After successfully garnering his Bachelor of Science form Marquette University, Dr. McKinnon was accepted into the Marquette University School of Dentistry, graduating in 1989, going into private practice in Appleton, Wisconsin.
A firm believer in continuing education, Dr. McKinnon is a Graduate of the Pankey Institute clinical studies at Level I and II. With soft tissue management care a high priority of preventative oral health maintenance, he also attended advanced courses early in his career attending Northwestern University School of Dentistry with Periodontal Tissue Management I, II and III from 1990-1993.
In 1994, Dr. McKinnon became an Associate Fellow in the Academy of Implant Dentistry through the Medical College of Georgia. As more and more people are concerned about not merely the functional aspects of dentistry, but equally the esthetic concerns of their appearance that begins with a smile, Dr. McKinnon became Invisalign Certified in 2006, along with the entire staff at McKinnon Dental. Dr. McKinnon is also a member of the American Dental Association, the Wisconsin Dental Society, a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry and Outagamie Dental Society. McKinnon, along with his staff, also attend dental conventions keeping abreast of the latest technology available as well as new procedure introduction offered at the Chicago Dental Society Mid-Winter Meetings and the American Dental Association International Conventions. Dr. McKinnon is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support.