As an undergraduate Dr. Papinsick attended the University of Tulsa in Tulsa, OK earning a Bachelor of Science in Biology.  He was then accepted to attend the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. UPenn is recognized worldwide for its leadership in dental education, research and patient care.  Additionally, it is one of only three Ivy League Universities offering dental medicine programs in the United States.  Dr. Papinsick earned a DMD degree (Doctor of Dental Medicine) from UPenn in 2011.  

Dr. Papinsick then spent the next 5 years practicing restorative and cosmetic dentistry in Arlington, VA, a suburb of Washington, DC.  In 2016 Dr. Papinsick founded Kansas Dental Center in Overland Park, KS.  Dr. Papinsick is excited and proud to use his diverse clinical education and experience to serve the Kansas City community!