David Dodell, D.M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor; Director of Clinical Systems

Dr. Dodell received his DMD from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1982.  After serving as the staff dentist for St Joseph’s Hospital in Phoenix for 3 years, he started his solo private practice in Scottsdale, Arizona which he left in 2011 to be at Midwestern full-time.  Dr Dodell has served in various levels of organized dentistry, including local, state and national level appointments in the American Dental Association. Dr. Dodell has also served as a consultant to the Arizona Board of Dental Examiners.  Dr Dodell’s passion is computer technology and how it can improve patient care.  He has lectured on implementing computer technologies in the dental office including several years at the American Dental Association Annual Session.  He also is a reviewer for the Journal of the American Dental Association for technology related articles.  After four years as Adjunct Clinical Faculty at the Arizona School of Dentistry, Dr. Dodell came to Midwestern to combine his passion for mentoring students with his passion for technology and is responsible for the technology in the college’s dental clinic.