James Culberson, DMD, MS
Periodontist Fredericksburg VA
Periodontist, Dr. Culberson moved to the Fredericksburg area with his family and has practiced periodontics and implant dentistry for over 30 years. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and is a Past President of the Virginia Society of Periodontics. He is active in various local and national dental and periodontal organizations. Dr. Culberson continues to expand upon his dental and periodontal training, having special interests in treatment modalities aimed at helping patients keep their natural teeth, as well as dental implantology.
Dr. Culberson is a graduate of the Honors College at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina (BS Biology). He received his DMD degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC.
While at MUSC, Dr. Culberson joined the US Navy Reserve as an ensign. Upon graduation, he served as a Lieutenant (O-3) in the Navy Dental Corps. He had the opportunity to serve USMC personnel stationed at Camp Lejeune, NC for three years. Although there for a relatively short time, Dr. Culberson was exposed to a wide variety of dental care experiences, from general dental restorative care, oral and periodontal surgical care, to hospital care and dental forensics. An Army brat himself, Dr. Culberson greatly enjoyed military life while serving in support of the Marines. He still maintains and enjoys friendships formed during this short time.
Dr. Culberson ended his active military service upon entering postgraduate studies in Periodontics back at the Medical University of South Carolina. While at MUSC, he also obtained a Master of Science degree in Microbiology and Immunology.
In November 2015, Dr. Culberson was named as a “Top Periodontist” by the Northern Virginia Magazine.
Dr. Culberson resides in the Fredericksburg area with his wife, Cindy. They have five children and remain active in their lives. Dr. and Mrs. Culberson are members of St. Isidore the Farmer Catholic Church in Orange, VA.