Background and Historical Bio

  • Endodontist, Private Practice (2013)
  • Assistant Profesor (Endodontics) at UPR School for Dental Medicine (2013)
  • General Dentist at Dr. Soheil Samiei Office (2010-2011)
  • General Dentist at Dr. Pont-Pereira Office (2010-2011)
  • Dental Resident at New York Methodist Hospital (2007-2008)
  • Research Assistant at Tufts University, Boston MA (2009-2010)
  • Research Assistant at University of California, San Francisco Dental School (2004)

Education and Training

  • Certificate in Endodontics obtained at the Univ. of Puerto Rico, School of Dental Medicine (2012-2013)
  • Certificate in Implant Dentistry (Surgical) obtained at Tufts School of Dental Medicine in Boston (2009-2010)
  • Certificate in Implant Dentistry (Restorative) obtained at Tufts School of Dental Medicine in Boston (2008-2009)
  • Certificate in Graduate Program Residency (GPR) obtained at New York Methodist Hospital at Brooklyn (2007-2008)
  • DMD degree obtained at the Univ. of Puerto Rico, School of Dental Medicine (2003-2007)
  • B.S. in Biology, Cum Laude obtained at University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus (1999-2003)

Awards and Honors

  • Second Prize XXVII Annual Investigation Forum University of Puerto Rico – A research agenda to address oral health disparities in Hispanics: An update (2007)
  • Cum Laude University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez B.S. in Biology (2003)