Meet Your Wharton Dentist
Dr. David Tripulas
A Texas Tech undergraduate, Dr. Tripulas received his DDS from the University of Texas Health Science Center Dental Branch. He completed a general practice residency at the VA hospital and taught pharmacology at Wharton County Junior College of Dental Hygiene. Dr. Tripulas maintains professional memberships in the American Dental Association (ADA), the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), the Texas Dental Association (TDA), and the Greater Houston Dental Society.
To offer patients the highest quality care, Dr. Tripulas continues to advance his skills and has completed a fellowship with the AGD. He was awarded Mastership from the AGD in 1993, an honor awarded to only 2200 dentists in 44 years. Active in the community, Dr. Tripulas has served on the boards of the Wharton Chamber of Commerce, Wharton Little League, Wharton Country Club, Wharton Parks and Recreation, and is currently a Lions Club member. Dr. Tripulas and wife Michelle have a son and daughter. His hobbies include golf and fishing.