Get to know Dr. Dake
EducationUniversity of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental SurgeryBaylor College of Dentistry, Master of Science in Dentistry & Orthodontic Certification
Professional OrganizationsAmerican Association of OrthodontistsMissouri Dental SocietyDiplomate of American Board of OrthodonticsAmerican Dental AssociationMissouri Society of OrthodontistsDamon Study ClubORMCO’s™ Insiders Club
Orthodontist in Joplin, Missouri: Specializing in braces and InvisalignⓇ
Dr. Mark Dake is a Missouri native and a founder of Rock Dental Brands and Westrock Orthodontics. He graduated from Mountain Grove High School and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He went on to receive his Master of Science in Dentistry and Orthodontic Certification from the Baylor College of Dentistry.
As a Board Certified Orthodontist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, Dr. Dake takes pride in the successful treatment of many patients throughout many communities over the years. He specializes in providing braces and Invisalign® to children, teens, and adults concentrating on creating an excellent bite that results in a more natural-looking smile. Dr. Dake has earned Silver Tier status for his treatment in Invisalign®. He loves serving the Joplin community!
“I enjoy seeing my patients smiles improve as well as the self-confidence that is gained from a healthy, beautiful smile.”
Dr. Dake is a pilot and enjoys flying to visit his family. He and his wife, Kim, have been married for 40 years and have three children. One of his sons, Merritt Dake, is the Chief Executive Officer of Rock Dental Brands.