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Bryan J. Frantz, D.M.D., M.S.

 
 
Bryan J. Frantz, D.M.D,M.S
Bryan J. Frantz,
D.M.D., M.S.

Dr. Frantz has been in practice for over 22 years and has the only Board Certified periodontal practice in Lackawanna, Wayne, Pike, and Sullivan counties. His practice philosophy is to treat patients with respect and compassion, while using the most innovative technology available.

Dr. Frantz has an impressive educational background, sits on a number of national dental boards and is a member of numerous professional societies. Dr. Frantz has authored multiple publications in perodontal literature and has given major presentations to research and clinical meetings. Please see below for more information.

Faculty Appointment

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Dept of Periodontology & Oral Implantology, Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry, Temple University,
    Philadelphia, PA (2010 – Present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Dept of Surgery, Commonwealth Medical College, Scranton, PA (2008 - Present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Dentistry, Dept of Periodontics Eastman Dental Center, School of Medicine & Dentistry, University of
    Rochester
  • Board Examiner, American Board of Periodontology (2006 - Present)
  • Periodontal Consultant, Regional Hospital, Dept of Surgery, Scranton, PA (1992 - Present)

Education

  • Board Certification, American Board of Periodontology (1993)
  • Master’s Degree Dept of Dental Research, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY (1985 –1988)
    • N.I.H. Trainee, Periodontology Graduate Student, University of Rochester and Eastman Dental Center, Rochester, NY
    • Thesis Title: Tissue Interations with Dentin Specimens after demineralization Using Tetracycline.
  • Periodontal Specialty Certificate, Dept of Periodontology, Eastman Dental Center, Rochester, NY (1985 - 1987)
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society, Temple University Doctor of Dental Medicine, Temple University School of
    Dentistry, Philadelphia, PA (1981 - 1985)
  • B.A. (Biology), University of Rochester, Rochester, NY (1977 - 1981)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • American Dental Association
  • Pennsylvania Society of Periodontist
  • Pennsylvania Dental Association
  • Scranton District Dental Society
  • Third District Dental Society of Pennsylvania

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Periolontology District 2 Trustee (2012-Present)
  • Immediate Past President, American Academy of Periodontology Foundation (2011 – 2012)
  • President, American Academy of Periodontology Foundation (2010 - 2011)
  • Board Member Eastman Dental Center Foundation Board (2009 - Present)
  • Vice President, American Academy of Periodontology Foundation (2009 - Present
  • Secretary Treasurer, American Academy of Periodontology Foundation (2008 - Present)
  • Chair, Ambassador Committee, American Academy of Periodontology Foundation (2006 - Present)
  • Co-Chair, Education Campaign Task Force, American Academy of Periodontology Foundation (2006 - Present)
  • Board of Directors, American Academy of Periodontology Foundation (2005 - Present)
  • Board of Directors, PA Dental Association PADPAC (2005 - 2007)
  • Alternate Delegate, Third District PA Dental Society (2002 – 2005)
  • Board Chairman, Scranton District Dental Society (2002 - 2003)
  • President, Scranton District Dental Society (2001 – 2002)
  • President Elect, Scranton District Dental Society (2000)
  • Vice President, Scranton District Dental Society (1998 – 1999)
  • Secretary, Scranton District Dental Society (1995 – 1997)
  • Board of Directors, Scranton District Dental Society (1991 - Present)