Services We Offer
As a periodontist, Dr Tang practices a full range of periodontics with expertise ranging from treatment of gum diseases and dental implants to cosmetic periodontal surgery including gum grafting and crown lengthening. His training allows him to offer expanded therapies that are not typically available within a general dental office, such as:
- Periodontal treatments for gum disease
- Dental implant placement surgery
- Hard and soft tissue grafting
- Sinus lifts prior to dental implant placement
On Becoming a Specialist
Dr Tang completed his Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours at the University of Western Australia in 2002. After several years of practice as a general dentist, he commenced his specialist training in Periodontics at the University of Adelaide. He was a recipient of the APA scholarship and received prize for his research presentation.
In 2008, Dr Tang received his Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in Periodontology. He was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in Periodontics. Dr Tang is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontists (ANZAP).
He is committed to continuing education to ensure his patients receive the highest level of care and expertise. He is also dedicated to providing peer training. He gives lectures to referring dentists and participates as a surgical mentor for the post graduate diploma programme in Oral Implantology at the University of Sydney.
Dr Tang’s interests range from management of periodontal diseases including periodontal regeneration to placing implants in periodontitis patients. His latest interests are performing gum grafting with conservative tunnelling technique without raising a flap and also placing implants in the compromised maxillary molar sites with lateral window sinus lifting techniques.
Dr Tang is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese. Outside dentistry, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two young children.
Dr Tang is passionate about helping his patients rectify their gum issues through gentle treatment and modern technology.