Dr. Maurice A. Salama completed his undergraduate studies at the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1985, where he received his BS in Biology. Dr. Salama received his DMD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, where he later received his dual specialty certification in Orthodontics and Periodontics, as well as his implant training at the Branemark Center at Penn.
Dr. Salama is currently on the faculty of the Medical College of Georgia as Clinical Assistant Professor of Periodontics. Dr. Salama is a permanent member of the Scientific Committee of the world’s leading online Dental Education Website
He is also a member of the Team Atlanta Dental Practice which is a multidisciplinary practice world renowned for their clinical research in reconstructive and esthetic dentistry.
Master’s degree in Implants and Oral Rehabilitation, University Andrés BelloClinical training in the Branemark System;
Valdivia Clinic; with the patronage of the Branemark Osseointegration Center.
Clinical training in different areas of implant dentistry; Implants and Periodontics (UCLA), Implant Surgery (Loma
Linda School of Dentistry) Guided Surgery (Katolieke Universiteit Leuven). Diplomate Degree, Health Institutions
Management; Economics Faculty; University of Chile. Diplomate Degree, Executive & Marketing Management;
Economics Faculty; Catholic University of Chile.
Dr. Alvarez is a member and Director, Chilean Implant Society, the Latin American Academy of Osseointegration,
member (Constituent) of International College of Prosthodontist, and a professor of the Program, Implantología Buco
Prof. Machtei is currently the head of the Rambam School of graduate dentistry and chairman of the department of
Periodontology. He has earned his DMD degree from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and certificate of
postgraduate training in periodontology from Boston University. He served for over a decade as a senior faculty in
the department of periodontology at Hadassah School of Dental Medicine in Jerusalem before moving to the
department of Oral Biology at the State University of New York at Buffalo where he conducted several large scales
epidemiological and treatment studies at the PDCRC.
Prof. Machtei has published over 160 papers in peer review journals in addition to over 160 abstracts. For his
publications he won the Earl Robinson award of the American Academy of Periodontology, the Ana Halprin award of
the ISOMS and the Deutche Gesellschaft fur Paradontologie innovation award.
A specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS), Ph.D. degree in cancer research, anatomy and embryology.
Graduated from the Faculty of Dental Medicine of the Hebrew University and was a senior lecturer in the Department
of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University until 2008.
Since 2016 Dr. Schwartz-Arad is a Research Professor of the "Pharmacological Research in Dentistry Group" at the
Faculty of Dentistry, State University of Granada (Spain) and Visiting Professor, UCAM, Universidad Catolica De
Murcia, Murcia, Spain.
Dr. Schwartz- Arad is the author of 78 research papers focusing on immediate dental implantation, bone
augmentation procedures for dental implants, the influence of smoking on the success of dental implants.
Dr. Schwartz-Arad presented more than 100 papers in scientific meetings and she is a renowned national and
international lecturer. She is the author and editor of the books "Ridge preservation & immediate implantation" and
"Esthetics in Dentistry" published by Quintessence.
Dr. Schwartz-Arad is the Founder and President of "Conflict and Dialogue" study club and she is heading the
Schwartz-Arad Continuing Education center.
Dr. Schwartz-Arad is the owner and senior OMS of Schwartz-Arad Day-Care Surgical Center
Dr. Ramón has graduated from the Dental school of Nacional University of Colombia in 1997. He is a specialist in
Audiovisual Pedagogy - El Bosque University (Bogotá- Colombia) since 1999. He has a master in Comprehensive
Adult Dentistry (Prosthodontics and Periodontics), Fellow in Periodontal Plastic Surgery - University of Chile.
He is an associate profesor at the University of Antioquia (Medellín - Colombia) , a member of the Colombian
Association of Periodontics. He is also Cortex expert consultant for Latin America and Spain.
Dr Ramón is the co-author of the book: “Management of Peri-implant Tissues in the Aesthetic Zone - From a
Prosthetic Perspective” Amolca Publisher 2017 (Spanish) and also the co-author of different dental
publications in the topic of Implant Dentistry.
Completed BDS in the year 1995.
Appointed as Director, Dental Health & Sciences, SHUATS, University, Allahabad.
Awarded Honorary Fellow, BADI, Bangladesh Academy of Dentistry International.
Certified Trainer for Advanced Hard & Soft Tissue Regeneration Techniques, Urban Regeneration Institute, Budapest, Hungary in 2017.
International Speaker for World Congress of Ultrasonic Piezoelectric Bone Surgery, WCUPS 2018 in LA,California, USA 2018.
Appointed as KOL & Certified Trainer, Hard & Soft Tissue Regeneration for Geistlich India in 2018.
Served as Honorary Secretary, President, Vice President & CC Member for IDA Allahabad & IDA UP State, India for many years along with Scientific Committee Chairman for UP State IDA Conference for 2 years.
Director, Sahaj Dental Care & Academy since 1998.
Graduated from Dental school of Iasi University in 1992 and Law school of Ono College in 2005.
One of the founders of Cortex company. Senior Vice President of research and Development at Cortex dental
implants industries LTD.
Head of postgraduate training programs and academical activities of Cortex.
Worldwide lecturer as well as an owner of a private dental practice in Tel-Aviv, Israel.
Former Head of the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, The Padeh-Poriya Medical Center, Tiberias Israel
(2002-2014). In 1973 he graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry, at the Hebrew University, in Jerusalem.
Specializing in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Poriya Hospital, Tiberias, Israel, and Queen Victoria Hospital East-Grinstead,
England, and completed his specialization in 1980. Served as president of the Israeli Society for Oral & Maxillofacial
Surgery between 2001-2004. Awarded Senior lecturer at the Medicine Faculty of Bar Ilan University in Israel.
Over the years, Dr. Laster has invented and developed 20 innovative surgical instruments and techniques for fracture
fixation; Introduced a special new implant for post extraction immediate loading as well as an implant for implantation in
the resorbed posterior maxilla without the need for sinus floor lifting and bone filling.
In addition, he invented two special alveolar crest distractors. Dr. Laster authored 7 Chapters in 6 books and 29 articles in
numerous publications and is frequently invited to various centers, professional trade - shows and highly respected
conferences around the globe to lecture as a keynote lecturer and perform demonstrative operations
Graduate form the University of Montpellier, France 1979.
Specialist in General Surgery, Anesthesiology & Pain management.
Owner of Private Pain Clinic, Nice France.
President of SYFAC, international symposium on growth factors, Inventor of the PRF techniques: L-PRF, A-PRF & i-PRF
Author of several scientific publications.
A graduate of the University of Paris VII (France), Faculty of Dentistry (1980). He has been trained and worked with most of the available main implant systems over the past thirty years.
He is a Graduate in Surgical and Prosthetic Implantology of the University of Paris VII (1992). He obtains the Certificate in Clinical Periodontology of Tonnerre’s General Hospital (1994) and a Certificate of Advanced Education in Implant Dentistry at Loma-Linda School of Dentistry (U.S.A, 1992).
Dr. Abbou was a Consultant at the Faculty of Dentistry, Paris-France, Department of Oral Surgery. He taught Oral Implantology at the Faculty of Sciences at the University of Corsica (France) until 2012.
He has lectured extensively throughout France, Switzerland, Belgium, Portugal, Spain and Morocco. He has published several articles on surgical and prosthetic oral implantology.
In 2014, he founded a new company called “Si-CT Mieux” where experts come and contribute toward enhancing the knowledge and practice of dental surgeons.
Since 2016, Dr. Michel ABBOU directs and animates professional rubrics for several dental magazines
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