Dr. Burton Melton is a prosthodontist who has spoken extensively on a national and an international level. Dr. Melton graduated from Baylor University, College of Dentistry in 1970. He received his diploma in fixed Prosthodontics in 1972 from the University of Missouri-Kansas City.
He is a member of the American College of Prosthodontics, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry and the Southwest Academy of Restorative Dentistry. He is a diplomat of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, a diplomat of the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry, and a fellow of the Academy of Dentistry International.
He practices as a specialist in Prosthodontics and implant dentistry in Albuquerque and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Dr. Melton lectures on all aspects of the implant dental practice, including diagnosis and treatment planning, fixed and removable implant prosthodontics, surgical solutions for prosthodontic problems, and esthetics considerations in implant dentistry.