Dr. James G. Shortell DDS, St. Louis Dentist

James G. Shortell, DDS

1608 Big Bend
St. Louis, MO 63117

(314) 781-7352

About Us


Meet the Doctor:

Dr. James G. Shortell received his undergraduate education at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. He received his D.D.S. from the University of Missouri at Kansas City in 1977 and has been in private practice since then.

The practice has been at its current location since 1979. Since obtaining his dental degree,  Dr. Shortell has been a member of the American Dental Association, the Missouri Dental Association, and the Greater St. Louis Dental Association.




Receptionist & Assistant:

Glenda Claussen, our receptionist and assistant, has been employed at our office since 1988. She attended Missouri College for dental assistant training, graduating in April of 1988. She handles the front office and also assists Dr. Shortell with treating patients.