Dr. Patrick Shipp, DMD
Dr. Patrick Shipp earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Mississippi College and his DMD degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He completed a one-year residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He continues his schooling by taking numerous continuing education courses to stay up-to-date on the latest in dentistry so he can provide the best care for his patients.
He has received the following awards from dental school: the Mississippi Dental Association Senior Aware, the American Academy of Endodontists Award, and the American Academy of Periodontology Award. Dr. Shipp is a member of the American Dental Association and the Mississippi Dental Association.
He grew up on a farm near Yazoo City and says he was attracted to dentistry because it allowed him to serve people and develop long-term relationships. Dentistry also provided him a way of combining science and art to relieve discomfort and make things beautiful at the same time.
Outside of the office, Dr. Shipp enjoys running, golfing, hunting, watching sports, traveling, and working in his yard. He and his wife Morgan have a beautiful daughter named Ruth and dog named Stella, who they adopted from the local shelter.