Mark Peacock

Professor

Mark Peacock

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Periodontics

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Oral Biology

Bio

Graduated from Augusta College (now Augusta University) in 1977 and received his DMD degree in 1982 from the Medical College of Georgia (now Augusta University). He interned and practiced in the US Army as a General Practitioner until receiving his residency training in Periodontics from 1990-1992 at FT Gordon/Eisenhower Army Medical Center, GA. He also received an MS degree in Oral Biology in 1992 from the Medical College of Georgia (Augusta University). Dr. Peacock is board certified (Diplomate, 1994)) in his specialty by the American Board of Periodontology. He is a retired Colonel in the US Army.

  • (706) 721-2442
  • (706) 723-0215
  • GC 1343

Education

  • MS, Oral Biology and Oral and Maxi Medical College of Georgia, 1992

  • DMD, Dentistry Medical College of Georgia, 1982

  • BBA, Accounting Augusta College, 1977

Certifications

  • ACLS American Heat Association, 2015

  • BCPERIO American Brd of Periodontology, 2014

  • DEN Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2005

Awards & Honors

  • AAP 2017 Educator Award American Academy of Periodontology, 2017

  • Outstanding Svc Award GRU Research Advisory Committee, 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PERR 8104

    Clinical Periodontics 3
  • PERR 7101

    Clinical Periodontics I
  • PERR 9107

    Clinical Periodontics V
  • OBMP 9100

    Journal Club in Oral Biology
  • OBPR 9100

    Journal Club in Oral Biology
  • PERI 5002

    Non-Surgical Periodontics
  • PERR 7001

    Orientation for New Residents
  • PERR 8016

    Perio Med/Med Complx Pt Sem I
  • PERR 9012

    Perio Trmt Plan/Sugery Sem V
  • PERR 8010

    Perio Trnt Plan/Surg Sem III
  • PERR 7008

    Perio Trtmt Plan/Surgery Sem I
  • PERR 7006

    Periodontal Journal Club I
  • PERR 8008

    Periodontal Journal Club III
  • PERR 9010

    Periodontal Journal Club V
  • PERR 7004

    Periodontal Lit Review I
  • PERR 8006

    Periodontal Lit Review III
  • PERR 9008

    Periodontal Lit Review V
  • PERR 7010

    Periodontal Research I
  • PERR 8012

    Periodontal Research III
  • PERI 5004

    Periodontology in a General Pr
  • CPRD 5001

    Basic Cardiac Life Support I
  • PERR 7003

    Advanced Periodontology 2
  • PERR 8005

    Advanced Periodontology 4
  • PERR 9007

    Advanced Periodontology 6
  • CPRD 5002

    Basic Cardiac Life Support II
  • PERR 7102

    Clinical Periodontics 2
  • PERR 8105

    Clinical Periodontics 4
  • PERR 9108

    Clinical Periodontics 6
  • PERI 5902

    Periodontic Clinic
  • RADD 5001

    Radiology

Teaching Interests

Periodontology, Oral/Systemic Disease relationship

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Dental College of Georgia Teams up with Richmond County Health Department to Help Underserved Patients, 2017
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Er,Cr:YSGG Laser Effectively Ablates Single-Species Biofilms on Titanium Disks Without Detectable Surface Damage, 2017
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Lingual Gingival Cyst of the Adult, 2016
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • An orderly review of dental root resorption, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Association of adenovirus 36 infection with adiposity and inflammatory-related markers in children, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Dr Peacock’s research interests include relationships between periodontal disease and systemic illness, clinical periodontics/oral medicine, and oral implantology.

Department Service

  • Periodontics Scientist Search Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Faculty Search Committees 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Promotion and Tenure 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Admissions Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • DCG Patient Recruitment Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • DCG Research Advisory Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • AU Athletics Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Search Committe for Chair, Department of History, Anthropology, and Philosophy 2013 - 2014

    Role: Committee Member
  • AU Community Service Committee 2013 - 2014

    Role: Committee Chair

Professional Service

  • American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) 2015 - Present

    Role: Member
  • American Dental Education Association (ADEA) 2015 - Present

    Role: Member
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA) 2015 - Present

    Role: Member
  • British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research 2015 - Present

    Role: Editor
  • Georgia Regents University Alumni 1828 Society 2015 - Present

    Role: Other