Professor and Chair of the Postgraduate Orthodontic Program at the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health.
Diplomate of and Examiner for the American Board of Orthodontics (ABO).
Has received several awards for scientific and clinical excellence including the Charley Schultz Award (1st Place Winner in the Scientific Category at the Orthodontic Resident Scholars Program) and the Joseph E. Johnson Award (1st Place Winner at the AAO Table Clinic Competition) from the AAO.
He has published more than 230 scientific and clinical articles in peer-reviewed orthodontic and dental journals including five cover pages in the AJO-DO, three cover pages in the JCO, three books, and 22 book chapters.
He lectures nationally and internationally and represented the AAO at the 2018 ADA Annual Session where he presented a 3-hour lecture.
Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists (PCSO) Bulletin, Past President of the Arizona State Orthodontic Association, and Thesis Committee Co-Chair of Northern California Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists.
He also works for the NBDE Part II Ortho-Pediatric Dentistry/ADAT Test Construction Committee and CODA Site Visitor. Recently, he was also appointed as the 2021 Scientific Program Chair at the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodontics (CDABO) annual meeting.
He was recently appointed to replace Dr. Steven Dugoni as the ABO Director representing the PCSO. He will be the ABO President in 2024.