Dr. El Chaar is originally from Beirut, Lebanon, and has a Doctorate degree in Dental Surgery from New York University. He moved to New York in 1993 to complete his post graduate education in Advanced Periodontics at New York University which he finished in 1997. He received a Masters degree in Oral Biology from New York University in 2000. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and the American Board of Oral Implantology.

He is multilingual and travels several times a year to lecture internationally. He is a consultant for several dental Implant and medical US Corporation. He has lectured in Russia, Dubai (UAE), Abu-Dhabi, China, Spain, Greece, Japan, Lebanon, France, Taiwan, South Korea, Switzerland, Belgium, Morocco, Poland, Brazil and Colombia on the latest advances and techniques in dental implants and aesthetic Periodontal treatments.

Dr. El Chaar is a retired Major in the U.S. Army. He is dedicated to the Army Dental Corps where he lectured in their specialty program in Periodontics. During his military career he has served several tours at Fort Gordon in Georgia, Fort Irwin in California, and Fort Hood in Texas.

Dr. El Chaar is a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon, Knight in the Order of Malta, the American Academy of Periodontology, the Academy of OsseoIntegration, and the American Board of Oral Implantology. He is a member and a fellow of ITI, International Team for Implantology, member and fellow of the AAID, American Academy of Implant Dentistry. His personal passions include tennis, sailing, skiing, flying mono-engine planes and spending time with his family.

Director: Advanced Program in Periodontics New York University College of Dentistry.
Former Director & Founder: Advanced Education Program in Periodontics at Lutheran Medical Center.
Clinical Associate Professor: Department of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry - New York University College of Dentistry.
Director & Founder of the EEC Institute.
Research & Educational Entity‚Äč.
Retired Major, US Army


American Board of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry.
American Board of Oral Implantology.

Member & Fellow

Academy of Periodontology.
Academy of Osseointegration.
ITI, Member and Fellow.
American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Member & Fellow.
Fellow of the International Academy for Dental-Facial Esthetics, IADFE.
Authored multiple peer reviewed articles and chapters.


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