Christopher J. Damien, PhD

Dentsply Sirona Inc.


Chris is a product development professional with more than 20 years of international experience in developing and testing devices for the orthopedic, dental, craniofacial, abdominal surgical, and wound care industries. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from Northwestern University and a Ph.D., also in Biomedical Engineering, from Rutgers University / University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). Chris focuses on break-through technologies using proteins and cells to stimulate, repair, and regenerate tissue. Chris has worked at companies ranging from a leading orthopedic company to a small entrepreneurial start-up medical device company. He is currently employed as the Corporate Director of Biotechnology for Dentsply Sirona Inc. based in York, PA.