Dr. Hagerty graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City Dental School in 1985. Prior to dental school, he attended the University of Missouri in Columbia graduating in 1981. Dr. Hagerty has been practicing family dentistry for over 25 years. He has been treating patients from Eastern Jackson County at his Independence location since 1986. Since he began practicing dentistry, Dr. Hagerty has kept up-to-date with many continuing educational classes to ensure that his patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care available.
Dr. Hagerty is an active member of Eastern Jackson County Dental Health Club which provides continuing dental education in the areas of restorative, cosmetic, and total dental care for patients of all ages.
Dr. Hagerty is married to Pam Hagerty, the Office Manager, and together they have one son, Patrick. In his spare time, Dr. Hagerty coaches legion baseball in Blue Springs, plays golf, supports the Missouri Tigers and Kansas City Chiefs. Dr. Hagerty is a member of St. John LaLande Catholic Church.