Team Member

Cassandra McKenzie

Periodontist


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Education & Credentials
DDS

University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry; Chicago, IL

MS

Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry; Kansas City, MO

MA

Teaching, Johns Hopkins University School of Education; Baltimore, MD

BS

Biology, University of Kansas; Lawrence, KS

Specialty Certificate

Periodontics

Residency

Periodontics, UMKC School of Dentistry; Kansas City, MO

Quotes

I want to help you achieve your dental goals. By combining the latest in dental research with tried-and-true techniques, we can offer you care tailored to your individual needs. Together, we can keep your smile healthy and beautiful.

Personal Favorites

My favorite book is Ender's Game. My favorite TV show is Law & Order. My favorite podcast is Stuff You Missed in History Class. For vacation, my favorite spot is Puerto Rico.

Volunteer Experience

Illinois State Dental Society Foundation's Mission of Mercy, Dental Mission Trip to Jamaica, Goldie's Place, Literacy AmeriCorps

Personal Biography

I am passionate about dentistry, research, and education. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, hiking, and spending time with my husband and our two daughters, Amelia and Alice.

Professional Association

American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, Greater Kansas City Dental Society, American Academy of Periodontology, Midwest Society of Periodontology

Awards

AAP Dental Student Award

Achievements

Illinois Academy of General Dentistry Senior Case Presentation Winner, MDA Alternate Delegate, Founder of UMKC School of Dentistry Predoctoral Periodontics Study Club, Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society