Gerard Kugel, D.M.D., M.S., Ph.D.

Gerard Kugel, D.M.D., M.S., Ph.D., Associate Dean for Research, and Professor of Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. With an expertise in Clinical Research and Esthetic Dentistry, he is a reviewer for the New England Journal of Medicine, JADA, the Journal of Dental Materials, and the Journal of Dentistry. He is on the Editorial Board of the Journal Esthetics & Restorative Dentistry, the Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry, and Compendium and he is Editor -in- Chief of Inside Dentistry. He is a Fellow in the American and International Colleges of Dentistry as well as the Academy of General Dentistry and the Academy of Dental Materials. Dr Kugel is on the Board of Directors of the CRA Foundation, and has his M.S. in Anatomy and Cellular Biology and his Ph.D. in Dental Materials. He received his Executive Certificate in Management from the MIT Sloan School of Business in 2009.

Dr. Kugel has published over 120 articles and over 200 abstracts in the field of restorative materials and techniques. He was given over 300 lectures both nationally and internationally. Dr. Kugel is part of a group practice, the Boston Center for Oral Health, located in Back Bay, Boston.


University of Siena – Doctor of Philosophy, 2004
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences – Masters of Science, 1993
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine – Doctor of Dental Medicine, 1985
Graduate School of Medical Sciences – Doctor of Philosophy Candidate (transferred)
Rutgers University – Bachelor of Science, 1976