Dr. Ronald G. Linaburg is a native of Western Pennsylvania, attended the University of Pittsburgh for predoctoral studies, graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree. In 1968, he received a DMD degree from the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine. After a two-year private practice of general dentistry, in 1970 entered The Ohio State University, College of Dentistry Graduate Endodontic Program. In 1972, received his Endodontic Certificate and Master of Science Degree in Endodontics. In 1972, Dr. Linaburg was appointed Associate Professor and Director of the Department of Endodontics at The Ohio State University, College of Dentistry. In 1974 he began a practice limited to endodontics in Bethel Park, Pennsylvania. Dr. Linaburg has continuously maintained membership in the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association and the Western Pennsylvania Dental Society. He maintains membership in the American Association of Endodontics and has served as the regional tri-state spokesman for the American Association of Endodontists. He has been active in education as a professor, clinician and guest lecturer locally, regionally and nationally contributing to dental literature in both the education and clinical Endodontic fields. Dr. Linaburg practiced endodontics exclusively since 1972 and is the founder of Associated Dental Specialists and serves as its Executive Director.