James A. Kelly, DDS, MS, MBA, MPH

James A. Kelly, DDS, MS, MBA, MPH

James A. Kelly, DDS, MS, MBA, MPH

Associate Professor
Chair, Prosthodontics
School of Dentistry


  • Prosthodontics

Academic Appointments


  • Prosthodontics


  • Associate Professor


Dr. James Kelly, B.S. in Chemistry, D.D.S., M.S., M.B.A., M.P.H., F.A.C.P. Dr. Kelly is the Chair of Prosthodontics at Creighton University. He is a member of the AAMP, AP, ACP, AO, ICP, ADA, and a Diplomat of the American Board of Prosthodontics. Over the years, Dr. Kelly has given and continues to give many lectures nationally and internationally.  He enjoys publishing articles and text book chapters.  He is active in volunteering dental and prosthetic services on a local, national and international level.

Publications and Presentations


Research and Scholarship

Grant Funding Received

  • Grant from the American College of Prosthodontics to research Implant Studies at UCLA Funded by Biomet3i and from Research Facilities Improvement Program.
  • Grant from the Academy of Prosthodontics Foundation