About Dr. Nemeth

Highly-regarded Michigan Periodontist Joseph R. Nemeth, D.D.S. created this periodontal practice and has worked ceaselessly to maintain its position as a leader in the field. His colleague, Amar Katranji, D.D.S., M.S., specializes in periodontics and dental implantology.

These periodontists, together with a dedicated team of dental hygienists, assistants, and administrative staff, provide the best care possible.

Joseph R. Nemeth, D.D.S., is a specialist in the field of periodontics and has served patients in this specialty for over 30 years. Following graduation from the University of Michigan Dental School, he served in the U.S. Army and achieved the rank of captain. He then completed two years of graduate study in periodontics at New York University.

Dr. Nemeth established his first periodontal practice in California. He also taught periodontics at the UCLA Dental School and was Chairman of Periodontics at Cedars Sinai Hospital. Missing his home state, Dr. Nemeth returned to Michigan and opened his current periodontal practice in Metro Detroit.

As one of the area’s foremost experts in periodontics, Dr. Nemeth has played a major role in applying innovative medical and technological advances to current periodontal practice. He publishes a quarterly newsletter for general dentists on the most recent research in periodontics, and he has served on the faculty of the University of Southern California School of Dentistry, University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry, and on the staff of the Detroit Medical Center.

Dr. Nemeth is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the North American Society of Periodontists, and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology. He has served as editor of the Oakland County Dental Journal and has published several articles and given lectures on new procedures in periodontics and dental implants. He is committed to excellence and dedicated to helping patients enjoy long-term success in their dental comfort, appearance and function.

Additional Facts About Michigan Periodontist, Dr. Joseph Nemeth:

-Dr. Joseph Nemeth was the first periodontist in the state of Michigan to be trained and certified to offer the Chao Pinhole Gum Rejuvenation procedure.
-Dr. Nemeth was the first periodontist in the United States to purchase a dental laser.
-Dr. Nemeth was the founding member and president of the North American Society of Periodontists (NASP).
-Dr. Nemeth belongs to a small percentage of dental professionals providing the LANAP laser gum treatment.
-Dr. Nemeth has been selected as a top dentist by Hour Magazine.
-You can hear Dr. Nemeth on various different news and radio segments speaking about gum disease, bad breath treatment, dental technology, and cosmetic periodontal procedures.