Meet Christopher Noonan, DMD, MD

Dr. Noonan is a dual-degree, board-certified oral surgeon who helps patients find solutions to improve their oral health.

About Dr. Noonan

Originally from Paducah, Kentucky, Dr. Christopher Noonan was inspired by his father, a neurosurgeon, to pursue a career in the dental/medical field. Oral surgery was his specialty of choice because of its combination of dentistry, medicine, surgery, and anesthesia.

Dr. Noonan joined Kentuckiana Oral Maxillofacial and Dental Implant Surgery in 2005 and enjoys being a part of the Kentuckiana community. This practice affords Dr. Noonan the unique opportunity to practice with doctors whom he attended school and residency. Dr. Noonan enjoys the opportunity to practice both in an office and in a hospital environment. He sees patients daily who are in pain because of a dental issue, and being able to provide immediate relief is a great honor and privilege. He values the trust patients place in him. As a patient, you can expect Dr. Noonan to help you feel comfortable and confident. He’ll talk you through the process from start to finish and will always take the time to answer any questions.

Dr. Noonan practices all types of oral surgery but has a special interest in dental extractions and implant surgery.

Education & Residency

Dr. Noonan earned a BS in biology from Murray State University in 1993. He earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry and his Medical Degree (MD) from the University of Louisville School of Medicine. Following his degrees, he completed his oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry.


Dr. Noonan is a member of many professional organizations, including:

  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (ABOMS)

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)

  • Kentucky Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (KSOMS)

  • Kentucky Dental Association (KDA)

  • American Medical Association (AMA)

  • Kentucky Medical Association (KMA)

  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA)

  • National Dental Board of Anesthesiology (NDBA)

Hobbies & Interests

Outside of work, Dr. Noonan enjoys spending time with his family, raising his four sons, golfing, and keeping up with the University of Louisville athletics.

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