Dr. Amit Kumar is a Clinical Assistant Professor at UMKC School of Dentistry. He achieved his dental degree twice. First in India, he achieved a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and a Master of Dental Surgery in Oral Maxillofacial Surgery. The second time, he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from UMKC. While there, Dr. Kumar achieved further training with Oral Surgery, Implant and Sedation Dentistry.
Dr. Kumar has been practicing dentistry for over 23 years. He is actively involved in training dental students in oral surgery procedures and resident Oral Surgeons in Implant Dentistry.
Dr. Kumar has also been in private practice and is eager to serve his community in providing comprehensive care and more advanced dental procedures without the cost of a specialist. He is committed to the profession and is a life-long learner. He is always attending continuing education programs to better his skills to render the very best treatment for his patients by using scientific evidence based techniques and the latest procedures.
When not in the office, Dr. Kumar enjoys spending time with his family traveling, attending sporting events and enjoying time in nature. His has a keen interest in culinary arts and likes to cook. He serves an active role in our community and provides "stress buster workshops" for a healthy and balanced living.