Meet Dr. Davis

Michael W. Davis, DDS

After graduating with a bachelor's degree in science from the University of Massachusetts, Dr. Davis worked as a chemist in clinical toxicology, and later as a biomedical research assistant at Massachusetts General Hospital. He continued his education to earn a doctor of dental surgery degree at the Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Then he served as a dental officer in Oklahoma with the Indian Health Service before opening his private practice in Maine in 1983. Dr. Davis has achieved national recognition as an expert dental lecturer and author. His current private practice, SMILES OF SANTA FE, has successfully helped hundreds of patients achieve and maintain spectacular smiles and optimal oral health since 2003.

Dr. Davis holds membership in the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the New Mexico Dental Association. His presentations include speaking for the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Association of Cosmetic Practices, Cruise and Learn Alaska Seminar, and the International AACD in San Antonio. As an author, Dr. Davis' articles have appeared in many respected publications, including Dental Economics, Dentistry Today, Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry, and Journal of the American Dental Association. He also serves on the editorial review board for the Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Dr. Davis is involved with the New Mexico Dental Association regarding protecting the public as dental consumers. He serves as current chair person of Santa Fe District Peer Review. Dr. Davis helped co-author the Joint Position Paper between the New Mexico Board of Dental Healthcare and the New Mexico Dental Association on ethics in dental advertising. He has also helped provide dental care to incarcerated juveniles and Indian Pueblo Nations in New Mexico. He is on faculty with Santa Fe Community College's Dental Assisting Program.

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