Michael Kirchner, DDS
Your Jeffersonville Dentist
Dr. Michael Kirchner graduated from the University of Indiana and went on to complete a general practice residency at the University of Toledo. At the Division of Hospital Dentistry, he studied techniques of sedation dentistry for anxious patients and complex dental surgery. After graduation, he continued his training at the internationally renowned Dawson Academy and Spear Education. Dr. Kirchner has also received advanced sedation training from DOCS and advanced denture training from Massad and the Geneva Dental Institute of Sacramento.
Dr. Kirchner routinely takes 10 times the amount of continuing education required of dentists in Indiana. That's because he has a passion for staying on top of the latest research and tools in his field to help his patients. He has taken courses in anesthesia, prosthetics, esthetic dentistry, CAD/CAM, occlusion, TMD and facial pain, endodontics, rehabilitative dentistry, and more.
Because of his advanced training and skill, Dr. Kirchner has a long history of achievement. As a dental professional, Dr. Kirchner has been given The Concept of Complete Dentistry Award from the Dawson Academy. In 2013, he received the Rising Star Award from One Southern Indiana Chamber of Commerce for top business less than five years old.
Dr. Kirchner puts significant value on making a difference in the local community. He is on the board of the Clark County Youth Shelter and has completed Leadership Southern Indiana. His dental office gives away significant amounts of dental services to people in need and has partnered with local organizations to serve those who do not have access to care. This has included working with Donated Dental, and Eastside Christian Church.
Dr. Kirchner was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. He still enjoys a good Orioles game despite their performance over the years. After seeing the movie Hoosiers, he was drawn to Indiana for dental school and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Indiana University School of Dentistry. Dr. Kirchner lives in New Albany with his wife and son. They are active members of Southeast Christian Church and work with the children in Sunday school. They enjoy camping, fishing, and spending time in the outdoors.