Implant Dentist in Atlanta, GA 30342
Dr. M. James Fagan, III, is one of Atlanta’s leading practitioners in the field of dental implants, neuromuscular dentistry, craniomandibular-TMJ pain dysfunction, cosmetic and general dentistry.
Dr. Fagan is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry, a Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) and a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Dr. M. James Fagan, III – Implant Dentist in Atlanta, GA 30342
He is a graduate of the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry and received his M.S. in Human Anatomy from Emory University. He is an active contributor to organized dentistry as the past President of the Southern District of the AAID, and has served on the Board of Trustees for the AAID from 1999-2001. In addition, he was Chairman on the Board of Directors for the AAID Research Foundation and was the Annual Meeting Chairman for the 54th session of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, “The Essence of Regeneration,” held in Scottsdale, Arizona in October 2005.
Dr. Jim Fagan LLC is the Director of the Cosmetic Dental & Implant Center and has been using dental implants in conjunction with cosmetic dentistry to create new smiles since 1981. “My goal has been to develop a comprehensive implant, cosmetic and general practice to improve and create a lost smile.”
“Whether through porcelain veneers or dental implants, it has been very rewarding to see the transformation of our patients followed by their sincerest gratitude.”
“For me, the ultimate smile makeover has been the use of dental implants to return our patients’ lost confidence and the lost enjoyment of simple pleasures, such as eating a meal or talking to friends and family.”
Dr. Jim Fagan is a member of several academies and committees. He is past Chairman of the Implant Registry Committee for the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) and past President of the Atlanta Craniomandibular Society (ACS). He had co-formed a National Implant Registry in conjunction with the Department of the VA, the National Institute of Dental Research, the American Academy of Prosthodontics, the American Academy of Periodontology, the U.S. Army and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Atlanta Craniomandibular Society and the Hinman Dental Society.
Among other accomplishments, Dr. Jim Fagan has formed a National Implant Retrieval and Registry Service at the Medical College of Georgia. He is also a Fellow and Diplomate of the International College of Oral Implantology. Dr. Fagan’s work has been published in “Implant Prosthodontics, Surgical and Prosthetic Techniques for Dental Implants,” a textbook released in 1990, as well as other professional journals to include the Journal of Oral Implantology. He has lectured worldwide on various topics on dental implant reconstruction to include The Royal Society of Medicine, London, Hong Kong, Milan, Paris and U.S. He is a founding member of the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics and also has joint U.S. and international patents on dental implants with his father, Dr. Maurice J. Fagan, Jr.
Dr. Fagan has been an Examiner for The American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) Admissions & Credentials Board, as well as, an Examiner for the American Board of Oral Implantology(ABOI). At the ABOI Dr. Fagan was an examiner for other implant Doctors who wish to attain Diplomate status with the American Board of Oral Implantology. This is an honor that the Doctor is very proud of.
Dr. Jim Fagan is Director of the Cosmetic Dental & Implant Center, which is one of the oldest implant practices in the south. His expertise is Full Mouth Reconstruction utilizing Dental Implants and Computerized Neuromuscular Techniques as needed to correct TMJ pain/MPD Dysfunction, as well as, Cosmetic and General Dentistry.