Michael H. Gu, DDS

Meet Dr. Gu

Dr. Michael Gu grew up in Dumont, NJ. He is a Board-certified Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Gu received a Bachelors Degree in Biochemistry from New York University College of Arts & Science and a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Columbia University College of Dentistry & Oral Surgery. Following this, he completed a general practice residency in dentistry at the Montefiore Medical Center. He then completed his Residency in the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgical Residency at New York University Medical Center.

Dr. Gu has had extensive training in the full scope of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery including management of trauma (facial hard and soft tissue), pathology (resection and reconstruction), surgical endodontics, correction of skeletofacial and dento-skeletofacial anomolies & deformities, dental implant surgery & rehabilitation, dentoalveolar surgery under local anesthesia or intravenous sedation.

After he completed his residency training, Dr. Gu joined South Shore Oral Surgery Associates in July of 2006. At South Shore Oral Surgery Assocaites, Dr. Gu utilizes cutting edge technologies such as computer guided surgery and CT tecnology for surgical placement of dental implants. Dr. Gu practices a broad scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with special interests in dental implants and preprosthetic bone grafting. Dr. Gu is attending staff at Carney Hospital.

In addition to his busy private practice, Dr. Gu is an active member of a number of organizations:

  • American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Dental Association
  • Massachusetts Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Massachusetts Dental Society
  • South Shore District Dental Society

When Dr. Gu is not working to serve his patients and community, he enjoys spending time with his lovely wife Judy and their children Emily and Eric, traveling, participating in sporting events, and tennis.

He speaks fluent Mandarin.