Tara Willoughby, DDS

Meet Tara Willoughby, DDS

Tara Willoughby, DDS

Dr. Tara Willoughby was born in southwest Missouri. She grew up on a cattle farm in a small town. Her family would spend their free time going to the lake, fishing, and boating.

She received her bachelor’s degree from the College of the Ozarks in Human and Molecular Biology with a minor in Chemistry. After finishing her bachelor’s degree, she moved to Kansas City and assisted in an oral surgeon’s office. She then attended the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Dentistry for her dental degree.

Dr. Willoughby is very excited to be joining the team at S.A.H. & W. Dentistry and looks forward to years of future success. She has a passion for treating families and strives to always form personal relationships with her patients. She prides herself on making sure that her patients are comfortable and are fully informed of their dental needs and is always open to any questions that they may have. She is dedicated to continuing education to ensure she provides the most cutting-edge treatment and is a part of numerous dental societies.

  • American Dental Association
  • Florida Dental Association
  • Atlantic Coast District Dental Association

Dr. Willoughby loves being outdoors. She and her husband Blake enjoy being out on the water and kayaking. They love hiking and taking their mini Bernedoodle, Marnie, to the beach. Dr. Willoughby has a desire to travel the world to learn about new places and cultures. Family is an important value to her. She loves visiting her niece and nephew as well as the rest of her family back home in Missouri.

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