41st Street Office
918-743-2321

South Sheridan Office
918-299-1223

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. Patrick Shannon
Tiffany  
Linda
Tracy  
Patricia
Melissa Mary
Laurie Cindy
 
   
 
   

 

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 Orthodontists.

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.


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.

   
   
Linda     
Hello, my name is Linda. I have worked for Drs. Shannon and Shannon for over 25 years. I enjoy meeting new people. I'll do my best to answer any orthodontic questions you may have. I'm originally from Iowa and yes, I am a Hawkeye fan!
   
Tracy     
Hello! My name is Tracy. 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.
   
Patricia     
Hi, my name is Patricia. I am the correspondence coordinator and also assist in the reception area. I have been serving patients at this office for almost 15 years! I love the outdoors and really enjoy working with the flowers in my yard and with my fish and lily pond. I am happily married with 5 children and 9 wonderful grandchildren. Our team looks forward to meeting you!
   
Mary     
Hi! I’m Mary, the office manager. I have been a member of this great team for over 20 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!
   
Cindy     
Hello, my name is Cindy! I grew up among the vineyards of Michigan. I am married with four children: two who have recently graduated from college and two currently in college. I love going to football games with my family and cheering the Sooners on to victory! In my spare time I enjoy walking, hiking, swimming, and spending time with my family, and oh yes, shopping with my daughter!
   
Melissa     
Hi! I'm Melissa. I have been involved in dentistry for over 20 years and always enjoy meeting and treating new patients. I live in Claremore and love the area. When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my family. I hope to see you in the office!
   
Tiffany     
Hello! I’m Tiffany. I’ve been working at Drs. Shannon and Shannon’s since October of 2005. I am a Tulsa area native but have moved around a lot with my husband who was in the military. We returned to home to raise our two amazing children. I love coming to work everyday and look forward to meeting our new patients.
   
Laurie     
Hello, my name is Laurie. I am a receptionist and Insurance coordinator at Shannon Orthodontics. I have been part of the team for over 3 years. If you speak with someone on the phone, there is a pretty good chance it is me! I am happy to help and navigate the always changing process of insurance benefits. I hope to speak with you soon!