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Daniel J. Thomas, D.D.S., M.S.

Dr. Daniel Thomas earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, School of Dentistry in 1990. He then entered UMKC’s Advanced Education Program in Periodontics, graduating in 1992 and earning a Master of Science degree in Oral Biology and Certificates in Periodontics, Implant Dentistry and Intravenous Conscious Sedation. He has been practicing Periodontics and Implant Dentistry in Leawood, KS, since 1994 and in Kansas City, MO, since 2007.

Dr. Thomas is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and has been awarded the highest level of recognition by the specialty. He has been actively engaged in his profession beyond his daily practice. He was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, School of Dentistry. Dr. Thomas is a fellow of the International College of Dentists.

In addition to providing exceptional periodontal care to his patients, Dr. Thomas also is dedicated to serving his community through public service activities. In 2011 he served as the Chairman of the Kansas Board of Regents, Oral Health Task Force. He is a graduate of the esteemed Leadership Kansas program, Class of 2012. In 2013 he was appointed by the Kansas Governor Brownback to serve as a Director on the University of Kansas Hospital Authority Board. Governor Sam Brownback called again in the summer of 2015 when he appointed Dr. Thomas to serve as a Regent on the Kansas Board of Regents to govern Kansas’s higher education. Dr. Thomas serves as a Director on the Kansas Arts Foundation. He is a recipient of the prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honor in recognition of his “outstanding contributions” to the country. He also has been honored by the Chamber of Commerce with the Professional Leader of the Year Award.

Dr. Thomas currently resides in Mission Hills, Kansas with his wife Dr. Donna Thomas, a Pediatric Dentist, and their two children, Alexandria and Preston.

North Kansas City
9321 North Oak Trafficway
Kansas City, MO 64155
11401 Nall Ave.
Leawood, KS 66211
Country Club Plaza
411 Nichols Rd., Suite 236
Kansas City, MO 64112
Lee’s Summit
3355 NE Ralph Powell Rd.
Lee’s Summit, MO 64064
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