Dr. Tanur was born and raised in Mexico City. He completed his postgraduate training at Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas – the first international student accepted in the program. He received his certificate in periodontics as well as a Master of Science degree.
Dr. Tanur is a board certified periodontist and limits his practice to periodontics and implant dentistry. He was a faculty member of the periodontal program at Baylor College of Dentistry.