E. Dwayne Karateew, DDS
Dr. Karateew is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and Implant Surgery. He received his certificates in Periodontics and Fixed Prosthodontics from the University of Pennsylvania. With more than 20 years in practice, he has placed and restored over 8,000 dental implants. He is currently the Clinical Associate Professor and Program Director of Advanced Education in Periodontology at UIC College of Dentistry in Chicago, Illinois.
Recognized as an international expert and authority on implant dentistry & osseointegration, he has given numerous presentations in implant dentistry in over 20 countries and has written many clinically relevant articles, authored textbook chapters on the subject, and served as the medical editor for a reference book on 3-D imaging for dental applications.
When not working, Dr. Karateew enjoys flyfishing, downhill skiing, golfing, and gourmet cooking.