Dr. Shupe is a prosthodontist, and with his expertise and years of experience, you will be well-cared for at his Kelowna office. To provide competent and effective treatment, Dr. Shupe is constantly upgrading his professional knowledge and techniques.
Dr. Shupe, a graduate of the University of Alberta, practiced general dentistry for 12 years prior to his specialty training in Prosthodontics, Maxillofacial Prosthetics and Dental Oncology at Louisiana State University and the University of Texas. He served as Associate Professor on the UBC Faculty of Dentistry for two years before moving to Kelowna in 1986.
Dr. Shupe is currently the Regional Practice Leader of the Department of Oral Oncology/Dentistry at the Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior in Kelowna. He is also a member of the British Columbia Society of Prosthodontists, the Association of Prosthodontists of Canada, the American College of Dentists, the International College of Dentists, and the Pierre Fauchard Academy.
When You Deserve a Specialist
Prosthodontists are experts in the restoration and replacement of teeth – they make smiles look beautiful and function the way they should. Many people think of prosthodontists as the quarterbacks of a dental treatment plan. They regularly lead a team of specialists to develop ideal solutions to your dental needs. Prosthodontists provide the highest level of dental care, expertly trained in tooth replacement, structure restoration and cosmetic rejuvenation.