James T. Voorhees, DDS
Dr. Jim Voorhees grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, and is one of six in a family of four boys and two girls. He attended Saint Louis University and received degrees in biology and psychology in 1982. Dr. Voorhees then attended the University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Dentistry and graduated in 1986. He located back to St. Louis after graduation and established his own dental office with his wife, Amy, whom he met in dental school. Amy is a registered dental hygienist. They remained in St. Louis and were blessed with three children, a son Tommy, and two daughters, Alli and Courtney.
In 1997, Dr. Voorhees moved his young family to Gainesville, Florida, and attended a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Florida, College of Dentistry. Dr. Voorhees holds a certificate in Temporomandibular Disorders and Orofacial Pain. In September 1999, Dr. Voorhees assumed the office he currently operates. He and Amy love Kansas City and are long-standing members of Good Shepherd Catholic Church. His family has always been his main activity. Tommy graduated from KSU with a business marketing degree, Alli graduated from KU with a degree in secondary education, and his youngest daughter is attending the UMKC School of Dental Hygiene. Dr. Voorhees enjoys spending time in the country with his Chocolate Lab, Casey.