Meet the Engel Institute Mentors

Our Expert Advisors

Todd B. Engel, DDS

Owner, Founder

Dr. Todd B. Engel, originally from Van Nuys, California, has resided in Orange County, California since 1997. He is a graduate of the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, where he also received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery.

Dr. Engel is a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and maintains active membership status with the following associations: Academy of Osseointegration, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Society, California Dental Association, and Orange County Dental Society.

Todd B. Engel, DDS

Owner, Founder

Dr. Todd B. Engel, originally from Van Nuys, California, has resided in Orange County, California since 1997. He is a graduate of the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, where he also received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery.

Dr. Engel is a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and maintains active membership status with the following associations: Academy of Osseointegration, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Society, California Dental Association, and Orange County Dental Society.

Timothy F. Kosinski, DDS, MAGD

Mentor Location(s):

Detroit, MI | Charlotte, NC
Dr. Kosinski is an Affiliated Adjunct Clinical Professor at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry and serves on the editorial review board of Reality, the information source for esthetic dentistry. He is the associate editor of the AGD Journals and most recently became the editor of Implants Today, the implant publication of Dentistry Today.

Timothy F. Kosinski, DDS, MAGD

Mentor Location(s):

Detroit, MI | Charlotte, NC
Dr. Kosinski is an Affiliated Adjunct Clinical Professor at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry and serves on the editorial review board of Reality, the information source for esthetic dentistry. He is the associate editor of the AGD Journals and most recently became the editor of Implants Today, the implant publication of Dentistry Today.

Jedidiah Janisse, DMD, MaCDS, MICOI

Mentor Location:

Charlotte, NC
Dr. Jedidiah Janisse utilizes his extensive training and experience to treat even the most challenging dental situations. He has been delivering cosmetic, implant, and functional solutions to patients since 2007.

Dr. Janisse is especially concerned with helping those with dental anxieties overcome their fear and live life with ideal dental health.

Jedidiah Janisse, DMD, MaCDS, MICOI

Mentor Location:

Charlotte, NC
Dr. Jedidiah Janisse utilizes his extensive training and experience to treat even the most challenging dental situations. He has been delivering cosmetic, implant, and functional solutions to patients since 2007.

Dr. Janisse is especially concerned with helping those with dental anxieties overcome their fear and live life with ideal dental health.

Troy L. Keyes, DDS

Mentor Location:

Charlotte, NC
Dr. Keyes is originally from Watertown, South Dakota. In 2002, he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry, where he graduated in the top third of his class.

After dental school, he was the chief dental resident in the General Practice Residency program at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth in Portsmouth, Virginia. Dr. Keyes was then the dental officer aboard the amphibious ship, USS Tortuga, from 2003 to 2005.

Troy L. Keyes, DDS

Mentor Location:

Charlotte, NC
Dr. Keyes is originally from Watertown, South Dakota. In 2002, he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry, where he graduated in the top third of his class.

After dental school, he was the chief dental resident in the General Practice Residency program at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth in Portsmouth, Virginia. Dr. Keyes was then the dental officer aboard the amphibious ship, USS Tortuga, from 2003 to 2005.

Avi Schetritt, DMD

M2 Guest Speaker

Dr. Avi Schetritt is a board-certified periodontist. A periodontist is a dentist who specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal disease and the placement of dental implants.

Dr. Schetritt grew up in Montreal, Canada, where he completed his undergraduate studies at McGill University. He then went on to receive his dental degree (DMD) at the University of Montreal. After two years in general private practice, Dr. Schetritt returned to school, this time to the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, where he completed his periodontal residency program.

Avi Schetritt, DMD

M2 Guest Speaker

Dr. Avi Schetritt is a board-certified periodontist. A periodontist is a dentist who specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal disease and the placement of dental implants.

Dr. Schetritt grew up in Montreal, Canada, where he completed his undergraduate studies at McGill University. He then went on to receive his dental degree (DMD) at the University of Montreal. After two years in general private practice, Dr. Schetritt returned to school, this time to the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, where he completed his periodontal residency program.

Vijay Parashar, BDS, MDS, DDS

M3 Guest Speaker

Charlotte, NC
Vijay P. Parashar, BDS, MDS, DDS, is an oral and maxillofacial radiologist currently working as faculty at Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ. Prior to joining Midwestern University as an associate professor, Dr. Parashar was the assistant professor of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences at the University of Detroit Mercy in Detroit, Michigan.

Vijay Parashar, BDS, MDS, DDS

M3 Guest Speaker

Charlotte, NC
Vijay P. Parashar, BDS, MDS, DDS, is an oral and maxillofacial radiologist currently working as faculty at Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ. Prior to joining Midwestern University as an associate professor, Dr. Parashar was the assistant professor of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences at the University of Detroit Mercy in Detroit, Michigan.