Dr. Abdelsalam Elaskary is the founder of the vestibular socket therapy treatment protocol (VST), the owner of the Elaskary & Associates clinic and educational institute located in Alexandria, Egypt, he is currently a visiting lecturer at University of New York NYU, and the President of the Arab Society of Oral Implantology in Cairo. He authored three textbooks in the field of Dental Implantology and Oral Reconstruction, Reconstructive Aesthetic Implant Surgery & Fundamentals of Aesthetic Implant Dentistry and Advances in Esthetic Implant Dentistry; all published by John Wiley and translated into several languages. He also authored numerous articles in the field of implant dentistry.
Dr. Ramón Gómez Meda obtained his Degree in Dentistry from the University of Santiago de Compostela in 1996 with the best marks. As a result, he obtained the Thesis Award of the Autonomous Community of Galicia for Academic Excellence and a Grant from the College of Dentists of Cordoba for the best Academic record among the Spanish Dental Schools – “Master of Occlusion and Temporo-mandibular Dysfunction” (Valencia, 98). Postgraduate training in Orthodontics with Prof. David Suarez Quintanilla at the University of Santiago de Compostela (98-99). He graduated in Periodontics and Implantology (Madrid 99-00) and completed his studies with clinical stays in colleges, hospitals and clinics in Europe and America. He is a past member of the department of Restorative Dentistry, Endodontics and Surgery at the University of Santiago de Compostela. He maintains a private practice in Ponferrada (León) since 2001. He is an active member of several scientific societies: SEPA (Spanish Association for Periodontology and Osseointegration), SEPES (Spanish Association for Dental Prosthetics), SEI (Spanish Implants Association), being a frequent speaker for SEPES in the field of the multidisciplinary rehabilitation. He has published more than 30 articles about hard and soft tissue grafting techniques as well as multidisciplinary treatments. Most recently he has been lecturing very intensively internationally on Periodontics, Implantology and Aesthetic multidisciplinary treatments for universities, study groups, and professional societies. Currently, he is a lecturer for the Continuing Education Committee of the General Dental Spanish Council and visiting lecturer on periodontics and esthetic dentistry in different post-graduate programs.
Dr. Martijn Moolenaar graduated from the University of Amsterdam in 1999, followed by a postgraduate private training in Restorative Dentistry at the Dental Center in Hoofddorp. He specialized both in Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry and Implantology.
Dr. Moolenaar is an active member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, the American Academy for Fixed Prosthodontics and the international interdisciplinary study group that deals with the latest developments in the field of aesthetic dentistry and implantology. He was also a member of the board for the Dutch Association for Restorative Dentistry for 10 years.
Dr. Moolenaar has lectured nationally and internationally on restorative dentistry and implantology and maintains a private practice in Blaricum, The Netherlands.
Dr. Alain Romanos is an Assistant Professor at the postdoctoral program of Periodontology at the Lebanese University and also serves as Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, United States. Dr. Romanos received his DMD from the Free University of Brussels, his certificate in Advanced Education in General Dentistry, certificate in Periodontics and Masters in Science from the University of Alabama in Birmingham.
Dr. Romanos is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Periodontology.
He is Director of the Periodontics course at the Dental College and Lounge Dental Educational Center, a continuing educational center in Lebanon and is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontics, the Lebanese Dental Association and the Lebanese Periodontal Society where he occupied a position of General Secretary.
Dr. Romanos loves teaching and lecturing, he gave more than 120 seminars and courses on soft tissue, periodontics & Implant surgery nationally and internationally.
He is the Founder & Director of Lounge Dental Clinic, private practice limited to Periodontics, Esthetics & Implant surgery in Antelias and downtown Beirut.
Paul Swanson qualified from the University of Liverpool in 2000. He completed his MFGDP qualification in 2003 and a Post Graduate Certificate in Conscious sedation in 2004. In 2008, he received the Diploma in Implant Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Advanced Certificate in Bone Grafting. In 2011, he received a Master of Science degree in Implant Dentistry from Queen Mary University of London. Over the last 10 years, the volume and complexity of cases has naturally increased. Paul's clinical practice is now limited to Implant Dentistry. He owns a specialist referral practice in Liverpool and contributes to the multidisciplinary cases done by his team. He mentors dentists at both entry level and advanced implantology and contributes to study clubs in his region. Paul is the co-director of IDEAL - an organisation running dental courses for all members of the dental team.
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