Dr. Kenji W. Higuchi is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in private practice in Spokane, Washington.. He has held past full-time and adjunct academic appointments at the University of Iowa and was an early pioneer in the field of osseointegration. Dr. Higuchi has authored or co-authored 36 publications in the implant literature and has lectured internationally for the past 30 years. He serves as a consultant to the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants and Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research. He holds Fellowships in the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American College of Dentists, the International Colleges of Dentists, and the Academy of Oral-Facial Rehabilitation.