Luciano Andrada  DDS, MMSc

Dr. Paul VanRaaphorst and Dr. Joanne Yihan are proud to announce the addition of our new associate, Dr. Luciano Andrada.

Dr. Luciano Andrada completed his dental education at the Federal University of Santa Catarina in Brazil. He then opened his own dental office and practiced general dentistry for eight years.  He then moved to Boston, Massachusetts along with his wife and son to pursue further education.

Dr. Andrada worked at the Forsyth Institute, one of the most well-known oral research institutes in the United States, before attending Harvard University School of Dental Medicine. He earned his Certificate in Periodontology along with his Master of Medical Science in Oral Biology in 2016. In 2018, Dr. Andrada received his United States Doctor of Dental Surgery from University of Detroit Mercy after teaching there for two years and decided to make Michigan his home.

Dr. Andrada has published several papers in the field of periodontology and implant dentistry. He is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association and Michigan Periodontal Association.

Dr. Andrada lives in Birmingham with his wife who is an Endodontist and teaches at the University Detroit Mercy Dental School.  Dr. Andrada loves the outdoors and when possible, he likes to go hiking and camping with his family.