Ryan Noble, DMD

Clinical Associate Professor

Department of Comprehensive Dentistry

School of Dentistry, 501 S. Preston St., Room 027 502-852-1187 502-852-1220 (fax) rmnobl01@louisville.edu


  • D.M.D. University of Kentucky, 1974

Teaching Areas

  • Clinical and Didactic


Dr. Noble has experience in Forensic Odontology utilized during mass disaster/mass fatality events and served as the principal dental remains photographer during the investigation of the COMAIR commercial air crash in Lexington, Kentucky, August 2006. He has studied forensic indentification at the Criminal Justice Information System of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in Clarksburg, WV, as well as The Miami Dade County Medical Examiner's Office in Florida and the University of Texas Dental School in San Antonio. His other activities have included assisting the State and Metro Government Medical Examiner.

Professional Memberships

  • American Dental Association
  • Kentucky Dental Association
  • Louisville Dental Society
  • OKU