Cerec Doctors

Our Faculty

Comprised of the best minds in CEREC CAD/CAM dentistry.

In addition to serving as alpha and beta testers for Sirona and Patterson Dental, all of our instructors have logged countless hours using the CEREC technology in their own practices. You will not find a more qualified and respected group of clinicians to guide you on your CEREC journey.


Sameer Puri
cerecdoctors.com Founder

Dr. Puri is the director of CAD/CAM at Spear and the founder of www.cerecdoctors.com. He has been a CEREC beta tester since 2005.

Mike Skramstad
Faculty

Dr. Michael Skramstad currently is a member of the faculty in the CAD/CAM department at the Spear Campus and www.cerecdoctors.com, a nationally renowned website for continuing education in CEREC dentistry.

Imtiaz Manji

Imtiaz Manji is a visionary committed to teaching dentists on how to fulfill their goals for personal and professional success. He serves as the CEO of Spear Education and is a contributing faculty for CEREC Doctors.

Mark Fleming
Faculty & Magazine Editor

Dr. Fleming is a 1978 graduate of The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He serves as a consultant to a variety of dental manufacturers helping in product evaluation and design. Dr. Fleming has been a CEREC user since 2001 and a beta tester for the CEREC software since 2004.

Farhad Boltchi
Faculty

Dr. Boltchi is a clinical assistant professor in the graduate periodontics program at Baylor College of Dentistry, and also maintains a full-time private practice in periodontics and dental implants in Arlington.

Rich Rosenblatt
Faculty

Dr. Rosenblatt has been a CEREC user since 2003 and is an alpha and beta tester and a certified speaker for Sirona Dental Systems. Dr. Rosenblatt is CEREC basic trainer for Patterson Dental and is CAD/CAM faculty member at Spear.

Peter Gardell
Faculty

Dr. Gardell graduated from NYU College of dentistry and has a practice Stamford CT. He has been utilizing the Cerec since 2005 and has been a beta tester since 2009.

Darin O'Bryan
Faculty

Dr. Darin O'Bryan graduated in 1997 from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. He practiced in Minneapolis for 7 years in a large group practice before moving to the coast of Oregon. Dr. O'Bryan currently resides in Coos Bay/North Bend where he has a private focusing on implant and digital dentistry.

Steve Nielsen
Faculty

Dr. Nielsen is a 1980 graduate from the University of Southern California School of Dentistry. He has maintained a full time dental practice in Shelley Idaho since that time and has utilized CEREC technology in his office since 2008.