Dr. Douglas Damm

Dr. Damm received his undergraduate education at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. Subsequently, his education was continued at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in New Orleans where he received his DDS in 1977. After graduation, he began his residency at Emory University School of Dentistry and received his Certificate in Oral Pathology in 1979.

After completion of his formal education, he moved on to the University of Kentucky in Lexington in 1979. Having retired from academics in July of 2018 after 39 years, Dr. Damm is now an Emeritus Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology from the university. Since his arrival in the Blue Grass, Dr. Damm has participated in over 500 continuing education courses and speaking engagements. He has authored approximately 200 publications in dental journals and is co-author of two popular textbooks, Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology and Color Atlas of Clinical Oral Pathology.
A third textbook, Color Atlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Diseases, will be available later this year. During his time at UK, he has received the Best Instructor award from the graduating class on 17 occasions. He also was recipient of the 2002 Great Teacher Award presented by the UK Alumni Association of the main campus of the University of Kentucky.

Dr. Damm has been a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology since 1982 and is a Past-President of the American Academy of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology and the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology.



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