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University of Colorado Denver

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
 

Mark C. Lucas

Assistant Professor


Mark C. Lucas
Mark C. Lucas

Surgical Dentistry
Division of Periodontics
Mail Stop F847
13065 E. 17th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045

Phone: 303-724-6979
Fax: 303-724-6986
Email: mark.lucas@ucdenver.edu

Education:

  • B.A - Philosophy - The University of Texas at Austin
  • D.D.S. - University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine
  • M.S. - The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Honors & Awards:

  • American Academy of Periodontology Foundation Teaching Fellowship, 2007
  • American Academy of Periodontology Foundation
  • Abram and Sylvia Chasens Teaching & Research Fellowship, 2006
  • American Academy of Periodontology Foundation Kramer Scholar Finalist, 2006
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, 1999
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon, University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, 1999
  • American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Dental Student Award, University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, 1999
  • Pierre Fauchard Academy Undergraduate Certificate of Merit, 1999
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Dental Student Award, 1999
  • Dr. David M. Childs Fellowship Award, 1999

Departmental Affiliations:

  • Department of Surgical Dentistry

Graduate Programs Affiliations:

  • Graduate Periodontal Surgery Program - Attending

Research Interests:

  • Use of human amnion tissue in intraoral reconstructive surgery
  • Laser assisted periodontal therapy

Selected Publications:

Lucas, M.C. Enzymatic proteolysis of osteopontin via cathepsin k. San Antonio, Texas: University of Texas Health Sciences Center San Antonio, spring 2006, pp 1 -78.