Jerald S. Pruner, DMD
Dr. Pruner has practiced as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon since 2008. He completed a Bachelor of Science in his hometown at the University of Alberta prior to pursuing Dentistry at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He completed 4 years of residency training at the University of Washington and the rigorous examination process to qualify for fellowship in the Royal College of Dentists of Canada as a specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery (FRCD).
The pursuit of higher education brought Dr. Pruner back to the Pacific Northwest in 2016. This time it was his wife’s desire to pursue a Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Medicine that brought the family back to Washington.
Dr. Pruner is experienced in the full scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: dental extractions, dental implants, and reconstructive surgery, surgical management of pathology and trauma. He has particular interest and experience in corrective jaw surgery. His expert knowledge in the field is paired with a caring and warm demeanor that patients will appreciate as he helps them navigate their surgical care.
Dr. Pruner has privileges at Swedish Medical Center, UW Northwest Hospital and Evergreen Health Medical Center, as well as Alberta Health Services. He provides both elective and emergent surgical care in hospital and non-hospital settings.
In addition to a busy clinical practice, Dr. Pruner maintains his connection to Edmonton, Canada having an appointment at the University of Alberta in the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry as a clinical assistant professor.
Away from his professional life, Dr. Pruner enjoys exploring the beautiful Pacific Northwest with his wife and 3 daughters. Golf, water sports, running, and yoga are some of his favorite extracurricular activities.