MDT Akihiko Yoshida, Japan
Master-Ceramists & Technician, Private practice
Technical instructor at Tufts University, Dept. of Post-Graduate Prosthodontics, in Boston.
Lecturer at Harvard School of Dental Medicine.
Executive Board member of SCAD.
Four-time Masterpiece Technician in the Japanese Quintessence of Dental Technology.
Lecture title: Communication for Esthetic Result in Digital Era
Mr. Yoshida graduated from the Dental Technician School at Nihon University, and then successfully acquired a dental technician position at the Tanaka Dental Clinic in Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan. In 1991. Mr. Yoshida was appointed as Technical Instructor in the Department of Postgraduate Prosthodontics at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1994. He has also been named Adjunct Faculty for the Center for Esthetic Dentistry at the University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry.
Dr. Fokion Iatridis, Greece
DDS, CAGS, Certified Specialist Prosthodontist (TUFTS USA)
Member of American College of Prosthodontists and
International College of Prosthodontists
Private Practice – UAE
Lecture title: Rules of Engagement for Immediate Full Arch Implant Supported Restorations
Dr. Fokion Iatridis is a certified specialist Prosthodontist. He graduated as a Dentist (D.D.S.) from the Aristotle’s University of Thessaloniki, Greece in 1998. In 1999 he joined Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine, Boston ,MA, U.S.A. and he graduated in 2002 as a specialist Prosthodontist. His clinical practice is limited to Prosthodontics, Implants and Esthetic Dentistry procedures and he has a special interest in the field of immediately loaded implants. He has also been involved in academic teaching at postgraduate level and he has lectured at national and international conferences.
Dr. Norah Alajaji – KSA
BDS, MSc, Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry,
Clinical Instructor, Princess Nourah University
Lecture title: Direct Esthetic Restorations; Simplified and Perfected
Dr. Norah Alajaji specialises in Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry, she acquired her BDS from King Saud University in 2007 and her Fellowship and Master’s Degree from Tufts University in 2014. After working for almost ten years in the government, Dr. Alajaji decided to focus on the private sector alongside her interest in teaching.
Dr. Petros Yuvanoglu, Greece
DMD. Summa Cum Laude, Cert. Prosth. (TUFTS USA)
Adjunct Faculty, Department of Prosthodontics, Tufts University School Of Dental Medicine
Prosthodontist, Implantologist, Dental Implantology, Private practice – UAE
Lecture title: Innovative Implant Design for Ultimate Aesthetics
Dr. Petros Yuvanoglu qualified as a dentist in 1995 receiving his dental degree summa cum laude from Semmelweis University, Budapest. He graduated with exceptional high grade, top of his class & with rank order No.1. In 1998, he completed his 3-Year full-time postgraduate Specialist Prosthodontist training at Tufts University, Boston, U.S.A. and was awarded his Certificate in the Dental Speciality of Prosthodontics. Since 1999 he is in full time private practice as a Specialist Prosthodontist working almost exclusively with Immediate Loaded Dental Implants. Together with Dr. Costa Nicolopoulos (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon) they are the co-founders of “Same Day Dental Implants” Clinic in DHCC, Dubai.
Dr. Taiseer Sulaiman, USA
DDS, PhD, Assistant Professor, Division Director of Operative Dentistry and Biomaterials
Department of Restorative Sciences, UNC School of Dentistry
Lecture Title: Zirconia Generations…Selection Criteria for Clinical Success
Dr. Sulaiman received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Mosul in 2003. He was appointed as a full-time clinical instructor in the College of Dentistry, University of Mosul and lecturer at the AEGD program at the Dental Specialty Clinics (2003-05). After that, he moved to Ajman in the UAE where he was a clinical instructor and clinic group director at the Ajman University of Science and Technology.
In 2010, Sulaiman moved back to the US where he joined the Tokushinkai Dental Group in California as a dental advisor. Sulaiman earned a clinical certificate in Operative Dentistry and a PhD in biomaterial sciences through a combined program supported by UNC and the University of Turku, Finland. He has been recognized with the 2014 Teaching Assistant of the Year Award and has been active in pre-clinical and clinical teaching.
Prof. Dr. Wael Att, USA
DDS, Dr Med Dent, PhD, DGPro, APL
Professor and Chairman, Department of Prosthodontics
Tufts University, School of Dentistry, USA
Lecture title: “Disruptive Technologies in Dentofacial Rehabilitation”
Prof. Dr. Att is a professor and Chairman of the Department of Prosthodontics at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He is also a professor of prosthodontics at the School of Dentistry, University of Freiburg, Germany. Dr. Att obtained his DDS degree in 1997 from Tishreen University and received the Dr Med Dent (2003) and PhD (2010) degrees as well as the title of extraordinary professor (2013) from the University of Freiburg. Dr. Att’s main focus is esthetic and implant dentistry as well as the implementation of cutting-edge digital technologies in both reconstructive and multidisciplinary dentistry.
Dr. Att is board-certified prosthodontist from the German Society of Prosthodontics and Biomaterials (DGPro) since 2004 and an active member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED), International Academy of Digital Dental Medicine, International College of Prosthodontists, and others. He serves as President of the International Academy for Digital Dental Medicine (IADDM), and President of the Arabian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (ARAED).
Dr. Waseem Radwan – KSA
BDS, Master of Advanced Studies in Microinvasive Aesthetic Dentistry, Doctorate Degree at University of Geneva, Switzerland.
Assistant Professor, Restorative Department – Riyadh Elm University, K.S.A
Lecture title: The Excellence of Minimally Invasive Dentistry
Dr. Waseem Radwan received his BDS degree in 2011 from Riyadh – Saudi Arabia. then he was granted his Masters of Advanced Studies in the field of Microinvasive Aesthetic Dentistry (Restorative) in 2015 from the University of Geneva – Switzerland, where he also completed his Doctoral degree (Clinical and Thesis). During the past years Dr. Waseem accomplished various teaching and research projects focusing on the field of aesthetic dentistry. After more than 7 years at the University of Geneva as well as in private practice, Dr. Waseem gained substantial experience while managing different esthetic cases.