Meet Dr. Justin B. Clemow

Justin B. Clemow DMD, MD, was born and raised in West Hartford, CT.  For his undergraduate education he attended the University of Pennsylvania, graduating with a Bachelor of the Arts in 2002.  During his tenure at PENN, Dr. Clemow was on the Varsity Crew team for 3 years, and he was recognized as an Ivy League Academic All-American.  He then attended the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine from 2003-2007.  While at UCONN dental school, he was awarded the Student Oral Surgery Award, and he was selected as the Commencement Speaker for his class. 

In 2007 Dr. Clemow was accepted into the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery residency at the University of Florida – Jacksonville.  This was a great honor as the UF-Jacksonville residency is nationally recognized for the scope and volume of surgery they perform at this Level One Trauma Center.  Dr. Clemow obtained his Medical Degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 2011.  He completed an internship in General Surgery at Shands Jacksonville Medical Center, and completed his OMFS training as the administrative chief resident in 2013.  He was decorated with multiple awards during residency, including the Resident Advocate Award, Best Teaching Resident Award, and SICU resident award.

After residency, Dr. Clemow worked for two years in private practice Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in Cleveland, OH.  He served as assistant clinical professor for the Case Western Reserve OMFS residency, provided Level 1 trauma coverage at MetroHealth Medical Center, and also provided trauma and OMFS call coverage at Fairview Hospital, part of the Cleveland Clinic system. 

Dr. Clemow’s specific surgical interests include facial trauma and reconstruction, general anesthesia, corrective jaw surgery, obstructive sleep apnea surgery, and complex dental implant procedures including bone grafting.  He is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (Board Certified).  He maintains certification in BLS, ACLS, PALS, and ATLS.

Personal interests include outdoor activities, athletics, and spending time with his wife and two children.