Cassandra McKenzie

Periodontist


Personal Biography

Dr. McKenzie is passionate about dentistry, research, and education. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, hiking, and spending time with her husband and their two daughters, Amelia and Alice.

DDS

University of Illinois at Chicago; Chicago, IL

MS

Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, University of Missouri – Kansas City; Kansas City, MO

MA

Teaching of Secondary Science, Johns Hopkins University; Baltimore, MA

Specialty

Periodontics

Quotes

“I want to help you achieve your dental goals. By combining the latest in dental research, as well as tried and true techniques, we can offer you care tailored to your individual needs. Together, we can keep your smile healthy and beautiful.”

Personal Favorites

My favorite book is Ender’s Game, my favorite TV show is Law and Order, and my favorite podcast is Stuff You Missed in History Class. For vacation, my favorite spot is Puerto Rico.

Professional Association

American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, Greater Kansas City Dental Society, American Academy of Periodontology, Midwest Society of Periodontology

Volunteer Experience

Mission of Mercy – Illinois State Dental Society, Jamaica dental mission, Goldie’s Place, AmeriCorps Literacy Event

Awards

American Academy of Periodontology Dental Student Award, Illinois Academy of General Dentistry Senior Case Presentation WinnerClinic

Achievements

Missouri Dental Association, Founder, University of Missouri - Kansas City Predoctoral Periodontics Study Club, Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society