Sameer Puri ( Founder)

Dr. Sameer Puri is the director of CAD/CAM at Spear and the founder of, a website dedicated to CEREC online education where clinicians can learn the ins and outs of CEREC dentistry, from basic training to more advanced techniques such as anterior esthetics. The website has become the standard of CEREC training and is the largest online CEREC resource in the world. Patterson Dental found the content so valuable to the CEREC user that they approved the website to be used with the CEREC Advanced Training Vouchers, the first time any educational medium outside of a standard training was approved to do so.

Having trained more CEREC owners than any other individual in the world, Dr. Puri splits his time between his educational duties at Spear, managing the website, organizing the magazine and treating patients at the Spear faculty practice.

Dr. Puri's maintains numerous professional relationships and is an advisor to many major dental corporations and works with different manufacturers to help develop and test new products. He has served as a beta tester for the CEREC software since 2005 and is deeply involved in helping to test new software versions

Dr. Puri is a graduate of the University of Southern California, School of Dentistry and the Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency from the University of Tennessee.