Dr. Corey Carothers grew up in Corpus Christi, Texas. After high school, he attended Texas A&M University and graduated in 2002 with a degree in Biomedical Science. He then received his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2006 from University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio where he received the Clinical Excellence Award.
Following graduation from dental school, Dr. Carothers was accepted to a post-doctoral residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas. His advanced training had a strong clinical focus in aesthetics, dental materials, treatment planning and clinical applications dealing with the medically compromised patient. Additionally, he holds a certification in Enteral Sedation.
Dr. Carothers moved to San Marcos with his wife, Dr. Catherine Carothers, in 2007. He felt that San Marcos would be the perfect community for raising a family and practicing dentistry. Dr. Carothers feels blessed to raise his three kids in San Marcos and to be a part of this community.
Dr. Carothers is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, San Marcos Chamber of Commerce and is currently an officer for the River District Dental Society. He had the privilege of serving for three years on the San Marcos Planning and Zoning Commission. He has been a member of the Wednesday Rotary organization since 2012 and has served on their board for the past two years.
In Dr. Carothers’ free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Catherine, and their three children, Cate, Christopher and Charlie. The Carothers Family enjoys doing anything that involves being outdoors.