Dr. Walker received his baccalaureate degree in neuroscience from Brigham Young University. Afterwards, he attended the University of Illinois at Chicago where he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery and was also awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy in Oral Sciences. Dr. Walker then attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he received his Orthodontic specialty certificate and was awarded a Master’s of Science in Oral Biology for his research in 3-Dimensional cone beam computed tomography.
He continues to be involved in academics as an adjunct research faculty member at the University of North Carolina and as a part-time clinical instructor in the undergraduate orthodontics program at the University of Missouri Kansas City.
Outside the Office
While his accomplishments are impressive, Dr. Walker considers his family to be the greatest success in his life. Dr. Walker has been married to his wife Teresa for 20 years. They have five children, twin girls, Annalise and Erica, and three boys, Ethan, Christian and Tate. When not at the office, Dr. Walker enjoys spending time with his family and trying to teach his children to play golf.