ClearChoice Clinical Advisory Board

Thomas D. Berry, MD, DDS

Dr. Thomas D. Berry is dually trained in oral surgery and medicine. He received his dental degree from Creighton University and completed his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Emory University.

He attended medical school at Creighton University and completed a general surgery internship at Georgia Baptist Hospital in Atlanta. Dr. Berry also practices a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery, including intraoral surgery, implant surgery, and temporomandibular joint and orthognathic surgery.

Thomas D. Berry, MD, DDS

Rhonda F. Jacob, DDS, MS, FACP

Dr. Jacob is a Board Certified Prosthodontist who received her BS, DDS and MS in prosthodontics at the University of Iowa. Her training included a prosthodontic residency at the VA Hospital and University Hospital in Iowa City. She worked at MD Anderson for 30 years as professor, faculty and Director of the Maxillofacial Program. She was also Director of the implant fellowship at MD Anderson using implants in conjunction with head and neck reconstruction.

She has been the president of multiple national and international organizations, is a sought after academic speaker, has been published extensively in scientific journals, and was voted by her peers to serve as an examiner for the American Board of Prosthodontics. She received Best Dentist in Texas awards from 2011-2016 from Texas Monthly. She is a co-author of one of the most popular selling textbooks on prosthodontics. Dr. Jacob also serves on the Clinical Advisory Board for the ClearChoice network.

She has been in The Woodlands ClearChoice practice since January 2012.

Rhonda F. Jacob, DDS, MS, FACP

Caesar Butura, DDS

Dr. Butura graduated from Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery and subsequently completed the oral and maxillofacial surgery program at the University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Butura is also board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, a Fellow of the Academy of Osseointegration, and a member of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Butura had lectured extensively on implant surgery-related topics and has numerous publications in prestigious peer review journals. He has served as Secretary/Treasurer and President of the Arizona Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Association and has held various posts in national associations. Dr. Butura has been named as one of America’s Top Dentists in the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery by the American Council on Excellence since 2007 and has received a superb Avvo rating.

Dr. Butura’s personable, charming manner and sense of humor are only part of what make him a favorite among his patients and peers. They most appreciate his capabilities as a skilled and meticulous surgeon. He practices within the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery, with an emphasis on dental implants and oral reconstruction.

Caesar Butura, DDS

Theresa Wang, DDS, MS

Dr. Wang received her doctorate degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She then completed advanced training and certification in prosthodontics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she concurrently earned a master’s degree in prosthodontics and completed and published clinical research on dental implants. She has extensive training with the latest dental technologies and dental materials. Dr. Wang also holds an Illinois license as a Dental Specialist in Prosthodontics.

Sharing in her patients’ life-changing transformations is what matters most to Dr. Wang. By combining her knowledge of the most current dental technologies with her particular aesthetic eye, she is equipped to design smiles that have substantial effects on her patients’ lives.

Dr. Wang currently lectures as an adjunct assistant professor and is an active member of the American College of Prosthodontists, Academy of Osseointegration, American Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, and Chicago Dental Society. She volunteers her time with the Boys and Girls Club of Chicago and North Carolina Missions of Mercy.

Theresa Wang, DDS, MS

Dale L. Cipra, DDS

Dr. Cipra received his dental degree from New York University College of Dentistry in 1975 and his prosthodontic specialty training from the Kansas City VA Medical Center and UMKC School of Dentistry. He also completed a residency program in Maxillofacial Prosthetics at the M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.

He has held teaching positions at numerous dental schools while engaged in a part-time prosthodontic practice. He was the Director of the Advanced Prosthodontic Residency Program at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry from 1989-1996, where he was in charge of the three-year specialty training program for other dentists to learn the additional clinical and didactic skills required of a Prosthodontist. Dr. Cipra opened his full-time private practice specializing in Prosthodontics in Crown Center in 1997. He moved the practice to Overland Park in 2001. He maintained that practice until opening the ClearChoice Dental Implant Center in September of 2009.

Dr. Cipra is a Board Certified Prosthodontist and has presented numerous continuing education programs and lectured nationally on many topics relating to aesthetics, complete dentures, removable partial dentures and implant dentistry.

Dale L. Cipra, DDS

Stuart L. Graves, DDS, MS

Dr. Graves received his oral and maxillofacial surgery training from Georgetown University, where he was also an assistant professor. He is past president of the Implant Society of Northern Virginia. He is also past President of the Mid-Atlantic Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and he is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Graves is currently serving on the editorial review board for the Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants.

Dr. Graves lectures both nationally and internationally. He has published several articles on advanced surgical techniques in Implant Dentistry. He maintains a busy private practice in Northern Virginia where over 90% of his procedures involve dental implants.

With more than 30 years of experience, Dr. Graves places more than 2,000 implants every year. That experience and a desire to help people smile again combined with his ability to place patients at ease are just a few reasons he is known as a first-class oral surgeon.

Stuart L. Graves, DDS, MS

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