Our Speakers

Professor Paul Coulthard

Specialization: Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
School: The Dean Of Dental School in Manchester University and Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at The University of Manchester and Consultant and Clinical Lead for Oral Surgery at Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Dr. Bassam M. Kinaia

Specialization: Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology
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2005-2008 Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Periodontology (C.A.G.S.) {University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry Detroit, MI. USA} 2005-2008 Masters of Science (M.S.) [University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry Detroit, MI. USA] 1995-1999 Doctor of Dental Surgery(D.D.S.) [University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry Detroit, MI. USA] 1992-1995 Pre-dental curriculum [Wayne State University Detroit, MI, USA]

Dr.Hussam Mustafa Shaban

Specialization: PhD in clinical orthodontics
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Dr.Bassam Rabie

Specialization: Prosthodontist
School: Dentistry-Alex. University

DBA (Belford University-USA) MBA (Graduate School of Business – AAST) DIM (Diploma of Intl Marketing – Toronto) DF Demand forecasting (AUC) Bachelor degree of Oral & Dental Surgery 1986

Marie Jalkanen

Specialization: 1997 University, health- and socialadministration
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Dr.Ehab Heikal

Specialization: Bachelor degree of Oral & Dental Surgery 1986
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Faculty of Dentistry-Alex. University DBA (Belford University-USA) MBA (Graduate School of Business – AAST) DIM (Diploma of Intl Marketing – Torornto) DF Demand forecasting (AUC) Bachelor degree of Oral & Dental Surgery 1986

Professor IBRAHIM NASSEH

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DDS, PhD (Paris), MBA (Lyon) Fellow of the International College of Dentists Fellow of the International Team for Implantology Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology postgraduate program Lebanese University, School of Dentistry, Owner of Lumiray®, 3D Dental Imaging Center, Beirut, LEBANON

Maher Selman Ahmed

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1- Doctorate Of Endodontics – PhD, ( Excellent standard ), Damascuse University, 2003-2006. 2- Master Of Endodontics – MDS, ( Distinction standard ), Damascus University, 1990-1994. 3- Tow years Post Graduate Diploma Of Endodontics – DIP (Very good standard), Damascus University, 1988-1990. 4- Doctor of Dental Surgery- DDS, ( Good standard ), Damascus University, 1983-1988. 5- Advanced Implantology Training in Switzerland ( university of Berne ) and Germany .

Hans-Christian Weinhold

Specialization: PhD thesis: “Diffusion of peroxides through dentine in vitro with and without prior use of a desensitizing varnish”
School: - Study of dentistry at the University ofGöttingen, Germany

Dr. Ajay Juneja

Specialization: Specialist Prosthodontist
School: 1990-1995- Bachelors of Dental Surgery- DAC(C) Dental College- School of Dentistry- India , 1996-1998- Masters in Dental Surgery (Prosthodontics)- University of Mumbai- India , 2010-2011- Masters Program in Esthetic Dentistry –UCLA- U.S.A

Dr. Manaf Agha

Specialization: DDS, Faculty of Dentistry, Aleppo– Syria - Member of Academy of Laser Dentistry (ALD), US
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• 1996, DDS-Faculty of Dentistry, Aleppo University, Syria. • 2000-Periodontology post-graduate program in Yerevan Governmental Medical University (the first year only)-Armenia. • 2000, July-Certificate in Oral Implantology, (Dr.Wahib Al Mousa Implantoloogy and Dental Center), Alexandria-Egypt. • 2002, UAE Ministry of Health (MOH) License as a GP Dentist. • 2004, March- International Laser Course on Diode Laser System (Bioletic-Germany) UAE. • 2004, September-Conscious Inhalation Sedation Course, UAE (Attested by MOH). • 2004, October-Laser Oral Applications Workshop, Abu Dhabi, UAE (attested by MOH). • 2005-2006, participating in Continuous Medical Education activities (attested by MOH). • Oct. 2005 licensed as a GP Dentist (GAHS/Abu Dhabi). • 2006, Certification in Oral Implantology-(New York University ,ADA, attested by MOH/GAHS/DOH/UAE),Dubai • Master Degree in Laser, November 2006-ESOLA Laser Academy, Vienna University-Dental School, Austria. • Jun. 2007 licensed as a GP Dentist (DOH/Dubai). • 2007 Certified CHAIR SIDE CAD/CAM USER “Cerec”.

Dr. Shigeyuki Nagai

Specialization: DDS, Osaka Dental University, Japan - Committee Member of Academy of Laser Dentistry
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Dr Nagai received his DDS from the Osaka Dental University, Japan in 1987. He studied at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine Department of Operative Dentistry as a Clinical Fellow from 1989 to 1992. During that period, he had practiced clinical dentistry at the Massachusetts Veterans Administration Medical Center in 1990, and the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery in 1991. He is the founder and a board member of the Japan Society for Dental Anti-Aging, a board member of the Japanese Society for Laser Dentistry, a board member of the Japanese Academy of Colour for Dentistry, a board member of Asia and Pacific division of the World Federation for Laser Dentistry, a committee member of the Japan Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, a committee member of the Japan Association of Microscopic Dentistry, a committee member and an educator status of the Academy of Laser Dentistry, a vice president and a chief instructor of the Japanese division of the Academy of Laser Dentistry, an adviser and chief Instructor of the Japan Erbium Dental Laser Academy. He is also a member of the International Society for Oral Laser Applications, Japan Society for Laser Surgery and Medicine, and Academy of Microscope Enhanced Dentistry. Dr Nagai has published and lectured about Operative Dentistry, Adhesive Dentistry, Esthetic Dentistry, Laser Dentistry, and Microscope Dentistry. He has maintained a full-time practice in Tokyo.

Dr. Raimond N.B. van Duinen

Specialization: D.D.S - PHD of Cardiology
School: University of Amsterdam

- D.D.S - University of Amsterdam - PHD of Cardiology - Researcher on Improvement of self-mineralizing Biomimetic Restoratives in: Queen Mary Univ. – Zagreb Univ. – Warwick Medical School – London Medical School - Member of an International Biomimetic Dentistry team

Dr. Eugene R. Casagrande

Specialization: DDS, FACD, FICD
School: Successful private practice in Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry in Los Angeles, California

Dr. Casagrande practiced Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry for over 30 years in Los Angeles. He is past president of the California State Board of Dentistry and the Los Angeles Dental Society and is a Fellow of the American and International Colleges of Dentists and the International Society of Dental Anxiety Management. Dr. Casagrande has served as a member of the faculty of the University of Southern California, School of Dentistry. He was also the Executive Director of the Los Angeles Oral Health Foundation and the Program Director of the Los Angeles Pediatric Oral Health Access Program. As the Director of International & Professional Relations at Milestone Scientific for over 15 years, Dr. Casagrande has authored multiple published articles and lectured both nationally and internationally at over 120 dental schools and in over 55 countries on Computer-Controlled Local Anesthesia Delivery (C-CLAD™).

Ahmed Osman

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Oral Surgeon and lecturer in University of Sharjah-UAE, with 6 years academic experience and over 15 years of experience in Dental implantology. Proven skills in all difficult minor oral surgeries, demonstrated unique teaching skills and academic education philosophies. Passion towards research work, and institutional managements, capability to Theorize and invent, with Strong background and theories in metaphysics.

Dr. GOPI KRISHNA. V

Specialization: MDS (Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics)
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Dr. V. Gopi Krishna, is a clinician, researcher and academician of international acclaim. He is the Founder - Director of the Root Canal Centre (www.rootcanalcentre.com) - an exclusive microscope enhanced endodontic training and treatment centre based at Chennai, India. He is the Editor of four reputed textbooks: Grossmans Endodontic Practice – 12th & 13th Edition, Sturdevant’s Art and Science of Operative Dentistry – South Asian Edition and Preclinical Manual of Conservative Dentistry. He is also the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Conservative Dentistry (www.jcd.org.in) and is working as Professor, Dept. of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics at Thai Moogambigai Dental College, Chennai, India.

Prof.Stefano Benedicenti

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School: University of Genova (Italy).

Professor Benedicenti is Associate Professor in Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics at the University of Genova (Italy). He is Dean of the laser department center of the University of Genova. Additionally, he is President of the European Master Course in "Laser Dentistry". He is a Founding member of IAHT (International Academy of High Tech) Professor Benedicenti is an author and co-author of 80 publications in National and International journals and three books in the field of laser dentistry.

Dr.Kenneth Luk

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Obtained his BDS at the university of Liverpool. He was awarded the Diploma in General Dental Practice from the Royal College of Surgeons (England) and Membership in General Dentistry by the Hong Kong College of Dental Surgeons.

Dr. Ahmed Aboul-Fettouh

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Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology. Master of Science in Periodontics-Tufts University, Boston MA- USA. Continuing education Certificate in Perio& implant therapy (3-year training program)- Tufts University, Boston MA- USA. Member of the American Academy of Periodontology. Former clinical instructor in Periodontology Department at Tufts University-Boston. USA. Periodontal consultant, Misr International University- Cairo- Egypt Private practice: Egypt: Maadi-Cairo.

MFDS - Part 1 - Preparatory Course

Specialization: MFDS Part 1 Preparatory Course (Dubai)
School: Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd)

Dr.Imneet Madan

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Masters in Neurolinguistic programming Oct, 2017 • Masters in Lasers Dentistry: Sept, 2011 – Sept 2013, AALZ Aachen Dental Laser Centre, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany. • Masters in Business Administration ( Hospital Management): Nov, 2004 – Dec, 2006, Lucknow, India. • Masters in Pediatric Dentistry, July 2000 – Sept 2002. Rajiv Gandhi University, Bangalore, India. • Bachelors of Dental Surgery: Aug 1994 – Sept 1999, Yenepoya Dental College, Mangalore University, India.

Prof. Jehad Al Sukhun

Specialization: Consultant Dentist, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
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1. PhD in Implantology / Oral & Maxillofacial surgery. University College London, London, United Kingdom, (1998-2001). 2. MSc in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom (1995-1997). 3. BDS, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan (1995). 4. General Secondary Examination (GSE) with an average 95.2 %.

Dr. Matthieu GABRIELE

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graduated from Strasbourg, France. He fulfilled his thesis on Occlusion, TMJ & Sleep to obtain his doctoral status. His desire to further his education took him to Brisbane, Australia where he did a Certificate in Prosthodontics, at the University of Queensland. As one experience prepares for the next one, he moved to the US to accomplish his post-doctoral status in Implants and Prosthodontics in NOVA Southeastern University, FL. Back to his home country, he joined a private practice in Paris mainly focused in Implantology and Prosthodontics. New opportunities arose in Dubai, in 2005, where he has established himself as a leading Consultant Prosthodontist & Implantologist. Dr. Gabriele has lectured on a wide variety of subjects, including Implant Restorations in the Esthetic Zone, Computer Guided Implantology, Functional Occlusion, Sleep Apnea and Sports Dentistry in the US, France, India and Dubai.

Dr. Vladimir Kokovic

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1983-1987 1988-1994 1995-1998 1996-2001 March 2003 Sept 2003 2002-2003 2004-2007 2011 2012 2012 -Studies in General Dentistry DDS, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia -Post Graduated Specialistic Studies in Oral Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia -Post Graduated Master of Science Studies, Military Medical Academy, Belgrade, Serbia (thesis in implant dentistry and oral surgery) Course " Straumann Week" - University Bern, Switzerland. Course " Biologic of periapical process"- R. Nair- University Zurich, Switzerland. -ITI Scholar (International Team of Implantology) in Department of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Dental Materila Science, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine and Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zürich, Switzerland (mentor Prof. CH Hammerle). -Post Graduated PhD studies, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Belgrade, Srbia (thesis in implant dentsiry and oral surgery) "Tretamnet strategy and procedures for advanced levels" - Astra Tech education centre, Molndal Sweden. Straumann course in using of Membragel for augmentation procedure -Computer guided Implant Dentistry

Dr. Philippe Tardieu

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DDS from Paris VII University, Post graduate in Implantology from Nice Sophia Antipolis University, Adjunct Associate Professor New York University College of Dentistry, Inventor of the SAFE System® and inventor of the Immediate Smile® protocol and components, Inventor of AccuGuide® program, private practice in Dubai, UAE, limited to implantology and aesthetic reconstructions.

Dr. Amir Hadj-Hamou

Specialization: Prosthodontcis & Dental Implant
School: D.D.S, C.E.S, A.E.U, D.U in prosthodontcs and Dental implants(France) , university Claude Bernard Lyon l,France

Dr. Amir HADJ-HAMOU is a Consultant in Prosthodontics and Dental Implantology (Ministry of Health license) and licensed as a specialist Prosthodontist in Dubai Health Authority. He obtained his post-doctoral degrees from Université Claude Bernard Lyon I, where he graduated with honors. Dr. Amir was appointed lecturer at Lyon I University, in addition to his clinical duties in the Oral Maxillofacial department and prosthodontics department, at Hotel-Dieu Hospital, Lyon France In parallel to his academic and clinical experience, Dr. Amir had the opportunity to present in various conferences in France, as well as Europe & the USA In the UAE, Dr. Amir has been practicing as a Specialist Clinical Supervisor in Ajman University, College of Dentistry from 2008-2014 as well as University of Sharjah, College of Dental Medicine, from 2008 till now in its prosthodontics Department. He is also the Founding Director of the Aesthetic Dentistry & Applied Methods Course. Along with his academic achievements, Dr. Amir holds two private practices one in Jumeirah, Dubai and another in Buheirah, Sharjah dedicated to Aesthetic rejuvenations & dental implants.

Dr. Anton Lebedenko

Specialization: Postgraduate Education at the Department of Prosthetic Dentistry
School: Moscow State Medical Stomatological University

1993-1998: Study of dentistry at the Moscow state university for medicine and dentistry (Russia), honors degree 1998-2003: Postgraduate education at the Department of Prosthetic Dentistry 1998-2005: Researcher at the dental materials department of the same university (MSUMD) 2005 -2011: Assistant Professor at the General dentistry department MSUMD 2003: Doctorate degree (Dr. med. dent.) 2003-2011: Clinical demonstrator and then Manager Professional Services at the representative office of Ivoclar Vivadent (Russia) Since 2011: Manager Professional Services at Ivoclar Vivadent AG, Liechtenstein International lecturer and trainer at the ICDE (International Center for Dental Education) in Schaan (Liechtenstein)

Dr. Allen Ali Nasseh

Specialization: Endodontist (DDS. MMSc.)
School: Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Dr. Allen Nasseh received his Masters in Medical Sciences degree and Certificate in Endodontics from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine in 1997. He received his DDS degree in 1994 from Northwestern University Dental School. He maintains a private endodontic practice in Boston Massachusetts (http://RealWorldEndo.com) and holds a staff position at the Harvard’s postdoctoral endodontic program. Dr. Allen Nasseh has done research in the areas of bone biochemistry and has lectured extensively nationally and internationally on such diverse topics as Endodontic diagnosis, Anesthesia and sedation, treatment planning, efficiency of care, and Microsurgery. Dr. Nasseh is the endodontic editor for several dental journals and periodicals and serves as the Alumni Editor of the “Harvard Dental Bulletin.” He serves as the Clinical Director of Real World Endo.

Dr Sunna

Specialization: M.S.C in Orthodontics
School: University of Birmingham

Dr. Sunna obtained his Masters in Orthodontics degree from the University of Birmingham in 1997. In 1998 Dr. Sunna went on to receive the ‘Membership in Orthodontics’ qualification from the Royal College of surgeons (London). Dr. Sunna published a number of original research articles in international journals in addition to a large number of clinical papers. He is a member of all main international and regional orthodontic organizations and has lectured extensively in the US, UK, Australia, much of the Arab world and Jordan. In 2004 Dr. Sunna was awarded the Royal ‘Jordan First Award’ for ‘Excellence in Medicine and Dentistry’. Four years later he was awarded ‘‘Man of the Year in Dental Health’’ by the American Bio Society for outstanding contributions to dentistry. Dr. Sunna maintains a full time private practice exclusive to orthodontics and is the pioneer of “Invisible Orthodontics” in Jordan. He is an examiner and committee member of the “Jordanian Board of Orthodontics”.

ENIKO SIMON

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I am the Founder of Pallas Management Solutions offering business management consultancy and training services specifically for the dental industry in the Middle East. I have many years’ experience as a Business Manager for dental practices in the UK and now in Dubai. I have published practice management articles internationally and now am the leading editor of the Practice Management supplement for Dental Tribune Middle East. My passion lies in helping dental practices develop and grow to become successful dental businesses. I am committed to educating the Middle Eastern Dental Market in clinic management and dental management. By doing so I aim to change how dental businesses operate and allow them to adopt a management approach that helps clinics to provide outstanding services to their patients.

Dr. Mohammad Omar Aljayousi

Specialization: M.S.C in Orthodontics
School: Jordan University Of Science and Technology

Dr. Mohammad O. Aljayousi is the resident orthodontist at Dentalounge and a co-founder of the establishment. He is a part-time clinical supervisor and lecturer at the respectful dental school of the Jordanian university of science and technology. He holds several academic degrees (BDS, MFDS.RCSI, MSc, and JB) from local and international dental societies. In his academic/clinical journey and for many great achievements in the field of dentistry, orthodontics in specific, he has helped establish several dental academic and private associations.

MFDS PART II - Preparatory Course

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Dr.Darius Moghtader

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State Exam in 1991 at the Medical Faculty of the Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. Doctorate med. Dent. 1993 at the Medical Faculty of the Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. After 2 years of assistantship establishment in 1993 in Oppenheim, first in group practice, then in private practice for tooth preservation with a focus on prevention, laser therapy and implantology. Member of the German Society for Laser Dentistry since 2004 and laser users since 6 years with 3 different wavelengths and laser systems.

ROBERT A. CONVISSAR

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-The Pioneer of Laser Dentistry -One of the first dentists to incorporate lasers into general dental practice -The author of more than 15 peer-reviewed papers on laser dentistry. He has served as contributing editor of the text books Laser and Light Amplification in Dentistry; Lasers in Clinical Dentistry; Atlas of Laser Application in Dentistry; and his latest text book( The best-selling laser dentistry book) Principles and Practice of Laser Dentistry. His peer-reviewed papers have been translated into 8 languages.

Dr.Walid Al-Tayeb

Specialization: DDS, MScD, PhD -Fellow & Master of the Academy of Laser Dentistry
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- Master and PhD in Periodontics , -Master of Academy of Laser Dentistry -International Speaker in the fields of Periodontal Medicine and Laser Dentistry -Speaker of Laser Dentistry course with the British Academy of Implant and Restorative Dentistry -Achieved an advanced level of knowledge about the application of lasers in dental science and patient treatment (Advanced Proficiency certificates of Academy of Laser Dentistry in Diode 980nm and Er:YAG 2940nm) -Chairman of ALD Gulf Laser Chapter - Periodontist & Implantologist

Dr.Alex Mathews M.

Specialization: Professor in Prosthodontics
School: Rajiv Gandhi University

Dr. Alex Mathews M., is Professor and Head of the Department in Prosthodontics at P.M.S College of Dental Science and Research, Trivandrum, Kerala in India. He also is Academic Director and representative for the University of Genova, Italy’s training programs in India and is a Guest Speaker and Honorary Faculty at Datta Meghe University, Wardha, Maharashtra in India. He is also on the International Panel of Professors at the University of Genova, Italy and he lectures for the Mastership Program in Laser Dentistry (M.Sc.) and for Fellowship programs of the University in other centers in Asia. He was also Guest Speaker at the Manipal University, Manipal, for the Advanced Postgraduate Diploma Program in Laser Dentistry

Elzaan Booysen

Specialization: Diploma, Oral Hygiene, University of Pretoria, RSA
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2015 Train the trainer program EMS Swiss Dental Academy 2015 MBA in General Management (Distinction) 2014 Prevention and Management of Dentine Hypersensitivity, Dubai 2014 BLS Training, Dubai 2012 Screening for Oral Cancer, ADHA 2012 EILTS Academic English Language Proficiency Test 2008 National Dental Hygiene Board Exams, Alberta, Canada 2003 Space Maintainers Course, Tabuk, KSA 2001 Atraumatic Restorative Dentistry Treatment, Tabuk, KSA 2000 Dental Implants Course, Irene, RSA 1994 University Diploma, Oral Hygiene, University of Pretoria, RSA

Dr. Mohamed H. Hassan

Specialization: BDS, DMD, MS, FICD Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology, November 2007 Fellowship, International College of Dentists (FICD), September 2007
School: Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA

* Harvard University, School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 5-08 to present Clinical Instructor and Lecturer, Department of Periodontology *Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA : Admission committee 2004 to 8-05 • Conducted interviews of prospective dental students • Attended meetings to establish admissions criteria and review candidates Assistant Division Head, Operative and Prosthodontics 9-03 to 8-05 • Managed multiple aspects of the faculty schedule, approving vacation time, and monitoring faculty performance • Interviewed and assessed prospective faculty • Established orientation program and resources for new faculty • Arranged professional development programs for faculty • Helped establish guidelines for faculty performance, particularly calibration of scoring of competency exams Assistant Professor, Restorative Dentistry 9-00 to 8-05 • Taught and supervised various operative dental techniques and materials • Provided primary support for undergraduate students in the area of TMD and craniomandibular dysfunction Dr. Mohamed H. Hassan, DMD, Curriculum Vitae Pre-Clinic faculty 9-00 to 8-05 • Regular lecturer in the operative curriculum, and craniomandibular dysfunction course • Taught operative to first year dental students • Course Director for Introduction to Dental Materials • Course Director for Craniomandibular Dysfunctions Instructor, Restorative and Periodontoloy Departments 9-97 to 8-2000

Dr.Islam Mohamed El said Kassem

Specialization: Consultant oral & maxillofacial surgeon
School: 1-BDS Dentistry Alexandria university 2002 Egypt

* Clinical experience: Minor oral surgery Impaction surgical exposure. Implant logy Implant dentistry , bone grafting, soft tissue management, maxillofacial implants Periodontal surgery Oral & maxillofacial trauma member of AO-CMF Management of dentofacial deformity Management of salivary gland pathology Cleft Lip and palate TMJ arthrocethesis , open surgery Laser Diploma from national institute of laser Cairo university Distraction osteogenesis Management of Orofacial pain Management of oral tumors Management of oral cancer Esthetic facial surgery Craniofacial pediatric surgery Orthognathic surgery * Administration experience Member of quality assurance team in Alexandria university hospital Member of quality assurance team in Faculty of dentistry Member in Infection control unit Member in community of guideline in Alexandria university Member in ASPAA *Quality experience : CPHQ Coarse 210 credit hour Member in infection control team in Alexandria university hospital Quality improvement officer in Maxillofacial surgery department Share in CEQAAP project Attend evidence based coarse Attend patient Safety workshop Lecturer in Infection control and hand wash campaign 230 credit hour on JCSI by AHRC in Alexandria university * Teaching Experience : Lecture of oral & maxillofacial surgery in MSA university Approved trainer in M-Ortho RCS Ed training coarse Cairo university Lecturer in Future university in M Ortho program Trainer in Implant program organized by Canadian academy of Esthetic dentistry

Dr.HATEM M. EL-DAMANHOURY

Specialization: DDSc , MDS ,BDS
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• Doctoral Degree of Dental Sciences (DDSc), (Operative Dentistry) Joint Supervision Post-Graduate Program, School of Dentistry, Indiana University, USA - Faculty of Dentistry, Suez Canal University, Egypt. • Masters Degree of Restorative Dental Sciences (MDS): Post-Graduate Restorative Dentistry Program, Faculty of Dentistry, Suez Canal University, Egypt. • Bachelor Degree of Oral and Dental Medicine and Surgery (BDS): with the degree of honour, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt. • CEREC Certified Trainer, International Society of Computerized Dentistry (ISCD), Austria. • Laser Safety Officer Certification, Sharjah University Laser Training and Research Center. • Board Certified, American Board of Operative Dentistry (ABOD), USA. • American National Dental Board Certification. The American Dental Association (ADA - Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations), USA. • Assistant professor of Operative Dentistry and Course Coordinator (Dental Clinical practice I and II), Department of General and Specialist Dental Practice, College of Dentistry, University of Sharjah. Sharjah, UAE. *Member, College Council, College of Dentistry, University of Sharjah. Sharjah, UAE • Chairman, Continuing Dental Education and Professional Development Committee, College of Dentistry, University of Sharjah. Sharjah, UAE *Member, faculty grievance committee, University of Sharjah. Sharjah, UAE.

Enjy Ibrahim Saleh El-Kimary

Specialization: Specialist In Paediatric Dentistry
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? BSc.Dental medicine &Surgery “June -2003”. General grade: "EXELLENT AND HONORSHIP” Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt. (The graduation list ranked me 11th.). ? Master's degree: Pediatric dentistry and dental public health." June 2010”. General grade “VERY GOOD "Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt. ? HAAD License: SPECIALIST PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY,UAE 2010. ? PALS PROVIDER: AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION “AHA” 2014. ? BLS CERTIFIED: AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION “AHA”2014. ? MOH license: General dentist -UAE 2007. ? Specialist in Pediatric dentistry: (Pedodontist), MOH, Alexandria, Egypt.. ? Master’s Degree: Science in Healthcare Administration,ATLANTA UNIVERSITY, USA (2012). ? Published paper in Journal of Pediatric Dentistry (April 2011).

Amr Hosny Mostafa Elkhadem

Specialization: BDS of Dentistry ,MSC of Prosthodontics ,PhD of Prosthodontics
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? Affiliation: Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (FICOI) ? Academic Career: Lecturer of Prosthodontics – Cairo University 2011 until now ? Scientific & administrative contributions: Program Director of Master degree in Implantology – Cairo University Assistant program director for the Master degree of Prosthodontics Coordinator and primary investigator of the computer aided implantology research team – Cairo University Developer of the “Simple guide kit” for guided implant placement Member of the higher committee of postgraduate studies and research – Faculty of Oral and dental medicine – Cairo University from 2012 until now

Victoria Wilson

Specialization: Dental Hygienist
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Diploma of Dental Therapy - Merit Diploma of Dental Hygiene - Distinction Award for Patient Management (Teacher training qualification as a dental health educator)

Dubai Implantarium 2

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Dr. Jörg Meister

Specialization: Department of Periodontology, Conservative and Preventive Dentistry
School: Bonn University Dental Faculty Welschnonnenstrasse 17 53111 Bonn, Germany

1986 - 1994 Study of physics at the Technical University in Darmstadt Priorities: laser und plasma physics, optics, spectroscopy, vacuum techniques 1994 Diploma examination as a “Physicist“ 1994 - 2000 Employment as scientist at the Institute of Lasermedicine, Hein- rich-Heine-University Duesseldorf 1998 PhD examination as Dr. rer. nat. 2000 - 2010 Employment as scientist for development in laser technology and fundamental research in laser medicine at the Department of Conservative Dentistry, Periodontology and Preventive Den- tistry, RWTH Aachen University since 2010 Researcher as a physicist at the Department of Periodontology, Preventive Dentistry and dental treatment, at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universita¨t Bonn

Dr. Sanoop George

Specialization: Endodontics & Conservative Dentistry
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MSc Health Science Management 2010 Atlanta University U.S.A Phd in Aug Alternate Medicine 2008 Indian Board of Alternative Medicines India Diploma Neuro Muscular Orthodontics 2007 International College of Neuro Muscular Orthodontics & Gnathology Italy Master of Dental Surgery Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics 2004 Rajiv Gandhi University India Bachelors in Dental Surgery - April 1999 Dentistry 1999 MGR Medical University India

Professional Diploma in Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry

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Beverley T. Watson

Specialization: Dental Hygienist
School: 2016 June: EMS Training Certificate 2011 November: TLI Cirtificate (Think Buzan instructor) Mind Mapping instructor 2003-2005: Diploma in Dental Hygiene - Guy’s, Kings and St. Thomas’s GKT Other Health Care related: 1996-1997: National Examining Board for Dental Nurses 1993-1995: BTEC National Diploma in Health Studies

>Has been in the Dental Industry for over 20 years choosing to specialize in Dental Hygiene and has lectured on such topics as Dental Whitening, Ergonomics, Oral Health and Piezon/Airflow technology. >Her Degree was awarded at Kings College London in 2005 and for 2 years she stayed in London gaining great experience and knowledge in UK. >For 8 years Beverley has been in the UAE which has allowed her to understand the level of care that is expected here. >She prides herself in pain free gentle but thorough Dental Hygiene cleanings. To help her with this she uses the latest in Airflow and Ultra Sonic Scaling Technology. >Since 2012 Beverley was the founder of a medical equipment distribution company, distributing Saddle seats, Ergonomic chairs custom made in Finland.

Prof. Khaled Ekram

Specialization: Professor - Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology department, faculty of Oral and Dental medicine.
School: Cairo University

- Ph.D (Doctor’s Degree), Oral and maxillofacial Radiology, branch of implantology. Faculty of Oral and Dental medicine, Cairo University, Egypt.2011. - M.Sc (Master’s Degree), Oral and maxillofacial Radiology, branch of implantology. Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt. 2008. - B.D.S (Bachelor of Oral and Dental Medicine): Faculty of Oral and Dental medicine, Cairo University, Egypt.2002. - Certified Licenses: • General practioner license since 2004 • Certified license for practicing dental radiology since 2004 • Certified EDS (Egyptian Dental Syndicate) Dental radiology specialist since 2008 • Certified EDS (Egyptian Dental Syndicate) Dental radiology Consultant since 20011. • Certified DHA (Dubai Health Authority) Dental radiology specialist since 2016 - Conferences National and International (speaker): • Keynote speaker at the Euro-Dental conference, Rome 2016 • Keynote speaker at the international conference of Oral & Dental disease, Dubai, UAE • Keynote speaker at the international dental Global Summit Dubai, UAE • Speaker at the 4th international symposium of CBCT, Finland • International conference of Digital Dentistry, Future University in Cairo. • Cairo University 4th International dental congress 2015

Dr Amr Ekram

Specialization: B.D.S, MDs , Ph.D. (Cairo University) - Former Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University.
School: Cairo University

Graduation and scientific degrees: - B.D.S (Bachelor of Oral and Dental Medicine): Faculty of Oral and Dental medicine, Cairo University, Egypt.2000. - M.Sc (Master’s Degree), Oral and maxillofacial surgery, branch of implantology. Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt. 2010. -Ph.D (Doctor’s Degree), Oral and maxillofacial surgery, branch of computer guided surgery and implantology. Faculty of Oral and Dental medicine, Cairo University, Egypt.2014. Continuous education and workshops as a speaker: - Videnti A-Z implant course (ESOR, DGOI, ICOI) - ASOR, ICOI Implant course - Tanta University Implant courses (2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015) - Alexandria Dental Syndicate (computer guided surgery). - Many other international and national implantology and computer guided surgery courses. Conferences National and International (speaker): - Kafr El-sheikh Faculty of Dentistry 1st dental conference 2014 - Egyptian Dental Syndicate International Congress (ESDIC) 2015 - Cairo University 4th International dental congress 2015 - 9th International Implantology Conference (ESDI)

Dr. Prem Nanda

Specialization: Specialist Orthodontist , Specialist Implantologist (DHA) - Diplomate, International Congress of Oral Implantology.
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Dr. Nanda has been in his private practice since 1976 and Clinical Dental Implantology Practice since 1990. Visiting Dubai UAE as a specialist since 2001. He was a former President of the Indian Dental Association and had delivered a wide range of lectures, courses and workshops at various Orthodontic and Implant Conferences. Winner of many academic awards, scholarships & Prizes. Currently Dr Nanda is a visiting Specialist Orthodontist and Implantologist at Medcare Hospital, Jumeira since the last 9 yrs.

Crawford Bain

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Crawford Bain is presently Professor of Periodontology and Director of Post-Graduate Periodontics, Hamdan Bin Mohammed College of Dental Medicine, MBRU.He was formally Associate Professor and Head of Undergraduate and Post-Graduate Periodontics; Director of Occlusion; and Director of Implant Dentistry, Dalhousie University, Canada.and Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of MSc in Dental Primary Care, University of Glasgow, UK As well as having General Dental Council (UK) recognition in 3 dental specialties, Professor Bain has Masters Degrees in Education and Business Administration. In addition to academic appointments he maintained a specialist referral practice for over 30 years. He has made over 350 presentations in 4 continents and published a textbook and 80 articles in scientific journals His current research interests include • The relationship of Periodontitis to Systemic Diseases (particularly Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases, Obesity and Low Birth Weight/Premature Birth) • Smoking as a risk factor in Periodontitis and Dental Implant Failure. • The relationship between Patient and Dentist Burn Out

Dr. Maanas S. Shah

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Dr. Maanas S. Shah undertook his specialist Residency training in Periodontology and received his Masters’ of Science in Dentistry at Boston University Institute for Dental Research and Education in Dubai in 2011. Prior to coming to Dubai, he started his professional career as a private Practitioner after graduating as a General Dentist in 2005 from Mumbai. He has lectured in various community based Health Awareness programs and conferences. He has helped deliver hands-on periodontal surgical courses for GDPs and Periodontists and has also published in globally based peer reviewed scientific journals. He is a part of the Editorial Board for International Journal of Dental and Medical Research and “International Journal of Scientific Study” group of Journals. Along with working as a Specialist Periodontist in a dental practice in DHCC, Dr. Shah continues to work in the Department of Periodontology at the Hamdan Bin Mohammed College of Dental Medicine, since 2011, and undertakes a wide range of specialist periodontal procedures and dental implants.

Dr. Kareem A. Mohamed Kamel

Specialization: Membership in Restorative Dentistry, Endodontics
School: Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

BDS DTQM, MRD RCSEd, FRDI, FDS RCSEd -Masters Degree in Operative Dentistry, Suez Canal University, Egypt. -Membership in Restorative Dentistry (MRD RCSEd), Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK. -Fellowship in Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK. -Diploma in total quality management, American University of Cairo, Egypt. -Lecturer in many Dental conferences & events, and holder of various awards from Dental Associations & Organisations all over the world.

Dr. Vincenzo D’Antò

Specialization: DDS, PhD, Specialist in Orthodontic
School: University of Naples “Federico II”

- Reasearch Fellow, University of Naples “Federico II” (Naples); researcher, “Bambino Gesù” Children’s Hospital (Rome). - Italian National Scientific Qualification (ASN) as associate professor of “Oral diseases” - Specialist in Orthodontics (70/70 cum laude), University of Naples “Federico II”

Dr Renaud Petitbois

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teaching at the University Nice-Sophia Dental School in France which is the ONLY University based Diploma in Basal Implantology, besides running his practice in Antibes, France. Having an experience of 15 yrs in Basal implantology he has been a keynote speaker on Diskimplants and Plate Form implants at various conferences. He runs Basal implantology courses for Implant Oral Club International and is the President of the Euro Implant Congress 2018 to be held in Nice, France.

Dr. Isabelle Finistorchi

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School: Graduated in Medicine at the University of Florence in 1993 with the maximum of ratings discussing an Experimental thesis on Extranodal Non Hodgkin Lymphomas.

*From 2015 Dr. Fini Storchi is the responsible of the coordination of the Laser Treatment of Snoring of the L.U.N.A. (Laser Users New Academy) Scientific Academy and keeps many Courses and lessons about that argument. *Since 2016 she is a visiting Professor in the Laser Center of the University of Genova directed by Prof. Stefano Benedicenti.

Dr. Philippe CHANAVAZ

Specialization: President of Oroface Institute, Anatomist
School: Faculty of Dentistry. Marseille University

Dr. Manuel CHANAVAZ

Specialization: Past Chairman, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Implantology. Anatomist
School: Faculty of Medicine, Lille University

Dr. Philippe ROCHE-POGGI

Specialization: Chairman of Department of Oral Surgery, Anatomist
School: Faculty of Dentistry. Marseille University

Dr. Hasanain H. Al-Khafaji

Specialization: PhD in Conservative Dentistry, MSc in Conservative Dentistry, BDS: Bachelor of Dental Surgery
School: Baghdad University, Iraq

-? More than twenty four years of dental practice combined with teaching experience in clinical, and academic fields in dentistry -? Clinical expertise as a general practitioner and a great interest in the Endodontics and Surgical treatments. -? Strong interesting in re-treatment endodontics in addition to conservative treatment. ?- Strong communication and computer skills RESEARCH PROCHECTS: 2008 ? (A Scanning Electron Microscopic Study to Evaluate The Levage Action of Irrigant Solutions on The Smear Layer) an M. Sc. Thesis ,College of Dentistry, Baghdad University. ? (Finite Element Stress Analysis of Different Implant Fixture Design). An Ph.D. Thesis ,College of Dentistry, Baghdad University. RESEARCH PUPLISHED Ah Khafagy Hasanen H. A three dimensional finite element analysis of the effect of cortical bone thickness on the stress distribution around single unite osseointegrated implants. International Dentistry Journal of South Africa. 2006; Vol. 8 No.5, 50-54. Al-Khafagy Hasanen H, ur Mustahsen Mohammed M, Noorani Tahir Y. Apical leakage of three different obturation techniques. Journal PDA 2009;Vol.18 No.1, 5-8 Al-Khafagy HJ. Influence of cancellous bone rigidity on stress distribution in bone around dental implant: A finite element Study. J Int Dent Med Res 2010; Vol. 3:No. 1, 11-14 Al-Khafagy HJ. Observations on dentine hypersensitivity in general dental practices in the United Arab Emirates. Emirates Medical Journal. April 2010

Dr. Marija Pavlovic

Specialization: Periodontist, Oral Medicine and Oral Implantologist (Medcare Hospital – Dubai, UAE)
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A highly experienced Dentist Specialist with more than 10 years work experience equality both in specialized dental practice as Periodontologist and Oral Implantologist and academic appointment as Assistant Professor at the Clinic for Periodontologyand Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, University of Belgrade. 2009: Implant placement course, Belgrade, Serbia, Program directors Prof. Dr V.Lekovic and Dr Ziv Mazor 2008: Basic surgical course for the implant system Nobel ReplaceTM Tapered Groovy, Belgrade, Serbia, Nobel Mentor Assoc. Prof. Z. Aleksic, DDS, MS, PhD 2008: Surgical course for Sinus Augmentation, Belgrade, Serbia, Program directors Prof. Dr V. Lekovic and Dr Ziv Mazor 2005: GCP Training Course in Pharm-Olam International (UK) LTD, Belgrade, Serbia 2003: Training Course “Publications in biomedicine” Institution for Medical Research, Vrnjacka Banja, Serbia

Dr Philippe CHANAVAZ

Specialization: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
School: Marseille University, France

• Specialised Degree in General Surgery • Specialised Degree in Oral and Maxillo-facial Surgery Skills : implant and bone augmentation surgery – orthognathic surgery • Postgraduate in microsurgical techniques • Postgraduate in implant and reconstructive surgery • Postgraduate in orthognathic surgery • Postgraduate in bucco-dental and maxillo-facial expertise • Master’s Degree in biological and human Sciences • Associate Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) • Member of the French Association of Implantology (AFI) • Member of the EACMFS (European Association for Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery)

Dr. Luc Berden

Specialization: Specialist in Intraosseous dental anesthesia
School: 1972: High School Diploma, College Hasselt, Belgium 1978: Algemeen Tandarts, KUL (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven), Belgium 2006: Specialization in intraosseous anesthesia by AFPAD, France

General practitioner in his own dental office in Borgloon (Belgium) since 1979 Lecturer NiVVT Lecturer NiVVT (Nascholingsinstituut Verbond Vlaamse Tandartsen ) for Intraosseous anesthesia ( Scientific division of the Flemish Dental Association VVT (Verbond Vlaamse Tandartsen), Belgium since 2014 International lecturer and trainer on intraosseous anesthesia Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Italy, Germany, Poland, Croatia, UAE. In collaboration with Dental Hi Tec, manufacturer of electronic systems for dental anesthesia, France since 2011 Member and Lecturer of the Dental Hi Tec Academy Appointed member of the Dental Hi Tec Academy since 2017 Lecturer and Trainer for the Dental Hi Tec Academy, delivering clinical knowledge, experience and expertise to improve dental anesthesia.

Dr. Claudio Farnararo

Specialization: DDS, graduated at University of Florence Dental School in 2004 Msc in Oral Surgery at the same University in 2007. Adjunct Professor Master of Endodontics Second University of Naples.( 2015) Founder in Florence and Naples where he teaches and gives hands-on courses.
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Member of Italian Association of Endodontics. International lecturer, he gave presentations at National and International Congresses.Private practice in Florence and Naples limited to clinical and surgical Microendodontics.