Robert L. DeShazer, DMD, MAGD
Dr. DeShazer's professional experience encompasses over 35 years of dedicated service to generations of families in the Pell City area.
After graduating with a bachelor's degree with honors in biology from Auburn University, Dr. DeShazer received his Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) degree from University of Alabama Birmingham in 1979.
Following dental school, Dr. DeShazer provided dental care for children in underserved schools through the State of Alabama mobile dental clinic. He began construction of his dental office in Pell City in the spring of 1980, opening in September.
In 1998 Dr. DeShazer expanded his facility to better serve his patients. Today he practices comprehensive general and cosmetic dentistry, addressing all phases of oral health from childhood to elderly.
Dr. DeShazer continues his education through his membership in the American Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry. He has achieved Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry, an accomplishment that requires over 1,000 hours of continuing education in all disciplines of dentistry. Dr. DeShazer has been appointed as a member of the prestigious Pierre Fauchard Society and is past President of the Alabama Academy of General Dentistry. He is a recipient of the Top Dentists Award from the Consumer's Research Council of America.
Dr. DeShazer and his wife Dianne have been married for 28 years. Their daughter and fellow dentist Dr. Claire Leverton joined Dr. DeShazer in practice in 2016. Dr. DeShazer's favorite hobbies include gardening and landscaping, and he is a beginning golfer.
"I chose dentistry because I liked the idea of using my skills of communicating and interacting with people combined with the technical aspect of working with my hands in almost an artistic endeavor to improve people's smiles and overall health."
— Dr. Bob DeShazer
Looking for a dentist near you?
General and cosmetic dentist Dr. Robert DeShazer provides dental care for children and adults in his Pell City, Alabama practice. Our local dental office is located just off of Hwy 231 and Hwy 34 and is convenient to Talladega, Lincoln, Moody and surrounding central Alabama communities. We welcome new patients and invite you to Contact Us for more information about DeShazer Leverton Family and Cosmetic Dentistry.