Dr. Brueggen recognized the potential of dental implants and began placing and restoring them in 1976. In 1999, he completed a Surgical and Prosthetic Implant Preceptorship at the University of Texas Dental School San Antonio. In 2000, he was credentialed as a distinguished fellow in the International Congress of Oral Implantology. In 2004, he completed a residency at the Malo Clinic in Lisbon, Portugal. Since receiving extensive hands-on training and assisting with surgical cases under the guidance of Dr. Paulo Malo of Portugal, the pioneer of the All-on-4® procedure. Today Dr. Brueggen is the leading All-on-4® provider in North America.
Dr. Brueggen was named as Houston's "Super Dentist" by H Texas Magazine and one of the "10 Best Doctors in Texas" by Vogue magazine.