Bryan A. Shumaker, DDS, a General & Cosmetic Dentist in private practice

Get to know General & Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Bryan A. Shumaker, who serves patients in Colts Neck, New Jersey.

Dr. Shumaker is a general & cosmetic dentist who is currently serving patients’ dental needs at his private dental practice in Colts Neck, New Jersey. “What makes our dental practice different? It starts with 30 years of serving the residents of Colts Neck and the greater Monmouth County area with the highest quality preventive, restorative, and cosmetic dentistry” as stated on the dental practice’s website.

Dr. Shumaker has earned the trust of dentist-shy patient, the gratitude of those who want the most advanced care close to home, and the referrals of specialists who seek the best cosmetic and restorative dental treatment for their patients. He has also earned prestigious honors, such as the American Academy of Oral Pathology Award and ranking as one of the Best Dentists in America by the Guide to America’s Top Dentists.

Dr. Shumaker earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in Columbus, Ohio. 

To build on his experience, Dr. Shumaker attends continuing education courses at some of the highest ranked dental programs in the country. He is one of the few dentists in the region to have hands-on training, which includes: a mini-residency in implant prosthodontics at the Mid-Atlantic Center for Advanced Dental Study, cosmetic continuum courses 1 and 2 at Louisiana State University, as well as advanced occlusion courses for temporomandibular disorders at the Eubank Teaching Institute. 

Dr. Shumaker is a former Assistant Clinical Professor at New York University’s College of Dentistry and the former Chairman of Dentistry at CentraState Medical Center in Freehold, New Jersey. He serves as a Senior Clinical Consultant for The Dental Advisor, which is a research organization that evaluates dental products and equipment.

Dr. Shumaker is a member of the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Dental Association, the Monmouth-Ocean County Dental Society, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Dentistry, also known as Dental and Oral Medicine, is a branch of medicine that consists of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity. As a general & cosmetic dentist, Dr. Shumaker has the skills needed to complete an array of procedures that are both simple or complex in nature. His success comes largely from his belief in a “health-centered” model of treatment, encouraging patients to address dental problems in their early stages. This often results in better results and a less expensive cost in the long run.

Dr. Shumaker attributes his success to his ability to relate to his patients, as well as his gentle and caring approach to dentistry. In his spare time, he enjoys sailing, biking, and photography.

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