J. David Gipson, DDS, MD
Dr. J. David Gipson joined the practice in 1997. He grew up in Bolivar and attended Southwest Baptist University. He completed his dental education at University of Missouri School of Dentistry, Kansas City where he received the Dean’s Academic Achievement Award. Dr. Gipson received his Doctor of Medicine from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee. He completed his General Surgery internship as well as his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery internship and residency as Chief Resident at Vanderbilt University Medical Center with extended training in traumatic and cosmetic reconstruction of the face. Dr. Gipson is a member of the Academy of Osseointegration, the Greater Springfield Dental Society, the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Greene County Medical Society, American Medical Association, American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, and serves as head of the Dental Section at Cox Hospitals.
Dr. Gipson is a member of South Haven Baptist Church where he has serves as a deacon, and teaches in the High School department. Dr. Gipson enjoys running, coaching sports and spending time at the lake with his family. He is married to Julie Gipson and has six children.