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Douglas Young DDS, EdD, MBA, MS

Douglas A. Young DDS, EdD, MBA, MS

Professor, Department of Diagnostic Sciences, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, San Francisco, California; MID Program Director, Sea Mar Community Health Centers, Vancouver, Washington

Dr. Young is a Professor Emeritus at the University of the Pacific where he is an active and ardent educator in the field of minimally invasive dentistry and cariology. He most recently worked for the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium as a specialist in oral health promotion.  He is currently the Director of Minimally Invasive Dentistry at Sea Mar Community Health Centers. He was one of the founders of the CAMBRA (Caries Management By Risk Assessment) Coalition, American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Cariology Section, and the American Academy of Cariology (AAC).

Dr.Young has served on the ADA Council of Scientific Affairs and was a cariology consultant for the ADA. He has presented at congresses and universities around the world and published in numerous peer-reviewed dental journals and textbooks on caries management using minimal invasive dentistry, silver fluoride, and glass ionomer restoratives.


As a speaker, Dr. Young has been sponsored by industry for honoraria, including GC America, Elevate Oral Care, and Oral Biotech. Additionally, Dr. Young owns some stock in Oral BioTech.