Bradley Olson, DDS, FAACD, FAGD
Dr. Bradley Olson obtained his dental degree at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry and has been a member of the AACD since 1995. His greatest accomplishments include becoming an Accredited member of the AACD in 1998, attaining AACD Accredited Fellow status in 2005, being an active member of the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry, and becoming a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry. In addition to serving as the Fellowship Chair to the American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry (ABCD), Dr. Olson has demonstrated a longstanding commitment to the Academy with a clear passion and dedication to motiving other dental professionals looking to pursue, or currently pursuing the AACD Accreditation process. He also serves as the Treasurer of the American Board of Cosmetic and Esthetic Dentistry. Because of his many achievements, his passion for dental education and mentorship, and his dedication to the Academy, Dr. Olson has been awarded the prestigious Hall of Fame Evy Award.
Bill Dorfman, DDS, FAACD
Bill Dorfman, DDS, FAACD, earned his DDS degree in1983 from the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, his AACD Accreditation in 1992 and attained Fellowship status in 1997. He was a pioneer of many of the esthetic dentistry practices we now consider standardized. He is a well-respected lecturer who has held hundreds of lectures across the globe, to congresses, universities, scientific symposiums, and to other lecturers and trainers. He is admired for his ability to go beyond teaching “how” and helping his audiences understand the “why”. Dr. Dorfman has been an AACD member since 1989, and currently maintains a private practice in Los Angeles, CA.
John Rowe, DDS, AAACD
Outside of smile makeovers and clinical dentistry, one of Dr. John Rowe’s professional passions is the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). Since graduating from dental school, his ultimate professional goal was to earn the Accreditation Credential from the AACD (www.aacd.com). When he reached his goal of accreditation in 2010, he was the youngest member to have ever been accredited by the AACD. He currently serves as a board member of the American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry, and serves as examiner for the AACD, where he evaluates and judges other prospective candidates for the accreditation credential.
Joe Carrick, DDS, FAACD
After high school, Joe attended the West Texas State University and obtained a Bachelors of Science degree with honors and then went on to the University of Texas San Antonio where he graduated with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree. Upon graduation, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy. Prior to leaving the Navy, he received his post-graduate appointment to University of California, San Diego, California Facial Pain Clinic. Dr. Carrick began providing quality care in cosmetic and implant dentistry in 1977. He earned his Accreditation and Fellowship Status with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He also earned the top two designations with the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Fellow then Diplomat. His fellow peers elected him President of the AACD in 1998 and Editor of the Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry in 2000. He was honored to be invited as an adjunct professor to lecture at top dental schools throughout the world. He pioneered the ERA implant and protocol specifically for denture patients. He earned countless awards for his innovations and achievements throughout his 40 year career.