Dr. David Barack studied Biomedical Engineering at Northwestern University, before being accepted to the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry in 1978. After completing his doctoral studies, Dr. Barack opted to pursue further education in the field of Periodontics, completing a residency at University of Illinois at Chicago in 1984. He received his Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology in 1991. While at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Dr. Barack served as an Assistant Clinical Professor for the College of Dentistry from 1983 to 1995.
While in private practice, Dr. Barack incorporated implant surgical techniques into his practice beginning with the Bränemark Implant Surgical Course at the University of Texas – San Antonio in 1987. In addition to private practice, Dr. Barack serves as the Director of Premier Dental Implant Specialists, a cooperative network of implants surgeons throughout the Chicagoland area with the goal of providing patients with the most comprehensive dental implant therapy options available. In addition to his private practice, Dr. Barack has volunteered his services for the needy patients in the Chicagoland and in Honduras.
Dr. Barack has focused his periodontal practice to implant surgery and supportive reconstructive surgical procedures. Over the past ten years, he has refined surgical techniques related to esthetic implant results and the immediate provisionalization of dental implants for the edentulous arches. In addition to his teaching duties at the University of Illinois College of Dentistry, Dr. Barack has lectured across the Midwest, including the Chicago Dental Society, Multiple Study Clubs, Hospital Programs, Great Lakes Naval Base Dental Departments, and many others.