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Bassam M. Kinaia, DDS, CAGS, MS
Periodontist in Sterling Heights, MIMichigan Periodontics & Implants
Dr. Bassam Kinaia is the Director of the Graduate Periodontics Specialty Program at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. He is a Board Certified Periodontist from the American Board of Periodontology and the State of Michigan. He has obtained the prestigious designation of Diplomate from the American Academy of Periodontology and the International Congress of Oral Implantology.
He obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the University of Detroit Mercy - School of Dentistry in Detroit, Michigan. He completed his Master of Science (MS) and Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies (CAGS) in Periodontology and Dental Implants at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry and St. John Hospital Health System in Michigan. Dr. Kinaia is devoted to teaching and research where he obtained a certificate of Excellence from the American Academy of Periodontology in recognition of his teaching and research fellowship. As a Director and Associate Professor at the University of Detroit Mercy, he teaches residents and periodontists the most recent surgical techniques in the fields of Dental Implants and Periodontology.
He is a clinician with years of private practice experience with specific interest in dental implant and periodontal plastic surgery to enhance aesthetic outcomes in Cosmetic Restorative dentistry. He has been chosen as Michigan's Top Periodontist by HOUR magazine. He lectures nationally in the United States and internationally, and has numerous publications and research in the field of Periodontology and Dental Implants. He is a dilomate and member of many professional organizations including:
- American Academy of Periodontology
- American Board of Periodontology
- American Dental Association
- International Congress of Oral Implnatology
- Midwest Society of Periodontology
- Michigan Dental Association
- Michigan Periodontal Specialty Board
- Oakland Dental Society
Dr. Kinaia maintains the highest levels of accreditation and lectures nationally and internationally on the latest trends in periodontics and dental implants.