Dr Marlene Teo graduated from the National University of Singapore, where she was the sixth dental graduate in its 64-year history to be awarded BDS Honours. Dr Teo subsequently obtained her Masters in Periodontology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She’s currently an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, and an ITI Fellow. She is also President of the Women’s Implantology Network, South East Asia. Dr Teo maintains a clinical practice limited to periodontics and dental implants and is director of An Dental in Singapore.