Shane Jenks

Pediatric Dentist


Personal Biography

Dr. Jenks was born and raised in Idaho, but has happily called Kansas City his home for the past two years. After dental school, he spent nearly five years on active duty serving as a general dentist in the U.S. Air Force. In his spare time, he enjoys running, playing basketball and football, camping, being outdoors, and spending time with his wife, Ashlee, and his four boys, Gavin, Tanner, Jaydon, and McKoy.

DMD

Case Reserve

Quotes

“I recognize the importance of ensuring quality care while providing a fun and educational environment where children can learn the importance of a healthy smile, and the impact on their emotional and general health.”

Personal Favorites

Dr. Jenks’s favorite sports teams are Cleveland Cavaliers, the San Francisco 49ers, and Oklahoma Sooners football. He also cheers on the Kansas Jayhawks basketball team and other local teams. When there isn’t a game on, Dr. Jenks’s favorite TV shows are Shark Tank and The 100. His favorite movies include Star Wars, Marvel movies, and Rudy. His favorite vacation was his trip to Thailand.

Professional Association

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Missouri Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Greater Kansas City Dental Society

Volunteer Experience

Team Smile, Missouri Mission of Mercy, Give Kids A Smile, U.S. Air Force dentist, two-year LDS mission in Michigan