The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff as well as their training, professional credentials, and work experience.
Dr. Kyle Shannon
Dr. Kyle Shannon began his practice of orthodontics in September 2000 with his father, Dr. Patrick Shannon.
"Dr. Kyle” is a Tulsa native, graduating from Edison High School in 1991. He attended Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado, where he majored in biochemistry. In 1994, he returned to the sooner state for his dental education at the University of Oklahoma in Oklahoma City. He graduated from dental school in 1998, earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery in June of that year. Immediately after graduation from dental school, he began his two-year post-graduate training in orthodontics, also in Oklahoma City. During his post-graduate studies, Dr. Shannon conducted research projects evaluating orthodontic relapse and congenitally missing teeth.
He holds a Masters degree in orthodontics. His professional affiliations include the following: American Dental Association, Oklahoma Dental Association, Tulsa Endodontic Study Club, Past President of the Tulsa County Dental Society, American Association of Orthodontists, the Southwest Society of Orthodontics, and the Oklahoma Orthodontic Society. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics.
Dr. Kyle enjoys outdoor sports including hunting, fishing, golf, and mountain biking. He has participated in dental mission trips to the Dominican Republic, Peru, Bolivia, and Mexico with the Christian Medical and Dental Society and First Presbyterian Church of Tulsa.
Dr. Patrick Shannon
Dr. Patrick Shannon began his orthodontic practice in Tulsa in 1972 with Dr. Stan Pastor, who has since retired. Dr. Shannon attended college at Texas A&M and Oklahoma State University where he earned a B.S. in 1961. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Missouri at Kansas City in 1965. After dental school, he completed a rotating dental internship at Brooke General Hospital. Following his internship, he served a three year tour of duty in Europe with the U.S. Army Dental Corps. He attained the rank of major.
Upon his discharge from the armed services, Dr. Shannon returned to the University of Missouri Dental School as a clinical instructor in periodontics and comprehensive dentistry. He began his graduate orthodontic training at Loyola University School of Dentistry in Chicago in 1970, obtaining his certificate of specialty in orthodontics in 1972.
Dr. Shannon's professional affiliations include the following: Tulsa County Dental Society, Oklahoma Dental Association, American Dental Association, Oklahoma Orthodontic Society, Southwestern Society of Orthodontists, American Association of Orthodontists, Texas Tweed Orthodontic Study Club, Bicentennial Orthodontic Study Club. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. He has served as president of the Tulsa County Dental Society and of the Endo Study Club. Pat and his wife, Genie, have five adult children with whom they enjoy many outdoor sports.
I grew up in California, but we transplanted to Oklahoma in 2006. I am married with two sons. I enjoy reading, shopping, and spending time with my family and friends. I love being a part of the team that helps you acheive the beautiful smile you want! See you at the office!
Hello! I am the Insurance Coordinator for Shannon and Shannon Orthodontics. I grew up in Kansas City, MO, but have lived in Oklahoma for 5 years. I am a huge Kansas Jayhawks Fan! :) I enjoy spending time with my boyfriend, Michael and our two dogs, a German Shepherd, Rogue, and Bentley, my Chihuahua. I look forward to meeting you and helping with any insurance questions you might have!
I grew up in Dallas, have been married 40 years, have 2 boys, 1 granddaughter, and 3 dogs. I enjoy riding our motorcycle and seeing where the road leads. I have been in ortho 41 years and love helping people get the smile they dream of.
I grew up among the vineyards of Michigan. I am married with four adult children, two of them are married. In my spare time I enjoy walking, hiking, swimming, and spending time with my family. I look forward to working with you!
Hello! I'm from a small town here in Oklahoma, but love the big city of Tulsa!!! I have two dogs that I call "my girls" - Bella, my English Bulldog, and Zoey, my Pug. I love sports and all kinds of music. (: I enjoy watching my favorite TV shows, listening to live music, going out with friends, and spending time with my family. I look forward to meeting you!
I am the Lab Tech, aka the man in charge of making all of the appliances and retainers. "Cool Beans! Right?"
Hi! I’m the office manager. I have been a member of this great team for over 25 years. I enjoy helping people! My greatest joy is my grandchildren and whenever I get the chance, I like to travel. We look forward to meeting you!
Hello! I'm the Professional Relations Coordinator, which means I'm the Marketing, Social Media, and Website Gal. My hometown is the small town of Hunter, OK, I graduated from Oklahoma State University, and am happy to now call Tulsa my home! I enjoy anything having to do with my three children and am delighted to be a part of the Shannon and Shannon Team. Please let me know how we can better serve you!
I have been with Shannon and Shannon since 2010 and always enjoy meeting and treating new patients. I live in Morris and love the area. When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my family. I hope to see you in the office!
I am the correspondence coordinator and also assist in the reception area. I have been serving patients at this office for over 22 years! I love the outdoors and really enjoy working with the flowers in my yard and with my fish and lily pond. I have 5 children and 9 wonderful grandchildren. Our team looks forward to meeting you!
I have lived in Oklahoma my entire life and I love my Sooner Football! I have two children that keep me busy with their activities. In my spare time I enjoy going to the lake, watching movies, or just hanging out with my kids. I look forward to seeing you in the office soon! My goal is to make your orthodontic experience as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.