Gerald I. Drury, M.S., D.D.S., F.A.C.D.
Diplomate and Past Chairman American Board of Periodontology
Practicing Dentistry since 1972 and Periodontics since 1979, Dr. Drury offers his patients years of experience in the field of Periodontics and Dental Implants. A Clinical Professor and Course Director at USC School of Dentistry for thirty two years, he has a unique blend of didactic and clinical expertise.
He is a past President of The California Society of Periodontists, a past Chairman of the American Board of Periodontology, a Certified Dental Editor and Editor in Chief of the Journal of the Western Society of Periodontology, He is Periodontal Peer Review Chairman for the California Dental Association, and Ethics Chairman for the Western Los Angeles Dental Society. He is also the Past President of the Western Society of Periodontolgy and a trustee for the American Academy of Periodontology.
He has won teaching, research, literary and public service awards. He has been listed in Who's Who in America.
The office philosophy is centered around preservation of the natural dentition for as long as possible. Dental Implants, if necessary, are offered at reasonable fees and implant consultations are offered gratis. Dr. Drury has been placing dental implants since 1985.
Also available are periodontal screening examinations to confirm the presence of periodontitis. These simple screening exams are offered at no cost. If the presence of disease is detected, the patient will be offered a complete periodontal examination and treatment plan at a reasonable fee.