Prof Dr. Detlef Hildebran, Berlin. Germany
Prof Dr. Detlef Hildebran, Berlin. Germany

Dr. Detlef Hildebran was born in 1962 in Wetter / Ruhr . He graduated on Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg in 1992. In 1993 he worked as an assistant at the Prosthetic Polyclinic at the Faculty of Dentistry at Albert-Ludwigs University in Freiburg. In 1995 he defended his doctoral dissertation and until 1997 worked as an assistant professor at the Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg. From 1997-2005 he is the Head of the Department of Implantology and Special Prosthetics, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery / Plastic Surgery at . Campus Virchow Clinic. Since 1998 he works in his own private dental office in Berlin – Zoo with a focus on aesthetics, implantology, periodontology and microstomatology. Shows particular interest in navigation and robotics.

Since 2003 he is a Certified Oral Implant Educator for APW, BDIZ EDI and DGI.

Since 2006 he is a member of the Board of Directors of BDIZ EDI, and since 2007 he is General Secretary of BDIZ EDI.

Active member of: DGZMK, BDIZ EDI, DGI, DGZPW, DGP, DGAZ, EAO, AO

D-r. Erion Çerekja, Tirana, Albanija
D-r. Erion Çerekja, Tirana, Albanija

PAST, PRESENT ANT FUTURE OF DYNAMIC SURGERY

 

EDUCATION: 1997 – 2002, DDS, Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey

Dentistry Department, Faculty of Dentistry

2002 – 2004- Research Assistant, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department, Faculty of Dentistry

2004 – 2009- Ph.D., Doctorate Degree in Orthodontics, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey

Orthodontics Department, Faculty of Dentistry

2004 – 2009, Specialist in Orthodontics, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey

Orthodontics Department, Faculty of Dentistry

2009 – 2011, MBA, Organization & Management of Health Services Institutions

Universita Cattolica“Nostra Signora Del Buon Consiglio”/Tirana Albania –

Universita Cattolica Del Sacro Cuore/Roma, Italy

2011 – 2014, M. Sc. Master of National Security and Defense

Academy of Defense “Spiro Moisiu” Tirana, Albania

2016 – 2017, Political Studies Program

Albanian School of Political Studies, Tirana, Albania

2017 – …. M. Sc. Master in EU Business Law

Faculty of Law, Tirana University, Tirana, Albania

MEMBERSHIPS:

January  2016 – Date Member of Re-licensing Committee Order of Dentists of Albania October

2015 – Date Head of International Relations  Order of Dentists of Albania October

2015 – Date Editor in Chief, Periodic Journal Order of Dentists of Albania January

2015 – Date Chairman Albanian Turkish Business Council January

2013 – Date Representative in Turkey Tirana Chamber of Commerce and Industry July

2012 – 2016 Vice President of Governors Board SOS Children’s Villages Albania

July 2010 – July 2012 Member of Governors Board SOS Children’s Villages Albania

Assoc. Professor. Cristian Dinu, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Assoc. Professor. Cristian Dinu, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

HARD AND SOFT TISSUE AUGMANTATION IN ALVEOLAR RIDGE DEICIENCIES

 

Assoc. Professor, MD, DMD, MSc, PhD, Consultant in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Medicine and Pharmacy „Iuliu Hatieganu” Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

Founder of Med Artis Dent – private Clinic with activity based on oral implantology, esthetic dentistry and periodontology.

Extensively lectures in several national and international congresses of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Implantology.

Research member in 14 european and national scientific projects.

More than fifteen years of expertise in the field of oral implantology.

Received several prizes in national and international scientific events.

Author and co-author of more than 80 papers in national and international journals. Co-author of 8 speciality books.

General Secretary of the Romanian Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Member of European Association for Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery, International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Arbeitsgruppe fur Ostheosynthesefragen AOCMF, International Team for Implantology, etc.

Christian Berger, Oral Surgeon, Kempten/Germany
Christian Berger, Oral Surgeon, Kempten/Germany

President of the European Association of Dental Implantologists (BDIZ EDI)

President of the Bavarian Dental Chamber

Christian Berger was born in Kempten/Germany in 1957. Prior to becoming a dentist, he successfully completed the apprenticeship of a dental technician. He studied dentistry at the universities of Heidelberg, Antwerp and London to gain full academic qualification in 1984. In 1989 he received his degree as Dentist of Oral Surgery from the University of Heidelberg’s Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Since 1989 he runs his own dental practice in Kempten/Germany. His special interests are focussed on dental surgery, periodontology and aesthetics. Christian Berger was appointed certified expert witness in implantology, oral surgery, periodontology and prosthodontics of the Bavarian Dental Chamber and serves as instructor at their Science and Practice Academy in Munich/Germany. Since 2002 he is vice president of the Bavarian Dental Chamber and 2006 he was appointed head of the department of postgraduate education thereto. He has been serving as the vice president of the European Dental Association. Since 2005 he is president of the European Association of Dental Implantologists (BDIZ EDI). Christian Berger has published numerous articles and papers on prosthodontics, implantology and restorative dentistry in national and international journals. He has also been invited as lecturer for various national and international conferences and training programs and at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

Dr. Kleanthis Manolakis, PhD, Thessaloniki, Greece
Dr. Kleanthis Manolakis, PhD, Thessaloniki, Greece

SURGICAL IMPLANT PLACEMENT IN VIRTUAL REALITY ENVIRONMENT – INTRODUCING A NEW TRAINING MODEL

Dr. Kleanthis Manolakis was born in Thessaloniki, Greece.

He graduated from the School of Dentistry, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Germany in 1989. He also completed his thesis at the same university and was awarded the Ph.D. degree in 1991.

He was trained in fixed prosthodontics and dental implantology at the Center of Dental Medicine, Department of Prosthodontics and Department of Oral Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland (1993-1995).

Since 1995 he maintains a private practice specializing in esthetics and dental implants in Thessaloniki, Greece.

Founding member and since 2012 Treasurer of the Hellenic Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry. Country Chairman Greece for the European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry. Course director and instructor for international training courses.

Assoc.Prof. Mustafa Ramazanoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
Assoc.Prof. Mustafa Ramazanoglu, Istanbul, Turkey

THE ART OF TILTING IMPLANTS

Mustafa Ramazanoglu graduated from Marmara University Faculty of Dentistry in 2001 and enrolled in postgraduate program at the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Istanbul University Faculty of Dentistry where he earned his Ph.D. degree in 2008. He was visiting scholar at Charite Campus Virchow Hospital, Clinic and Policlinic for Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Plastic Surgery, Clinical Navigation and Robotics, and Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery , University of Erlangen in 2004 and 2008, respectively.  He became associate professor of the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Istanbul University in 2013 . He received price for the best poster presentation at the annual meeting of Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Society in Antalya (2012), poster presentation travel award at the annual meeting European Association of Osseointegration in Copenhagen (2012) and price for the best poster at International Conference on Oral & Dental Health in Las Vegas (2013). He has authored or co-authored original articles, review papers and book chapters about implantology and dental stem cells. His main area of research is focused on the biological basis of osseointegration, craniofacial bone tissue engineering, biomaterials and stem cells. His clinical interests lie primarily in the area of immediate loading and function of implants.

Prof. Ivan Tushek, Ph.D., University of Novi Sad,  Vojvodina, Serbia
Prof. Ivan Tushek, Ph.D., University of Novi Sad, Vojvodina, Serbia

MANDIBULE FRACTURE – THE CHALLENGE FOR PEDIATRIC DENTIST

University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Medicine, Clinic of Stomatology, Vojvodina, Serbia

Professor at the Faculty of Medicine in Novi Sad, Clinic of Stomatology with 35 years of experience at the Clinic of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, where he has been working as a specialist for 20 years. He received his PhD in 2009 at the same faculty. He has published 9 scientific papers in relevant journals in the last 10 years.

As a participant in domestic and international gatherings he has presented 70 scientific papers. He is a Visiting Professor at the Osijek Faculty and mentor of more than 30 graduate and specialist papers and doctorates. He is a peer reviewer in 5 domestic and foreign journals and author of two university textbooks. He is a member of the Dental Chamber of Serbia

Elaine H. Berkowitz, DMD, Pittsburgh, USA
Elaine H. Berkowitz, DMD, Pittsburgh, USA

“IMPLANT DENTISTRY FROM THE GENERAL DENTIST’S VIEWPOINT”

 Born:   Pittsburgh, PA  May 1, 1944

EDUCATION

  • Ohio State University, College of Dentistry, General Practice Residency, 1986-1987
  • University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine, DMD, 1981-1986
  • University of Pittsburgh, Vocational Education, BS, 1969-1980
  • Dental Assistant Certification Course, 1962

CERTIFICATION

  • University of North Carolina, Teacher Trainer Workshop in Dental Assisting, 1966
  • Certification, American Dental Assistants Association, 1963

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • American Dental Association, 1986-present
  • Association of Military Surgeons of the USA, Life Member since 1987
  • Academy of General Dentistry, 1988-1992
  • Academy of Dental Research, 1986-1987
  • World Health Mission,1988-present (Secretary, 1989)
  • PADIT ( PA Dental Identification Team), 1991-1996
  • Reserve Officers Association, Life Member since 1987 (President, 1994-1995; ROTC Chairperson, 1996-present)
  • Military Order of World Wars, Life Member since 1992 (ROTC Chairperson, 1999)
  • American Legion, Life Member since 2013

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

  • Prishtina University (Kosova), Lecturer, 2007, 2010-2011
  • Keynote Speaker, Japanese Gerontology Society, 2009
  • Ohio State University, School of Dentistry, Visiting Lecturer, Department of Community Dentistry, 1990-2006
  • Teacher, Dental Assisting (Expanded Duty Course), Health Careers, Medical,    Pittsburgh Board of Education, 1971-1981
  • Instructor, Secretarial Dental Assisting, Community College of Allegheny County, North Campus (part time), 1978-2004
  • Instructor, Dental Assisting, Connelly Skill Learning Center (part time), 1975-1978
  • Instructor, Dental Assisting, Manpower Program (part time), 1970-1971
  • Wrote Dental Assisting Curriculum for the Pittsburgh Board of Education, 1975
  • Wrote Dental Assisting Curriculum for a Private Dental Assisting School, 1969

RECENT AWARDS

2015 Doctor Honoras Causa..University of Prizren

2016.Caregiver Champion, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Prof Curd M.L. Bollen, Netherlands
Prof Curd M.L. Bollen, Netherlands

ARE ZIRCONIA IMPLANTS A REAL ADDED VALUE TO IMPLANT DENTISTRY?

Dr. Bollen was born in 1969 in Belgium and graduated in 1992 as dentist (DDS) at the Catholic University Leuven (Belgium). In 1996 he received his PhD on the thesis: “Full-mouth disinfection and hard surface smoothening reduce the subgingival bacterial load” at the same university. One year later he finished his MSc in periodontology & implantology under supervision of prof. dr. D. van Steenberghe. In 2016 he became MClinDent in aesthetic and restorative dentistry (University of the Pacific, US).

Dr. Bollen published more than 35 scientific articles in peer reviewed international dental journals and was author/co-author of 8 books/chapters in books. He is editor in chief of the Journal of Dental Health, Oral Disorders & Therapy and editor of 10 other online journals.

Formerly, he was active as consultant and researcher at different universities: Leuven and Liège in Belgium, Nijmegen in The Netherlands, Bonn and Düsseldorf in Germany. At the latter university he was clinical assistant professor (2010-2012). Recently, he was associate professor at the university of Manchester (UK) (2017-2018).

Actually, he is key opinion leader for the companies Z-Systems, TRI and NobelBiocare. Curd Bollen leads a multi-disciplinary dental clinic in the Netherlands, where his proffesional activities are limited to periodontology, implantology and halitosis. His main research-topic is ceramic dental implants. Actually, he is doing a clinical study on NobelPearl, granted by the company NobelBiocare.

Since 2018 is his board member and member of the scientific committee of the European Society for Ceramic Implantology (ESCI).

Аssociate Prof. Snjezana Pohl, Rijeka, Croatia
Аssociate Prof. Snjezana Pohl, Rijeka, Croatia

THE “ROBIN HOOD” APPROACH TO HARD TISSUE ENGINEERING

 

Snjezana Pohl is both doctor of human and dental medicine. She is a specialist in oral surgery and EDA certificated specialist for periodontology and implantology.

Currently she is joint owner and head of the Department for Oral Surgery in a private clinic (Rident). Designated as an assistant professor, she additionally is giving lectures at the Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology at the School of Dental Medicine of the University of Rijeka.

In 2015 she became a DentalXP expert and a lecturer at worldwide dental meetings.

As an active lecturer in the fields of implantology and periodontology she underlines the importance of minimally invasive techniques especially in a comprehensive treatment methodologies based upon Preservation of tissues such as Partial extraction therapies, autogenous tissue utilization, Osseodensification and others.

Prof. Dott. Angelo Cardarelli, Milan, Italy
Prof. Dott. Angelo Cardarelli, Milan, Italy

MINIMAL INVASIVE TECHNIQUE FOR THE REHABILITATION OF THE ATROPHIC JAWS WITH A REDUCED NUMBER OF IMPLANTS

Graduated with Lode in Dentistry and Dental Prosthetics at the University of L’Aquila in 2007. Specializing in Oral Surgery at the “Sapienza” University of Rome in 2010. He is a Adjunct Professor and tutor at the San Raffaele University of Milan. He is a Scientific Advisor to the Dental Clinic at the Department of IRCCS San Raffaele in Milan (Dean Prof. E. Gherlone). He work in Milan and Isernia, where he practices Implantoprotesis and Oral Surgery. Author of many publications, Speaker in National Congresses on Implantology and Oral Surgery. Member of the San Raffaele Implant Cultural Association, SIMO (Società Italiana Maxillo Odontostomatologica) and member of IAO (Italian Academy of Osseointegration).

Prof. Stefan Fickl, Wuerzburg, Germany
Prof. Stefan Fickl, Wuerzburg, Germany

CONTEMPORARY PROTOCOLS FOR IMPLANT RESTORATIONS IN THE ESTHETIC ZONE

2003               Dental degree at University Erlangen, Germany

2004               Doctor Thesis

2004-2007    Postgraduate Education in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry at the Institute of Periodontology and Implantology (IPI), Munich, Germany

2007-2009    Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (Chair: Dr. Dennis Tarnow) at New York University, New York, United States

since 2009    Associate Professor in the Department of Periodontology, University of Wuerzburg, Germany

2011               Habilitation (Privat-Dozent) and Venia legendi

Dr. Fickl is part of the editorial board of various dental journals, international speaker in the field of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry and author of more than 50 publications and book chapters.