Dr. John Wiles

Dr. John Wiles attended Ball State University, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature before pursuing his dental degree at the Indiana University School of Dentistry. Prior to joining Gentle Dentist, Dr. Wiles served patients in the Rushville, Indiana, area for 22 years. Dr. Wiles lives in Knightstown with his wife of 25 years, Jan, and their bull mastiff, Gracie. They have three sons: Caleb, Owen and Henry. In his free time, he enjoys fishing, reading, hunting and spending time with family.

Why are oral cancer screenings so important?

Did you know that April is Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness month? The Oral Cancer Foundation tells us that nearly 54,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral or oropharyngeal cancer this year. Of the people newly diagnosed with these cancers, only about 57% will live longer than five years. Often, this type of cancer […]

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