Kevin Plummer

Department Chair

Kevin Plummer

Department Chair

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Restorative Sciences

Other Duties

Department Chair, Restorative Sciences

Bio

Prosthodontist, Board Certified Retired Colonel, US Army Dental Corps (2000) Joined Augusta University Faculty in November 2000 Professor Chair Department of Restorative Sciences

  • (706) 721-2881
  • (706) 721-8349
  • GC 4202

Education

  • DDS, Dentistry (DDS, DMD) Emory University, 1979

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Georgia State University, 1975

Certifications

  • Certificate in Prosthodontics United States Army Dental Corps, 1986

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics American Board of Prosthodontics, 1987

  • DEN GA Board of Dentistry, 1979

Awards & Honors

  • Teaching Excellence Award Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine, 2014

  • Phi Kappa Phi Augusta University, 2014

  • Academy of Educators Augusta University, 2012

  • American College of Dentists Outstanding Faculty Award 2008

  • Judson C. Hickey Award for Outstanding Teaching Effort Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry, 2007

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PROS 5001

    Advanced Prosthodontics
  • OBMP 5001

    Bioclinical Seminar I
  • PRDM 5001

    Introduction to Operatory Proc
  • CDPR 5001

    Preclinical Complete Dentures
  • PROS 5901

    Prosthodontics Clinic
  • RPDP 5001

    Removable Partial Dentures
  • CDCL 5001

    Complete Dentures

Teaching Interests

Removable Prosthodontics, Implant Restoration

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • The case for implant-retained, tissue-supported overdentures, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • CDCL5001 Podcast Series for “Clinical Complete Dentures”, 2015
    Other
  • CDPR 5001 Podcast Series for Pre-clinical Complete Dentures, 2015
    Other
  • RPDP 5001 Preclinical Removable Partial Dentures, 2015
    Other
  • The effectiveness of a pre-procedural mouthrinse in reducing bacteria on radiographic phosphor plates, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Dental Materials

University Service

  • Educational Technology Advisory Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Journal- Decisions in Dentistry 2017 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics 2015 - Present

    Role: Member
  • American Board of Prosthodontics 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Dimensions of Dental Hygiene 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • Day of Service 2016 - 2016

    Role: Attendee, Meeting