MEET THE DOCTOR
Varun Arya, DMD, BDS, CAGS
Dr. Varun Arya, D.M.D, B.D.S, CAGS, grew up in New Delhi, India. He attended the most prestigious dental school in India, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal University and graduated Valedictorian in 2009 obtaining a Bachelors of Dental Surgery with an academic excellence gold medal award. His passion for dentistry and compassion for community service motivated him to pursue specialty training and for that he moved to United States.
Dr. Arya attended Boston University Henry M Goldman School of Dental Medicine and obtained a D.M.D degree where again he earned a spot on the Dean’s List that he kept ever since, as well as being #1 in his class. He was also awarded the best dental student award in the undergraduate Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery by American association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2013. In recognition of his outstanding academic achievement, Dr. Arya was inducted into the Boston University Lambda Mu chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society on May 16, 2013.
Upon receiving his DMD, Dr. Arya entered advanced specialty education program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Boston University and Boston Medical Center graduating in 2017. During his tenure he completed a one-year (1 yr) General Surgery internship at Level 1 trauma center, Boston Medical Center and was also, appointed Chief Resident in the last year of his training. Dr. Arya has published many papers in the prestigious Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and also contributed a book chapter to Contemporary Management of Oral Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma by Dr. Bell. He has won many awards and scholarships while in residency training, most notable being the National resident research award bestowed at the 2015 annual meeting of American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon’s in Washington D.C.
Dr. Arya has passed his written boards and is now a board-eligible Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and is a member of American Dental Association, American Association of Oral and maxillofacial surgeons and Pennsylvania Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. His clinical interests include dento-alveolary surgery, implant surgery, office based anesthesia, minimal invasive cosmetic facial rejuvenation, maxillofacial trauma, oral pathology and orthognathic surgery. He is certified in Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Advanced Trauma Life Support.
Dr. Arya resides in Camp Hill, PA and has a passion for traveling and cooking. He loves exploring places, relish different food and experience different cultures across the globe.