Patrick Lucaci, D.D.S, M.D.
In 1999, Dr. Patrick Lucaci received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery Degree from Makerere University, with credits from Queen’s University in Belfast and the Karolinski Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. After earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City in 2009, Dr. Lucaci continued on to earn his medical degree from the University of Missouri School of Medicine in 2012. He then returned to UMKC and completed a year of General Surgery Residency in 2013 and earn his Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from UMKC School of Medicine in 2015.
Dr. Lucaci is certified in ACLS, BLS, PALS, and ATLS, and he is a proud member of the following organizations:
- American Dental Association (ADA)
- American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)
- American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS)
- Kansas Dental Association (KDA)
- Missouri Dental Association (MDA)
David A. Jackson, DDS
Dr. David A. Jackson graduated from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Dentistry in 2011. He joined our team in 2017 and enjoys the opportunity to blend science and art to help patients achieve their vision of their optimal oral health. Dr. Jackson completed a 2-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program that further trained him in comprehensive treatment planning, incorporating digital dentistry, and complete implant dentistry, both surgical and restorative treatment. He is also a member of the Academy of General Dentistry. Outside of the office, Dr. Jackson enjoys activities with his family such as golf, bowling, and table tennis.
“Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives.” -William A. Foster
Anna Cameron Shapiro, DDS
Dr. Shapiro graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Missouri in 1991. She then completed her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Missouri – Kansas City. Dr. Shapiro has also completed certifications and continuing education courses on sleep medicine, Clear Braces™, and implant dentistry. She joined our team in 2017 and enjoys the comradery with her teammates. Dr. Shapiro also looks forward to getting to know her patients and making a difference in their smiles, which makes her work fun.
Dr. Shapiro has volunteered with Christina’s Smile, Miles of Smiles (which provides dental care for children in need), and with the Parkville Animal Shelter, working events and fostering kittens. Outside of the office, Dr. Shapiro likes traveling, taking long walks with her dogs, and watching her daughters’ activities.
“Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.” -Margaret Mead
Bryce S. Brown, DDS
Dr. Bryce S. Brown graduated from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Dentistry in 2016; he has completed continuing education courses in sleep apnea and implant dentistry. He joined our team in 2017 and enjoys helping patients restore their smiles. Dr. Brown is always eager to learn about new techniques and procedures to ensure the best quality patient care. In his free time, Dr. Brown likes to spend time with his wife and dog, watch Chiefs football, Royals baseball and stay active.
“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t–you’re right.” – Henry Ford
Jane Jiao, DDS
Dr. Jane Jiao is board-certified in periodontology and implant dentistry. Dr. Jiao earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of California, Los Angeles. She received both her specialty training in Periodontology and a Master of Medical Science degree at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Jiao received her Bachelor of Arts in Integrative Biology with Honors from the University of California, Berkeley.
Dr. Jiao is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Graduate Periodontics at the UMKC School of Dentistry. She was the recipient of the Dentium Postgraduate Research Grant Award, American Academy of Implant Dentistry Foundation Research Grant, and American Academy of Periodontology Dental Student Achievement Award.
In her free time, Dr. Jiao enjoys cooking, catching up on shows and movies, going to concerts and sports games, and spending time with family and her French bulldog, “King” Louis. Dr. Jiao and her husband also love to travel and have been to 44 states.