Endodontist, John B. Dale, D.M.D., M.S.
Undergraduate Studies: Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Externship: Oromaxillofacial Trauma Externship, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH
Doctorate Degree: 1995, SIU School of Dental Medicine, Alton, IL
U.S. Navy: 1996, Hospital Dentistry Residency, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
U.S. Navy: 1997, 3rd Marine Expeditionary Unit, Okinawa, Japan
U.S. Navy: 1998, Branch Dental Clinic, Newport, RI
Master of Science Degree and Specialty Certificate: 2001, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Private Practice: Wisconsin Endodontic Group) 2001-2003
Dr. Dale opened his practice in Peoria in February 2004. He opened his second location in East Peoria in 2016 to help serve his patients who live and work closer to this area.
In 2008, Dr. Dale became Board Certified by the American Board of Endodontics and remains certified today. He is an active member of the American Association of Endodontics, the Illinois State Dental Society and the Peoria District Dental Society. He believes in the importance of continuing education and stays up to date with the latest Endodontic procedures, research and studies. His offices are equipped with the very latest technologies, and he practices evidence-based endodontics to assure his patients receive the best treatment possible. Known for his warm and gentle personality, he prides himself in performing endodontics gently and to the highest of standards. Like Dr. Solanki, his philosophy is to treat each patient as he would like his loved ones treated. He is the most experienced endodontist in the Peoria area, and the only one who is Board Certified by the American Board of Endodontics.
Over the years, Dr. Dale has pursued many hobbies, which include officiating high school basketball and baseball, upland bird hunting, skeet shooting, fishing, hiking and playing music. He is well-versed on several instruments and plays many genres. Dr. Dale has his private pilot’s license and enjoys traveling, sports, reading and spending time with his family. He married his wife, Sarah, in 1994, and they have one daughter (and her many pets!). He enjoys coaching his daughter’s softball team in the summer. He is an active member of St. Mary’s in Kickapoo, where he also plays music.