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.