MEET DR. Lance
Oral Surgeon in Columbia
Dr. John Lance held a license in North Carolina prior to joining our group and now holds a specialty license in Missouri. He started seeing patients here in August 2014 and they have been quick to praise his clinical personality, approach and surgical expertise.
Dr. John C. Lance was born in Moline, IL and grew up in Davenport, IA. He attended the University of Iowa and earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. He completed a General Practice Residency in Dentistry at Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, followed by a Teaching Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at The Ohio State University. He went on to receive his certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
In August, 2014, after thirteen years of solo practice in Coastal North Carolina, he returned to the Midwest to join Coyle and Lance Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in serving the people of mid-Missouri.
Dr. Lance is Board Certified in the specialty of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He is an active member of The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, The American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, The American Dental Association, and their respective state and local societies.
Dr. Lance retired from practice June 30, 2020 after 6 years of service to the patients of mid-Missouri. We appreciate everything he brought to the practice and the care he provided for many thousands of patients! Best wishes to him, his wife Susan, and their family!