Dr. Cameron Clokie has been at the forefront of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for many years now. He currently serves as Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Toronto but will retire from the position in 2017. He has succeeded in the world of science, surgery, academia, entrepreneurship, and lately in creating experimental patents to further his field.
Dr. Clokie performed for years as both a professor of Dentistry as well as practicing the profession on his own. During that time he has published numerous academic articles and has sat on scientific advisory boards that have served to further this particular field of Dentistry. He is currently focusing his time on implant dentistry as well as bone regeneration and has developed numerous patents towards those ends.
Dr. Cameron Clokie’s philosophy of education extends past the moment a student earns his/her degree. That is a huge milestone, but Dr. Clokie urges his students to continue their education and specifically to learn other disciplines that could further their effectiveness in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He patterns this desire by working with other scientists in the field of physics, Periodontics, and Medical BioPhysics to use the expertise of others to further his own field. Learn more about Cameron Clokie: http://www.ideacity.ca/speaker/cameron-clokie/
While Dr. Clokie is a Dentist and has focused on his dental practice throughout his career, he did not stop there. He believed that there were others at the forefront of similar technologies that could further his own ability to help his patients. The best example of this is in Dr. Clokie’s field of exptertise, dental implants and bone regeneration.
He realized that his specialty could be combined with others to make scientific breakthroughs that have not yet been possible. As he has found success he has challenged his own students to do the same so that his work will eventually be multiplied.
His career in Dentistry could be described as nothing but successful, but as he branched out into some of the other sciences his career became groundbreaking.
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