A practicing orthodontist since 1979, Dr. Shepard maintains memberships with the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, Texas Association of Orthodontists, Texas Dental Association, Rio Grande Valley District Dental Society, and the Southwest Society of Orthodontists.


Dr. Shepard attended Trinity University, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree before graduating from Baylor College of Dentistry with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1977. He continued at Baylor to receive his Certificate in Orthodontics and his Master of Science in Dentistry degree in 1979.

Outside the Office

Away from the office, Dr. Shepard enjoys photography, fishing, bird watching, hunting, and traveling.