Dr. Jim Lussier
James D. Lussier, DDS, completed undergraduate studies at UTSA in 1996, earned his Doctoral at UTHSC-SA in 2000, and Postdoctoral Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio in 2008. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and Fellow, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Dr. Lussier retired from the Army in June 2015 after a 28 year career. He served as a military intelligence voice interceptor - German linguist in Germany. He deployed for Operation Desert Shield/Storm with the 3rd Armored Division. He then joined the U.S. Army Special Forces (Green Berets) and served as an SF Medical Sergeant (18D).
After commissioning in 2000, Dr. Lussier completed a 1-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) at Fort Carson, Colorado and served as the Dental Surgeon practicing general dentistry in the 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne). He deployed for Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) in 2003. Following a four year Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) residency, he served as an OMS at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, at Fort Knox, Kentucky, lastly at Fort Carson. He served as the Chief of OMS Services at Evans Army Community Hospital and OMS Mentor to the 1-year AEGD program.
In his free time, he enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking, triathlons, skiing, traveling as well as spending time with his children.
Dr. Lussier welcomes the opportunity to take care of you and your family’s oral surgery needs by providing a friendly and competent community based full scope Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery service to Kerrville and it's surrounding communities.
American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, Fellow
American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, Diplomate
Southwest Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
Texas Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
Hill Country Memorial Hospital - Fredericksburg
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