Dr. James Kohner is originally from Cleveland, Ohio. He graduated from The Ohio State University, and Case Western Reserve University Dental School, then obtained his certification in Periodontics from the Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry. He currently lives in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Dr. Kohner is an experienced teacher who has presented courses on Crown Lengthening and Soft Tissue Grafting to a wide range of audiences, including many state associations, all over the US and in 8 foreign countries, and has presented at the American Academy of Periodontology meetings for many years. He has been teaching for the Perio Institute since 2003, and is a Visiting Professor in Periodontics at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine.
He is a current member of both the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Periodontology, and a professional member of the National Speakers Association.