Dr. Shiver began practicing dentistry in 1980 in Valdosta, Ga where he has since been in practice for over 35 years. Dr. Shiver has been married to his wife, Brenda Shiver, for 38 years. They have two children together, Bucky and Brooke Shiver. Dr. Shiver and his team are dedicated to maintaining and improving the dental health of all of his patients.
Dr. Shiver a graduate of Moultrie High School Class of 1972, Valdosta State College Class of 1976, and the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry class of 1980. He has continued his education by graduating of the Medical College of Georgia’s Maxi Course in Implantology, where he obtained over 360 hours of post graduate studies in placing implants. Dr Shiver is also a charter member of Advanced Dental Studies which was establish in 2009 at Atlanta’s Institute for Advanced Education. Dr. Shiver is also a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, an active member of the American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association, Southwestern District Dental Society, and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. Dr. Shiver continually exceeds the amount of the yearly continuing education required by the Georgia State Board of Dentistry by over 4 times the recommended amount. Dr. Shiver and his knowledgeable staff are committed to maintaining the most advanced and up to date methods for treating their patients.
Dr. Shiver loves the outdoors, he is an avid landscape and wild life photographer and loves hiking and camping. One of his most memorable hikes was a Rim to Rim hike of the Grand Canyon in 2014.