About Dr. Patel
With the exciting addition of oral surgeon specialist, Dr. Ryan Patel, our patients now can meet their dental surgical needs right within our office at Washington Center for Dentistry!
From highly complex appearance-improvement treatments to the most current digital approaches in 21st Century oral surgery, Dr. Patel fits perfectly with the state-of-the-art, high-tech approach that is standard at our WCD dental practice.
Dr. Patel is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon who excels in the most progressive skills in all levels of oral surgery, including customized facial cosmetic treatments and corrective jaw surgery. He also has vast experience in dental implants, wisdom tooth extractions and the most advanced “teeth-in-a-day” tooth replacement procedures.
“I am delighted to join with WCD doctors, who share my ‘people-first’ approach,” says Dr. Patel. “I believe extraordinary care is delivered when a patient is informed and well-cared for—from the briefest exam to the most complex treatment.”
Education and Training
With more than ten years of experience and peer-reviewed honors, Dr. Patel holds a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University in New York, completing internships and residency at Medstar Washington Hospital Center, in Washington, DC.
Dr. Patel has also served clinically at Johns Hopkins, the National Institutes of Health, and the Children’s National Medical Center. Dr. Patel is committed to staying at the forefront of his field, taking extensive continuing education courses. He is an active member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Association, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and the American Institute of Implant Dentistry.