Dr. George Quirk, DDSMeet Dr. George Quirk

Meet Dr . Quirk

Diplomate  American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr. Quirk was born in Pennsylvania.  He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science degree and then continued his education at their school of dentistry. At this graduation, he was given membership in Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society.  During the Korean war, Dr. Quirk provided dentistry as a full lieutenant in the US Navy at Chase Field in Beeville, Texas.  Following honorable discharge, he began his studies of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Graduate School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania.  He and his wife, Anne, then returned to Texas where, in Houston, he completed the required years in hospital residency under Dr. Edward Hinds.

Dr. Quirk opened his private practice of OMS (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery) in Houston where he continues to practice with his colleagues Drs. Michael O’Shell and Thai Vuu.  During his many years as an OMS, Dr. Quirk served as President of the Houston Society of OMS, and as President of the Southwest Society of OMS. He continues membership with the Houston Society of OMS, the Southwest Society of OMS, the Texas Society of OMS, as a Fellow with the American Association of OMS, as a diplomate of the American Board of OMS, the Greater Houston Dental Society, the Texas State Dental Society, and the American Dental Society.  He is an active instructor with the ACLS team at the University of Texas at Houston Dental Branch.