John N. Kent III, DMD
Assistant Professor Clinical
Director of Dental Undergraduate Education
John Kent III, DMD, assistant professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery (OMS), received his dental degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 1988. He then completed an oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at the State University of New York at Buffalo, followed by a one-year fellowship at LSU. From 1993 - 2012, Dr. Kent was in private practice in High Point, North Carolina. At LSUSD, he assumed responsibilities for the pre-doctoral OMS program in lieu of Dr. Michael O'Brien's retirement.