Dr. ROBERT S. Kiken: Curriculum Vitae

Education:

  • University of Miami, Florida, June 1969 – August 1969
  • Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, B.A. Degree – 1971
  • University of Brussels, Belgium, Faculte De Medicine – 1971 – 1972
  • New York University College of Dentistry, New York, New York, D.D.S. Degree 1976

Internship:

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, New York
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1976-1977

Junior Residency:

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
New York Medical College
Bronx, New York
Junior Resident, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
1977 – 1978

Senior Residency:

Lincoln Medical and Health Center
New York Medical College
Bronx, New York
Senior Resident, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
1978 – 1979

Awards & Honors:

  • N.Y.U. College of Dentistry, New York, New York
    Judicial Board, September 1975 – June 1976
  • N.Y.U. Student Research Grant, September 1975

Private Practice:

July 1, 1979, Practice Limited to Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

New York State License

#032275 – August 1976

New Jersey State License

#1074N – May 1979

California State License

#29327 – October 1980

California General Anesthesia Permit

#609 – December 1981

Professional Society Memberships:

  • American Dental Association, September 1973
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, July 1976
  • First District Dental Society of New York, May 1976
  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center Dental Studies Club, July 1976
  • California Dental Association – 1984
  • Southern California Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery – 1984
  • Santa Barbara/Ventura Counties Dental Society 1984
  • Western Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 1984
  • California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 1999
  • ACLS Committee 2002 to Present
  • Anesthesia Committee 2004 to Present
  • National Dental Board of Anesthesiology – 2002

Academic Appointments:

  • N.Y.U. College of Dentistry, Department of Microbiology, Microbiology Laboratory Instruction – June 1972 – September 1973
    Research – 35%, Teaching – 60%, Administration – 5%
  • New York V.A. Hospital, New York
    New York Blood Gas Technician – September 1975 – June 1976
  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
    Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Attending Surgeon – 1979 – 1983
    Teaching – 100%
  • Nassau County Medical Center
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Attending Surgeon – 1980 – 1983
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
    Department of Surgical Education, Attending Surgeon – 1983
  • California Board of Dental Examiners
    General Anesthesia Onsite Examiner – 1995 – Present
  • Director of Health Providers CPR Instructors

Hospital Appointments:

  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital – 1983
  • St. Francis Hospital, Santa Barbara – 1983
  • Goleta Valley Community Hospital – 1983
  • Lompoc Valley Medical Center – 2014

Specialty Board Certification:

  • Board Eligible in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery – June 1979
  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Board Certified – March 1990
  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Re-Certified – October 1997
  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Re-Certified – October 2008
  • Diplomate, National Dental Board of Anesthesiology – 2002

Publication Bibliography:

Case Presentations:

  • “Oral Tuberculosis”, N.Y. State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, New York Hilton, November 1978
  • “Oral Tuberculosis”, American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, New York Sheraton, May 1979
  • Case “Oral Tuberculosis” Submitted for Publication

Additional Education:

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons – Certified in Advanced Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery, 1992
  • Louisiana State University Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery – Certified Course on Rhinoplasty, Face Lift, Blepharoplasty, Cervicofacial Lipectomy in Maxillofacial Surgery, 1992
  • Certified CO2 Surgical Laser Techniques and Applications, 1995
  • Certified Clinical Use of CO2 Laser in Cosmetic Skin Resurfacing, 1996
  • Certified Course on Distraction Osteogenesis, 1998
  • BLS Instructor Trainer, 1999 – Present
  • ACLS Instructor, 2002 – Present

Lectures:

  • CALAAOMS – Cardiovascular II – Arrhythmias and Dysrhythmias
  • Multiple Grand Rounds, Cottage Hospital