The iHDS Faculty
Our faculty are board certified and include Periodontists in the Specialty of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry, Prosthodontists, and General Dentist with expertise in Restorative dentistry and Digital Photography. In addition to their full-time private practices, our faculty share a passion for research and teaching. We are not only strong on the surgical approach but also highly knowledgeable on the restorative aspect of implant dentistry. Our faculty include Dr. Michael K. McGuire, Dr. Giancarlo Romero, Dr. Drew Rossi, Dr. Angel Sanchez, Dr. E. Todd Scheyer and Dr. Aldo Sordelli.
A Leadership Team With Vision
Dr. Virgilio Gutierrez
He is a KOL for several Intl. institutes & dental affiliated companies. A member of the board of directors for Beyond Digital Solutions, a digital planning center in Brazil & owner of The Smile Artisans.
Dr. Micheal McGuire
An eminent speaker, having given over 200 continuing education programs, Dr. McGuire has lectured for both national and international audiences. His research has received the American Academy of Periodontology’s highest recognition for excellence, four times earning the Robinson Regeneration Award and twice the Clinical Research Award. He is also the recipient of the Academy’s prestigious Master Clinician Award and the Academy’s highest honor, the Gold Medal Award. In 2015 he received the William J. Gies Periodontology Award for his distinguished achievement in periodontology.
Dr. McGuire is past Chairman of the American Board of Periodontology. He has served as president of numerous dental organizations, including the American Academy of Periodontology and the American Academy of Periodontology Foundation. He is a voting member of the FDA Dental Products Devices Panel.
Dr. McGuire received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Baylor University. He received both his D.D.S. and Certificate of Periodontics from the Emory University School of Dentistry. Emory University recognized Dr. McGuire with their Distinguished Alumnus Award in 2009.
Dr. Giancarlo G. Romero
Coming to the United States in 1995, he studied and worked at the University of Texas – Dental Branch in Houston, Department of Prosthodontics, and obtained his certificate in Prosthodontics and Master in Science Degree in 1998.
Dr. Romero then in 1998 was involved in a year fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthetics and Dental Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center where he obtained the certificate in Maxillofacial Prosthodontist. He was awarded the prestigious “Cooksey Award” in 1997 and 2009 at the greater Houston dental meeting. He was an associate professor at the Graduate Prosthodontic Program, UTHSC from 2000 to 2002. Dr. Romero is currently full time private practice. He is involved in research related to implants and ceramics as well as worldwide lecturer.
Dr. Andrew Rossi
Board Certified Periodontist
Dr. Angel Sanchez
Dr. E. Todd Scheyer
Dr. Aldo Sordelli
Dr. Sordelli stays abreast of the latest research and clinical advances to provide his patients with the very best evidence-, based treatment. He attends several continuing education courses per year at the local, national, and international levels, and lectures nationally and globally. He is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontics. He is currently president of the Aldo Sordelli, DDS, MSD, PA Study Club where he provides continuing education to his peers in Houston several times per year. Additionally, he is an assistant clinical professor at the University of Texas, Houston Dental Branch.