Dr. Luis Carrière

Dr. Carrière obtained his dental degree from the University of Complutense in Madrid (UCM), in 1991. He then attended the University of Barcelona (UB) where he completed his Orthodontic training and received his Master of Science in Orthodontics in 1994. In 2006, he received his Doctorate in Orthodontics, Cum Laude, from the University of Barcelona (UB).

In May 1995, Dr. Carrière became the proud recipient of the "Joseph E. Johnson Award" from the American Association of Orthodontists. He has also won the International Design Award Delta Gold ADI-FAD 2009 with the "Carriere® Distalizer™ MB".

Dr. Carrière is a Member of the Editorial Review Board for the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, as well as an invited professor at several Orthodontic departments throughout the world. Dr Carrière is the inventor of both the internationally known Carriere Self-Ligating Bracket and the Carriere Motion™ Appliance. He is a world-renown lecturer on these products, in addition to many other topics.

Dr. Carrière also maintains his private practice in the Carrière Orthodontic Centre in Barcelona, Spain.

Dr. John Graham

Dr. John Graham received his Bachelor of Science degree from Brigham Young University. He received his dental degree from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, TX, and then received his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. After medical school, Dr. Graham completed an internship in general surgery at Parkland Memorial Hospital followed by training in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Following his surgical training, Dr. Graham received his certificate in orthodontics from the University of Rochester/Eastman Dental Center in Rochester, New York. Dr. Graham is one of only a few orthodontists in the United States who is also a licensed physician.

An innovator and educator, Dr. Graham lectures worldwide to both doctors and orthodontic staff on the most advanced orthodontic treatment philosophies available. Dr. Graham is a US patent holder, has co-authored several orthodontic textbook chapters, and has written many professional journal articles. Dr. Graham holds faculty appointments at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, and the University of Rochester, Eastman Institute for Oral Health. Dr. Graham is a member of numerous professional organizations and is a contributing editor for the Journal of Clinical Orthodontics, Orthotown and a reviewer for ORTHODONTICS The art and practice of dentofacial enhancement. Dr. Graham is a past-president of the Arizona State Orthodontic Association.

In addition to orthodontics, Dr. Graham also lectures on blockchain technology and its implications on health care, business, and the economy. Dr. Graham actively invests in crypto assets and blockchain startups and advises on the same. Dr. Graham lives in Salt Lake City, Utah with his wife Debbie, a pediatric dentist, and their four children.

Dr. John Kaku

Dr. Kaku completed his Orthodontic residency at the University of California, San Francisco in 1990. He obtained his Orthodontic Certificate and MSD degree from Boston University in 1993.

Dr. Kaku is an instructor at the Japanese Academy of Non-Extraction Orthodontics and is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Japanese Orthodon-tic Society and the Japanese Association of Adult Orthodontics.

Dr Kaku has been an invited Speaker at the Japanese Association of Orthodontists, the University of Hong Kong, the University of Napoli, University of the Pacific and Mahidol University, (Bangkok, Thailand).

Dr. Kaku won the Joseph E. Johnson Table Clinic Award for Non-extraction treatment in the Asian face using the Coordinated Arch Development Technique at the 102nd Annual Session of American Association of Orthodontist in Philadelphia, 2002.

Dr. Kaku has published over 40 articles and lectured worldwide. He currently maintains a Private Practice (SuperSmile International Orthodontic Office) in Ohyamacho Shibuya Tokyo, Japan.


Dr. Jep Paschal

Dr. James “Jep” Paschal received his Bachelor of Science degree from Emory University in 1989 and his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry in 1993 from the Medical College of Georgia, where he graduated with honors, received many scholastic achievement awards, and was one of a few select students inducted into the National Dental Honor Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon. Dr. Paschal continued his education at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. There he completed a residency in Prosthodontics (a specialty in restorative dentistry and implants) in 1996, a Master of Science degree in Biomaterials & Prosthodontics, and a General Practice Residency in 1997. Dr. Paschal maintained a private practice in Prosthodontics and Reconstructive Implant Dentistry in Atlanta for five years before returning to graduate school to complete a residency in Orthodontics at the University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center. Dr. Paschal currently maintains a private orthodontic practice in both Madison and Lake Oconee, GA.

As a thinker, innovator, early adopter and educator, Dr. Paschal enjoys bringing cutting edge orthodontic products, methodologies, and techniques to his patients. In addition, he shares his love for his profession by lecturing to fellow orthodontists and holding a faculty appointment at the University of Rochester, Eastman Institute for Oral Health.

Dr. Dave Paquette 

Dr. Paquette received his dental degree from UNC School of Dentistry in 1979 and a Master’s in Pediatric Dentistry from UNC in 1983. His Master’s thesis won a national research award that same year. He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He obtained his Master’s degree and specialty certificate in orthodontics from the St. Louis University in 1990. Dr. Paquette’s Master’s thesis in orthodontics won the coveted Milo Hellman award in 1991. He is an active member of the Schulman Group.

Dr. Paquette is passionate about advancing the art and science of orthodontics. He has published numerous articles and lectures nationally and internationally.

Dr. Paquette maintains a private practice limited to orthodontics in Charlotte, North Carolina.