“I am committed to performing high-quality dentistry while putting the patient’s comfort first.” – Dr. Tilson
Dr. Tilson is a graduate of Miami University, and earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He served in the US Navy at Camp Pendleton, California and practiced dentistry in Southern California for two years before returning to Columbus.
Dr. Tilson took over a practice in Bexley which he ran for 14 years before building and moving to Gahanna in 2000, where he and Dr. Fleitz have operated a state-of-the-art practice.
Dr. Tilson has served the profession of dentistry in many capacities, including as President of the Columbus Dental Society, a trustee for 12 years on the Ohio Dental Association Foundation, and as a board member of the Ohio Dental Political Action Committee. He earned a fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry and received a membership in the American College of Dentists.
On the local level, Dr. Tilson actively participates in a study club, the Ohio Dental Forum, and strives to update his knowledge in the newest dental techniques.
Dr. Tilson and his wife Bethanne have three grown daughters and three grandsons living in Brooklyn, New York. Golfing and bicycling are his passions.