When not in the office caring for his dental family or teaching at Maryland University Dental School, Dr Huang enjoys finding new restaurants to try with family and friends. He has never seen a good bargain he could pass up. Playing the piano, which he almost decided to do professionally, after his graduation with an Associates Degree from the Royal Conservatory Of Music in Toronto.
Dr. Peterson Huang is a Dual Board Certified Prosthodontist. He grew up in Vancouver, Canada where he received his Bachelor in Science degree in Integrated Sciences and a Minor in Music from the University of British Columbia. After obtaining his dental degree from Case Western Reserve University in Ohio, School of Dental Medicine, he received his Certificate of Specialist in Prosthodontics and a Master of Science from the University of Maryland, where he is a Clinical Assistant Professor on the Dean’s Faculty. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics, a fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists, a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, a member of the American Dental Association, and a member of the Maryland Dental Association. Dr. Huang is also a staff member in the Department of Surgery, Inova Fairfax Hospital.
As a prosthodontist, he examines and diagnoses all types of disabilities caused by loss of teeth and supporting structures, this is frequently accomplished with the use of dental implants. With help from his highly trained team members, he provides advanced treatment plans for the construction of corrective restorations and prostheses to restore proper function and esthetics of the mouth, face, and jaw.
What other issues/problems does Dr. Huang treat and solve?
• Maxillofacial prosthetic procedures such as oral cancer reconstruction and continuing care
• TMD, TMJ, or other jaw joint ailments
• Pre-radiation/chemotherapy protocols for head and neck cancer patients
• Snoring and sleep disorders
• Cleft palate and other congenital conditions that affect the mouth.
What does full mouth reconstruction mean?
Dental treatment that affects all of the teeth in the mouth is called full mouth reconstruction or full mouth rehabilitation. Prosthodontists are the recognized experts in such treatments. The treatments can range from crowns, bridges, implants, and dentures that will essentially provide a “smile makeover” for the patient.
Meet The Rest Of Our Staff
Lynn – Office Manager
Certified Dental Assistant
Jina – Head Dental Assistant
Diane – Registered Dental Hygienist
All our staff vastly exceed training standards and are XRAY and CPR certified
We make you feel at home with us in our comfortable family oriented office
We help you easily visualize your dental needs and concerns in each of our operatories