Ryan K. Holmes, DDS
Dental Education and Experience
Raised in Ossian, IN, Dr. Holmes received his dental degree from the Indiana University School of Dentistry after completing his undergraduate degree from Wabash College.
Continued Dental Education
Dr. Holmes focus while continuing his education has been on learning and implementing the latest dental techniques for the benefit of his patients. Dr. Holmes has traveled all over the country and studied with top dental educators in this quest. He became an Invisalign Certified Provider in 2003 and has nearly 15 years experience with this technique. He also has completed the 3 year Progressive Orthodontic Series, which teaches traditional braces. He is a longtime member of The Fort Study Club, a local organization for dentists striving for stay abreast of the latest advances in dentistry. Currently, Dr. Holmes is completing the Mastery Program at the prestigious Kois Center For Dental Excellence in Seattle, Washington. In Seattle, Dr. Holmes studies with Dr. John Kois, whom is generally considered one of the top dental educators in the world.
Professional Dental Associations
- American Dental Association (ADA)
- Indiana Dental Association (IDA)
- Isaac Knaap District Dental Society
- Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity
- Sigma Chi National Fraternity.
Dr. Holmes is active in his community and promotes dental health when he speaks to local parenting groups and preschools. As a school science fair judge, Dr. Holmes encourages elementary students to learn about oral health and has donated cash prizes for dental-related projects every year since 2011. He and his wife Tobie, have two daughters. They enjoy spending quiet time as a family between their children’s activities and travel. Dr. Holmes also enjoys golf and scuba diving.