Excited About Your Smile
“Being an orthodontist is amazing because it allows me to watch the transformation my patients go through during treatment to improve their smiles.
A stunning smile may seem like a small thing, but it can make an incredible difference in a patient’s life.
I feel privileged to have the opportunity of guiding a patient along the journey to a beautiful smile, and the excitement it brings, for both the patient and myself.”
Dr. J.K. Dillehay attended the University of Mississippi, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology in 2006. After college, he moved to Memphis, TN, to attend the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry.
Dr. J.K. spent four years training to be a dentist, earning his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2010. Following dental school, Dr. J.K. continued his education to become a specialist in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics.
He attended the prestigious orthodontic program at the University of Tennessee, where he spent three years training to be an orthodontist, earning a Master of Science degree in 2013.
Dr. JK attends numerous continuing education courses every year to ensure that he is providing his patients with the best orthodontic care available.
He's devoted himself to further training in many subjects, including the latest orthodontic and dentofacial orthopedic treatments, airway focused orthodontics and treatment of TMJ disorders.
- Alumni Board for the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry
- American Academy of Craniofacial Pain
- American Association of Orthodontists
- American Dental Association
- Kansas Dental Association
- Southwest Society of Orthodontics
- Wichita District Dental Society
Outside of the Office
Dr. JK loves practicing in his hometown and giving back to a community that has provided so much for him and his family.
During his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife Camiell, their three children Vivian, Audrey and Kenny, and two Boston Terriers, Bonez and Rebel. His wife says his hobby is "collecting hobbies"- gardening, grilling, golfing, kayaking, home improvement projects- but his main hobby is fishing. Dr. JK also really enjoys movies and TV series.
Dr. JK is an avid college sports fan and loves spending time in Oxford, MS watching the Ole Miss Rebels play football; and in Koch Arena watching the Shockers play basketball.