Meet Your Castle Rock Dentist
L. Blaine Kennington, DDS
After graduating in 1984 from University of North Carolina School of Dentistry in Chapel Hill, Dr. Kennington was employed by Clinical Research Associates, now known as Clinician's Report. He was a dentist with the United States Air Force for 12 years, including a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry from 1994 to 1996. He left the Air Force in 1998 to join a private practice in Mountain Home, Idaho. Dr. Kennington began his own private practice when he moved to Castle Rock, Washington in 2002.
Dr. Kennington is a founding member (2009) of Advanced Dental Implant Studies (ADIS). ADIS is a group of about 70 dentists from across the country dedicated to furthering clinical implant dentistry. They meet in Atlanta four times each year to present, discuss, evaluate, and develop implant treatment techniques.
Dr. Kennington is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Lower Columbia Dental Society, and Washington State Dental Association. He's an Associate Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
Dr. Kennington enjoys working with a talented and professional staff, providing a relaxed and caring atmosphere for patients, and helping patients smile again. He also enjoys learning. By staying involved in continuing education, he keeps current with today's market of dental skills, materials, and techniques. Continuing education helps Dr. Kennington provide the highest level of up-to-date dentistry for our patients. He’s completed the American Academy of Implant Dentistry’s MaxiCourse in Atlanta, Georgia (2008) and is a Certified Associate Fellow of the AAID (American Association of Implant Dentists) as well.
Married with five children, Dr. Kennington's hobbies include woodworking, fishing, reading, and staying involved in church and community service activities.
Here at Cowlitz River Dental, we think you deserve a healthy, happy smile that you'll be proud to share with the world around you. Whether getting you to that point requires simple general dentistry care or in-depth restorative services, Dr. L. Blaine Kennington is committed to helping achieve your goals in Castle Rock, Washington. With the help of extensive education and countless technologies, we provide comprehensive, compassionate care daily to patients from all walks of life. Consider letting him give you a reason to smile too! Call us today to schedule an appointment.