Meet The Doctor

Oral Surgeon John L. Sheets, DDS

Dr. Jay Sheets was born in Columbus, Ohio, and raised in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. He is a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University and the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Dentistry. He completed residency training in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Carle Foundation Hospital in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois. In addition he completed a year of training in anesthesiology at Carle Foundation Hospital. Following completion of residency, Dr. Sheets taught residents for two years and achieved certification by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He established his private practice in Cape Girardeau, MO, in 1982, and has been in private practice since that time. In 2003, Dr. Sheets was appointed to serve on the Missouri Dental Board for a 5-year term. The following are Associations and Groups of which Dr. Sheets is a member:

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Dental Association
  • Missouri Dental Association
  • Missouri Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Southeast Missouri Dental Society
  • International College of Dentists
  • American College of Dentists

  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists (Diplomate)

  • Cape Girardeau County Area Medical Society

  • GROWS Implant Group (dental implant study club)

  • Cape Girardeau Chamber of Commerce

  • Sigma Chi Fraternity Life Member

Interests – Golf, hunting, fishing, boating, reading, travel, family activities.