Dr. Amer Atassi has specialty training in placing dental implants and periodontics (gum treatment).
He received his dental degree from Tufts University, Boston in 1996. He finished one year of Advanced Education in Dentistry at University of Michigan. Then he pursued 3-year specialty training in periodontics (gum specialty) and dental implants at Louisiana State University. Dr. Atassi has two master degrees, and he is diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.
He published many articles, and lectured about dentistry in many international conferences.
Amer lives in Burr Ridge with his wife and two children; Aya and Nure-Dean.
He is interested in world history and anthropology. His major hobbies are calligraphy and philately (stamp collecting). He enjoys many sports including biking, archery and badminton.