Bruce Baird, DDS


Betsy Bakeman
Bruce B. Baird, DDS is a preeminent cosmetic dentist in the Dallas / Fort Worth area at Granbury Dental Center. Providing dental excellence for patients from throughout the state, Dr. Baird specializes in cosmetic makeovers, full mouth rehabilitation, and dental implants. He teaches at both the University of Texas Dental School in San Antonio and is a visiting teacher at Baylor Dental School in Dallas. He has pioneered the development of new technology for restorative dentistry and lectures throughout the United States and internationally on dental technology, cosmetic dentistry, dental implants and reconstruction, as well as about communicative skills.
Dr. Baird graduated from the University of Texas Dental School. His additional extensive training includes more than 2000 hours of continuing education in dentistry. Some prestigious programs he has been involved in are the Alabama Implant Study Group and intensive courses with the Misch Implant Institute. Dr. Baird’s education has earned him the reputation of a premier dentist in the Dallas / Fort Worth area.
Dr. Baird’s expertise as an implant dentist has given him the skill to perform dental implant surgery and restorations since the mid-1980s. In 1990, he established the Texas Centers for Implant Dentistry, a mobile practice that allowed him to work with more than 25 doctors in the region. His work has been published in several technical journals, and he has been a leader in developing new techniques in the field of implant dentistry. He was recently selected as one of the Texas Super Dentists for 2005.
Dr. Baird helped to develop the Quadra-Guide surgical stent, which promotes better communication between the surgeon and restoration dentist, as well as the Equaspacer Implant System to ensure proper spacing between implants. An acknowledged expert in the field of implant dentistry, he is invited to speak at professional conferences throughout the world