Why Did You Decide to Become a Dentist?
Dr. Braga believes that dentistry is an excellent blend of vital healthcare that improves lives and good old-fashioned creativity. This field is a great fit for his strengths – and with over 25 years of experience so far, he still loves going into work every day!
Where Did You Study Dentistry?
Dr. Braga graduated Magna Cum Laude from Boston University with degrees in Biology and French. He then pursued his dental doctorate at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, graduating Magna Cum Laude in 1994. He also underwent his residency program in Periodontics at Harvard in 1996, earning his Certificate in Periodontology and Master of Medical Sciences Degree, Magna Cum Laude. Today, he continues to pursue new educational opportunities and is an avid dental laser clinician, having extensively used ND:Yag lasers, the LANAP Protocol, and carbon dioxide and diode lasers. He is also a proud member of the American Academy of Periodontology.
Outside of the Office, What Do You Like to Do?
Dr. Braga is originally from Massachusetts, and his mother still lives there. When he isn’t busy at the office, his two favorite hobbies are traveling and taking on various home renovation projects.