Dr. King is a graduate of the University of Tennessee at Memphis Dental School. She is a graduate of post-graduate programs at the Pankey Institute, the Pacific Aesthetic Continuum (PAC-Live) at the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, The Hornbrook Group and the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies. Dr. King is presently a clinical instructor of full-mouth reconstruction with the Aesthetic Masters program and has lectured extensively at educational seminars throughout the country.
She is one of only a few dentists in the world to be Accredited and achieve Fellowship status with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), which is recognized as the highest level of competence in cosmetic dentistry. Dr. King is regarded by many of her peers as the nations’ leading female cosmetic dentist, which resulted in her selection as a featured cosmetic dentist on ABCs show “Extreme Makeover.”
Dr. Debra King has been featured as an expert on dental trends extensively in the media including CBS, CNN, The Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, Fox News, InStyle, Vogue, Glamour, USA Today, and UK’s The Guardian, and she was featured in the before and after gallery on Consumer Guide to Dentistry. This consumer resource provides comprehensive information about numerous dental topics, including braces, veneers, TMJ, teeth whitening, and dentures.