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School of Dental Medicine

Hans Peter Weber

Professor and Chair

Hans Peter Weber

Hans Peter Weber

Professor and Chair

Phone (617) 636-4047
Suite 220
1 Kneeland Street, Boston, MA 02111
Biography: 

Hans-Peter Weber, DMD, Dr.med.dent., is Professor and Chair of the Department of Prosthodontics at Tufts School of Dental Medicine. He holds dental degrees from the University of Berne, Switzerland (1976) and the Harvard School of Dental Medicine (1990), as well as Certificates in Prosthodontics (1979) and Periodontology (1984) from the University of Berne. Besides his administrative duties as department chair, he is actively involved in research and teaching at Tufts and sees patients for dental implant and prosthodontic care in part-time private practice in Boston. He has contributed extensively to the scientific and clinical literature in the field and is a regularly invited panelist at national and international meetings. He is a Co-Editor of ”Clinical Oral Implants Research” and serves on the review boards of several other journals. Dr. Weber is a Past President of the Academy of Prosthodontics andcurrently the President Elect of the Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics. He is an Honorary Member of the American College of Prosthodontists and a Fellow and Past Member of the Board of the International Team of Implantology (ITI).

Education: 
D.M.D., Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 1990
Certificate in Periodontics and Periodontal Prosthesis, University of Berne, 1982-1984
Certificate in Removable Prosthodontics, University of Berne, 1977-1979
Dr. med. dent., University of Berne, Switzerland, 1978
LDS, University of Berne, Switzerland, 1976
BS, Gymnasium, St.Gallen, Switzerland, 1969
Professional Experience: 
2015-Present:

Professor with Tenure, Department of Prosthodontics, Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine

2015-Present:

Chair, Department of Prosthodontics, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

2010-Present:

Dental Care Provider in Private Practice, Boston Prosthodontics

2010-Present:

Dental Care Provider in Private Practice, Boston Center of Oral Health

2010-2015:

Chair, Department of Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

2010-2015:

Professor with Tenure, Department of Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry, Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine

2002-2010:

Raymond J. and Elva Pomfret Nagle Professor (Tenure), Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Sciences, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

1994-2010:

Chair, Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Sciences, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

1990-2010:

Dental Care Provider, Harvard Dental Center, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

1988-1990:

Dental Care Practitioner, Licensed Practitioners Clinic, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Selected Honors and Awards: 
The Stanley Handelman Lectureship; Eastman Institute of Oral Health, Rochester, NY, 2016
The Ansley G. Brown Endowed Lectureship, University of Alabama School of Dentistry Alumni, Birmingham, AL, 2015
5th Annual Thomas Curtis Memorial Lecture, University of California, School of Dental Medicine, San Francisco, CA, 2013
The Jesse Bullard Lectureship; Baylor School of Dentistry, Dallas, TX, 2010
The Straumann Lecturer, University of North Carolina, 2007, 2003
Visiting Professorship, University of Witten-Herdecke, Germany, 2003-2007
The Brewer Lecturer, Eastman Dental Center, Rochester, NY, 2003
American College of Prosthodontists, Honorary Member, 2000
European Association of Osseointegration Research Award, 1997
Distinguished Faculty Award, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 1996
Professional Memberships: 
2013-Present: World Dental Association (FDI), Consultant
2000-Present: American College of Prosthodontists
1999-Present: International College of Prosthodontists
1995-Present: Academy of Prosthodontics, Fellow
1994-Present: Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics, Member and Fellow
1993-Present: American Association of Dental Schools
1991-Present: Harvard Odontological Society
1990-Present: Massachusetts Dental Society
1990-Present: American Dental Society
1987-Present: International Team for Oral Implantology, Fellow