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Garry L. Myers, D.D.S.

Garry L. Myers, D.D.S.

Director, Advanced Education Program in Endodontics

Lyons Dental Building
520 North 12th Street
Box 980566
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0566
Phone: (804) 628-2903
Email: gmyers3@vcu.edu


  • Certificate in Endodontic, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX, 1991
  • D.D.S., University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, 1985
  • B.A. in Biochemistry, University of Texas, Austin, TX, 1979

Board certification

  • American Board of Endodontics

Professional affiliations

  • American Association of Endodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • International Association of Dental Traumatology
Dr. Myers received his D.D.S. degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center – San Antonio dental school in 1985. Upon graduation, he entered the USAF where over the next 13 years he served in the armed forces as a dental officer. During this time he completed a residency program in endodontics at Wilford Hall Medical Center in 1991 and subsequently completed the requirements to become a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics in 1994.

In 1998, Dr. Myers left the USAF to enter private practice in Olympia, Washington where he practiced for the next 16 years. In 2007 he began teaching part-time at the University of Washington dental school in Seattle working with the endodontic residents on a weekly basis. Dr. Myers was actively involved with the Washington State Association of Endodontists where he served as president in 2006-07. Dr. Myers joined the VCU endodontic department on a full-time basis in July 2014 as an assistant professor. He is also currently involved with the AAE having served on the AAE board of directors and executive committee since 2010. Dr. Myers’ outside interests include the Iditarod, photography and sports.