Spencer B. Howard, DDS

Dr. Spencer B. Howard

Specialty: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Metal-Free Implantology

Dr. Howard is an alumnus of Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa when he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.Sc. in Mathematics.  He then attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry, earning a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2003.

Dr. Howard remained at the University of North Carolina, earning his certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2007.

Dr. Howard has supported and practiced metal-free implantology for several years, and he has extensive experience using all of the FDA-approved, non-metal implants in the United States.  He is one of the country’s first preferred user of Z-Systems zirconia implant system.  

In addition to being a private practitioner, Dr. Howard is an adjunct faculty member at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry.

EDUCATION:

  • Morehouse College-B.Sc. in Mathematics, 1997

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry-Doctor of Dental Surgery, 2003

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry-Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2007

RECENT LECTURES:

  • Zirkolith by Z-systems Zirconia Implant CE Lecture and Hands-On Workshop-2014
  • The Advent of Metal-Free Implantology, Old North State Dental Society CE Lecture, Fall Conference-2014
  • BRONJ and Medical Emergencies Lecture, Old North State Dental Society CE Lectur e, Spring 2014

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