Born in Hokkaido, Japan, Dr. Fajar earned his degree in Dentistry from Trisakti University in 1995. In the following year, he entered Tokyo Medical and Dental University where he received his PhD in Orthodontics in 2002.
During his studies in Japan, Dr. Fajar was a practicing Orthodontist assistant at numerous dental clinics including Nara Dental Clinic at Chofu – Tokyi, Wada Dental Clinic at Fukiage – Saitama, and Fukawa Orthodontic Clinic at Ofuna – Kanagawa. Upon completing his postgraduate studies in Tokyo, he returned to Jakarta and began his teaching career in the department of Orthodontics at Trisakti University. During this time, he furthered his studies at the University of Indonesia and received the Orthodontics Specialist accreditation degree.
Dr. Fajar gives regular lectures and training in Orthodontics to undergraduate, graduate dentistry students as well as dental care professionals. Dr. Fajar has been part of the SmileWorks Dental Care team since 2002 and is currently a member of the Japanese Basic Science Association and Japan Orthodontics Society. In his spare time, Dr. Fajar enjoys spending time with his children and routinely walks 6 kilometers on the treadmill every single day.