Dr. Robert Burks has been creating beautiful smiles since 1980. He has devoted his career to helping patients enjoy all the benefits of a healthy, beautiful smile. As the art and science of dentistry continually evolve, Dr. Burks and his staff devote a great deal of time throughout the year to study all that dentistry has to offer, in order to provide you with the most exceptional dental care. Dr. Burks completes over 100 hours of continuing education courses each year and is a member of the Seattle Dental Study Club.
Dr. Burks is a graduate of Emory University Dental School in Atlanta, Georgia and completed his undergraduate studies in biology and chemistry at Florida Southern College in Lakeland, Florida.
Both Dr. Burks and his wife, Allison, have enjoyed a lifetime of service to their church and community. His favorite pastime is being “Poppy” to his five young grandchildren: Reagan, Noah, Caleb, Riley and Lucy. His other hobbies include staying fit, reading, building almost anything, woodworking, wood lathe turning, photography and his computer. In his spare time, you will find him remodeling the home that he and Allison share with a miniature Dachshund, Maddie; two Bichon Frises, Murphy and Toby; and a cat, Chloe.
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Dr. Robert Burks is proud to participate in the Give Back a Smile program offered through the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and Donated Dental Services through the Dental Lifeline Network. Through these programs, volunteer dentists restore smiles to those who have suffered from dental neglect, either from physical abuse in the past or from illnesses that have kept them from receiving needed dental care. There are no words to describe how it feels to give someone a reason to smile again!