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.
Dr. Takanori Suzuki
Dr. Takanori Suzuki was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. He graduated from the Nippon Dental University College of Life Dentistry in Tokyo, Japan and received his Bachelor of DDS degree in 2000. He obtained a doctorate of operative dentistry (PhD) at Nippon Dental University in 2004.
Dr. Takanori worked at Nippon Dental University department of operative dentistry as an assistant professor from 2004 to 2008. He completed a one-year Advanced Program for International Dentists in Comprehensive Dentistry in 2009, two-year Advanced Program for International Dentists in Implant dentistry in 2011 and clinical fellowship in Implant Dentistry in 2012 at the New York University College of Dentistry.
Dr. Takanori is currently Clinical Assistant Professor at New York University College of Dentistry, Ashman Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry.
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.