Dr. Vikas Puri joins Stoner Periodontic Specialists as a board certified periodontist. His specialties include periodontal disease treatment, soft tissue grafting, dental implants and tissue regeneration. Dr. Puri will be consulting with and treating gum disease patients in the Columbus, Ohio area at the Dublin, Grove City and New Albany offices.
“We are thrilled to have Dr. Puri join our team,” says Dr. Jason Stoner, Founder of Stoner Periodontic Specialists. “His background as a periodontist providing dental implants and tissue regeneration compliments our practice well.”
Dr. Puri is originally from India where he completed his dental degree from SDM College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, in Dharwad, Karnataka. After finishing his dental degree, he joined the Government Medical College in the Oral and Maxillofacial Department as a house surgeon. After completing an extensive externship in oral surgery, Dr. Puri practiced general dentistry in India.
After coming to the Unites States to continue his studies, Dr. Puri received a Master’s of Science in Dentistry, a Certificate of Periodontics, and completed a Minor in Oral Pathology at the Indiana University School of Dentistry. Dr. Puri’s graduate research on chronic periodontitis has been published in the Journal of Periodontal Research.
In 2013, Dr. Puri was elevated to Diplomate status by the American Board of Periodontology. This certification is reserved for an elite group of periodontists who have made significant achievements beyond the mandatory educational requirements of the specialty. Dr. Puri is a member of the American Dental Association, American Board of Periodontology, Washington State Dental Society, and the Midwest Society of Periodontology.
“I look forward to working with patients around Columbus, Ohio and helping to diagnose and treat their periodontal concerns,” says Dr. Puri.
To learn more about Dr. Puri and Stoner Periodontic Specialist, please visit https://www.stonerperiospecialists.com.