Kirstin T. McCarville, DDS, MS
Kirstin T. McCarville, DDS, MS

Kirstin T. McCarville, DDS, MS

Associate Professor
School of Dentistry

Expertise/Specializations

  • Maxillofacial Prosthodontics

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Prosthodontics

Position

  • Associate Professor

Secondary Appointment

  • School of Medicine

Biography

Dr. Kirstin McCarville, B.S. in Biology, D.D.S., M.S., F.A.C.P. is an Associate Professor in the Prosthodontics Department at Creighton University. She has been with Creighton since 2008. She is a member of AAMP, ACP, AO, PEO. Dr. McCarville has been a recipient of several awards over the years, and she spends time serving the community and volunteering with several local, national and international organizations.

Education

  • Creighton University,B.S.,1997-2001
  • Creighton University School of Dentistry,DDS,2001-2005

Certifications

Certificate in Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) UMKC School of Dentistry Certificate in Special Patient Care from UMKC School of Dentistry Certificate in Prosthodontics from UCLA School of Dentistry Certificate in Maxillofacial Prosthodontics from UCLA School of Dentistry

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Dockter, Kathryn M., McCarville, Kirstin Case Study: Management of the Kidney Dialysis Patient, ACCESS, 22, 37-39, 2008
  • Dockter K, McCarville K. Case Study: Management of the Kidney Dialysis Patient., ACCESS, 22, 37-39, 2008

Publications

  • Video made for National Prosthodontics Awareness Week, Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2015

Presentations

  • 11/2014 AAMP Poster Presentation "Maxillofacial's Role in Aiding Occupational Therapy: A Case Report.", 2014
  • 9/2014 Creighton University Fall Dental Assembly “Implant Restorations: Who’s in the Drivers Seat for Implant Planning”, 2014
  • Creighton University Fall Dental Assembly “Implant Restorations: Who’s in the Drivers Seat for Implant Planning”, 2014
  • 2/20/2014 The American Prosthodontic Society 86th Annual Graduate Prosthodontics Presentation: The Effect of Titanium Implants on the Peripheral Circadian Rhythm of Bone.”, 2014
  • 6/27/2013 Pacific Coast Society for Prosthodontics 78th Annual Scientific Session: “Vitamin D Deficiency as a Possible Etiologic Factor in Implant Failure.”, 2013

Research and Scholarship

Grant Funding Received

  • 2014-2015 Bacterial Microleakage of Different Access Sealing Materials in Access Channels of External Hex Implants
  • 2011-2014 Titanium’s effect on rat BMSCs peripheral circadian rhythm, through Per 1 gene expression and other gene pathways.

Awards and Honors

  • Senior Clinical Instructor of the Year, Creighton University School of Dentistry, 2015
  • Junior Clinical Instructor of the Year, Creighton University School of Dentistry, 2015
  • 2014 American Prosthodontic Society Student Research Competition, 2014
  • 2013 Pacific Coast Graduate Student Research Competition, 2013
  • Department of the Year Award: Prosthodontics, Creighton University School of Dentistry, 2010