Dr. Christian H. Woodhead

Christian H. Woodhead, D.D.S., F.A.G.D.


A.S. - Business Administration (Honors), Onondaga Community College

B.S. - Business Administration and Biology, Le Moyne College

D.D.S. - Doctor of Dental Surgery (Cum Laude), State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine

F.A.G.D. - Fellow of The Academy of General Dentistry

Residency - General Practice Residency Certificate, St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center

Additional Training - Dental Implant Surgery, New York Implant Institute

Additional Experience

Clinical Instructor and Lecturer: St. Joseph's Hospital

Chair of Fixed Proshodontics (Crown and Bridge): St. Joseph's Hospital

Clinical Instructor and Lecturer: S.U.N.Y. Upstate Medical University

Editorial Review: Journal of the Academy of General Dentistry

Executive Board Member: Onondaga County Dental Society (2009)

Military Readiness Examiner: ACC Consultants (2008-2010)

New York State Dental Association: 5th District Governor (2013- )


Earl J. Kelsey Memorial Scholarship

Tucker Scholarship (Top 25 students)

AGD Award "Awarded to the senior dental student that shows the greatest potential to be an outstanding general practitioner" (2004)

Quintessence Award "Excellence in restorative Dentistry"

Strathmore Who's Who "Top Dentists"

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry  President's Honor roll

Professional Memberships

Academy of General Dentistry

Fifth District Dental Society

New York State Dental Association

American Dental Association

Delta Sigma Delta International Dental Fraternity

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (Past General Member)

Clinical Interests

Minimally Invasive Dentistry (Air Abrasion)

Fixed and Removable Prosthodontic Reconstruction

Endodontics (Root Canal Therapy)

Implant Placement and Restoration

Dental Education

Esthetic /Cosmetic Dentistry


Dr. Woodhead is very active in continuing education.  He lectures and teaches at the area's two dental residency programs.  Dr. Woodhead has studied with some of the most recognizable names in dentistry.  He enjoys taking on tough challenges and is dedicated to the advancement of the profession as a whole.

Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/woodheac