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Dr. Peter M Tan, DDS, MSHS

Dr. Peter M Tan, DDS, MSHS

5.0

(60)
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    Overview

    Born in New York City and raised in Washington, DC, Dr. Peter M. Tan is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon who received his American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA) Fellowship in General Anesthesia in 1990, eventually becoming President of the Maryland Dental Society of Anesthesiology in 1996. He is a past president of ADSA and was appointed as one of the national faculty for the American Dental Association’s “Recognition and Management of Complications during Minimal and Moderate Sedation” course. He is a partner/owner of Mid-Maryland Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, P.A. Dr. Tan is a past president of the Maryland Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, having served as the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) Anesthesia Clinical Interest Group (CIG) chair, the Abstracts Session chair, the ADSA Liaison to the Committee on Anesthesia, and now serves as part of the faculty for the AAOMS Hands-On Simulated Anesthesia Emergencies course. Colonel Tan retired after 36 years of Active and Reserve Duty in the Army in 2018. He served as one of the five Army Reserve Regional Commanders in the United States Army Dental Corps, commanding the Pacific and Europe Regional dental commands. He was the ranking reservist in the Army Dental Corps at the Office of the Surgeon General and the Pentagon. Dr. Tan has been awarded the “A” Proficiency Designator in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery by the Surgeon General and is a member of the Order of Military Medical Merit. Dr. Tan served as an assistant professor at the University of Maryland, a visiting lecturer at Howard University, a past president and trustee of the Frederick County Dental Society, the founding president of the Francis Scott Key Study Club in Maryland, a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and the Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society. He also served as a former section chief, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Frederick Memorial Hospital.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Surgeon

    Education & Training

    St. Louis University of Medicine (Fellowship)

    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (Residency)

    Doctorate - Howard University College of Dentistry

    Masters Degree - Touro University, College of Health Sciences

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Surgeon, like Dr. Peter Tan, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Surgeon, like Dr. Peter Tan, may include:

    Surgical Consultation, Surgery, Neurosurgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Surgery Consultation, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Laparoscopic Surgery Consultation, Gallbladder Removal / Cholecystectomy, Appendicitis / Appendectomy, Eyelid Surgery / Blepharoplasty, Brain Tumor Evaluation, Brain Aneurysm Treatment, Stroke Treatment (Acute), Refractive Lens Exchange, Brain Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Surgery Follow Up, Neurosurgery Follow Up, Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Surgical Follow Up, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Laparoscopic Surgery Follow Up, Neuro-Oncology Consultation, Surgery Second Opinion, Wrist Arthroscopy, Endoscopic Eyebrow Elevation, Forehead Correction, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Consultation, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Follow Up, Head & Neck Surgery, Pelvic Surgery, Ptosis Repair, Central Line Placement, Gender Confirmation Surgery, Cerebral Shunt, Surgical Infections, Tube Thoracotomy, Laparoscopic Colectomy, Amputation, Limb Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Mastectomy, Upper Extremity Tendon Repair, Toe-to-Thumb Transplant, Upper Extremity Nerve Repair, Upper Extremity Joint Replacement, Upper Extremity Amputation, Reflux Surgery, Spleen Surgery, Implantable Contact Lens (ICL) Surgery, YAG Laser Procedure, Colon Surgery, Distal Pancreatectomy, Splenectomy, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Orthopedic Follow Up (Hand), Orthopedic Consultation (Hand), Cranial Bypass, Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), Esophageal Surgery, Gastrectomy, Laparoscopy, Lymph Node Biopsy, Pancreatic Surgery, Paraesophageal Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Screening, Whipple Procedure, Hepatic Surgery, Complex Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laparoscopy Consultation, Minimally Invasive Surgery Consultation, Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation (MSA), Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, Gastric Bypass Surgery, Pyloromyotomy, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) and Small Bowel Resection

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Tan's office.

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Tan's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    Practice At 68 Thomas Johnson Dr Suite A

    68 Thomas Johnson Dr

    Suite A

    Frederick, MD 21702

    (301) 694-2300

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Rating Star

    5.0

    Overall rating

    Based on 60 reviews

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    Office Experience

    99% of patients found the doctor and staff friendly and the office clean and modern

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    Attentiveness

    99% of patients felt that their time spent with the doctor was meaningful and impactful and that any follow ups were addressed quickly

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    Wait Times

    84% of patients were satisfied with the wait time

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    Appointment Booking

    98% of patients found it easy to book an appointment

    Patients give Dr. Peter Tan an Excellent overall experience rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Tan has been rated and reviewed by 60 patients. These ratings are based on a variety of factors, including the amount of time patients spent with Dr. Tan, his bedside manner, appointment waiting time, friendliness of the office staff, clarity of diagnosis, and more.

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    National Dental Board of Anesthesiology

    Board Certified

    American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

    Professional Member

    Mid-Atlantic Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

    Professional Member

    Maryland Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

    Professional Member

    American College of Dentists; American Dental Association

    Professional Member

    Maryland State Dental Association

    Professional Member

    Frederick County Dental Association

    Professional Member

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Peter Tan accepting new patients?

    Yes, Peter Tan is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Peter Tan offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Tan's office at (301) 694-2300 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Peter Tan offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Tan's office at (301) 694-2300 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Peter Tan speak?

    Peter Tan speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Peter Tan have?

    Peter Tan is certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

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