Dr. Travis Hunsaker

Dr. Travis Hunsaker grew up in Salem and attended Sprague High School. He served a two year mission for his church where he became fluent in Spanish. At Oregon State University he was a member of the men’s rowing team and received his Bachelor of Science degree. He has held many jobs including security, landscape maintenance, general construction and concrete work. At Oregon State University he met his beautiful wife Laurie whom he married in 2002. Together they have 3 energetic boys. He and his family love outdoor activities including scuba diving, kayaking, backpacking, boating, fishing, crabbing, hunting, and going to the sand dunes. He also enjoys donating time to the Boy Scouts of America and his church.

Dr. Travis Hunsaker wanted to be a dentist since he watched his father attend dental school. In May 2009 he graduated from Marquette University School of Dentistry. He was a highly praised student in the clinic and excelled in the areas of periodontology, prosthodontics and restorative dentistry. Being fluent in Spanish, he was frequently called upon to provide dental care for Spanish speaking patients. He won first place in the annual research fair for his studies in the effects of bisphosphonates on oral health and was invited to present his research to the Milwaukee Dental Forum, a local continuing education society.

Dr. Hunsaker is an avid learner and loves advanced aspects of dentistry that many don’t provide. He has participated in many times the number of continuing education credits required by the board. He particularly loves being able to offer the best in mouth restoration, without the worry, through his advanced training in implants and IV sedation certification. In addition to his memberships in the Oregon Dental Association, Academy of General Dentists, American Dental Association, and the Marion Polk Dental Society, Dr. Hunsaker’s advanced continuing education has allowed him to become a fellow in the International Dental Implant Association, a member of the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, and a preferred provider with Invisalign. Dr. Hunsaker is part of a small group of dentists with advanced Invisalign training and exclusive access to an advanced Invisalign program that provides the best in moving adult dentition.