For more than four decades, Dr. Frank L. Higginbottom, DDS has been as well-respected and reputable cosmetic dentist in Dallas at Dallas Esthetics. Working together with Richard Derksen, DMD, MS, who has been in the dental field for more than six years, the team of dentists provides state-of-the-art, personalized dentistry services to the residents of Dallas. Supported by a passion to provide full oral health care with comfort and convenience, Dr. Higginbottom and Dr. Derksen use the latest dental advancements to exceed oral health needs. Through their mission for excellence, we congratulate to Dr. Derksen and Dr. Higginbottom for winning recent awards at the Annual Dallas County Dental Society Dinner. During the prestigious dinner, Dr. Higginbottom was the award recipient for the Lifetime Achievement Award and Dr. Derksen was honored with the New Dentist of the Year award.
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Dr. Higginbottom was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Annual Dallas County Dental Society Dinner due to his 44-year commitment to the dental field. After attending the University of Oklahoma, Dr. Higginbottom earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Baylor College of Dentistry upon graduating with honors in 1971. Upon graduation, Dr. Higginbottom was awarded the silver medal for Academic and Clinical Excellence. Through his various academic and professional achievements, Dr. Higginbottom now holds a faculty position of Associate Clinical Professor in the Departments of Oral Surgery and Prosthodontics as a prosthodontist in Dallas. In addition, he commits weekly to aid dental residents in Baylor’s Clinic. In addition, he also holds a position at the University of Texas Health Science Center.
With several published articles pertaining to dental literature, Dr. Higginbottom often lectures on a national and international level. In addition to his passion for the dental field, Dr. Higginbottom is very family-focused and oriented, which carries over into the care he provides his patients.
Dr. Derksen joined Dr. Higginbottom’s practice three years ago to provide complete comprehensive care to the Dallas area. Through his extensive dental training and accomplishments at Dallas Esthetics, Dr. Derksen was awarded the New Dentist of the Year Award at the Annual Dallas County Dental Society Dinner.
As a graduate of the Southern Methodist University, where Dr. Derksen received his Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, he went on to graduate from Boston University’s School of Dental Medicine. His passion for dentistry led him to earn a Master’s in Science and Certificate in Prosthodontics from Baylor College of Dentistry. Now, as a board certified Prosthodontist since 2014, he combines his extensive training and qualifications with Dr. Higginbottom’s to offer elite dental services.
Most Trusted Dentist in Dallas
Together, Dr. Higginbottom and Dr. Derksen strive to provide only the best care with gentleness and compassion. Combining their knowledge in dentistry with the latest dental advancements, they have quickly become the preferred dentist in Dallas for complete dental care.
Dr. Higginbottom and Dr. Derksen strive to exceed oral health needs through the highest quality of care. If you’re ready to experience the difference with award-winning dentists who care, call (214) 761-8312 to schedule an appointment.