Dr. Chitwood easily has over 35 years in implant dentistry and has accumulated numerous honors and accomplishments. He is a Diplomate of the ABOI and the ICOI; Fellow of the ASO, the ADI, the AIT, and the International College of Dentists; Honored Fellow of the AAID; and Fellow in the Pierre Fauchard Academy. Dr. Chitwood teaches at Jacksonville University (MSD Oral Implantology Program), University of Tennessee College Dentistry (Dept. of Prosthodontics), and the AAID Maxi Courses. He speaks nationally and internationally, lecturing on treatment planning, aseptic technique, and implant dentistry to both doctors and staff. He has also held many offices, among them Past President of the ABOI, President-Elect of the Southern District of the AAID, and is on the Board for the Tennessee AGD and the Academy for Sports Dentistry. He has also been selected as an editorial reviewer for the Journal of Oral Implantology. Dr. Chitwood is an active member and Past President of the Alabama Implant Study Group.