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Geneva Dental Institute Instructors


William S. Jameson, B.S., D.D.S.

Dr. Jameson graduated from the University Of Tennessee College Of Dentistry with honors in 1954 and completed his postgraduate training in Prosthodontics at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1962. He was certified as a Diplomat by the American Board of Prosthodontics in 1967. He was a member of the faculty of Oral Roberts University, School of Dentistry from 1976 to 1980 at which time he established a private practice limited to prosthodontics in Tucson, AZ. He retired in 1992 and has since served as a consultant and lecturer in prosthodontics as well as conducting a part time practice limited to complete dentures using linear occlusion. His many honors and achievements include “Certificate Of Achievement” for superior qualifications in the specialty of Prosthodontics, awarded by the Surgeon General, United States Air Force; Fellow, International College of Dentists; Founding Fellow, American College of Prosthodontists; Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year 1979-1980, Oral Roberts University, School of Dentistry, Tulsa, Oklahoma. His clinical endeavors have been limited to prosthetics since 1958 and his teaching experience in this arena ranged from pre-doctoral to interns and residents as well as Laboratory Officer in training as well as managing 3 full service laboratories. This diversity of experience enables him to 

effectively correlate and explain the interrelationship between clinical and laboratory procedures. His presentations have covered complete dentures, removable partial dentures and implant reconstruction. His primary focus centers on denture esthetics and the use of linear occlusion to prevent anterior hyper function in combination cases.

Zarko Jack Danilov, GMDT

A Certified Dental Technician since 1973, Mr. Danilov worked with Dr. John P. Frush at the Swissedent Foundation, where he was involved in research and development of the Swissedent Technology for Removable Prosthetics. Mr. Danilov is a past member of the UCSF post Graduate Study Group, where he was a speaker for 20 years. Mr. Danilov has done numerous lectures for the C.D.A. and the A.D.A. and is currently a member of the Dr. Joe Massad teaching team. In 2009, Mr. Danilov was inducted into the IADFE (International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics) in New York. For the past 30 years Mr. Danilov has owned and operated a high quality, full service Dental Laboratory in Sacramento, California. Mr. Danilov’s lab specializes in Dentures with AutoCentric Occlusion and Lingualized Occlusion, Full Mouth Restoration, and Implants, all using Geneva Esthetic Concepts as his signature.


Geneva Dental Guest Speakers & Instructors


William Lobel DMD

  • 1972 Graduate Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

  • Private practice Saugus, Massachusetts

  • Associate Clinical Professor, Tufts University School Dental Medicine


  • American College of Dentists

  • International College of Dentists

  • Pierre Fauchard Academy

  • International Academy for Dental Facial Esthetics

  • Cofounder & Faculty , Massad Center for Higher Learning

  • Former Special Faculty, LD Pankey Institute

  • Former Adjunct Faculty, Scottsdale Center for Dentistry

  • Past Scientific Chair, Yankee Dental Congress

  • Individual and Team presentations in removable prosthetics at all major national dental meetings

  • International presenter

Memberships : ADA, Mass Dental Society, North Shore District Dental Society

Dr. Joseph P. Thorn

Dr. Joseph Thornton maintains a private dental practice limited to removable and implant prosthetics in suburban Atlanta, Georgia. A graduate of Emory University School of Dentistry, he has attended courses at the L.D. Pankey Institute, completing the six part continuum series in 2000. He has returned to the Pankey Institute as a visiting faculty member in the “Predictable Complete Dentures” course. He is one of the founding faculty members of the Massad Center for Higher Learning in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He has lectured on the subject of removable prosthodontics throughout the country. He is a fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, and a honorary fellow of the Academy for Dental-Facial Esthetics.

Dr. Thornton resides in Snellville, Georgia, with his wife Holly and sons Adam and Patrick.


Tony Daher, DDS, MSEd, FACP


Dr. Tony Daher began practicing dentistry in California in 1982 and his love for teaching promoted him to earn in 1984 a Master¹s of Science degree in Medical Education from the University of Southern California (USC).

Dr. Daher received a postgraduate certificate in Prosthodontics in 1988 from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). He is the past clinic director for the international student program at U.S.C. in 1991; and past director of the Graduate Prosthodontic Program in Loma Linda University.  Dr. Daher is currently an Associate Professor of Prosthodontics in the Center for Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry at Loma Linda University (LLU). He has written many scientific and clinical articles, and has lectured nationally and internationally on the subject of Prosthodontics.

Dr. Daher maintains a private practice limited to Prosthodontics in LaVerne, California. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics, a Fellow in the American College of Prosthodontists, and an active member in numerous organizations including the International College of Prosthodontics, the Academy of Osseointegration, the Pacific Coast Society for Prosthodontics, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association and the Tri-County Dental society.

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