Dr. Victor J. Dongo of Hialeah Gardens, Florida, earned Diplomate status within the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) on September 8, 2018.
The awarding of Diplomate status is the highest honor a professional society such as the ICOI can bestow on a dental professional involved in oral implantology. The ICOI conducts a Diplomate program in which active members are encouraged to achieve Diplomate status through their efforts in education, research and actual clinical experience. The Advanced Credentialing Commission interviews and testing are required. All Diplomates of the ICOI may choose to list the designate “DICOI” after their names.
The International Congress of Oral Implantologists is a tax-exempt, non-profit, dental educational organization. It is dedicated to communicating scientific knowledge and improving the clinical practice of dental implantology worldwide. The ICOI has public information programs and publishes a bimonthly journal and quarterly newsletters. It conducts numerous scientific symposia each ear and supports research through its Implant Dentistry Research and Education Foundation (IDREF). For more information, log on to ICOI’s website: www.icoi.org.