Robert L Flint, DMD, MD, FACS

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Associate Professor in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery; Director, Advanced Education Program in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Practice Location: School of Dentistry, First Floor Call for Appointments: 502-852-5401

Scope of Practice: Our practice encompasses the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery from dental extractions and dental implants with IV sedation in the office to major maxillofacial reconstruction in the hospital for trauma, pathology, TMJ and corrective jaw surgery.


  • BS in Medical Biology - University of Utah
  • DMD and MD - University of Louisville 
  • Oral Surgery Residency - University of Louisville Hospital


Dr. Flint received various leadership, scholastic, and clinical awards. He received his Medical Doctorate, completed an internship in General Surgery, and completed a residency in Oral Surgery. Dr. Flint is a Board Certified Surgeon and a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

Dr. Flint devotes time to continuing his education by participating in programs to increase his skill and knowledge, as well as staying up to date on the latest advancements and techniques.

Since 1995, Dr. Flint has participated and continues to participate in Operation HOPE with P.A.G.E.S. (Philippine-American Group of Educators & Surgeons). He is the Director of Surgery/Surgical Coordinator for the team and has traveled to many areas in the Philippines to perform surgical repair of cleft lip and cleft palate.

A healthcare practitioner with years of experience, Dr. Flint's achievements manifest a commitment to excellence in his field of expertise.

All of our dentists are teachers and researchers at the UofL School of Dentistry