Dr. Marc L. Nevins Receives the 2023 American Academy of Periodontology Master Clinician Award, Continuing a Family Legacy of Excellence in Periodontics

Boston, MA — November 20, 2023 — Dr. Marc L. Nevins, Periodontist and the founder of Nevins Dental Center, has been honored with the 2023 American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) Master Clinician Award. The announcement was made during the 109th Annual Meeting of the AAP held in Austin, Texas earlier this month.

The Master Clinician Award is a prestigious accolade presented to an AAP member who consistently demonstrates clinical excellence in the field of periodontics while generously sharing their clinical expertise with colleagues. Dr. Nevins, recognized as a master clinician by the periodontal community, has not only upheld his commitment to preserving oral health but has also elevated the practice of periodontology.

What makes this recognition particularly meaningful is that Dr. Nevins follows in the footsteps of his father, Dr. Myron Nevins, a distinguished periodontist who received the Master Clinician Award in 2001. This extraordinary family legacy underscores the Nevins family’s profound dedication to advancing the field of periodontology.

Reflecting on this accomplishment, Dr. Nevins expressed his gratitude, saying, “Receiving the Master Clinician Award is a deeply humbling experience. It’s an honor to be recognized by my esteemed colleagues and mentors in the field of periodontics. I am grateful for the opportunity to contribute to the advancement of periodontology and for the trust my patients have placed in me over the years.”

Dr. Nevins has earned widespread acclaim for his extensive contributions to periodontal research, education, and clinical practice. With over 25 years dedicated to the field of periodontology, he has consistently delivered exceptional patient care, demonstrated clinical mastery, and actively shared his knowledge with the dental community through various educational platforms.

About Marc L. Nevins, DMD, M.M.SC:  Dr. Nevins is a renowned periodontist and the founder of Nevins Dental Center in Boston, Massachusetts. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, along with serving as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Oral Medicine, Infection and Immunity at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Nevins graduated Summa Cum Laude from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and he received his Certificate for Graduate Training in Periodontology and a Master of Medical Sciences in Oral Biology at Harvard School of Dental Medicine.  He has research interests in Clinical Applications of Tissue Engineering for Regenerative Periodontics and Implant Dentistry.