Meet dr. Kuzmik
As a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Michael Kuzmik is also certified in dental anesthesia and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). With a special interest in advanced dental implant restorations, he is very active in continuing education in order to stay up-to-date on the latest advancements. Dr. Kuzmik has participated in supporting local organizations and charities, along with donating his time to the Northern Virginia Dental Clinic. He was also chosen by the Washingtonian magazine as one of the best oral and maxillofacial surgeons in Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Maryland. Dr. Kuzmik currently resides in McLean, VA with his three children.
Education And Training
Dr. Kuzmik earned his Bachelor of Science in pharmacy degree in 1977 and a doctor of dental surgery degree in 1980 from Ohio State University. In 1986, he then completed a one-year residency at Prince George’s Medical and Trauma Center in Cheverly, MD, as well as specialty training in oral and maxillofacial surgery and anesthesia at St. Francis Medical Center in Pittsburgh, PA and Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, FL. After four years of associate practice in the Washington metropolitan area, Dr. Kuzmik helped establish our Alexandria, VA office in 1994.
Along with holding teaching positions at Prince George’s Medical and Trauma Center and the Georgetown University School of Dentistry, Dr. Kuzmik also belongs to numerous professional organizations and study clubs, including:
- Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- The American Dental Association
- The Virginia Dental Association
- The Northern Virginia Dental Society
- The American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
- The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- The Academy of Osseointegration
- The Implant Society of Northern Virginia
"Great experience. Dr Kuzmik has a straightforward, yet personable approach to his patients. His office staff is top notch. Every detail is covered, every question answered and they do it all with a smile. As I have follow-up work needed, I plan to have it all done with Dr Kuzmik. I highly recommend this dentist and his office to anyone in need of an oral surgeon! It was a great experience."
"A wonderfully successful wisdom tooth removal! It was a smooth experience and Dr. Kuzmik called to check up on me that evening."
"Dr. Kuzmik truly kept me calm throughout my #15 molar extraction. He was almost doing a "play-by-play", which was comforting to me. I highly recommend him should you need oral surgery!"
"This was my first time having a tooth pulled and it went very smoothly and Dr. Kuzmik and the staff made me feel extremely comfortable. It took no longer than an hour. I felt no kind of pain during or after. I would definitely recommend Dr. Kuzmik to anyone!"
"Dr. Kuzmik was very, very, very good!! From the time I walked into the office until the time I left the office everyone was very kind and professional. Did I say everyone? Everyone!! The whole office!! Thanks again for your care Dr. Kuzmik!"