Dr. Beetar is a clinical professor at the University of Texas School of Dentistry department of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics since 1975. His focus has been on undergraduate clinical and pre-clinical dental education, primarily in removable prosthodontics. He has developed the longest running continuing education course in general dentistry for spanish speaking dentists from Latin America. This was given for 28 consecutive years. He has been the recipient of the John McGovern award 4 times for outstanding clinical education. He also contributes to pre-clinical curriculum development and faculty mentoring. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Houston District Dental Society and Joe B. Drane dental Society. He is licensed to practice dentistry in the State of Texas and the country of Colombia. He maintains a private practice in Houston since 1975.