Joshua J. Ricker, DDS
"Daily contact with people is what I like most about being a dentist. I enjoy using my abilities to enhance the smiles, self-confidence, and overall health of my patients.”
Dentist in Hannibal, MO
In dentistry, every day brings a new challenge. Also, each patient is a unique individual and requires customized treatment. That’s why Dr. Ricker is very thankful for the solid foundation of knowledge he received in dental school. His extensive training has given him the capability to meet these everyday challenges, with long-lasting, superb results for his patients.
Dr. Ricker’s state-of-the-art education in dental school has provided him the tools needed to deliver quality dental care to his patients. In order to maintain the highest quality of care, he continues to advance his education and expand upon his current dental knowledge and skills.
Improved Care Through Shared Knowledge
Another way Dr. Ricker continues to increase his dental knowledge is by staying active with professional associations. By meeting with other dentists, he can get practical feedback on the advantages of the latest techniques and dental equipment. This professional networking also provides an opportunity to learn about particular dental challenges, how they were treated, and what was learned in the process.
- DDS: University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Dentistry
- BS: University of Iowa, Iowa City
- Missouri Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Dental Association