Periodontics & Implants at Grand Dental Group
Dr. Bruce Abdullah earned his dental degree from Loyola University School of Dentistry. He received his Certificate in Periodontics and Masters Degree in Science from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1989.
He is currently an Associate Clinical Professor of Periodontics in Post Graduate Periodontics at the University of Illinois and has been teaching for the last 16 years. Dr. Abdullah both performs and teaches the latest techniques in implant and periodontal surgery. Furthermore, he is responsible for instructing students and residents on the placement of implants and advancements in the field of implant surgery. Dr. Abdullah is fortunate to have lectured both nationally and internationally on a broad range of topics, including periodontal plastic surgery and enhancing aesthetic outcomes in cosmetic restorative dentistry.
In 1987, Dr. Abdullah became one of the very first periodontists to be trained in the field of implant osseointergration by the esteemed Professor Per-Ingvar Branemark. Currently, he is among only a small percentage of periodontists throughout the world that has attained the qualifications necessary to become a Diplomate of The American Academy of Periodontology.
Dr. Abdullah was named by his peers to the list of “The Best Dentists in the United States”. He is one of 7,119 Dentists chosen from the 150,000 actively practicing Dentists in the United States to be listed on www.bestofus.com.
Additionally, the Consumers’ Research Council of America announced the inclusion of Dr. Abdullah to the publication “Guide to America’s Top Dentists”. The selection process is based on a point value system that awards points for education, years in practice, affiliations with professional associations and board certifications.
Dr. Abdullah has also been included in “Strathmore’s Who’s Who“. Based on one’s position and lifetime of accomplishments, Strathmore honors professional men and women in all academic areas and professions. Inclusion is limited to individuals who have demonstrated leadership and achievement in their occupation, industry, or profession.