Jay W. Hildreth, DDS
Dr. Jay Hildreth graduated from Shawnee Mission East High School in Prairie Village, Kansas, in 1962. After attending the University of Kansas and University of Missouri at Kansas City for undergraduate studies, he entered the University of Missouri at Kansas Citiy Dental School, graduating in 1969. He married his wife, Judy, in 1967. They moved to Fort Knox, Kentucky, in August of 1969 as Dr. Hildreth served in the Army Dental Corps. While they were in Fort Knox, their first son, Jim, was born. After the service, Dr. Hildreth took over the practice of Dr. Throop in Wamego in August 1971. Their second son, Rob, was born in October 1972. Dr. Hildreth practiced in Wamgeo until 2000. At that time, he semi-retired due to health limitations. Rob has three children. Dr. Hildreth and his wife enjoy following their grandchildren’s activities.
Dr. Hildreth has extensive experience in all phases of dentistry, including restorative, crowns, bridges, endodontics, extractions, preventive, and periodontal. For recreation, Dr. Hildreth enjoys canoeing, boating, fishing, camping, and traveling. He also enjoys playing Bridge with Judy during the winter months.