Dr. Jonathan Clemetson is a graduate of Baylor College of Dentistry where he obtained his DDS (2002) and MS (2010) in Health Professions Education. He graduated from the University of North Texas in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology (BSMT) and is certified by The American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP).
Upon graduation from Baylor his awards included: Senior Student Research Award, Baylor College of Dentistry General Dentistry Program Award, Warren Parker Community Dentistry Award, American Association of Public Health Dentistry Award, Academy of Dental Materials Award, American Association of Dental Research Award and Texas Dental Association Dental Research Award.
After Dental school, Dr. Clemetson was accepted to the much-heralded General Practice Residency (GPR) program at St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. His residency equipped him with vital information including but not limited to didactic training in taking and interpreting medical history, physical diagnosis, pharmacology of agents used, stages of consciousness to unconsciousness, patient monitoring, managing systemic emergencies and prevention.
The curriculum included more than 160 hours of operating room anesthesia rotation, learning various modes of airway management, circulatory management, pharmacology and multiple methods of providing conscious sedation in general anesthesia; rotations in the emergency department learning to manage systemic emergencies, wound management and other emergency procedures. Other rotations included pathology, radiology, general medicine, oral surgery, and general surgery/anesthesia. He has current certifications in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).
He is licensed and certified in the states of Texas and Oklahoma to perform IV conscious (parenteral) and enteral general dentistry cases. Dr. Clemetson also performs general dentistry operating room cases for patients with special needs. He holds memberships in many professional dental and non-dental organizations. He sits on the Peer Review Committee of the Dallas County Dental Society.
Dr. Clemetson is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Diagnostic Sciences Department at Baylor College of Dentistry. He is also an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Student Development and Biomaterials Sciences.
Dr. Clemetson believes in providing exceptional quality general dentistry to all his patients including patients with special needs including those with severe dental phobias.
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