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Dental Implant Team

Whether teeth are lost to an accident, disease or have been missing since birth dental implants can be the next best thing to natural teeth. A consult with one of our dental implant dentists will establish if you are an implant candidate. You will then be provided a treatment plan and an opportunity to ask questions regarding the process.

Contact

Appointments: (919) 537-3939
Fax: (919) 445-0299

Dental Faculty Practice
UNC School of Dentistry
Campus Box 7450
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7450

Meet Our Dentists
Sun-Yung Bak Sun-Yung Bak >
Clinical Assistant Professor

Education

  • Certificate, Maxillofacial Prosthetics, 2013
  • Certifcate, Prosthodontics, 2012
  • Certificate, General Practice Residency, 1999
  • D.D.S., 1998
  • B.A., 1992
Silvana Barros Silvana Barros >
Associate Professor

Education

  • PhD, Biological Sciences, University of Campinas, 1995
  • MS, Biological Sciences, University of Campinas, 1992
  • DDS, Dentistry, University of Campinas, 1986
Wendy AuClair Clark Wendy AuClair Clark >
Assistant Professor

Education

  • DDS, Marquette University
  • MS, University of Alabama
Ryan Cook Ryan Cook >
Director of Graduate Prosthodontics Program

Education

  • DDS, University of Southern California
  • MS, Periodontics/Prosthodontics, University of Texas
  • BS, Biochemistry, North Carolina State University
  • BA, Chemistry, North Carolina State University
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  • Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics and American Board of Periodontology
Ingeborg De Kok Ingeborg De Kok >
Associate Professor

Education

  • Certificate, Dental Implant, University of North Carolina, 2003
  • MS, Prosthodontics, University of North Carolina, 2002
  • DDS, Dentistry, Universidad Central De Venezuela, 1997
Ibrahim Duqum Ibrahim Duqum >
Clinical Associate Professor

Education

  • MS, Prosthodontics, University of North Carolina, 2008
  • Certificate, Prosthodontics, University of North Carolina, 2008
  • BDS, Dentistry, University of Jordan, 1997
Matt Hopfensperger Matt Hopfensperger >
Clinical Assistant Professor

Education

  • MS, Prosthodontics, University of Michigan, 1991
  • DDS, Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Michigan, 1986
  • BS, Chemistry, University of Michigan, 1981
Patricia Miguez Patricia Miguez >
Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, Assistant Professor

Education

  • PhD, Oral Biology and Periodontology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2011
  • MS, Operative Dentistry, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2003
  • Certificate, Periodontology, Federal University of Santa Catarina, 1999
  • DDS, Dentistry, Federal University of Santa Catarina, 1997
Thiago Morelli Thiago Morelli >
Clinical Assistant Professor

Education

  • MS, Periodontics, University of Michigan, 2010
  • DDS, Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, 2003
Antonio Moretti Antonio Moretti >
Clinical Associate Professor

Education

  • MS, Dental Science, University of Rochester, 1998
  • Certificate, Periodontology, University of Rochester/Eastman Dental Center, 1995
  • DDS, Dentistry, Faculdade de Odontologia de Santo Amaro, 1982
Steven Offenbacher Steven Offenbacher >
Chair
Distinguished Professor

Education

  • MS, Periodontology/Oral Medicine, Harvard University, 1980
  • PhD, Biochemistry, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1977
  • DDS, Doctor of Dental Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1976
  • BA, Chemistry, Boston University, 1972
Luiz Andre Pimenta Luiz Andre Pimenta >
Clinical Professor
Dental Director of the Craniofacial Center

Education

  • DDS, Dentistry, Belo Horizonte School of Dentistry - (Minas Gerais Federal University), 1997
  • PhD, Doctor in Science, School of Dentistry at Araraquara (Sao Paulo State University), 1994
  • MSS, Master of Science, Bauru School of Dentistry - (Sao Paulo State University), 1991
Carolina Vera Resendiz Carolina Vera Resendiz >
Clinical Assistant Professor

Education

  • DDS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • DDS, National Autonomous University of Mexico
  • MS, Certificate in Prosthodontics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Glenn J. Reside Glenn J. Reside >
Clinical Associate Professor

Education

  • DMD, Dental Surgery, Washington University, 1977
  • MS, Biochemistry, University of Illinois, 1974
  • BS, Chemistry, Illinois College, 1968
Jonathan Reside Jonathan Reside >
Clinical Assistant Professor

Education

  • MS, Certificate, University of North Carolina, 2012
  • DDS, Dentistry, University of North Carolina, 2009
  • BS, Cellular & Structural Biology, University of Illinois, 2005
Lida Swann Lida Swann >
Clinical Assistant Professor

Education

  • MS, UNC School of Dentistry
Alexandra Yarborough Alexandra Yarborough >
Clinical Assistant Professor

Education

  • Certificate, Prosthodontics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2013
  • DDS, Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2010
  • BS, Biology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2006