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Dr. Kerin Jamison

Meet Dr. Kerin Jamison, Houston's accomplished prosthodontist, mastering full mouth dental implant restorations.

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Dr. Kerin Jamison

Dr. Kerin M. Jamison grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and completed her undergraduate degree, Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Biology, at Centre College in Kentucky. Long before completing her Doctorate of Dental Medicine at University of Louisville School of Dentistry, she developed a fascination for prosthodontics and the precision needed to restore the oral and maxillofacial structures to a healthy state.

While serving in the United States Army, she completed a residency in prosthodontics and obtained a Masters of Science in oral biology at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. She went on to complete a fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthodontics and Oral Oncology at Houston’s prestigious University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. She was a prosthodontic faculty member to the US Army’s Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at Fort Benning, Georgia and  served as an assistant professor at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.        

She is a member of the American College of Prosthodontists, American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics, the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics and the American Dental Association. While serving in the United States Army, Dr. Jamison received the Army Achievement Medal (2014) and two Army Commendation Medals (2017 and 2020). She currently continues to serve in the United States Army Reserve and holds the rank of Major.          

Dr. Jamison's personal interests are as varied as her professional achievements. Not only is she passionate about providing full mouth dental implants to patients struggling with missing or broken teeth, she is a world champion equestrian and also enjoys playing tennis in her free time. She is a member of The Junior League of Houston and volunteers at The Westview School; a private, non-profit school for children with autism spectrum disorder, and SIRE; a non profit that seeks to improve the quality of life for people with special needs through therapeutic horsemanship activities.

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