Dr. James Kassolis was born and raised in the Baltimore Metropolitan area. He attended the University of Maryland for both his undergraduate degree and graduate training in dentistry. Dr. Kassolis practiced general dentistry for six years prior to attending the University of Illinois at the Medical Center of Chicago for his certification in periodontics, receiving Diplomate status in 1985. He is currently a faculty member of the Department of Periodontics at the Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, where he teaches post-graduate periodontics and implant dentistry. Dr. Kassolis has numerous research publications and continues to foster his periodontic and implant research interests.
Dr. Kathryn Mutzig is a Michigan native. Born in Midland, she graduated from Ohio State University with a degree in psychology and certification in dental hygiene. She earned her doctor of dental medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania and her certificate in periodontics from the University of Maryland.
Dr. Mutzig is active in many dental associations and study clubs. From 1999 to 2000, she served as president of the Baltimore County Dental Association. She is also a member of the American Academy of Periodontics, American Dental Association, Maryland State Dental Association and the Maryland Society of Periodontics.