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MEET THE DOCTOR - DR. KIPP SLOCUM D.D.S.


Photo of Dr. Kipp Slocum D.D.S. Dr. Slocum is certified as a Diplomate by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Originally from Cheshire, CT, he earned his Bachelor’s Degree with double majors in History and Philosophy from Christendom College in Virginia. After graduation Dr. Slocum completed further science curriculum at LeMoyne College in Syracuse before attending the State University of New York School of Dental Medicine at Buffalo. While in dental school, Dr. Slocum was the recipient of many awards, including admittance to the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon honor society for academic achievement. In 2012, he graduated Summa Cum Laude as a Doctor of Dental Surgery.

After completing his doctorate, Dr. Slocum began a 4-year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, TN, serving as Chief Resident in his final year. While a resident he completed research in pathology related to head and neck cancer that he subsequently presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 2015 annual meeting in Washington D.C.. During his surgical training Dr. Slocum gained extensive surgical experience in dentoalveolar surgery and wisdom teeth extractions, bone grafting and complex dental implant reconstructive procedures, facial trauma and reconstruction, benign and malignant pathology of the head and neck, corrective jaw surgery, TMJ disorders, cleft lip and palate and facial cosmetic surgery. In order to provide the highest level of safety and care to his patients, Dr. Slocum was trained extensively in both office-based anesthesia and general anesthesia. He completed additional rotations on pediatric anesthesia, general surgery, trauma surgery, plastic surgery, surgical critical care, otolaryngology, oculoplastic surgery and internal medicine. He is certified in Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Advanced Trauma Life Support and Fundamental Critical Care Support. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Dr. Slocum maintains active staff privileges at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse.

In 2005, Dr. Slocum married Mary Grace Fallon, who grew up in the Central New York area. They have five children and reside in Cazenovia, NY. Dr. Slocum is an avid sportsman and in his free time enjoys all aspects of the outdoors.

Research:

Odontogenic Ameloblast-Associated Protein Expression in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Tongue