All professionals at Associates in PIE maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the dental field. Read on to learn more about our doctors' experience and training.
Chad Green, DDS - Endodontist
A native of Phoenix, Arizona, Dr. Green graduated summa cum laude in Biomedical Engineering from Arizona State University, and earned his DDS degree from the UCLA School of Dentistry in Los Angeles, California. He completed advanced training at the Texas A & M University - Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas, receiving a certificate in Endodontics.
Michael A. Goodwin, DDS, MS - Periodontist
A Texas native, Dr. Michael Goodwin was born in Dallas and calls DFW his home. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Texas at Dallas. Dr. Goodwin earned his DDS, MS in oral biology, and certificate in periodontology from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas.
Susana Bruce, DDS, MS - Endodontist
Dr. Bruce graduated magna cum laude in Cell and Molecular Biology from the San Francisco State University. She received her dental degree from the University of California, San Francisco where she was a University of California Regents Scholar. She has been practicing since 1992 and was an associate professor at Baylor College of Dentistry Endodontics Clinic.
Keely Walgama, DDS, MSW - Endodontist
Dr. Walgama is a native Texan. She graduated from The University of Texas in Austin with a B.S in Social Work followed by a Masters in Social Work from The University of Texas in Arlington. She worked in Dallas as a social worker at UT Southwestern Medical Center for several years prior to moving to California to pursue her dental training. Dr. Walgama received her DDS from University of California San Francisco. Upon graduation she received honors by being elected into Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society and was given the Student Achievement Award in Endodontics through the American Association of Endodontics. She then completed advanced training at University of California Los Angeles, receiving a certificate in Endodontics.
Fred Silva, DDS, MS - Periodontist
Dr. Silva received his DDS degree in 2005 and completed his residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in 2008, both in Brazil. In 2009, Dr. Silva completed a post-doctorate program in Periodontics at the University of Michigan. After completing his Implant Fellowship, Dr. Silva received his Certificate in Periodontics and his Master’s degree at the University of Florida in 2019. In addition to working in private practice, Dr. Silva has served as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontics at the Texas A&M College of Dentistry. He is passionate about providing high-quality care and supporting patients on their overall oral health goals. Dr. Silva enjoys traveling with his family and his hobbies are playing tennis and watching Formula 1 with his son.