Dr. Kevin Patterson has 34 years of experience in dental practice and large practice management.He has been a leader in professional associations in the field for more than 20 years, and he is the general chairman of the 2023 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting. Previously, Patterson served as branch president of the Chicago Dental Society, a board member of the Chicago Dental Society, a member of the Illinois State Dental Society Committee on Access to Care, chairman of the Chicago Dental Society Members Group, and chairman of the Chicago Dental Society finance committee. He also was a delegate to the Illinois State Dental Society for 10 years.
Beginning in 1997, Patterson owned a successful group dental practice; he sold it in 2019 when it had more than 40,000 patients of record.
Among the professional honors he has received are election as a Fellow of the International College of Dentists (2014), election as a Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy (2021) and a distinguished service award from the Chicago Dental Society (2016).
Patterson earned his D.D.S. at Northwestern University and his bachelor’s degree in biology at the University of Pittsburgh.