OUR Faculty

Dr. Colin Richman

Assistant Professor

Dr Colin Richman was born in South Africa; graduated from the University of Witwatersrand, School of Dentistry and completed his residency in Periodontics at the University of Connecticut. He practiced General Dentistry in London and Johannesburg, South Africa for six years, before entering his post-graduate residency program at the University of Connecticut. Following completion of his residency program, he and his wife moved to Atlanta, Georgia, where he held a faculty position at Emory University School of Dentistry, until the school closed. He then entered private practice, limited to Periodontics and Implant Dentistry for the past 27 years.

Dr Richman is an assistant professor in the Depart of Periodontics at the Medical College of Georgia, and is affiliated with Perimeter Community College, Department of Oral Hygiene. He is very actively involved in Periodontally Accelerated Osteogenic Orthodontics (PAOO), and has been described as a pioneer in the emerging technology of PAOO.

Dr Richman has delivered more than 200 continuing education programs both in the US and abroad. He is the Director of the Seattle Study Club of Atlanta; belongs to numerous dental organizations. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, and an Honorable Fellow of the Georgia Dental Association.
Dr Richman is married to Maureen Richman, and has two sons, Steven who is a practicing Tax Attorney in Atlanta, and Peter, who is entering Law School with a focus on Cyber law.

EDUCATION:
Born and educated, Johannesburg, South Africa,
Dental Degree, Johannesburg, South Africa,
Post-Graduate Dental Degree, London England; and Johannesburg, South Africa.
Graduate Periodontics, University of Connecticut

PROFESSIONAL CAREER:
Faculty Emory Dental School before closing,
Currently, Assistant Clinical Professor, Medical College of Georgia
Currently, Private Practice of Periodontics and Dental Implants, Roswell, Georgia
Director: Seattle Study Club of Atlanta

AWARDS:
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology,
Honorable fellow; Georgia Dental Association.
Fellow, Pierre Fouchard Academy.
Fellow, American College of Dentists (FACD)
Fellow of the ITI

LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS:
Presented over 500 courses, in the US and abroad.