|About||Gordon P. Huntress, DDS is one of only six maxillofacial prosthodontists in the Greater Cincinnati region and one of only approx. 300 in the United States.|
In a wide field of dental specialists with various areas of expertise, Gordon P. Huntress, DDS, is distinctive in that he is one of only six maxillofacial prosthodontists in the Greater Cincinnati region and one of only approximately 300 in the United States. He is also an associate professor at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and serves on the Craniofacial Anomalies Team of the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
With thirty years in the profession, Dr. Huntress enjoys a long-standing reputation as the dentist of choice for restorative treatment that provides patients with a high level comfort, maximum function and — of course, — a beautiful, natural-looking smile. His combination of technical expertise, artistry and gentle care are known beyond Greater Cincinnati with some patients traveling from other states so that Dr. Huntress can provide the highly personalized, pristine work for which he is recognized.
A graduate of the Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery, he was a resident in prosthodontics and a fellow in maxillofacial prosthodontics at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York.
His patients typically have missing teeth and/or significant damage to their existing teeth. He addresses congenital defects as well as conditions arising from disease, trauma and/or basic neglect. He is especially lauded for the massive facial/dental reconstructions of cancer patients, many of whom have lost large areas of their face to the disease.
Dr. Huntress’ life-like, personalized restorations are the result of his time-honored expertise and dedication, as well as of the many options now available. In the hands of a skilled maxillofacial prosthodontist, today’s exciting array of materials, procedures and techniques result in natural-looking smiles that, just a generation ago, would not have been possible. Dr. Huntress offer s a full array of services — dent