Dr. Doug Schippers is a specialist who is dedicated to endodontic care in West Michigan. He offers a wide range of endodontic procedures including root canal therapy, endodontic retreatment, apicoectomy. He also treats cracked teeth and traumatic injuries to teeth.
He has been in practice in Holland, Michigan since 1986. Dr. Schippers graduated from the University of Michigan's department of endodontics. Dr. Schippers has been a member of the American Association of Endodontics (AAE), the American Dental Association (ADA), the Michigan Dental Association (MDA), the West Michigan Dental Association, and the Holland/Zeeland Dental Association since starting his practice.
He has lectured at the National Convention for the American Association of Endodontics and at local meetings. Dr. Schippers has developed two prototypes for the advancement of endodontic therapy. These include the A.I.D. or apical irrigation delivery system along with a new endodontic explorer. Dr. Schippers is constantly adding to his armamentarium for improving the quality of root canals. In the past this has included digital radiographs, nickel-titanium files, and negative pressure irrigation. In 2011 the cone-beam C.T. scanner was added, making Dr. Schippers the only endodontist in western Michigan with this technology.
Dr. Schippers' office is open Monday through Thursday 8am to 5pm. Our receptionist is in on Fridays from 8am to 4pm to assist you with any problem. The office is located at:
577 Michigan Ave., Suite 102
Holland, MI 49423
Please call 616.396.1239 to schedule an appointment