Comprised of the best minds in CEREC® CAD/CAM dentistry.
In addition to serving as alpha and beta testers for the CEREC family of products, all of our instructors have logged countless hours using the CEREC technology in their own practices. You will not find a more qualified and respected group of clinicians to guide you on your CEREC journey.
Dr. Puri is the director of CAD/CAM at Spear and is in charge of the website www.cerecdoctors.com. He has been a CEREC beta tester since 2005.
Dr. Skramstad is a 2000 graduate of the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. He is a certified advanced CEREC trainer and has lectured internationally on technology, implantology and digital dentistry.
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Dr. Fleming is a 1978 graduate of The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He serves as a consultant to a variety of dental manufacturers helping in product evaluation and design. Dr. Fleming has been a CEREC user since 2001 and a beta tester for the CEREC software since 2004.
Dr. Meena Barsoum was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He completed his undergraduate degree at Kent State University, then continued to earn his Masters of Science Degree in Anatomy from Case Western Reserve University, also in Cleveland. Dr. Barsoum remained at Case to earn his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree 4 years later.
Dr. Boltchi is a clinical assistant professor in the graduate periodontics program at Baylor College of Dentistry, and also maintains a full-time private practice in periodontics and dental implants in Arlington.
Dr. Darin O'Bryan graduated in 1997 from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. He practiced in Minneapolis for 7 years in a large group practice before moving to the coast of Oregon. Dr. O'Bryan currently resides in Coos Bay/North Bend where he has a private focusing on implant and digital dentistry.
Dr. Doug Smail is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. He has been in private practice for over 25 years. Dr. Smail has lectured nationally on CBCT Reading and Guided Surgical Planning. He has done many dental mission trips to six different countries over more than 27 years.
Dr. Ross Enfinger is a long-time CEREC user with more than 15 years of experience with CAD/CAM dentistry. He has completed thousands of CEREC restorations and especially enjoys helping others maximize their use of CEREC technology.
Dr. Gardell graduated from NYU College of dentistry and has a practice Stamford CT. He has been utilizing the Cerec since 2005 and has been a beta tester since 2009.
Dr. Rosenblatt has been a CEREC user since 2003 and is an alpha and beta tester and a certified speaker for Dentsply Sirona Dental Systems. Dr. Rosenblatt is CEREC basic trainer for Patterson Dental and is CAD/CAM faculty member at Spear.
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Dr. Heidi Bridget Kohltfarber is the owner and managing oral and maxillofacial radiologist for Dental Radiology Diagnostics and a Dentsply Sirona 3D trainer. In addition, she is an adjunct professor in the Department of Diagnostic Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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Dr. Don Tyndall is Professor in the Department of Diagnostic Sciences at the UNC School of Dentistry and Director of Radiology. He received his D.D.S. in 1980 from the UNC School of Dentistry, his M.S.P.H. in 1984 and his Ph.D. in 1988 from the UNC School of Public Health.