President & Course Director
Dr. Panjali is a graduate from New York University. He received his post graduate training in dental implants from Germany 1992. In 2004, he continued his training in Implant Dentistry at New York University and has a Master's Degree in Oral Implantology, Goethe University, Germany.
Dr. Abraham holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology, and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Detroit Mercy school of Dentistry. He's also been awarded fellowships from the Academy of General Dentistry and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. In addition to his academic training, Dr. Abraham is dedicated to expanding his knowledge and has taken many educational courses in cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, and orthodontics.
International speaker and Inventor of PRF
Dr. Choukroun completed his degree in medicine in 1979, University of Montpellier, France. Then, in 1981 he specialized in General Surgery, & Anesthesiology from, University of Montpellier, France. He continued his study in Pain Management in 1986, University of Strasbourg, France.
Dr. Barnhart received his bachelor’s degree in Biology from Grove City College in northwestern Pennsylvania and his DMD degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 1998. Upon completion of school he began practicing dentistry as an officer in the US Army and remained on active duty for nine years. During his time on active duty he completed an Advanced Education Program in General Dentistry at Fort Lewis, Washington, was awarded Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry and obtained his Certificate of Endodontics at Fort Gordon, Georgia.
Dr. Akseizer has been in private practice for over 40 years in Syosset, NY. He has lectured on technology and laser dentistry at many major dental meetings including the Greater New York, Chicago Mid-Winter and National AGD. He is a trainer on Lasers in Dentistry for Sirona and advisor on computer technology to several major dental companies.
Dr. Shahram Ghanaati has a triple doctorate in medicine, dentistry and science (MD, DMD, PhD) from Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz and Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt. Germany. He has a degree of Specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and is leading the Head and Neck Oncology section at the University Cancer Center, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt.
Dr. Stephen Wallace is a 1971 graduate of Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry with a Certificate in Periodontics. He was on the faculty of the New York University Department of Implant Dentistry for 17 years attaining the academic rank of Associate Professor. He is currently an Associate Professor at Columbia University Department of Periodontics. He is a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantology and a Fellow of the Academy of Osseointegration, currently serving as co-chairman of the Academy of Osseointegration committee for hands-on educational courses.
DDS, MSc. PhD.
Cleopatra Nacopoulos was born in Athens GreeceBachelor of Science in Biology, GANNON University USA, 1985Graduated from Dental school of Athens University in 1991Master degree in Oral Biology 1998Master degree in Periodontology 1998Associate faculty member of Athens University until 1998
Program Organizer for Vancouver
Dr. Aman Kataria was born and brought up in India and in 2004 immigrated to Canada with his wife and two children. Dr. Kataria received his Pharmacy diploma in 1991, and later earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Surgery (B.D.S.) from Magadh University, in 1998. Previously, Dr. Kataria has experience working as a Clinical Dentist at Frances Newton Hospital, in India.