About Dr. Bounds
Dr. Bounds received his Bachelor of Science degree from Arizona State University in 1988. After working in business and finance for several years he attended Creighton University School of Dentistry, where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. While in dental school Dr. Bounds conducted research comparing the performance of several dental adhesives and published his results in the American Journal of Dentistry.
He then went on to complete a three-year residency in Periodontics at Ohio State University, where he earned his Certificate of Specialization in Periodontics. While at Ohio State University he was a clinical instructor to the dental students and was involved in biochemistry research. His research earned him a Master of Science degree and was published in the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. After completing his training at Ohio State University, Dr. Bounds joined the practice of Dr. Todd Miller.
Dr. Bounds has extensive experience in all aspects of periodontal therapy, including dental implants, periodontal plastic surgery and IV conscious sedation. He has completed continuing education courses in advanced immediate implant placement, microsurgery and ridge augmentation procedures.
Dr. Bounds is an active member of numerous professional organizations, including, the American Academy of Periodontology, California Society of Periodontists, Academy of Osseointegration (focused exclusively on dental implants), American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Orange County Dental Society, Newport Harbor Academy of Dentistry, and the Institute for Dental Implant Awareness.
Community and Family
In his spare time Dr. Bounds enjoys outdoor activities, such as fishing, hiking, and backpacking, as well as golf and coaching baseball.