Yuya Sasada graduated from Kyushu University, School of Dentistry, Fukuoka, Japan in 2004 at the top of his class. He worked for four years at the department of prosthodontics at Kyushu University. Since then he has been working at the Funakoshi Research Institute of Clinical Periodontology in Fukuoka. He was an ITI scholar 2015/2016 at University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Periodontics, Texas, USA. Dr. Sasada is an ITI Fellow and a board-certified periodontal specialist by Japanese Society of Periodontology.