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"Clincal Excellence through Truth and Knowledge"
Founder and CEO of the Institution of Dental Advancement, PA a nationally accredited AGD/PACE CE provider; Dr. Marcus Lastimado began his undergraduate studies in Tacoma, Washington. He was accepted early into the College of Dental Medicine at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He then received his Doctorates of Dental Medicine in 2007. Dr. Lastimado has had the honor and privilege of providing quality dental care to military service members, while being deployed in Iraq, for Operation Enduring Freedom as he served in the United States Army. During his military service Dr. Lastimado trained along-side specialists in Prosthodontics, Periodontics, and Endodontics. He was the clinic director for Project Vida, helping the state of Texas build and manage a public health dental clinic in El Paso, Texas. Project Vida provided medical and dental care to approximately 8,000 underserved children and adults.
He is a member of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Academy of General Dentistry, Texas Academy of General Dentistry . Dr. Lastimado continues to advance his knowledge and training in all aspects of general dentistry through continuing education in the areas of cosmetic smile makeovers, prosthodontics, Invisalign, computer guided implant surgery, and 3D CAD/CAM same day dentistry.
Dr. Lastimado completed his 1-year Implant Preceptorship at the University of Texas San Antonio School of Dentistry, and later earned his Fellowship status in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. To ensure the best care for his patients, Dr. Lastimado has also completed advanced LIVE 3D guided implant surgical training at the Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery at the Georgia Health Sciences University. He has undergone intensive live surgical implant training earning his Mastership in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Lastimado has completed an All-On-4(tm) focused clinical residency with world renowned professor and All-On-4 creator, Dr. Paulo Malo and his Malo Clinic Team, at the Malo Clinic in Lisbon, Portugal. In addition, Dr. Lastimado has also completed and received a Master Certificate in Regenerative Implant Dentistry.
Dr. Lastimado has also completed the 2 year Comprehensive Dentistry Master Tract Program at the University of Florida- CDP 27 in which Dr. Lastimado earned a Masters in the Academy of General Dentistry. Out of the 170,000+ dentists in the United States less than 2% hold this distinction; which is the highest award given by the Academy of General Dentistry.
In conjunction to being in private practice, lecturing locally and internationally to include Russia, China, Japan, Chile, Portugal, and Dominical Republic for various organizations, Dr. Lastimado has surgically trained over 700 clinicians in implantology alone.
Currently, Dr. Lastimado holds the following appointments:
• AIC Implant Education Faculty Director for live patient hands-on implant surgical courses- Texas and Central United States
•Implant Education Director for 4-day live patient hands-on implant surgical course - Mexico
•Director for Advanced Implant Education: 6 day All-On-4 surgical mini-residency- Mexico
• Director of Clinical Education & Surgical Services - Reliable Dental Laboratory, Dallas, Texas
• National AGD/PACE CE Provider ID #366161- Academy of General Dentistry