Board of Directors

David Schmidt, DDS, LVIF, FIAPA- 2019 IAPA President

Clinical Instructor at LVI Global – Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Education David E. Schmidt, D.D.S. is a native of Indianapolis and earned his undergraduate degree in Economics with…

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Douglas Hanson, DDS, LVIF – IAPA Canadian Chapter President

Dr. Douglas Hanson graduated from The University of Toronto in 1992, he was awarded The Canadian Dental Association’s Presidents award, and was also inducted into the OKU dental honor society…

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Tim Gross, DMD, LVIF, FIAPA – Past President

Dr. Timothy Gross graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 1992 and completed a general practice residency in dentistry at Allegheny General Hospital in 1993. He practiced in Pittsburgh for…

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Ed Suh. DDS

Dr. Suh is fast becoming a recognized name in the field of contemporary dentistry. His down to earth, real life approach to systematically implementing contemporary techniques into the private practice…

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Joe Barton, DMD, LVIM, FIAPA

Dr. Barton received his college and doctor of medical dentistry degree from the University of Florida in 1986. Immediately following graduation, he worked as an associate for one year in…

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Tracey Hughes, DDS, LVIF

Tracey Hughes graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Iowa, College of Dentistry in 1998. Inducted as an honorary member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Society, she continued…

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CHONG LEE, DDS, LVIM, FIAPA

CHONG LEE, DDS, LVIM, FIAPA 

Dr. Lee is an accomplished professional in every sense of the word and a native of Arlington. Following his 1975 graduation from Yorktown High School, Dr. Lee headed …

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Hamada Makarita DDS, LVIM, FIAPA, MAGD

After graduating from the Medical College of Virginia in 1988, Dr. Makarita opened a solo private practice in Northern Virginia with an emphasis on Aesthetic Reconstructive Dentistry. He believes strongly…

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James McCreight, DDs, LVIF – Past President

Dr. James McCreight graduated from the University of Iowa in 1995 and completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program at the Naval Dental Center, San Diego, CA. Dr.…

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Jill Taylor RDH, BS, ND,CNC, OMT

JILL TAYLOR, RDH, BS, ND,CNC, OMT 

Jill Taylor graduated from the Community College of Southern Nevada in 1987 with an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene. She later .…

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