Education and Continuing Education
Dr. Bernuy received his BDS (Bachelors in Dental Surgery) and DDS (Doctor in Dental surgery) from University Federico Villarreal in Lima Peru. He graduated at the top of his class in 2002. After earning top honors and several awards at different universities throughout Peru, he immigrated to the United States in 2003 to further pursue and develop his career. He lived in New York and Connecticut where he worked performing clinical procedures at different Orthodontic offices, learning and applying fundamental concepts in orthodontics.
Later on Dr. Bernuy was accepted into the dental school at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with Distinction in Research. Upon receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, Dr. Bernuy was elected into the National Dental Honors Society (Omicron Kappa Upsilon-OKU) and he was the only student in his class to be inducted into an International Dental Honor Organization "Pierre Fauchard Academy".
He then moved to North Carolina for continued training, where he completed his three-year Orthodontic Specialty Residency and his Masters of Science at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which has a great reputation of being one of the best orthodontic residency programs in the country. Dr. Bernuy is a Board Certified Orthodontist who has trained extensively in dentistry and orthodontics in both South America and the United States. Dr. Bernuy keeps himself very active in continuing advanced educational programs to provide you with the most recent technology & procedures available in the field of orthodontics.
In his free time, Dr. Bernuy enjoys spending time with his friends and family. He also enjoys playing recreational sports including Soccer and Basketball. He is also passionate about craftsmanship and has great hand skills always trying to create something. He likes to hike along with various other outdoor activities and has a love to travel as well. He has promised himself that he would visit every state in the United States and the journey continues...