Dr. Pedroza, founder and director of The Advanced Dental Implant Institute, has developed for the past thirty-five years a robust practice exclusively oriented to oral reconstruction and dental implants. A dedicated disciple of Dr. Tatum, he is widely renowned for his vast knowledge and clinical skills in oral implantology. His undeniable quest for developing the field of dental implants, and his commitment towards outstanding dental care to his patients, propelled him to continue advancing his academic studies and training process, acquiring a comprehensive understanding of the art and science of implantology. With a fellowship in Anesthesiology and a Post Doctoral Master’s in Clinical Research, he is a multifaceted leader of the institute.
Dr. Hilt Tatum is widely regarded as one of the world's most skilled and capable dental implant surgeons. Numerous dentists knowledgeable in the history and development of implant dentistry consider his clinical skills to be legendary. For nearly sixty years, there has been countless reports from Oral Surgeons, Periodontists, General Dentists, Prosthodontists, and students of all levels of competency, amazed by direct observation of his unmatched surgical and conceptual talents.