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The American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) is the leading membership organization of implant dentists in the world. The headquarters is located in Chicago, Illinois, in the American Dental Association building, placing it at the heart of the dental profession. The AAID provides resources to those seeking information about oral implantology, including oral health professionals, the public, and the media.

American Academy of Implant Dentistry
211 E. Chicago Avenue, Suite 1100
Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
877.335.AAID (2243)
Fax: 312.335.9090


Carolina Hernandez, CAE
Executive Director
312.335.1550, ext. 229

Karina Barajas
Administrative Assistant
312.335.1550, ext. 222

Education and Meetings

Jennifer Hopkins, CMM, CMP
Director of Meetings

Jill Maksimovich
Director, Corporate Relations

Eli Vesterfelt
Registration and Exhibits Manager
312.335.1550, ext. 233

Marketing and Membership

Marilyn Mages, CAE
Director, Marketing and Membership
312.335.1550, ext. 231

Kim Williams
Membership Services Manager
312.335.1550 ext. 226

April Smith-Miller
Marketing and Communications Manager
312.335.1550, ext. 234


Jamey Richardson, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
312.335.1550, ext. 225

Maria Devine
Staff Accountant
312.335.1550, ext. 223


Jon Sprague
Director of Credentialing/Interim Director Education
312.335.1550, ext. 228

Liz Watson
Education Manager
312.325.7496, ext. 236

Karo Borzecki
Credentialing and Education Coordinator
312.335.1550, ext. 221


Barb Tieder
Foundation Director
312.335.1550 ext. 225


American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry

The American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry (ABOI/ID) was chartered in 1968 by the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. The Board's mission is to elevate the standards and advance the science and art of oral implantology/implant dentistry by encouraging its study and by improving its practice. In fulfilling its purpose and objectives, the Board emulates the American Dental Association's Requirements for National Certifying Boards for Dental Specialists.

211 E. Chicago Avenue; 1100-B
Chicago, IL 60611 USA
(312) 335-8793
(888) 604-ABOI (2264)

Kathleen Huttner
ABOI, Executive Director

Ashley Walker

Please congratulate Ashley on her new position. She will now be Certification and Communications Manager for the ABOI.