Sung-Kiang Chuang, DMD, MD, DMSc

Sung-Kiang Chuang, DMD, MD, DMSc

Contact Information

Harvard School of Dental Medicine
188 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-432-3148
Fax: 617-432-1897

Sung-Kiang Chuang, DMD, MD, DMSc

Sung-Kiang Chuang was born in Taipei, Taiwan. He obtained his early education in Singapore. He graduated magna cum laude from New York University with a BA in Mathematics in 1986 and obtained an MS in Statistics and Operations Research from New York University in 1987. He attended Harvard School of Dental Medicine where he obtained his DMD in 1992. Simultaneously he obtained his MPH from the Harvard School of Public Health. He also obtained his MD from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 1995, completed his advanced training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York in 1998, and obtained a MSc in Epidemiology and a DMSc in Oral Epidemiology and Biostatistics from Harvard School of Public Health and the Harvard School of Dental Medicine in 2002 respectively. He completed his advanced training in Dental Public Health at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and the Harvard School of Public Health in 2002. He completed the fellowship in clinical investigation sponsored by the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation and the Massachusetts General Hospital in 2004.

Currently, Dr. Chuang holds an appointment as an Associate Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital and the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and is board-certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He is on the editorial board of the Journal of Evidenced-Based Dental Practice. He is an epidemiology and statistical editor of the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He has published more than 75 peer-reviewed papers and textbook chapters.

Dr. Chuang is particularly well known of his innovative applied analytical methods and his interests focusing on clinical research and outcomes in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Fields of Interest

Dr. Chuang's research interests: dental implants, outcomes of third molar surgery, survival analysis in dental research, and dental public health