Bob Johnson, D.M.D.



Robert Johnson, DMD, graduated from the OHSU School of Dentistry in 1977. Initially, he engaged in the private practice of dentistry. In 1991 he began the transition to community health dentistry, becoming a clinician at OHSU's Russell Street Dental Clinic. His work expanded to include administrative and educational duties, and he became the head of the behavioral science coursework at the School of Dentistry. In 2006 he assumed the responsibiliies of the Chair of the Department of Community Dentistry. He is a member of the Oregon Health Advisory Board and Vice-Chair of the Oregon Oral Health Coalition. He is an active member of multiple professional organizations, as well as being involved with community social service organizations. He is now 'semi-retired', which means he leaves work a bit early once in a while.