Meet Dr. Speer
Aline Speer, DDS, MS
Dr. Speer is a Diplomate, Board Certified Periodontist, practicing the full scope in the specialty. She also serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor and Director of the Implant Surgery Course in the Department of Restorative Sciences at Texas A&M University, Baylor College of Dentistry, in Dallas, TX.
Dr. Speer obtained her Doctor in Dental Surgery (DDS) degree graduating summa cum laude and class valedictorian. She elected to further specialize, obtaining her Periodontology Certificate and Master of Science Degree at The University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Dentistry at Houston, TX. Dr. Speer takes pleasure in dental research, with her main interests focused on periodontal regenerative procedures, dental implants, and the interrelationship between periodontal disease and systemic diseases. Dr. Speer has several articles published, including in the high impact international Journal of Periodontal Research and has lectured nationally and internationally.
She is an active member of the International Team of Implantology (ITI), the Texas Dental Association (TDA), the American Dental Association (ADA), the Dallas County Dental Society (DCDS), the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP), and the Southwest Society of Periodontists (SWSP). Dr. Speer is currently serving in the Membership Committee for the DCDS and SWSP.
On a personal note, Dr. Speer is married to Robert, a native from Texas, and they have a son, Blake.