Dr. Alan Newton
Dr. Newton graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine with a DMD degree in 1978 then completed a prosthodontics residency at what is now the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 1980. While serving in the Air Force he was selected for the Air Force’s Maxillofacial Prosthetic Fellowship at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. In 1986 he established the Department of Maxillofacial Prosthetics at Wright Patterson Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio where he was also Chairman of Prosthodontics and Director, Congenital Anomalies Board. In 1993 Dr. Newton established the Department of Defense’s first comprehensive Dental Implant and Maxillofacial Prosthetic Reconstruction Services in Europe. He then commanded a dental squadron and three Air Force hospitals before joining Maine Prosthodontics.
Dr. Newton is a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics since 1988 and has recertified his Board status in 2004 and 2013. In addition he is a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists, the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics, the International College of Prosthodontists and the International Society for Maxillofacial Rehabilitation. He is also a member of the American Dental Association and holds an attending staff appointment in the Department of Surgery at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine.
Dr. Newton enjoys and excels at all aspects of prosthodontics and maxillofacial prosthetics. He particularly enjoys complex implant restorations, facial prosthetics, permanent and removable prosthodontics, cleft lip and palate prostheses, sleep prostheses and facial and dental esthetics.
Dr. Newton enjoys everything that the coast of Maine has to offer especially skiing, fishing and boating.