Dr. Michael R. McWatters
Department of Restorative Sciences
3302 Gaston Ave.
Dallas, Texas 75246
Education and Post-Graduate Training
- D.D.S. from Baylor College of Dentistry 1973
- B.A. in Zoology from The University of Texas at Austin 1969
- September 2009 - Present Associate Professor, Department of Restorative Sciences, Baylor College of Dentistry
- August 2001 – August 2009 Assistant Professor, Department of Restorative Sciences, Baylor College of Dentistry
- October 2002 – May 2006 General dentistry private practice, Mesquite, Texas
- October 1973 – December 2000 General dentistry private practice, Austin, Texas
- May 1973 – October 1973 Clinical Instructor Baylor College of Dentistry, Dept of Oral Diagnosis and Radiology
- October 1973 – Present President, Michael R. McWatters, DDS, Inc.
BAYLOR COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
- 2002 – present Comprehensive care group leader junior class
- 2001 – present Fixed prosthodontics lab sophomore class
- 2001 – present Fixed prosthodontics clinic junior class
- 2001 – present Occlusion / splint fabrication lab junior class
- 2001 – present Dental materials lab freshman class
BAYLOR COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY COMMITTEES:
- 2004 – present Admission’s Committee
- 2002 – present Curriculum Committee
BAYLOR COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY AWARDS:
- 2008 Teacher of the Year
- OKU Honor Dental Society
- Southwest Academy of Restorative Dentistry
- Baylor College of Dentistry Alumni Association
- American Dental Education Association
- TDA Order of Good Fellow Membership
- American Dental Association, 36 year member
- Texas Dental Association, 36 year member
- Austin District Dental Society, 36 year member
AUSTIN DISTRICT DENTAL SOCIETY OFFICES:
- 1995 Chairman Judicial Review Committee
- 1989 President
- 1988 President Elect
- 1987 Vice President
- 1986 Secretary
- 1985 Treasurer
- 1984 Chairman Peer Review Committee
- 1983 Delegate to TDA
TEXAS DENTAL ASSOCIATION POSITIONS:
- 1992 – 2003 TDA Building Committee
- 1990 TDA Insurance Committee
- 1989 TDA Annual Session Registration Chairman
DENTAL PUBLIC SERVICES:
- May 30 - June 7, 2009 Missionary dentistry in Honduras with Christian Medical Missions, Inc.
- Jan. 19 – Jan. 27, 2008 Missionary dentistry in Guatemala with Christian Medical Missions, Inc.
- June 4 – June 12, 2005 Missionary dentistry in Guatemala with Christian medical missions, Inc.
- May 31 – June 9, 2003 Missionary dentistry in Guatemala with Christian Medical Missions, Inc.
- March 7-10, 2002 Missionary dentistry in Matamoras, Mexico with Christian Medical and Dental Association
- March 11-17, 2001 Missionary dentistry in Panama with Christian Medical Missions, Inc.
- 1990 – 2001 Manos De Christo dental clinic volunteer dentist
- 1995 – 1999 Creative Rapid Learning Center volunteer
- 1973 – 2000 Austin I.S.D. volunteer emergency dental program