Columbia’s most experienced Orthodontist, W. Scott Robinson has earned a reputation for simply outstanding orthodontics by applying the very best modern orthodontic technology and clinical practice. His treatment philosophy is to address the growth and development of the entire face, producing not only a great smile and healthy bite, but creating a more beautiful profile and face — for life.
Dr. Robinson earned a BA in Economics and Chemistry (with distinction) from the University of Missouri Kansas City in 1979, and attained his DDS degree in 1983. He completed the 36-month advanced educational requirements in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at UMKC in 1986. After nearly ten years of written and oral examinations and independent expert of review of Dr. Robinson’s patient outcomes, he earned the distinction of becoming a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics.
Dr. Robinson is a member of the American Association of Orthodontics, Midwestern Society of Orthodontics, American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association and the Columbia Dental Society. He is past president of the Missouri Society of Orthodontics, the UMKC Orthodontic Alumni Association, and the Columbia Dental Society. He is actively involved in the Columbia community and supports many local organizations, including serving on the boards of the Family Health Center, Heart of Missouri United Way, Ronald McDonald House and Northwest Rotary.
Dr. Robinson has two grown sons, Blake and Trevor. He and his wife, Cindi, live in Columbia. In his free time, Dr. Robinson enjoys attending MU ballgames, gardening, socializing with friends, and taking rides on his Harley Davidson motorcycle and vintage Vespa scooter!