Cameron Clokie is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, scientist, teacher and an entrepreneur. He is a Professor and the Head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Toronto.
Cameron Clokie became the CEO of Induce Biologics Inc. in 1985. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) and later a Ph.D. from McGill University in bone regeneration related to interface development. He has also held positions on the boards or scientific advisory boards of several companies.
He has lectured on a variety of topics related to oral regeneration and university-related technology transfer. Cameron Clokie founded his bone research group at McGill University in 1993 and had been actively involved in the evaluation and development of new bone regenerative technologies. He has contributed towards publications of medical journals in his area of specialty. Learn more about Cameron Clokie: https://www.ratemds.com/doctor-ratings/1215496/Dr-Cameron-Clokie-Toronto-ON.html
In 1988 he was made the Head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and later became Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Toronto up to his retirement in 2017 from academics. He has developed fruitful strategic business alliances as well as transfer knowledge due to his wits in bone healing.
The key goal he emphasized on his work is to develop bioimplants that will finally eliminate the need for bone grafts. Even though he focused on facial reconstruction and bone regeneration, he maintained his busy clinical practice in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Toronto.
Cameron Clokie helped a 60 years-old with broken jawline by using a pioneered technique that uses protein that reduces adults’ stem cells into becoming bone tissue. This method causes the bones to grow as they do in newborn babies. His jaw recovered fully, and younger, he is amongst eight patients in Canada who has undergone bone regeneration method that changed the case of reconstructive surgery.
Cameron Clokie always took the time to discuss with his patients about bone regeneration before treating them with his pioneered technique. He usually emphasizes to his students the future of regenerative medicine.