UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Lasho, David James

Dental School
(210) 567-6277

Dr. David J. Lasho is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Periodontics, teaching in both the Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Divisions. He graduated from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry and entered military service. After practicing four years of general dentistry in the U.S. Air Force, he entered a USAF-sponsored periodontics residency and received a Certificate of Postgraduate Study in Periodontics and a Master of Science in Dentistry Degree (M.S.D.) from Indiana University in 1981. During his military career, he held several teaching positions in both one and two year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency programs. Dr. Lasho is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.

Dr. Lasho is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and San Antonio District Dental Society. From 2000-2002, he served on the Board of Directors for the San Antonio District Dental Society. He continues to be an active member of the Southwest Society of Periodontists; serving as Secretary from 2007-2008, again from 2012-2013 and as Treasurer from 2009-2010.

9/2013 - Present Clinical Associate Professor University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Periodontics, San Antonio, TX