About the Doctor

Dr. Michael P. McClain

DrMcClainDr. McClain has been setting the highest standards of excellence in orthodontics for nearly 40 years! A native of Mayfield, Kentucky, Dr. McClain attended Murray State University and was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity. He then earned his dental degree from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. After graduating from dental school, he practiced in Clinton, Kentucky for a year before joining the US Navy Dental Corps. Before retiring in 1996 as a Navy Commander, he was stationed in Bermuda; Spain; Bethesda Naval Hospital; Washington DC; Ft. Meade, Maryland; and Norfolk, Virginia. Upon leaving the Navy, Dr. McClain purchased his current Paris orthodontic practice from Dr. Ernie Kuhlo.

An esteemed member of the dental community, Dr. McClain is an active member in many leading dental and orthodontic organizations, including the:

  • American Dental Association
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Southern Association of Orthodontists
  • 7th District Dental Society

In his spare time, Dr. McClain volunteers with the local Humane Society. He also enjoys traveling, collecting coins, studying military history, and spending time with his wife, Debbie, their two adult sons, and his Jack Russell terrier, B.B.