Dedicated To Patient Satisfaction & Comfort!

At Michigan Implants & Periodontics, we understand that there may be fear and concern that comes with understanding dental procedures and finding the right treatments. That's why our team is dedicated towards achieving one goal, patient satisfaction and comfort. Whether you need a second opinion, finance options, or a treatment plan, you can trust in the Michigan Implants & Periodontics team to help!

Our Periodontal Doctors

Amar Katranji, DDS, MS

Board-Certified Periodontist & Diplomate

Dr. Katranji received all his degrees from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, receiving a B.A. in English, a D.D.S., and an M.S. in Periodontics. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and Dean's Faculty at the University Of Michigan School of Dentistry, Department of Periodontics. Dr. Katranji is well published in periodontal and implant journals as well as lectures on implant-related topics. He has been involved in the development of new bone grafting materials that makes dental implant placement possible in more complex situations. He is a past recipient of the Ramfjord Award for Excellence from the University of Michigan, the Leadership Award from the Michigan College of Dentists, and he was a finalist for the Lazzara Implant Fellowship given by the American Academy of Periodontology. He practices Periodontics and Implant Dentistry in Ann Arbor with Dr. Misch, as well as in Southfield. Dr. Katranji has two sons and a daughter and in his spare time enjoys playing basketball, golfing, traveling, reading and spending time with his family.

Kelly A. Misch, DDS, MS

Board-Certified Periodontist & Diplomate

Dr. Misch received her B.S. in Nutritional Sciences from Michigan State University and continued on to receive her D.D.S and M.S in Periodontics from the University of Michigan. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantology, a Fellow & Faculty of the Misch International Implant Institute, and a Recognized Kois Center Specialist. She is currently the President of the Russell Bunting Periodontal Society and an active member of many dental organizations. Dr. Misch is a Dean's Faculty in the Periodontal Department at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. She has written publications in reputable periodontal and implant journals, as well as lectures on topics such as dental implants, surgical complications, bone grafting, etc. She has received numerous awards including Dr. & Mrs. Gerald Kramer Award for Excellence (2008 nominee), the Billy A. Smith Patient Rapport Award (2007), the Academy of Osseointegration Outstanding Dental Student Award in Implant Dentistry (2005) and the Russell Bunting Periodontal Study Club Award (2005). Dr. Misch is married and mom of three busy boys! In her spare time she enjoys running, reading and spending time with her family.

Julius Bunek, DDS, MS

Board-Certified Periodontist & Diplomate

Dr. Bunek received his Bachelor of Science, Doctor of Dental Surgery, and Master’s degree in Periodontics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Dr. Bunek is a board certified Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and certified in IV Sedation. He is a past President of the Bunting Periodontal Study Club, and an active member in many dental associations. In addition to his commitment to attending continuing education courses, Dr. Bunek is also an educator, lecturing nationally to other clinicians on advancements in periodontics and dental implants. He is an active reviewer for the Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry and sits on the Editorial Board for the Dental Advisor. Throughout his time at University of Michigan, Dr. Bunek received numerous accolades recognizing his passion and commitment to patient care and excellence in periodontics/implantology including the Sigurd P. Ramfjord Award, Kramer Scholar finalist, Billy A. Smith Patient Rapport Award, and the Russell W. Bunting Award. Dr. Bunek is originally from Lake Leelanau, Michigan and currently resides in Ann Arbor with his wife Sabiha, a local dentist, and two kids, Renna and Faris. In his spare time you can often find Dr. Bunek attending most Michigan College sporting events, biking, or traveling with his family and friends.

Furat M. George, B.D.S, M.S.


Dr. George received his dental degree from the University of Baghdad in 1998 and his prosthodontic specialty degree from the University of Michigan in 2007. He is an adjunct clinical professor in the department of Biological and Materials Sciences and Prosthodontics at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, where he has received multiple awards including the Paul Gibbons faculty of the year award. He has been the director of dental implants education at the U of M School of Dentistry for many years. Dr. George is a member of the American College or Prosthodontists, Academy of Osseointegration, International and American Associations for Dental Research and a fellow of the International Congress for Oral Implantologists. His research interests are in the field of dental implants, dental ceramics and the utilization of CAD/CAM technology in dentistry and has multiple published articles and abstracts in scientific journals and meetings. He also serves as a reviewer on multiple scientific journals. Dr. George also practices with his wife in Farmington Hills. Outside of dentistry, he plays the piano, enjoys golfing, as well as spending time with his wife and daughter.

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