Graig Erickson, DDS, MSDBOARD CERTIFIED PERIODONTIST
Dr. Graig Erickson is team spirited professional that is patient and resourceful. He is caring and compassionate to his patients while combining his education to provide the best possible periodontal care. He is looking forward to joining dental professionals in the Washington area to provide the best possible care to patients.
Dr. Erickson grew up in Hope, British Columbia Canada. He is an honors graduate of Canadian University College in Lacombe, Alberta Canada where he received a B.S. degree in biology in 2005. He earned his D.D.S. from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in 2009. He then went on to complete his periodontal certificate as well as obtaining a Master’s of Science in Dentistry in May 2012 also from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry.
Dr. Erickson, in addition to receiving his certificate in periodontics, also received training in the surgical placement of dental implants. In 2009 he received the G. Hartzell & Son Clinician Award for excellence in clinical periodontics. In 2012 he received the Western Society of Periodontology Award for outstanding proficiency during his periodontal residency. Throughout his dental educational career Dr. Erickson volunteered his time at local dental clinics and in overseas mission trips. In his periodontal residency, Dr. Erickson took on a leadership position by becoming a part time clinical instructor where he helped dental students with periodontal diagnosis and treatment planning.
Dr. Erickson is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, a member of the American Dental Association, Washington Dental Association, and American Academy of Periodontology.
During Dr. Erickson’s free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and son. He also enjoys biking, running, hiking, traveling and being outdoors. Growing up in Canada, he watched and played hockey and still to this day plays on league teams and watches games regularly.