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John Dmytryk

John Dmytryk, D.M.D., Ph.D.


Dr. Dmytryk is currently a faculty member at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry where he holds the rank of Professor of Periodontics.

While at OU, he has served in a variety of roles within the college, including chair of both the Graduate Periodontics program and department, Associate Dean for Research, and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs.

His research has been funded by grants from NIH, Presbyterian Health Foundation and several corporate sponsors.

Dr. Dmytryk is active in professional service on both the local and national level, and is past president of both the Oklahoma Society of Periodontists and the Southwest Society of Periodontists.

At the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, he is one of the founding members of the Interprofessional Educators Collaborative and continues to supervise the Empowering Patients through Interprofessional Collaboration (EPIC) Clinic.

For the American Dental Association, Dr. Dmytryk has served on several National Board Exam committees, as a CODA site visitor, and most recently on the Council on Scientific Affairs, where he chaired the ADA Seal of Acceptance subcommittee.

He has reviewed grants for NIH and the American Academy for the Advancement of Science and provides editorial review for several scientific journals.

Dr. Dmytryk is a consultant to the FDA, the Western Regional Examining Board, and an examiner for the American Board of Periodontology.

Contact Information:

Phone: (405) 271-5988


Specialty certificate in Periodontics and Ph.D. in Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
D.M.D., University of Florida
B.A. in Biology, University of Delaware

Societies and Organizations:

American Dental Association
American Dental Education Association
International/American Association for Dental Research
American Academy of Periodontology
American Board of Periodontology
American College of Dentists, Fellow
International College of Dentists, Fellow
Pierre Fauchard Academy, Fellow
Phi Beta Kappa
Phi Kappa Phi
Omicron Kappa Upsilon


OU Presidential Professorship
Dean's Service Award
Citation from the American Dental Education Association
Educator Award from the American Academy of Periodontology