Kathleen McCombs - Periodontics AT SouthTowne Periodontics
A periodontist since 1992, Dr. Kathleen McCombs currently treats patients in the greater Salt Lake City area as the sole proprietor of SouthTowne Periodontics, PLLC, a private practice shaped by her background in general dentistry and rooted in her lifelong ties with the dental profession. Dr. Kathleen McCombs began her career as a dentist upon graduating with a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, where she trained in dental implantology. After several years in private practice in Merced, California, and Bountiful, Utah, she enrolled in the periodontics program at the Indiana University School of Dentistry, earning a Master of Science in Dentistry and receiving the Quintessence Award for Clinical Achievement in Periodontics.
Since then, Dr. Kathleen McCombs has established a thriving practice currently based in Draper, Utah, and a distinguished career, which includes teaching engagements and philanthropic activities across the globe. Her accomplishments include serving as a Visiting Scholar for the Ministry of Health in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, presenting before the South Korea Periodontal Academy, and volunteering her professional services to communities in South America, Nepal, India, and Ukraine. One of her most notable humanitarian missions was conducted during the summer of 2009 in the jungle regions of Guatemala, where she performed hundreds of dental extractions and cleanings.
Apart from her work and charitable pursuits, Dr. Kathleen McCombs stays active by playing sports such as tennis and golf and finds pleasure in pastimes such as reading and travel. She also relishes spending time with her husband.
To learn more about Dr. Kathleen McCombs, or the periodontal and implant procedures she performs at SouthTowne Periodontics, please visit www.southtowneperio.com.