Dr. Bernee Dunson – Dunson Dental Design
Dr. Bernee Dunson is an honor graduate of Morehouse College where he received a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Following Morehouse, he traveled west to Los Angeles to the University of Southern California and acquired his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. He then moved to New York City and trained at Columbia University’s general practice residency program based at Harlem Hospital. Dr. Dunson then completed a three year hospital- based implant dentistry residency program at Loma Linda University and Emory Adventist Hospital. In 1996, he entered into private practice and started “Dunson Dental Design”, a comprehensive general dentistry practice which focuses on implant and aesthetic dentistry.
Dr. Dunson is an Honored Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry. He is also a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and General Dentistry.
Dr. Dunson has trained with some of the world’s leading cosmetic dentists and implant pioneers. He is one of a handful of restorative dentists in Georgia certified in IV conscious sedation with over 17 years of experience. Additionally, he is continuously seeking new opportunities to expand his knowledge base in order to bring the most effective and leading edge treatment to his patients.
Dr. Dunson has a passion for teaching. He is the founder and director of the Atlanta Academy for Reconstructive Dentistry where he teaches other dentists from around the world “Comprehensive Implant Dentistry” in Atlanta. In addition, he lectures both nationally and internationally on Implant Dentistry and other dental topics.
Dr. Dunson serves as the current Board Chairman of the Admission and Credentialing Board, and Vice Chairman Research Foundation. He served as the Education Oversight Committee of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. In the past he served as Chairman of Membership, and a member on the Bylaws Committee and Global Committee. He is a member of the examiner panel of the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry. Dr. Dunson is also a consultant for Tatum Institute International and for various Bone Banks. Dr. Dunson has published several well-received articles on dental implantology. He is also an article reviewer for “Journal of Oral Implantology” and an associate editor of “International Journal of Clinical Implant Dentistry.”