Dr. Adams graduated in the Clinical Honors Program and ranked top in his class in clinical performance from Loyola University School of Dentistry. Immediately after Dental School he served as a dental officer in the U.S. Navy where he completed many courses, including Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Pathology and Advanced Trauma and Life Saving. While in the military, he became a life member of the Association of Military Surgeon of the United States. Dr. Adams received certification in Oral Implantology from Scripps Implant Dental Education and Research Center in San Diego, California in 1991.
Dr. Adams is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society and a member of both the American and International Academies of Implant Dentistry, as well as numerous other professional organizations. He also received a fellowship award in 1998 from the International College of Dentists in San Francisco, California. Dr. Adams has received America’s Top Dentists Award every year from 2005 through the present for Cosmetic and Implant Reconstructive Dental Surgeon by Consumers Research Council of America. He also opened “Spa32©”, one of the first true medical-dental spas in the United States.
Dr. Adams is one of the founders and on the faculty of The Institute for Advanced Dental Education, Inc., that teaches other dentists how to do implants and oral reconstruction. Dr. Adams performs Cosmetic, General and Implant Dentistry and serves as a consultant to biomedical companies, laboratories and dental focus groups so as a result, people come from all over the country and even the world to see him. He has offices in Chicago and Northfield, Illinois.