Dr. Todd Whitfield grew up in Weatherford, Oklahoma, and always dreamed of becoming a dentist. He pursued his college degree from Southwestern Oklahoma State University. After graduation, he was aggressively recruited by several colleges for dentistry and he selected the University of Nebraska, in Lincoln, for its reputation as having one of the finest clinical dentistry programs in the nation. It was there that he completed his Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 1989.
Dr. Whitfield’s first post-graduate position was working at the United States Public Health Service from 1989-1991. He then went on to open his private dental practice in 1991. Dr. Whitfield was blessed with the ability to connect with people from all walks of life, which became a great asset in growing a successful dental practice. Dr. Whitfield was constantly advancing his dental skills and knowledge. In 2008 he enrolled in the Misch International Implant Institue and completed both the Surgical and Prosthetics Implant Course totaling 175 hours.
After 24 years of private practice and having twins later in life Dr. Whitfield realized he needed to balance his profession with his family life. He sold his dental practice in 2015 and obtained his IV dental sedation license in 2016. Advanced training in airway management and medical emergencies included, totaling approximately 100 hours. Early 2017 he gained his IV Portability by meeting all of the state dental board’s requirements.
In March of 2016, Dr. Whitfield launched Dental Surgical Solutions. Dr. Whitfield shares his vision with dentists on how they can increase their business with IV sedation dentistry. Dr. Whitfield and his team operate with the highest level of integrity and are true professionals. They are committed to providing impeccable patient care.