stephen w. boatright, dds, fagd

endodontist • North little rock, ar

Education and Professional Achievements

Academic History

  • Harding University – Bachelor of Science Biology
  • Louisiana State University School of Dentistry – Doctorate of Dental Surgery
  • University of Maryland at Baltimore – Endodontic Certification

Research Activities:

  • LSUSD – Assisted Dr. Lemon and Dr. Himel in researching various materials to repair furcation perforations
  • LSUSD – Table Clinic Winner The Use of Apex Locators
  • UMB – Original Endodontic Research that proved The Smear Layer Can Be Crystallized

Honors and Awards:

  • LSUSD – International College of Dentistry Award
    General Dentistry Award
    Advanced Studies Award
    Pierre Fauchard Fellow
  • Academy of General Dentistry Fellow
  • Associate Fellowship World Clinical Laser Institute

Professional Organizations:

  • LSUSD – Alumni Association Board Member (2 years)
  • American Student Dental Association
  • American State Dental Association
    AR Dental Board Member
    Secretary/Treasurer (3 years)
  • Central District Dental Society
  • Southeast District Dental Society
    Secretary/Treasurer (4 years)
  • Jefferson County Dental Society
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Arkansas Academy of General Dentistry
    Board Member (4 years)
    Membership Chairman (2 years)

Teaching Experiences

  • LSUSD - Guest lecturer for the Senior Professional Development Class for two years
  • UMB - Lectured and instructed hands-on course to the senior dental students on rotary instrumentation
    • Lectured and instructed hands-on course to the Advanced General Dentistry Residents on rotary instrumentation
    • Lectured to the Psi Omega Fraternity on practice management
    • Taught with endodontic residents the sophomore dental students endodontic course
    • Taught with endodontic residents the junior/senior dental students clinic course

Personal Achievements

Civic Activities:

  • Deerfield Homeowners Association -
    • Vice-President
    • President
  • Coach at Seabrook YMCA -
    • Tee-ball
    • Baseball
    • Soccer
    • Basketball
  • Pine Bluff American Little League - Board Member
  • Pine Bluff Rotary Club -
    • Secretary
    • Board Member
    • Paul Harris Fellow
  • March of Dimes -
    • Volunteer
    • Board Member
  • Coach at Central Arkansas Christian School – Pleasant Valley
    • 4th Grade Girls Basketball
    • 6th Grade Girls Basketball

Church Activities:

  • Member of Pleasant Valley Church of Christ
  • Medical Missions (6 trips) -
    • With Sylvan Hills Church of Christ to Jamaica, Antigua, and Mexico
    • With Sixth & Izard Church of Christ to Montserrat and Guyana

Recreational Activities:

  • Harley Owners Group (HOG)
  • Arkansas Bikers Aiming Toward Education (ABATE)
  • BMW Owners Group