Bennett Family Dentistry
Michael Bennett, DDS
Ashley Blattner, DDS
Ross Bennett, DDS
Blake Essner, DDS
Cape Girardeau Family Dentist Dr. Bennett
Our Family Caring For Your Family
(573) 334-8013
989 North Mt. Auburn Road
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
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Dr. Ross A. Bennett


Missouri Dental Association: "Outstanding New Dental Leader" 2011

American Dental Association: "Legislative Excellence Award" 2011

Continuing Education

Hornbrook Functional Anterior Aesthetics Program 2012
Advanced Education in Sleep Apnea
Aesthetic Dentistry - Veneers
Aesthetic Dentistry - KOR Whitening
Aesthetic Dentistry - Composite Bonding Dental Sleep Medicine
Endodontics - Root Canal Therapy
Orthodontics - Invisalign
Restorative Dentistry - Crowns and Bridges
Restorative Dentistry - Implants

Professional Memberships

Fellow, International College of Dentists
American Dental Association (ADA)
Missouri Dental Association (MDA)
    - House of Delegates, 2010
     - House of Delegates, 2009
Southeast District Missouri Dental Association
    - President, 2011
Cape Area Dental Study Club
Xi Psi Phi Dental Fraternity
    - President, 2007
    - President, 2006

Other Memberships

St. Andrew Lutheran Church
Lions Club International
Men's Fraternity
    - Class Leader, 2008-2010
Men At The Cross Steering Committee
Southeast Missouri State University Booster Club
National Federation of Independent Business
Phi Gamma Delta Social Fraternity


DDS, University of Missouri- Kansas City School of Dentistry
BS, Dentistry, Baylor University
Baylor University Varsity Baseball
    - Academic All-American, 1st Team     - All Big XII Conference, 1st Team


Dr. Ross Bennett resides in Cape Girardeau and enjoys spending time with his wife, Jocey, and their children. His other interests include sports and music. After graduating from Cape Central High School, Dr, Ross was drafted by the Montreal Expos (now the Washington Nationals) to play professional baseball. He turned down the offer and was later honored to be named 1st Team Academic All-American as well as 1st Team All Big XII Conference while playing baseball at Baylor University.

Dr. Ross is very active in the community. He has been a speaker at several local elementary, junior high, and high schools. Dr. Ross has volunteered to perform dental screenings at local schools as well as participated in the "Give Kids A Smile" program. Dr. Ross states, "Teaching and working with youth have always been passions of mine. Throughout my education, I have been blessed to learn from some of our nation's top instructors. I find it a privilege to pass that knowledge on to others. I have enjoyed speaking at several local schools about dentistry and look forward to sharing more about oral health in this community."

Dr. Ross Bennett is regularly featured on the television program "Ask Your Doctor." Past episodes are available for your viewing at the website and the program airs every Thursday night at 8:00pm. In 2010, Dr. Ross become the first and only dentist in Southeast Missouri to be SomnoMed certified for Sleep Apnea appliances. Dr. Ross teams up with local physicians to treat patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea.

meet the doctors

Cape Girardeau Family Dentist

Office Hours

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  • 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • 7:00am - 5:00pm
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  • 7:00am - 5:00pm
  • 7:00am - 4:00pm

Contact Info
Phone | (573) 334-8013
Fax | (573) 334-4101
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