Mary E. Burns, DMD
Before studying Dental Medicine, Dr. Mary E. Burns earned a Certificate of Dental Assisting from the University of Pittsburgh in 1978 and became a registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated Summa Cum Laude, with a Bachelor of Science in Health Related Professions in 1979 from the University of Pittsburgh and her career has had a highly impressive path since that date.
Dr. Burns graduated with honors, with a degree in Dental Medicine, from the University of Pittsburgh in 1983. After doing a general practice residency, at the VA Hospital in Pittsburgh, and a public health service residency in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Dr. Burns became a part of the faculty at Temple University’s Restorative Department. Soon to follow, she had a private practice in Abington, PA, but her career path was not over yet.
Dr. Burns went on to receive her Certificate in Orthodontics, from The Ohio State University, in 1990, as well as her Masters of Education and Science that same year. In 1997, Dr. Burns received a certificate from The Roth Institute on TMJ centered orthodontic treatment. In 2005, she received a certificate from the Lee Institution on TMJ oriented Oral Rehabilitation, as well as becoming a part of their orthodontic faculty that same year.
Dr. Burns is a Board certified orthodontist who has been in practice for the past 24 years, 17 of which were in orthodontics. She has been a member of the American Association of Orthodontics for the past 20 years, as well as a part of the OBI Foundation for Bioesthetic Dentistry for 10 years. She is a Roth-trained Orthodontist and an OBI level III graduate, whom possesses the knowledge and ability that only a select few ever attain. Dr. Burns has a loving family of three children. She enjoys staying fit at the gym, cycling and reading.
Craig Herre, DDS
The journey that brought Dr. Herre to partner in the formation of The Texas Center for Occlusal Studies and Minimally Invasive Dentistry began over three decades ago. In his Leawood, Kansas practice, he has provided comprehensive care with a focus on life-enhancing, rejuvenation dentistry for over ten years. To accomplish this, Dr. Herre has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education at prestigious schools like The Pankey Institute, The Schuster Center and Orognathic Bioesthetics International.
As an expert in the field, Dr. Herre has served as President of the Kansas Dental Association, a Chairman of the Peer Review Committee in the Fifth District Dental Society, Fellow in the American College of Dentists and as a teacher at OBI. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Academy of Oral Medicine, American Academy of Sports Dentistry, and the Johnson County Dental Society.
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John Korolewski, DDS
Dr. John Korolewski has a health-centered primarily adult TMJ and Restorative/Preventive practice in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Marquette University School of Dentistry. In 1987, he completed the Advanced Training Program in Dentistry at Meriter Hospital in Madison, where he remained a member of The Meriter Hospital Dental Teaching Staff until 1994.
In 2007, Dr. Korolewski completed the curriculum of study at The Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education. He began five years of study with The Schuster Center for Professional Development in 2011, where he now serves as a Mentor. In February 2016, he completed the BioRejuvenation Occlusal Residency at The Texas Center. Dr. Korolewski has proven to be a passionate advocate for advancing dental care and has extensive experience sharing that knowledge with other dentists.
Curtis Morgese, CDT
Mr. Curtis Morgese CDT, AA has serviced the dental community for over 35 years. He was trained in the United States Navy where he worked closely with the prosthodontists at the Naval Warfare Center on all types of dental prosthetics. After his service ended he opened up Oral Renaissance Dental Laboratory. He has been certified in Crown and Bridge as well as Ceramics for over 30 years. He has studied with some of the finest ceramists nationwide and abroad. He is also a graduate of the Pankey Institute and one of the few dental technicians to graduate from The Foundation for Bioesthetic Dentistry. At present, he is an adjunct instructor for The Texas Center For Occlusal Studies And Minimally Invasive Dentistry. His passion is to help dentists distinguish themselves from their peers.
Curtis Morgese, CDT
Bernie B. Villadiego, DDS
Dr. Bernie B. Villadiego graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in 1989 and went on to complete a general practice residency program at Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center. In 1993 he established a private practice with an emphasis in esthetic and reconstructive dentistry in Chatsworth, California. He is an accredited member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and a graduate of several cosmetic residency dental programs at the Esthetic Professionals Dental Education Center in California. He has also served as their clinical instructor in the Advanced Fixed Prosthodontics and Occlusion residency programs. He is a visiting faculty/clinical instructor with the Spear Education at Scottsdale Center for Dentistry in Arizona, as well as completed continuums at the Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Study. He is also an avid landscape and portrait photographer and has lectured on the use of glamor and clinical photography in dentistry.
Bernie B. Villadiego, DDS