525 Leesville Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502
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Dr. Anderson at Periodontal Health Associates has experience in periodontal therapy. 

Meet Dr. Anderson

Dr. Ryan Anderson was born and raised in a rural area of Northeast Ohio.  He went on to study Biology and Chemistry at Duke University and received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in 1998, cum laude.  He returned to Ohio to study dentistry at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry and received a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2002, magna cum laude.  Dr. Anderson then completed his periodontal training and received his Certificate of Periodontology in 2005 from the University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center.  His extensive training included periodontal therapy as well as implant placement and site preparation. 

A Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology (2006), Dr. Anderson is an active member in a number of professional organizations including the American Academy of Periodontology, the American Dental Association, and the Lynchburg Dental Society.  Dr. Anderson also believes in giving back to the community and he routinely volunteers his services at the Lynchburg Free Clinic.  He continues to pursue educational opportunities and has lectured for multiple different study clubs in the central Virginia area. 

Dr. Anderson has been married to his wife, Alessandra, for two years and they enjoy traveling together.  He has recently begun to learn Spanish as his wife is a wonderful teacher!  In his free time, Dr. Anderson also enjoys playing the piano, going to concerts and art venues, and working on cars.