Dr. Louie Al-Faraje literally defined and authored the art of oral implantology
Mamaly Reshad, DDS, MSC
CO-CHAIR FOR FIXED AND OPERATIVE DENTISTRY, USC SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY
Dr. Mamaly Reshad is a prosthodontist and the former section chair for fixed prosthodontics and operative dentistry at the University of Southern California (USC). He qualified as a dentist in 1993 at Kings College London. He completed his master’s in conservative dentistry with distinction at the Eastman Dental Institute at University College London. He obtained his training in advanced prosthodontics at USC.
He has published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and textbooks on various topics related to prosthodontics, esthetics, and implant dentistry. Dr. Reshad is currently on the editorial board of various journals, including the Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry. He is an honorary clinical teacher at the Eastman Dental Institute and maintains private offices in Woodland Hills, California, and London, England.
James L. Rutkowski, DDS
DIPLOMATE, AMERICAN BOARD OF ORAL IMPLANTOLOGY PRESIDENT, AMERICAN BOARD OF ORAL IMPLANTOLOGY (2009)
Dr. James L. Rutkowski earned his dental degree at University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 1976. He is currently President of the Clarion Research Group and the American Board of Oral Implantology / Implant Dentistry. He is a clinical instructor for the Department of Restorative Dentistry at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Publications include textbook author “Chapter 23: Pharmacology for Implant Dentistry” Fonseca’s Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2nd Edition. Elsevier Inc. Lecture topics include head and neck anatomy and pharmacology
Christopher A. Church, MD
Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology
Dr. Christopher Church is Director, Loma Linda University Sinus and Allergy Center and Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Loma Linda University School of Medicine.He received his medical degree in 1996, completed a general surgery internship in 1997 followed by a 4 year residency in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery from 1997-2001 all from Loma Linda University. He also completed a one year fellowship in Rhinology and Advanced Sinus Surgery at Stanford.
Dr. Church is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and has hospital appointments at Loma Linda University Medical Center, Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Affairs Medical Center and at Riverside County Regional Medical center.
He holds memberships to the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and to the American Rhinologic Society.
Dr. Church has specific clinical and research interests in Advanced Sinus Disease Management, Computer-Guided Sinus Surgery, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, and Surgical correction of nasal obstructions including treatment of sleep apnea and snoring.
Barry Hillam, DDS
Dr. Barry Hillam graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 2004. He entered private practice in Provo, Utah, where he made implants, bone grafting, and connective tissue grafting a regular part of his practice. Since that time, he has lectured and written on topics including comprehensive treatment planning, implant implementation, implant prosthetics, connective tissue grafting, dental photography, and personal productivity. He also enjoys teaching oral implantology and holds licenses in Colorado, Montana, Wyoming, and Utah.
Michael Clark, DDS