Born and raised in Northeast Oklahoma Dr. Shankle has always had a passion for taking care of his patients. Dr. Shankle graduated from NSU where he went on to OU’s College of Dentistry. Dr. Shankle graduated from the University of Oklahoma College fo Dentistry with distinction and was able to finish int the top ten of his class. Dr. Shankle purchased and lead a successful practice in Muskogee for 11 years. Dr. Shankle then purchased Pryor Dental Center and changed it to Pryor Creek Dental.
An accomplished outdoorsman, Dr. Shankle enjoys a very large extended family, he enjoys fishing and hunting. He takes pride in trying to continue his father’s legacy of hard work, helping others, and cattle ranching.