Damon Orthodontics - About Us
To better serve you, Damon Orthodontics is an AOA Gold Team certified practice. Our team has earned this distinguished level of achievement by completing countless hours of continuing education and passing rigorous testing on orthodontic technique and theory. Given by the nation's leading provider of orthodontic assisting and clinical training, this level of distinction is validated annually and offered to practices that have a majority of their team passing a comprehensive curriculum and testing program.
Dr. Clay Damon is a third generation Spokane resident. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in 1987 from the University of Washington on a full academic scholarship. He played varsity basketball for UW for four years and received the Pac-10 All Conference Academic Team Honor. His lifetime interest of dentistry evolved into continuing his education by earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Washington in 1991. He served as a restorative dentist and clinical instructor in the University Of Washington School Of Dentistry from 1991-1993. His passion for the science of orthodontics led him to invest two more years of study and research at Case Western Reserve University, completing his Master of Science degree in Orthodontics in 1995.
Dr. Damon's orthodontic treatment philosophy is patient-centered. He treats to the individual characteristics of each patient and their inherent uniqueness. It is very important to Dr. Damon that his patients enjoy their orthodontic experience and benefit from a great smile when treatment is finished.
Dr. Damon cares deeply about the importance of the total development of young people. For example, he believes strongly in the value of organized sports and supports community organizations. Dr. Damon is involved in all aspects of coaching young people who participate in community sports. He is also a faithful supporter of Spokane's premier basketball event, Hoopfest.
Damon Orthodontics has been dedicated to creating beautiful smiles for the people of Spokane for over 40 years. The Damon System has allowed Dr. Clay Damon to offer people a more functional and gorgeous smile than typical treatment styles. What better way to be treated orthodontically than by a Damon who knows the wordwide self ligating system better than anyone! Call us today to set up a free exam! We would love to hear from you!