Dr. Andy Chang and his talented staff understand that a successful cosmetic practice in uptown must combine precision, knowledge, a gentle touch and service that is worth raving about. Elite Dental Associates does everything on a first-name basis and we want our patients to feel comfortable and happy in the dental office. Dr. Chang received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas in Austin in 1993. After leaving Austin, Dr. Chang came to Dallas where he received his doctorate degree from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1997 and then studied for three more years toward a Master of Science degree in Oral Biology and became a board-eligible prosthodontist as a specialist in Cosmetic, Restorative and Implant Dentistry from the American Board of Prosthodontics.
His professional memberships include the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation, the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, Dallas County Dental Society, American College of Prosthodontics, the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, American College of Oral Implantology, Academy of Osseointegration and American Society of Osseointegration. He has also served as a part-time associate clinical professor at the Baylor College of Dentistry’s Department of Restorative Sciences. His continuing education includes cosmetic and restorative dentistry, infection control, prosthetics, dental implants, oncologic dentistry, maxillofacial prosthetics and ceramic laminate veneers.
Patient Service: The first thing that people notice is Dr. Butler’s enthusiastic smile and boundless energy. It all comes from his commitment to providing a positive experience for his patient the first time they come and every time they come back.
Clinical Service: With a passion for the best, Dr. Butler is continually striving for clinical excellence by providing a customized solution for each patient coupled with the most proven procedures to accomplish his patient’s goals.
Community Service: Dr. Butler is dedicated to doing good for the community and the people in it. He also does several humanitarian dental expeditions each year to Central America.
Service in the Profession: Dr. Butler is an active member of: the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, Texas Dental Association, National Dental Association, and American Dental Association.
Service to his Country: Dr. Butler is a 14 year veteran of the United States Army serving his country proudly as a Military Police Officer in Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.
Dr. Butler earned his undergraduate degree from the Tennessee State University in Nashville, TN. He graduated from Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry. He is the recipient of the Award in Periodontics from Meharry and Most Outstanding Student Award from the Academy of General Dentistry.
When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Butler maintains a healthy lifestyle by weight lifting and martial arts. Dr. Butler also enjoys traveling twice a year doing mission work in Belize and Costa Rica. Dr. Butler’s many hobbies includes photography, fused glass artwork and glass blowing.