About Dr. Proctor
All professionals at Southwest Dental Group maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Dr. Proctor believes that practicing dentistry is a special kind of service. Many patients have fear and anxiety from bad dental experiences in the past. Advances in dental technology can help them to overcome those concerns. He believes that dentistry has truly never been better or easier.
Dr. Chris Proctor grew up in Abilene, Texas and is an honors graduate of Cooper High School. He went on to Hardin-Simmons University, where he played on the tennis team for four years, and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. He continued his education at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in May 2001.
He is married to Sarah, his high school sweetheart. They have three teenage sons: twins Jack and Noah, and “special singleton” Henry. In his time off he loves spending time with them, and he also enjoys playing tennis and golf.
Education & Certification:
Cooper High School
Bachelor of Science, Hardin-Simmons University
Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Dental School
Affiliations & Memberships:
American Dental Association
Texas Dental Association
17th District Dental Society, Dental Board Member 2003-2009, President 2008-2009
The Crown Council
Center for Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry
Texas Mission of Mercy – Abilene, Director: 2013, 2015