Mark Brunner

Assistant Professor

Mark Brunner

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Periodontics

Bio

Raised in Ohio, Grace College BS, Ohio State Dental School, MCV Periodontics Certificate and MS, 14 years Private Practice in Atlanta

  • (706) 721-5755
  • GC 1343

Education

  • MS, Periodontics/Periodontology (C Virginia Commonwealth Universi, 2003

  • DDS, Dentistry (DDS, DMD) Ohio State University, 2000

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Grace College and Theological, 1996

Certifications

  • Georgia Conscious Sedation Permit Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2003

  • Georgia Dental Licence Active Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2003

  • DEA Liscence DEA, 2014

  • State of Ohio Dental License State Dental Board of Ohio, 2016

  • DEN GA Professional Licensing Brd, 2002

  • CSOS DEA, 2017

  • CITI Group 1 Collaborative Institutional Training Institute, 2016

  • CITI Group 2 Collaborative institutional Training Initiative, 2016

  • CITI Group 4 Collaborative Institutional Training Instiute, 2016

  • IRB 5495875 AU Institutional Review Board, 2016

  • BLS Life Support AHA, 2016

  • ACLS AHA and ECC, 2016

Awards & Honors

  • Nomination for Trustee: American Academy of Periodontics Board of Trustees American Academy of Periodontics, 2016

  • Award for Excellence in Periodontics Northeastern Society of Periodontists, Inc., 2000

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • GADL 5902

    Gen Dent in Licensure GA Pt2
  • PTSR 5901

    Introduction to Patient Servic
  • PERI 5902

    Periodontic Clinic
  • PROS 5901

    Prosthodontics Clinic
  • PERR 8004

    Advanced Periodontology 3
  • PERR 9006

    Advanced Periodontology 5
  • PERR 7101

    Clinical Periodontics 1
  • PERR 8104

    Clinical Periodontics 3
  • PERR 9107

    Clinical Periodontics 5
  • PERR 7001

    Periodontal Therapy Seminar
  • PERR 7002

    Periodontal Therapy Seminar

Teaching Interests

Motivate students to be passionate about what they do and communication with the patient to build value into the treatment that is necessary. Become involved in evidence based research that improves successful periodontal treatment.

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Introduction: Etiology, Oral and General Health, Role of Immune System, Host Response to Periodontitis, Treatment Planning, Outcome, and Impact, 2017
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • Serum Cotinine Levels and Periodontal Attachment Loss: Findings From NHANES III, 2003
    Journal Article, In-House Journal

Research Interests

Clinically relevant research that has the potential to change the way patients view dental treatment especially periodontics and implants. Find new ways to ask questions that may alter the standard periodontal therapy.

Department Service

  • Strategic Planning Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Coding Update 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Task Force for PR for the Perio Department 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • Dental Associates Board 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Patient Family Care Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Advanced Education Committee 2017 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • Implant Committee 2017 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • Admissions Committee 2016 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Faculty development committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Southern Academy of Periodontists 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Pierre Fauchard Academy 2013 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Southern Academy of Periodontics/ Stratigic Planning/Chairman 2011 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Continuing Medical Dental Education 2016 - 2017

    Role: Conference-Related
  • Southern Academy of Periodontics 2010 - 2016

Public Service

  • GAPHC 2016 - 2016

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • North Augusta Rotary 2016 - 2016

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Ben Massell Dental Clinic 2003 - 2015

    Role: Member