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Dr. Damon Wilkerson

Assistant Professor

Dr. Damon Wilkerson

In addition to a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree and Certificate in Orthodontics, Dr. Damon Wilkerson holds an Associate’s Degree in Dental Laboratory Technology. He is a 1983 graduate of the University of Texas San Antonio School of Dentistry. After completing a one-year Pediatric Dental Hospital G.P.R. at Oklahoma Memorial Children’s Hospital, he returned to the University of Texas at Houston and completed his residency in orthodontics in 1986.

After two years of private practice, he attended the University of Michigan to pursue advanced training in Human Growth and Development. While attending the University of Michigan, Dr. Wilkerson was an Associate Orthodontist in the Private Practice of Dr. Robert Moyers. Upon leaving Michigan he went back into his private practice in Texas for ten years.

During the Early Development of Invisalign training, he was contributor and reviewer in 2003 of the first published Invisalign Clinical Monitoring Guide.

Before coming to the Georgia School of Orthodontics. Dr. Wilkerson’s Educational/Teaching experience included:

  • Associate Professor, Assistant Director Graduate Clinical Care, Department of Orthodontics, University of Colorado
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Restorative Sciences, University Colorado School of Dentistry, Denver, Colorado
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Restorative Sciences Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, Texas

Dr. Wilkerson most recently served as the Director of Orthodontics at the South Texas Veterans Health Care System Advanced Education in General Dentistry. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Texas Dental Association and American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.

Dr. Wilkerson presently enjoys a part-time private practice in Corpus Christi, Texas.