Dr. Jorge Vera graduated from the National Autonomous University of Mexico in Mexico City in 1989. In 1993, he received a postgraduate endodontic certificate from the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts, in the U.S.
Vera teaches endodontics at the Universidad Autónoma de Tlaxcala in Mexico and has been running a private practice limited to endodontics since 1993.
The endodontist is a recipient of the 2005 Samuel Seltzer award and a past President of the Asociación Mexicana de Endodoncia [Mexican association of endodontists]. Vera is a member of the scientific advisory board of the Journal of Endodontics, International Endodontic Journal, International Journal of Endodontic Rehabilitation and Giornale Italiano di Endodonzia [Italian journal of endodontics]. He has published 80 articles on endodontics and chapters in two books, Endodontic Irrigation (2015) and Endodoncia (2011).