Meet Dr. Watson, Houston & Sugar Land Tx Periodontist
A native of Houston, Texas, Dr. Watson completed his undergraduate work at Texas A&M University in College Station. He received his D.D.S. from The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio Dental School. Dr. Watson then completed a three-year residency program in Periodontics and Implantology at The Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. While there, he also received a Master of Science degree in Oral Biology. During his residency, Dr. Watson also had a part-time private practice in Augusta. After completion of his training, Dr. Watson returned to the Houston area and currently practices in Sugar Land and the Texas Medical Center. His practice is limited to Periodontics and Dental Implantology. Dr. Watson is a board-certified periodontist.
Dr. Watson is a past president of the Greater Houston Society of Periodontists (1999-2000). He values professional development and is an active member of many other professional organizations including the American Academy of Periodontology, American Dental Association, Southwest Society of Periodontists, Texas Society of Periodontists, Greater Houston Dental Society, Texas Dental Association, Academy of Osseointegration, and American Academy of Implant Dentistry. Dr. Watson is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.
The Southern Academy of Periodontics awarded Dr. Watson 1st place in the annual Pennel research competition for his findings on periodontal disease and juvenile diabetes. He has presented his research findings at annual meetings for the American Association of Dental Research, Southern Academy of Periodontics, and the American Academy of Periodontology and has numerous publications.
Dr. Watson also founded and is the primary leader of a Spear study club, in which general dentists and other specialists have monthly meetings and attend seminars in Scottsdale, Arizona at the prestigious Spear Dental Institute for continuing education.
Dr. Watson resides locally with his wife, Lisa and their 2 sons.