Dr. Ryan Harris was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. He attended Vanderbilt University where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience. Following graduation he matriculated at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry where he graduated with Distinction. After earning his Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD), Dr. Harris completed a residency in Periodontology at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill where he earned a Master’s degree and Certificate in Periodontology.
Professionally, Dr. Harris is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, and Academy of Osseointegration. Dr. Harris is also active in organized dentistry through the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology and the Academy of Osseointegration. He has served in a variety of leadership roles including his most recent Presidency of the Greater Cincinnati Society of Periodontists. Dr. Harris is co-director of the Western Ohio Study Club (a Seattle Study Club Affiliate), and is an adjunct faculty member at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. In addition, he has been privileged to speak throughout the country to dental colleagues and provide continuing education in an effort to improve the daily delivery of quality outcomes to patients.
As a dedicated husband and partner to Tiffany and father of 4 beautiful children, Dr. Harris has many interests outside of dentistry including skiing, running, cooking, and traveling.