Sascha A. Jovanovic was formally trained in Periodontics at UCLA School of Dentistry, in Implant Dentistry at Loma Linda University, and in Prosthodontics at the University of Aachen, Germany. Dr. Jovanovic graduated dental school from the University of Amsterdam (ACTA) and holds a Master of Sciences degree in Oral Biology from UCLA. He is currently an Associate Professor at Loma Linda University and Academic Chair of the gIDE Institute (www.gidedental.com). He is the past-President of the European Association for Osseointegration (EAO), past- Course Director at UCLA Continuing Dental Education, past-co-director of the UCLA Implant Center, past-board member of AO’s Osseointegration Foundation, and the recipient of numerous awards, honorary memberships and recognitions from universities, organizations and publications. Dr. Jovanovic teaches implant dentistry extensively worldwide and has published 65+ articles and book chapters, and one textbook, Color Atlas of Implantology (Thieme Publ.). He is on several editorial boards for scientific journals, has published a DVD and online education series titled “Advanced Implant Therapy,” and is the Director of the gIDE/LLU 1-year Master Clinician Program in Implant Dentistry.