Dr. Ronald A. Bryant
A WORLD-CLASS CLINICIAN
Dr. Bryant is board-certified by the American Board of Prosthodontics, a process that requires a rigorous test passed only by about 30 percent of trained prosthodontists. He is also board-certified by the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry, which is an honor in itself. What’s more, he is one of only 35 prosthodontists in the world to have earned board certification in both prosthodontics and implant dentistry.
Dr. Bryant has also attained the distinction of Accredited Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, an honor earned by fewer than 50 dentists worldwide. Because of these accomplishments and other notable qualifications, many dentists refer their patients to Dr. Bryant for difficult or complicated treatments.
Diplomate: American Board of Prosthodontics
Diplomate: American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry
Accredited Fellow: American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (FAACD)
Fellow: American College of Prosthodontists (FACP)
Fellow: American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Fellow: American College of Dentists (FACD)
Member: American Dental Association, Washington State Society of Prosthodontists, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Academy of Osseointegration, American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, Washington State Dental Association, Seattle-King County Dental Society
Former Faculty Member: University of Washington School of Dentistry, Baylor Dental College
Honors: Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society, Alpha Chi Honor Society, Southwest Academy of Restorative Dentistry Award, Baylor Odontological Honor Society, Psi Omega Scholastic Award
Other: International lecturer, published author, in practice since 1976
A COMMITMENT TO QUALITY
Dr. Bryant has always made it a priority to research the newest and most effective techniques, materials and instruments in the rapidly changing field of dentistry. Leading-edge technology like dental lasers, intra-oral cameras, no-drill dentistry and 3D computer imaging allow patients to enjoy better, faster, more accurate care that’s more comfortable than ever. And Dr. Bryant’s years of owning and operating a dental laboratory have helped him develop unique talents as a “dental artist,” allowing him to create some of the most beautiful results in cosmetic dentistry.
A REMARKABLE EDUCATION
As a prosthodontist, Dr. Bryant is a specialist in restorative and reconstructive dentistry. After becoming a dentist, he completed a two-year residency and earned an additional specialty degree in prosthodontics with emphasis in the field of periodontal prosthodontics. Dr. Bryant’s formal and continuing education provide the added expertise to prevent and treat the most complex dental problems.
M.S.D.: University of Washington School of Dentistry
D.D.S.: Baylor Dental College
B.S.: University of Texas, Arlington
Advanced Training: Cosmetic dentistry, dental implant surgery and restoration, prosthodontics, restorative dentistry, periodontics, advanced soft tissue and bone grafting surgical procedures, TMJ, laser dentistry, sedation dentistry, dental porcelain, and dental laboratory procedures.
“My favorite hobby continues to be dentistry. I truly love this profession and feel that I was destined to be here. As a child, I was always interested in arts and crafts, and could often be found building things in my father’s workshop. In school, my favorite subject was science. In the 7th grade, after a visit to my dentist (for some fillings), I decided that dentistry was a perfect blend of art, building and science. I decided right then to become a dentist and have never wavered.
Outside the office, my family is number one. My wife, Cheryl, and I have been married 49 years, and we have two wonderful grown sons, two lovely daughters-in-law, two beautiful granddaughters, and last but not least a grandson, who (like me) loves to build things. We feel blessed and are very proud of them all.
In my spare time, I enjoy photography, especially nature and wildlife photography. It’s in the genes — my father was a professional portrait photographer, as is my brother. I also enjoy flying and have ratings for single-engine land and sea and IFR.”