Dr. Barry Cunha, DDS - Lexington Cosmetic Dentist
Dr. Barry J. Cunha has been a practicing dentist since 1981 with emphasis on cosmetic and restorative dentistry. He completed his undergraduate studies at Tufts University , and received his Dental Degree from Howard University Dental School . He received the Oral Surgery award as the top student in his class , and was inducted into the honorary dental society , Omicron Kappa Upsilon . He completed a general practice residency with the U.S. Air Force in Mississippi , and spent two more years on active duty in San Angelo , Texas . He started civilian practice in both the Winchester and Lexington offices in 1984 , while continuing to serve in the Air Force Reserves for over twenty years. He is a retired Lt.Colonel .
While in the Air Force during Desert Storm , he also participated on several humanitarian medical missions to Honduras ,and Guatemala in Central America , Indian reservations in the United States , and Guyana in South America.
He is a graduate of The Center For Professional Development in Scottsdale , Arizona , an intensive five year post graduate program in dentistry , and was subsequently selected to enter the masters program which he completed in 1994 . For over twenty years Dr.Cunha has been a research evaluator for Clinical Foundation , headquartered in Provo , Utah . The foundation is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to the testing of all existing products and techniques in Dentistry . There are currently over 400 evaluators around the world . All testing is without bias , as all the materials are bought anonymously from the dental supply and manufacturing company's to insure that the products perform as advertised .
Dr. Cunha is a Director of the Lexington Chamber of Commerce , a trustee of the Liberties Condo Association , and an active member of the Lexington Minute Men . He is a member of the Massachusetts Dental Society , the American Dental Society , and the Lexington Study Club . He enjoys time spent with his family , playing golf , and league softball.