Pediatric Dentist

Jones, Robert, DDS, PhD


  • Dental Health
  • Pediatrics

Care Philosophy

Dr. Jones is a California native who came to Minnesota with his incredibly supportive family in 2009 to join a fantastic pediatric dentistry faculty and collaborative research environment at the U of M. Dr. Jones received his DDS and PhD after completing the Dental Scientist Training Program at University of California, San Francisco. This NIH sponsored T32 training program gave Dr. Jones a graduate education in medical and optical biomedical imaging. His PhD was completed under the mentorship of Dr. Daniel Fried, whose research career has focused on lasers and optical imaging in dentistry. He completed his Pediatric Dental Residency at UCSF in 2009 and has done research in examining biological factors in Early Childhood Caries. Dr. Jones is a 2010 recipient of the Faculty Development Award from the 3M Foundation. He is also a Co-PI on a funded NIH grant (Sept 2010) examining the interaction of oral biofilms and dental resin composites.

Medical School

University of California, San Francisco (Dentistry)

Education Institution

University of California, San Francisco (Oral/Craniofacial Sciences)


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