James K. Burnham, DDS

Meet Dr. Burnham

dr james k. burnhamDr. James K. Burnham received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at The University of Tennessee in 1999 and his specialty training in Periodontics at The George Washington University and the Naval Postgraduate Dental School in 2007. He is trained in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of periodontal diseases, bone and soft tissue grafting, and dental implant placement. Additionally, he is licensed by the State of Washington to provide intravenous conscious sedation.

Dr. Burnham proudly served in the United States Navy for over ten years before establishing his periodontal practice here in the Wenatchee area in 2011. He has lectured both nationally and internationally on topics related to periodontal disease. Dr. Burnham is a Board Certified Periodontist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, the highest honor awarded in his field. He is an active member of the American Board of Periodontology, the American Academy of Periodontology, the Academy of Osseointegration, the American Dental Association, the Washington State Dental Association and the North Central District Dental Society. Additionally he is a member of the Wenatchee Valley Study club and is a Spears Study club leader.

Dr. Burnham was born and raised in the Gulf Coast town of Pascagoula, Mississippi. Outside the office he enjoys hiking, climbing, skiing and travel.