Meet Dr. Tye

Dr. Christopher L. Tye D.D.S., M.D.

• Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
• Fellow, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
• AAAHC Accredited by Accreditation Association For Ambulatory Health Care

Dr. Christopher L. Tye D.D.S., M.D. is honored to be the surgeon that many doctors choose for their own care and for the care of their families.

He was the first dual degreed Oral & Maxillofacial surgeon in Tarrant County to graduate from medical school and dental school. Dr. Tye was the first Oral Surgeon in the state of Texas to earn the prestigious AAAHC accreditation for exemplary standards in patient care. His reputation and commitment to excellence have earned him numerous awards from his peers and from the community.

tx-oral-surgeons-linkedinDr. Tye is a recognized leader in providing superior surgical care. His ability to skillfully treat a variety of oral and maxillofacial situations and his great rapport with patients and other healthcare professionals set him apart as an expert in his field.


Physician & Dentist
As selected by peers

As a recognized specialist in implant surgery and all aspects of implant treatment from start to finish, Dr. Tye receives referrals from around the state. He is known for his talent, care, compassion and commitment. As voted by his peers and awarded one of Fort Worth Magazine’s 2017 and 2016 Top Doctors, Dr. Tye is known for his talent, care, compassion and commitment.

Dental professionals appreciate Dr Tye’s knowledge regarding the use of dental implants to restore your bite and smile.  Implant surgery and implant restoration is a team effort between your dentist and Dr. Tye. He communicates directly with your dentist who will provide the abutment and crown that go on top of the dental implant.  Be sure to ask your dentist about referring you to Dr. Tye for all of your oral surgery needs.

Dr. Tye follows the Golden Rule and treats all people with respect and compassion. Patient care is his number one priority, and he has a warm, genuine personality. Since childhood, Dr. Tye wanted to be a surgeon, and he is living his dream taking care of others.

In addition to treating patients, Dr. Tye enjoys sharing his expertise in a full spectrum of oral and maxillofacial procedures to his professional colleagues as a certified provider of continuing education. He holds a number of implant and oral health care trainings in his Continuing Education Loft on the second floor of his practice.

With over 20 years of experience and a list of exceptional credentials, he has much to offer in the latest and best methods of patient treatment, new technology and current healthcare standards. Dr. Tye is also a member of the Straumann Dental Implant Alliance President’s Club and serves on the Straumann Speaker Consortium.

In his free time, Dr. Tye enjoys riding his bike, swimming, running and lifting weights. He feels personal fitness is an important aspect of providing the best surgical care to his patients. He and his wife also enjoy cooking together, traveling with friends and family, watching movies at home and going to church.

Dr. Tye and his friendly staff would appreciate the opportunity to meet you and take care of you and your family’s oral and maxillofacial needs at Texas Oral Surgery Specialists.


  • Dental implants
  • Permanent dentures (All-on-4®)
  • Wisdom teeth extractions
  • Single, multiple and full mouth extractions
  • Oral pathology
  • Corrective jaw surgery
  • Facial trauma services
  • Bone grafting
  • Treatment of infections and abscess


  • University of Alabama Medical School, Birmingham, AL
  • Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX
  • Baylor University, Waco, TX



  • Board Certified Diplomate of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Fellow American Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons
  • Texas Dental Society
  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry Certified PACE Continuing Education Provider and Instructor
  • Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) Accredited