Dr. Terry Rees received his DDS degree from the University of Tennessee, College of Dentistry, and his MSD in Periodontics from Baylor College of Dentistry. He is the former Chair of the Department of Periodontics and presently serves as Professor, Department of Periodontics and Director of the Stomatology Center, at Baylor College of Dentistry. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and the American Board of Oral Medicine, a Fellow in the American and International Colleges of Dentists, a Fellow in the American Academy of Periodontology and a member of numerous professional organizations. He is Past-Chairman of the American Board of Periodontology. He has presented many lectures or seminars in the United States and abroad and he is author or co-author of more than 125 professional papers, text chapters and monographs.