UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Deas, David E.

Dental School

David E. Deas, DMD, MS served as the Director of Periodontal Research, USAF Periodontics Residency, Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas until June 1st, 2012. He received his dental degree from the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry (1982), Certificate in Periodontics from Wilford Hall Medical Center (1989), MS degree in Periodontics from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (1989), and certification by the American Board of Periodontology (1992). He has 33 years experience as a periodontist and has taught periodontics for 24 years ? 17 of those at the graduate level. Dr. Deas has published 21 articles in the professional literature, and is currently a Director of the American Board of Periodontology. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology, the American Board of Periodontology, the Southwest Society of Periodontists, and the Texas Society of Periodontists.

10/2012 - Present Clinical Associate Professor University of Texas Health Science Center, Periodontics, San Antonio, TX