Brown “Skip” Harris, III, DDS

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Oral Surgeon in Cave Creek AZ

Brown “Skip” Harris III DDS obtained a liberal arts undergraduate degree at Colby College in Waterville Maine where he majored in business administration and minored in Chemistry while on the pre-med/pre-dental track. While in college he worked extensively in the emergency medical services and as a firefighter. Upon graduating from Colby, he ran an undersea medicine clinic treating injured divers with a large multiplace recompression chamber.

Dr. Harris did his graduate training for four years at the New York University College of Dentistry finishing in the top 5% of his class with honors including; Oral Surgery Honors, CAPPA Honors, OKU, ADA Meritorious Service Award, Deans List, Horace Wells Anesthesia Award and many more. Dr. Harris then moved on to his four year postgraduate surgical training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center, New York, New York. While there he served as the chief resident at Beth Israel Hospital, Albert Einstein College of Medicine’s Weiler Hospital, Jacobi Medical Center, Bronx Lebanon Hospital, North Central Bronx Hospital and Montefiore Medical Center.

Dr. Harris is boarded with North East Regional Board of Dental Examiners, Western Regional Board of Dental Examiners and The National Board of Dental Examiners. He is also a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and Academy of Osseointegration. Currently holding licenses to practice in Arizona and is the owner and president of High Desert Oral Surgery and Implant Center, LLC.

While not at the office, Dr. Harris keeps himself busy by being a Scout Leader, Barn Dad, Scuba Diver, and all around family man.