Speaker – Jacksonville, FL

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Dr. Matthew J. Fien, Periodontist:
Crank Up Your Surgical Expertise

Born and raised in South Florida, Dr. Fien received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida and his doctorate from the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. He then completed his post graduate training in periodontology at Nova Southeastern University, and today, he is a board-certified periodontist as well as a Diplomate of the American Academy of Periodontology. Today, he has practiced for over 15 years and runs a successful implant and periodontics-focused practice.

Dr. Fien is an internationally known speaker for implant dentistry as well as the co-founder of Surgical Influence, an advanced dental education organization that teaches hands-on implantology and bone/soft tissue courses for general dentists and specialists alike. He also lectures at Nova Southeastern University and several other post graduate dental programs throughout the country.

What You Will Learn From Dr. Fien

Dr. Fien has developed a hands-on guided bone regeneration course, in which he will share the techniques he has refined over the years that have made him the go-to implant expert in his area. He will show you, step-by-step, how to handle the most common implant cases in a way that guarantees success and a long-term positive outcome for a wide variety of patients. Over the years, he’s helped countless general dentists expand their service offerings and take on more complex cases, and he’s also shown fellow specialists how to stand out so they consistently get more referrals.


Dr. Fien has completed a number of research projects that have led to his work being published in the:

  • Journal of Periodontiology
  • Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry
  • International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry