E. Dwayne Karateew DDS
UIC College of Dentistry
801 S. Paulina St.
  • E. Dwayne
  • Karateew
  • DDS
  • Graduate Program Director
  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology
Research Focus:
  • Dental Implants

Biographic Summary

Dr. E. Dwayne Karateew is a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry, Department of Periodontics located in Chicago, Illinois. He received his DDS degree from Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery in 1992. Specialty certificates were obtained in both Periodontics and Fixed Prosthodontics from the University of Pennsylvania in 1995 and 1996 respectively.

Dr Karateew has served on the faculties of the University of Washington (Seattle, Wa), in post-graduate Prosthodontics, and the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada) both in post-graduate Prosthodontics and post-graduate Periodontics as the Director of Implant Surgery. Prior to arriving in Chicago, Dr. Dwayne Karateew maintained a private practice in Vancouver, Canada, for 19+ years.

Dr Karateew holds membership in many professional organizations and holds positions on many organizational boards related to the profession. He has published and presented his original material in numerous forums both nationally and internationally.

Professional Affiliations & Certifications

  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • Midwest Society of Periodontology
  • Illinois Society of Periodontology


-The Aesthetic Dental Implant Springer Publishing (Berlin). 2016.  Editor in Chief and Co-Author. 

-Specialty Imaging Dental Implants Amirsys Publishing (Salt Lake City). 2014.  Medical Co-Editor.

-Karateew, E. D. MAC and ZAC: Clinical Protocols for Predictable Implant Aesthetics. Dentistry Today September  2014 33(9): 90-98.

-Karateew, E. D. Sadrameli, M. Using CBCT Scan Technology as a Tool to Facilitate Ideal Implant Placement and Restoration in the Anterior Aesthetic Zone

 Oral Health 2013; 103(4):

-Karateew, E. D. Salvaging Fractured Prosthetic Screws in a Multi-Implant Restoration . Oral Health 2012; 102(10):  35-41.

-Karateew, E. D. Sofortimplantation und provisorische Versorgung nach Zahnextraktion Zahnheilkunde Management  Kultur 28(9):607-612.

-Karateew, E. D. Implant Aesthetics: Development of Maxillary Anterior Esthetic Endosseous Dental Implants.  Identity 1(12): 12-17.

-Karateew, E. D. Implant Aesthetics: Immediate Replacement and Loading

 In The Aesthetic (Anterior) Zone: A Case Study. Oral Health 2006; 96(11): 14-19.