Hard of hearing. Grew up in Washington DC area, graduating Montgomery Blair High School in Rockville, MD. Attended the University of Maryland at College Park, earning a bachelor's in chemistry, then graduated the U. of Md. School of Dentistry in 1982. In 1986, opened a group dental practice in College Park, MD, of which he is owner and senior partner; in 2000, opened a branch dental office in Rockville, MD, and divides his work time between the two locations. One of his business partners is a deaf dentist, Bo Byun (q.v.).
http://www.drrattner.com/doctors.html (seen 9/13/2006).