Meet Dr. Darrell M. Curtis
Dr. Curtis grew up in central Pennsylvania and graduated from Cumberland Valley High School. He received his dental degree from the University of Maryland in 2011. Following dental school, he completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, and then went on to serve a three year tour of duty as a general dentist at Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany. Dr. Curtis was accepted into the Air Force Post-Graduate Dental School Endodontics Residency and received his specialty certification in 2017. During that time, he received extensive clinical and didactic training in non-surgical root canal therapy, apical microsurgery, and trauma management. He also earned a master’s degree from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences for research that he ultimately had published in the Journal of Endodontics. Upon graduation, Dr. Curtis completed a three-part exam (Board-Certification) in route to becoming a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. Dr. Curtis served a dual role as a clinical Endodontist and staff dentist for 8 AEGD-1 residents at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida from 2017-2021. In 2019 Dr. Curtis was honored to receive the Air Force Material Command Dental Educator of the Year award as well as the 96th Dental Squadron Field-Grade Officer of the Year award. Dr. Curtis cares deeply for the well-being of his patients and always seeks to provide a patient-centered and comfortable experience.
Dr. Curtis is married and has 5 boys. He spends much of his free time coaching and playing sports with his kids. He is happy to be home in Mechanicsburg and reuniting with family.