Title: Director of Dental Services + Dentist
Dr. Robert Johnson is the Program Director of Advanced Education in General Dentistry at The Brodes Hartley Jr. Teaching Health Center at CHI. He has been Director of Dental Services at Community Health of South Florida Inc. since 1986.
A native of Virginia, Dr. Johnson received a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland. He obtained his dentistry degree in 1983 from Howard University College of Dentistry. While at Howard, he was awarded a National Health Service Corps Scholarship, a program designed to provide health care professionals to work in underserved areas of the United States.
After completing a dental residency at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Washington, D.C., he was assigned to CHI in 1985 as a staff dentist. For 21 years, he was also a member of the JMH Public Health Trust staff in Miami.
Dr. Johnson is active in a multitude of professional and civic organizations including the Community Action Agency of Dade County’s Health Advisory Committee and the Miami-Dade HIV/AIDS Partnership’s Dental Committee.
He is member of the Migrant Clinicians Network, the National Network of Oral Health Access and the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society. He has also been recognized as a distinguished member of the Miami Dade Dental Society, Community Smiles and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity.