Our Faculty

Dr. Rami Jandali, DMD, MS, FACP

Dr. Jandali attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine where he received his degree in Dentistry in 1995. He then pursued advanced specialized training in prosthodontics at the University at Buffalo and a fellowship in maxillofacial prosthetics at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute.
Dr. Jandali has been a on staff at the Detroit VA Medical Center (DVAMC) since 1998. He is the program director of the prosthodontic residency program at the DVAMC, an ADA- accredited program he founded in 2002. His academic affiliations include the consulting and other appointments at the University of Michigan, the Detroit Medical Center, and the Henry Ford Health System. In addition, he maintains a private practice emphasizing implant, cosmetic, and reconstructive dentistry in the metro Detroit area.
Dr. Jandali is a diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics and a fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists and the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics.

Dr. Mahdi Ali, DMD, MPH, MHSM, MICOI

Dr. Ali graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine and earned a concurrent masters degree in Public Health in 2002. In 2010 he earned another masters degree in business from the W.P.Carey School of Business at the Arizona State University.
Dr. Ali practiced as a general dentist for 15 years during which he completed numerous implant trainings courses and fellowships.He then pursued and completed specialty training in prosthodontics at the Detroit VA Medical Center in affiliation with the University of Michigan Ann Arbor School of Dentistry. He is a diplomat of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI).

Dr. Julio Obando, DDS, MSD, Dip.APB

Dr. Obando received his dental degree from theUniversity of Costa Rica is 2008. After working a few years as a general dentist, he then pursued specialized training in periodontics and completed his residency program from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) where he earned a Master in Science.

Dr. Obando is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology (Board Certified Periodontist) and hold certification in the administration of parenteral (IV) sedation.

He has published several papers and continues to do do research in his private practice. He is also a contributing author to the textbook ” Advanced in Periodontal Surgery 2019 edition”.  He practices periodontics and implantology in several private practices in the Metro Detroit area.

Dr. Joe Alamat ,MD

Dr. Joe Alamat is an Active Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Joe Alamat graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 1995. He then went on to complete a six-year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency from Sinai/Grace Hospital that included a medical degree from Wayne State University School of medicine.

In 2015, Dr. Joe Alamat became board certified in anti-aging and integrative medicine from the American Academy of Anti-aging and Integrative Medicine (A4M). He also received a Master’s Degree from the University of South Florida Medical School in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine.

Dr. Joe Alamat practices the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery.