Meet Our Doctors

Dr. Shields and Dr. Prizzia are delighted to serve the Jacksonville area. As Smiles by Shields wellness dentists, we focus on total body health through oral care.

Tiffany K. Shields, DMD

Tiffany K. Shields, DMDDr. Shields is passionate about making Jacksonville smile! Born and raised in the area, she returned to her hometown to open her dental practice. Dr. Shields holds a Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology and Cell Science from the University of Florida where she also minored in Dance. She continued her studies in Gainesville as the University of Florida College of Dentistry where she graduated at the head of her class. Dr. Shields’ husband Don is a United States Army veteran who served in “Operation Enduring Freedom” in Afghanistan. She is a proud mommy of two beautiful children, Donnie and Brooklynn that keep her busy and full of joy. Dr. Shields is a member of many organizations to include: FDA, IAOMT, IABDM, Oxygen Healing Therapies, HDA and the ADA.



Charles L. Prizzia, DDS

Charles L. Prizzia, DDSDr. Prizzia has a distinguished service background in the United States Navy. He attended Southern Illinois University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology and then earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Prizzia’s Naval service brought him to the Jacksonville area where he has practiced general and restorative dentistry for over 35 years. Dr. Prizzia is now enjoying full retirement taking vacations and playing golf. He enjoys coming into the office from time to time and see many familiar faces.