About The Dentist
Richard Poole, DMD has been providing dental care for over twenty years. His dedication to his practice, along with being a pioneer in the field of cosmetic dentistry, is shown in the many smiles he has helped to create. Dr. Poole is focused on providing outstanding care, and continuously seeks to refine his specialty through continuing education.
He is dedicated to serving his the field through membership in the following organizations:
- Pierre Fauchard Honorary Society
- Mississippi Dental Association
- Fourth District Dental Society, Past President
- Jackson Dental Study Club, Past President
- Louisiana Chapter of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Richard Poole, DMD also takes a hands-on approach by serving as a clinical instructor at the University Of Mississippi School Of Dentistry, lecturing to his peers and students. He travels throughout the U.S. for public speaking events about cosmetic dentistry and practice administration. Dr. Poole has also published works in leading dental journals on both tooth fractures and cosmetic dentistry.
Richard Poole, DMD also travels with Christian health ministries, donating his skills to underprivileged individuals abroad. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Salt & Light Ministries, a non-profit Christian-based organization that brings medical, dental, housing and missionary services to Honduras.
When he is not donating his time as a dentist he spends his time mentoring young boys and enjoying the outdoors by being an active scout leader with the Boy Scouts of America. Richard Poole, DMD also enjoys restoring and driving antique automobiles, and belongs to a number of clubs that share his enthusiasm.
- Antique Vehicle Club of Mississippi
- Magnolia State Model T Ford Club
- English Motoring Club of Mississippi
- Model T Ford Club of America