C. Michael Bowers

Expert in Forensic Dentistry

Clinical Associate Professor, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC


  • forensic dentistry
  • human identification from teeth and bitemarks
  • managing dental aspects of mass disasters
  • dentistry and the law

Additional Information

  • Member, OKU (Dental academic fraternity)
  • Fellow, American Association of Forensic Sciences
  • Diplomate, Forensic Dentistry (ABFO)
  • Crime scene analyst (IAI)
  • Deputy medical examiner, Ventura, CA
  • Both a licensed dentist and attorney
  • Author of multiple books and professional chapters and articles on forensic science
  • Long-term consultant, the Innocence Project at Cardozo School of Law