Ti-MAX Institute Faculty

Dr. Rod Stewart DDS

Dr. Rod Stewart DDS

  • Director: Ti-Max AAID Implant Maxicourse
  • Director: Ti-Max Institute for Continuing Dental Education
  • Diplomate: American Board of Oral Implantology
  • Fellow: American Academy of Implant Dentistry

A 1983 graduate of the University of Toronto, he maintains a general dental practice in Hamilton, Ontario with a focus on advanced dental reconstructive treatment.

He is a member of the AAID Maxicourse Committee and Admissions & Credentialing Board, a former Trustee of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, former Councillor of the Ontario Dental Association, District Officer of the AAID and a part time clinical instructor at the University of Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine, AEGD Program.

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Dr. George Arvanitis DDS

Dr. George Arvanitis DDS

  • Director: Ti-Max AAID Implant Maxicourse
  • Director: Ti-Max Institute for Continuing Dental Education
  • Diplomate: American Board of Oral Implantology
  • Honored Fellow: American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Fellow: Academy of General Dentistry
  • Fellow: International Academy of Dento-Facial Esthetics
  • Fellow: International Congress of Oral Implantologists

A 1990 graduate from the University of Western Ontario, he maintains a full time dental practice in Waterloo, Ontario with a special focus on reconstructive and implant dentistry.

He is former President and Trustee of the Central District of the AAID. He has lectured widely in Canada and the United States on the topic of Dental Implants.

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Ms. Rita Bauer

Ms. Rita Bauer

  • Digital Education Specialist
Rita Bauer has become recognized as a leading authority on integrating digital photography in the Dental Practice. During her 30 years as medical photographer and manager at Media Services at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto she has presented over 800 lectures and workshops and has trained thousands of dental professionals around the world. She now divides her time between the University and Bauer Seminars to provide lectures and workshops at national and international meetings. Her enthusiasm for the subject is infectious and in her fun filled lectures she transforms inexperienced photographers into enthusiastic, competent digital camera users and gives experienced photographers plenty of tips to make a difference in their daily routine. For her efforts to the dental community she has received Honorary Memberships from the OKU Honor Dental Society, as a Fellow of the International College of Dental Surgeons, the Award of Distinction from the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto and an ad eundum Fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland.
Dr. Shankar Iyer DDS MDS

Dr. Shankar Iyer DDS MDS

  • Prosthodontist
  • Diplomat, American Board of Oral Implantology
  • Fellow, American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Fellow, International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics
  • Fellow, Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontists
  • Director: AAID Maxicourse Asia, Saudi Arabia, Abu Dhabi, New Delhi and Bangalore
  • Co-Director: AAID Maxicourses Las Vegas, UMDNJ, Iran
Dr. Iyer is Clinical Asst Professor in the Departments of PG Periodontics, PG Prosthodontics and Implant Fellowship Programs at the New Jersey University Medical Dental School and at Rutgers University. He is President Elect of the American Academy Of Implant Dentistry, the Director of Smile USA Center for Reconstructive Dentistry and President of the Center for Educational Excellence. Dr. Iyer sits on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Oral Implantology. He has lectured in over 30 countries and maintains a private practice limited to Implant Dentistry and Prosthodontics.
Dr. Sebastiano Andreana DDS MS

Dr. Sebastiano Andreana DDS MS

  • Associate Professor
Dr. Andreana is Associate Professor and Director of Implant Dentistry at the University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine. He also serves as Director of the University at Buffalo Implant Study Club. Previously, was Professor at Loma Linda University, Department of Periodontology. He graduated in Dentistry from the University of Roma La Sapienza School of Dentistry and obtained a Master in Sciences at the University at Buffalo. From 1990 – 2005 he worked as chief Investigator at the Periodontal Disease Research Center and at the Center for Dental Studies, University at Buffalo. He was Manager of the Applied Testing Center of Ivoclar Vivadent Inc., Senior manager of Research and Development at the Microbiology Oral Care Division of Pfizer Consumer Healthcare and Senior Manager and Head of the Oral Care Microbiology Research and Development of Johnson and Johnson Co.
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Dr. Jay Elliot DDS

Dr. Jay Elliot DDS

  • Director: TexMax AAID Implant Maxicourse
  • Diplomate: American Board of Oral Implantology
  • Honoured Fellow: American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Dr. Jay Elliott received his D.D.S. from the University of Texas School of Dentistry in 1980 and opened his general practice in Houston in 1981. He placed his first implants in 1989 and in 1995 attended the AAID MaxiCourse® in Atlanta, GA. In 1997, Dr. Elliott began a 3-year hospital based residency program in implant dentistry at the Loma Linda School of Dentistry from which he graduated in 2000. He is a full time practising dentist whose practice is focused on Dental Implants. In addition to running the Texas AAID Maxicourse he is also a member of the AAID Admissions and Credentialing Board.
David Clark

David Clark

  • Bsc., DDS, MSc(Oral Pathology), FAAOP, FRCDC
Dr. David Clark is the former (retired) Clinic Director of Dental Services at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences in Whitby, Ontario. He is also an Instructor in Dentistry, Department of Oral Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. He obtained his DDS at the University of Toronto in 1976 and his MSc. in Oral Pathology (Western) in 1986. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, the Pierre Fauchard Academy and Academy of Dentistry International. He received the Award of Distinction from the Academy of Dentistry International in 2015 for his dedication and contributions to the field of Continuing Dental Education. He received the Award of Merit from the Ontario Dental Association in 2016. His hospital-based practice was devoted to the general dental care of individuals undergoing primary care for various forms of psychiatric illness often co-existing with other medically compromising conditions. He currently participates in the teaching of the undergraduate dental curriculum relating to the topics of Oral Medicine and Oral Diagnosis at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. He is also a part-time clinical instructor (Dental Hygiene, Year 2) at Durham College, Oshawa, Ontario and (Denturism Program Year 3) at George Brown College, Toronto, Ontario.
David A. Resnick, DDS, FAAID, DABOI/ID

David A. Resnick, DDS, FAAID, DABOI/ID

  • Diplomate: American Board of Oral Implantology
  • Honoured Fellow, American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Dr. Resnick is a 1992 graduate of the University of Minnesota Dental School and maintains a full time practice focused on surgical procedures including dental implants and bone reconstruction procedures. He is Past President of the Central District of the AAID and served on the Admissions and Credential Committee (A&C) of the AAID for 6 years and as a Board Examiner for the AAID. He has lectured widely in the United States on the topic of Allograft Block Bone Reconstruction Techniques.