Periodontist in Muncie, IN


Eric S. Browning, D.M.D., M.S.

Muncie, IN Periodontist and Implant Dentist
 

     Dr. Browning received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from the University of Kentucky in 2000.  He went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry in 2004.  He then completed a three year residency in Periodontics at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio where he received his Master of Science Degree in 2007.

     In November 2007, Dr. Browning achieved Board Certification in Periodontics, becoming a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.  This is the highest, most exclusive level of certification in periodontology and is achieved by roughly half of the practicing periodontists in the United States.  His Master's Degree thesis focused on the use of a particular bone graft to treat periodontal disease. Dr. Browning is also a published author with publications in the Journal of Dental Research and International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry.  His articles involve a laboratory study detailing the effect of inflammation on periodontal bone loss and a surgical study employing the use of a bone graft material (Puros) in the treatment of periodontal bone defects around teeth. 

     When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Browning is enjoying life with his family-  wife, Kimberly;  daughter, Reagan; and son, Ethan.  Dr. Browning is very active with various sports and is a huge fan of his beloved Kentucky Wildcats.  He also enjoys reading, studying history, riding his Harley Davidson, and traveling.

     Dr. Browning is a member of numerous organizations including the American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and International Association of Dental Research.  In May of 2016, he was inducted into the Pierre Fauchard Academy.  This is a prestigious international dental honorary organization and membership is by invitation only. 

ARTICLES PUBLISHED: 

Evaluation of a mineralized cancellous bone allograft for the treatment of periodontal osseous defects: 6 month surgical reentry. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 2009 Feb; 29(1): 41-7.

Omega 3 fatty acid effect on alveolar bone loss in rats. J Dent Res 2006 Jul; 85(7): 648-52.