Dr. Glenn graduated from University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Dentistry. Following graduation, he completed the Lutheran Medical Center’s advanced program in general dentistry at the UT Memphis branch. He is a graduate of the Georgia Maxi Course in Implant Dentistry, the American Orthodontic Society’s Comprehensive Ortho Program, and is credentialed as an Associate Fellow in the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
He has served as the CE director for the TN AGD and as president and CE director of the Middle TN Dental Study Club. Dr. Glenn is also one of the founders of Blue Sky Bio Academy, the online learning center. For several years, Dr. Glenn ran a private practice in Winchester, TN where he performed all disciplines of dentistry with a particular focus on utilizing technology and innovative techniques to provide treatment in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
Dr. Glenn is the VP of Technology for Blue Sky Bio, the leading innovator in implant technology, where he focuses on product and software development as well as clinical customer support. He speaks extensively about CAD/CAM, cone beam technology, guided dental implants, dental photography, digital smile design, complete dentures, and complex full-mouth rehabilitation.
Spiro is an Associate Professor at NYU and Assistant Director of the 3 year continuing education implant program at NYU, where he has been teaching for over 25 years. He teaches all aspects of surgical and prosthetic implant dentistry to generalists and specialists. He is a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry. He received his BA in Biology from NYU in 1979 and his DDS from NYUCD in 1983. He has lectured nationally and internationally on topics as diverse as Cosmetics, Occlusion and Surgical Implant Dentistry.
He has published over 25 articles and abstracts on a variety of topics and his articles have been translated into 5 languages. He founded study clubs on Occlusion and Implant Dentistry. He has a private practice in Manhattan on Central Park West.
After completing his undergraduate studies, Christos Theocharis Lolis served as an Officer Designate in the Greek Army and received the rank of Lieutenant. In 2006 he was awarded with a scholarship from the Onassis Foundation to pursue his studies at the Department of Biomaterials and Biomimetics at New York University (USA).
He stayed in New York from 2007 to 2011, initially obtaining the Certificate in Reconstructive & Aesthetic Dentistry, guided by leading professors in this field, such as Dr. Rosenthal, Dr.Chu and Dr. Ghalili. He graduated from the Ashman Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, New York University, where he was trained in Prosthetic and Surgical Implantology, having Dr. Tarnow as the Director of his studies.
Before returning to Greece, he received the Fellow title and, after successfully passing the exams required, received the title of Diplomate of International Congress of Oral Implatologists.
He was also awarded in 2010 by N.Y.U for his research on Immediate Loading and bone regeneration entitled: "Retrospective Study of Simultaneous Placement of Dental Implants with Bone Craft in Atrophic Ridges".
Since 2012, he has been an Assistant Professor at the Charles University 1st Faculty of Prague, where he teaches the course of Implantology.
From 2013 to 2018 he was a vis.Instructor at the Ashman Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, New York University (USA).
From 2006 he is a Scientific Associate in the Department of Prosthodontics of the University of Athens.
From 2012 until today he has been the Scientific Director at the Specialized Dental Clinics in Athens, Crete and Paros.
From 2017 until today he is the vice-president at the MINEC-HELLAS .
He lectures nationally and internationally.
Koorosh Aghakhani CDT - Dental Technologist - Digital Dental Lab Technology Consultant
Certified Dental Technician from National Board of Certification in Dental Laboratory Technology 2009 USA
Koorosh Aghakhani is a leader in cutting edge dental technology which has advanced tremendously in the past several years. Although the scientific aspect is recognize in the industry, it's the artistic aspect of an aesthetically pleasing and functional product that fuels his dedication. His passion for creativity sets him apart from the conventional technician.
Dr. Roger Warren
Dr. Roger Warren graduated from NYUCD in 1968. He then spent two years in the US Marine Corps.
He received his Periodontics training at NYUCD, graduating in 1973. Thereafter, he began a practice limited to Periodontics in Clifton NJ and has been placing dental implants since 1984. Dr. Warren is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and an Examiner for the Oral Examination. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Periodontology & Implant Dentistry at NYUCD.
He has lectured nationally and internationally in addition to many lectures presented at NYUCD. Dr. Warren has published and been recognized often as an outstanding educator.
Dr. Irving Horowitz
Dr. Irving Horowitz received his dental degree from Tufts University. He then pursued his residency in periodontics at the University of California, San Francisco.
Dr. Horowitz held positions as Assistant Professor of periodontics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. He was also Assistant Clinical Professor of periodontics in the Graduate Training Program in Periodontics and Implants at NYU School of Dentistry.
Dr. Horowitz is the past president of the New Jersey Society of of Periodontics, Princeton NJ.
Dr. Bita Amanda Farhoumand
Dr. Bita Amanda Farhoumand is a Board Certified Periodontist and Implantologist . She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Biology with Distinction from the University of Virginia, and attended UCLA School of Dentistry where she received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery.
Dr. Bita received her Certificate in Periodontics from New York University Post-Graduate Program in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry in 2013.
Dr. Bita was featured as a guest expert on Top Doctors Medical Interviews in 2013 and 2014, which was broadcasted on CNN, FOX News, Bravo, and MSNBC. The Patient’s Choice Award in 2015, and the Top Doctor Award for Periodontics & Implant Dentistry for 2016 and 2017.
After Dr. Bita's training she served some time as Clinical Assistant Professor at New York University, College of Dentistry.
Dr. Mehrdad Ijadi
Dr. Mehrdad Ijadi is an experienced Periodontist with additional advanced training in Endodontics, Oral Surgery and Esthetic Dentistry. Before he moved to the United States, he owned and operated a successful private practice in Iran for nearly 20 years and served on the Endodontics faculty of Azad University for 12 years.
Dr. Ijadi was invited to serve as a faculty member of the New York University College of Dentistry, where he trained dentists in Oral Surgery and Comprehensive and Esthetic Dentistry. Since 2013, he has been in private practice in Northern Virginia. In addition to his academic appointments at NYU and Azad University, Dr. Ijadi has served as Clinical Instructor at the Shahid Beshsti University School of Dentistry in Tehran, Iran (1987-1988).
Dr. Ijadi earned his D.D.S. in 1987 at the University of Centro Escolar School of Dentistry in Manila, Philippines. At NYU, he received certificates in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, Comprehensive Dentistry, Esthetic Dentistry, and completed a fellowship in Oral Surgery.
Dr. Ijadi has received prestigious awards for his contributions to public health and preventive dentistry. He is a recipient of the Hajar Charity Award for services to orphans in Tehran, Iran and the Certificate of Merit Award for faithful and exceptional service, by the blessed Lorenzo Ruiz Council no, 7344 in Philippines.
Dr. Alejandro Birnbaum
Dr. Birnbaum finished his degree in Madrid and developed his skills at NYU following the International Advanced Prosthodontic Program as well as the International Advanced Implant and Perio program, he then returned back to Spain where he got his Master Dental Technician degree. Currently he works in private office and lectured nationally and internationally.
Dr. Giovanni Favero
Dr. Favero graduated from University of Padova Faculty of Dentistry. Since 2003, after a few years in the Dental University Department of operative dentistry, he took an active part in different courses. Oral surgery, Periodontology, Implant and Piezoelectric Surgery, Laser Therapy and Anxyolithic Technique represent his polyspecialistic career and some of the certificates he earned.
At NYU, he had advanced the degree in Implant and Oral Surgery Program. At UNESP, University of San Paolo Brazil, he got a Ph.D. with his dissertation in “Influence in the adjance tooth in an immediate post-extraction implant”. He took part at the World Congress of OsseoIntegration a Venezia, World Congress AstraTech Dental in New York City, EAO Annual Scientific Meeting in Barcellona, Congresso Internazionale Astra Tech Dental in Firenze, AO in Sacramento and Boston and had published different scientific studies.
Janet Santiago - DISS Executive Coordinator
Janet started her career as a dental assistant thirty two years ago in a multi provider practice. She quickly gained a passion for the industry and became head assistant mastering four and six handed assisting with every kind of provider from general dentist to specialized specialist.
As if the clinical aspect of the industry was not enough she went on to become a front desk coordinator and claims specialist which lead to her current specialty as a Dental Management Consultant providing customized solutions for various practices across the tristate area. She has been able to incorporate years of experience with true and tried management techniques to become a very effective practice Manager utilizing her degree in sales, marketing and business management. She is a member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers.
Janet is about to publish her first book. She enjoys painting portraits, cooking, and spending time with the family.