Prof. Alberico Benedicenti (Genoa, Italy)
Professor at Faculty of Medicine- University of Genova (Italy) from 1970.
Director of human laser therapy and surgery center of IAHT (International Academy of High Tech).
Founding member of IAHT (International Academy of High Tech).
MD, Postgraduate in Plastic Surgery and Dentistry.
Author and co-author of 8 books on laser dentistry in Italian, English and Spanish, 280 publications (57 peer reviewed) in National and International journals.
Member or honorary member of 29 scientific societies in the field of laser therapy, surgery and high-tech.
Prof. Alberico Benedicenti
Prof. Stefano Benedicenti
Prof. Stefano Benedicenti (Genoa, 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. Norberto Berna (Rome, Italy)
Dr. Norberto Berna graduated with first class honours in Medicine and Surgery at Rome University “La Sapienza” in 1986 where he specialized in Odontostomatology. He has been using different laser wavelengths for more than twenty four years.
In 1987 he formed a study group dedicated to LASER applications on dental hard and carried out several researches on histology, microanalysis, scanning electron microscope and micro-radiography on laser effects at different wavelength emissions such as ArF, XeCl, Diode, Nd:YAG, Er,Cr:YSGG, Er:YAG, and CO2,. Besides, he has authored a number of clinical scientific articles as regard this subjects.
In 2000 Dr. Berna investigated the use of Er,Cr:YSGG on bony tissue; at the same time he achieved the first laser distraction osteogenesis, the first osteotomy maxilla sinus augmentation and crestal split.
In May 2003, after he had experimented and placed implants on some patients he registered his method patent, where the use of drill in osteotomy implant is completely replaced by laser light. This method makes sure that the performance during an operation is bound no more by drill geometrical shape, permitting so as to insert oval press fit implants in order to augment the contact surface between bone and implant and improve prosthesis emergency profiles.
Norberto Berna, MD DDS, maintains a private dental practise in his dentist’s surgery in Rome using the most advanced and refined technologies such as “Operating Microscope”, Laser with several wavelengths and “Cad-Cam system” which include “Simplant implantology Platform”, “Cerec AC” and “Cerec Inlab”.
He has been delivering lecturers nationally and internationally for many years promoting and introducing his laser surgical techniques all over the world.
Dr. Norberto Berna
Dr. Marco Bonelli
Dr. Marco Bonelli (Genoa, Italy)
From 1992: owner private dental practice
2000-2006: Tutor and Tutor 's "Advanced Techniques and Biological aspects in Implantology", Dental Medicine, University of New Jersey
2007-2010 Professor in the graduate program in Health Dental University of Genoa - Director Prof Paolo Pera
From January 2010 Professor a.c. Department of Sciences Integrated Surgical and Diagnostic - Director Prof. Stefano Benedicenti
- Adjunct Professor at University of Genoa
- Founding member and President of G.I.R. 2005 - 2008 (Group of Implant Research)
- Active member S.I.E. (Italian Society of Endodontics)
- Founding member and active dell'A.I.O.M. (Italian Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Microscopic). Currently National Council
Dr. Enrico Bernč (Milan, Italy)
Dr. Bernč graduated as a medical doctor from the University of Milan, Italy in 1988.
In 1990 he was nominated as a scientific member of “EMLA” (European Medical Laser Association) and “ELA” (European Laser Association). Additionally, in 1990, he was a teacher in a seminar on the use of vascular laser techniques, organized by the International Society of Laser Therapy.
During 1991-2, Dr. Bernč was scientific consultant on “treatment in congenital vascular malformation for Candela corporation, USA. Following this, he was appointed to the clinical faculty of laser therapy and laser surgery at the S.PIO – X in Milan, until today, where general surgery activity is prevalent.
In 2000 he was a teacher in advanced studies “use of laser light in cranio-facial disorders”, directed by Prof. A. Benedicenti as well as teacher and member of scientific group for diffusion of laser technology and aesthetic medicine at the Agora’ school, under the direction of Prof.A. Massirone.
In 2007, Dr. Bernč was appointed chief of the center for vascular malformations in paediatrics.
He currently uses several lasers in his daily practice: six vascular laser (532 nm, 1064 nm long pulse, dye laser 595 nm-candela, dye laser platinum 595 nm-candela, Diode laser with optical fibers).
He has received publications in International journals and has fulfilled theoretical/ practical roles in International workshops in Europe, Asia, South America and Australia.
Dr. Enrico Bernč
Dr. Paolo Calvani (Genoa, Italy)
Contract Professor at University of Genova and Florence.
Lecturer in laser-assisted oral surgery in the Msc Courses of Genoa, Rome, Parma, Nice, Sao Paolo (Brazil).
His fied of interest is related to oral implantology, GBR, laser surgery and laser periodontology.
He has been using operative microscope for the past ten years.
Co-author of the book “Atlas of laser therapy” with Prof. Alberico Benedicenti.
Private practice in Florence.
Dr. Paolo Calvani
Dr. Francesco Condomitti (Genoa, Italy)
Francesco Condomitti was born in London 20-4-1979.
Graduated as dental hygienist in 2003 at Genova’s University.
He start to use Laser therapy during his university studies and attendant the department of “Laser therapy in the craniofacial district”.
After graduation he continues to collaborate with Professor Stefano Benedicenti as tutor/teacher at the post graduated courses in dental laser therapy for Dental Hygienists and Dentists.
Dr. Francesco Condomitti
Dr. Rolando Crippa (Milan, Italy)
Dott. Prof. Rolando Crippa was born in Milan on 1958.
In 1984 he graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Milan.
Since 1989 he works at Italian Stomatologic Institute (I.S.I.) in Milan where he is currently Director of Oral Pathology and Lasertherapy Department.
In 1996 he received the degree certificate of Maxillo-Facial Surgery at the University of Milan and, in December 1998, he gained the Post-graduate in Implantology at the New York University College of Dentistry in New York City.
He’s founder member of I.A.H.T. (International Association of High Technologies), member S.I.P.M.O. (Italian Society of Oral and Medicine Pathology), A.L.D (Academy of Laser Dentistry), Vice-President and Clinical Coordinator of C.D.E. Italian Graduates Association College of Dentistry New York University.
He is a Contract Professor of CLOPSD University of Genoa in Italy, Adjunct Professor for the International Master in Laser in Dentistry (University of Genoa).
He is author of numerous articles in national and international journals and books of Oral Pathology and Laser Therapy.
Dr. Rolando Crippa
Dr. Nicola De Angelis (Acqui Terme, Italy)
Dr. De Angelis received his dental degree at Genoa University.
He completed the postdoctoral program with a Master course in periodontology at Siena University.
He is an International Member of the American Academy of Periodontology and a member of the Italian Society of Periodontology.
He is lecturer in Harvard School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania and Mayo Clinic Rochester MN.
Dr. De Angelis has published numerous articles on periodontology and implant surgery.
He is Assistant Professor at Genoa University. Dr. De Angelis is International Associate Editor of Journal of Periodontal Medicine and Clinical Practice.
Dr. De Angelis maintains a private practice in Acqui Terme - Italy.
Dr. Nicola De Angelis
Dr. Hoda El Hallal Rezkallah (Beirut, Lebanon)
Dr. Hoda El Hallal graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry in 1993 from Saint Joseph University, Beirut-Lebanon; she also got her Diploma in Oral Biology in 2006 from the Lebanese University, Beirut-Lebanon.
In 2012, she got a Fellowship in Laser dentistry.
In 2014 Dr. Hoda obtained her Master of Science degree in Laser Dentistry from the University of Genoa - Italy, where she is currently a new faculty member at the Department of Surgical Sciences and Integrated Diagnostics.
She is a general practitionner in her own clinic since 1995 in Beirut-Lebanon, and working since 2012 with two wavelenghts: Diode & Erbium:YAG lasers.
National & International speaker about laser application in dentistry, she already lectured in Lebanon, Italy and Egypt.
Dr. El Hallal is a reviewer in the peer review journal "Lasers in Medical Sciences".
Dr. Hoda El Hallal Rezkallah
Dr. Massimo Frosecchi (Florence, Italy)
1992. Graduate in Dentistry and Dental Prosthesys at University of Florence, Italy.
1994 Post graduate course in "Implantology and pre-prosthetic surgery" at University of Florence, Italy.
1995 Course " Advanced Course in Implantology and Bone Graft Harvesting" at New York State University at Buffalo, USA.
2000. Founder of Cenacolo Odontostomatologico del Giglio di Firenze, actually president of this association of continuos education in Dentistry.
2002-2003 Member of national committee of ANDI (Associazione Italiana Dentisti Italiani) for remote continuing education (FAD).
2002. Founder Member of Italian Society of Dental Ergonomics. (SIED).
2004-2015 Member of District Council of ANDI per la sezione di Firenze.
2005- 2008 Member of Regional Council of ANDI (Toscana)
2006-2007 Speaker at Post-graduate Course in Implantology at Universidade Guarulhos, Sao Paulo, Brasil.
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 Speaker at Master Course of Fixed Prosthesys at University of Florence, Italy.
2008 Visiting Professor at University degli Studi Gabriele D’Annunzio di Chieti Pescara, Italy.
Speaker in the same university in Master Course in Osseointegrated Implantology in 2007, 2008 and 2009.
2008-2009. Speaker in Master Course in Implantology at University of Pisa.
2008 Fellow of Italian section of ITI(International Team for Implantology), from 2005 international ITI speaker.
2008. Orgaizing hands on course in UNINOVE university, Sao Paulo, Brasile
2011. ITI Study Club Director for Toscana region.
2011-2012. Director and speaker in Clinical Course in Implantology at Clinic IPENO, Florianopolis, SC, Brasile.
2011. Speaker at Master Course in Implantology at University of Roma Tor Vergata in Rome and Tirana; Albania.
2011. Active member of International Piezosurgery Academy.
2011. Active member of GICC (Gymnasium Internazionale CAD CAM).
2012-2014. Speaker at Master course in Piezosurgery at university Federico II, Napoli, Italy.
2013 Speaker at Master Course in Microscopic Dentistry at Unversity of Genoa, Italy.
2013-2017 Contract Professor in Implantology and Scientific evidences at University of Genoa, Italy.
2013 Active member of AIOM (Italian Academy of Microscopic Dentistry)
Private courses and practice in Florence, Italy.
Dr. Massimo Frosecchi
Dr. Jihad Habli (Beirut, Lebanon)
Dr. Habli has practiced dentistry in his private clinic in Beirut, Lebanon since 1986.
He completed the Scientific Baccalaureate from the International College, Beirut, Lebanon in 1979 and graduated in dentistry in 1985, receiving the Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Bucharest in Romania.
From 2003 he has pursued postgraduate studies within Europe and the USA. His interests and achievements include endodontics, implantology advanced prosthodontics, oral surgery and facial aesthetics, utilising prominent centres and authorities to gain accreditation.
His recent interest has been the integration of lasers within each of his specialties.
Dr. Habli is a member of the Lebanese Dental Association, member of the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, Miami USA. He is a member of the Faculty of Medicine, Universita Degli Studi Di Genova.
Dr. Jihad Habli
Dr. Adbol Hamid Hazini
Dr. Abdol Hamid Hazini graduated in Dentistry at University of Genova (Italy) in 1991.
Master Degree in Periodontic Surgery and Implantology at University of Genova in 1993.
Active Member of the Italian Society of Endodontics (S.I.E.) since 1999. Certified member of the European Society of Endodontology (E.S.E.).
International member of American Association of Endodontics (A.A.E.) since 2007.
Assistant professor in Edodontics at University of Genova since 2005.
Teacher for the MASTER OF LASER at University of Genova.
Teacher for the International Fellowship of Advanced Endodontics at University of Genova.
Director of Ligurian Section of Italian Association of Dentists from 2004 to 2008.
He has been lecturing for national and international congresses and courses regarding Endodontics.
Registred with General Dental Council, Registration Number 210375, since 2011.
Dr. Adbol Hamid Hazini
Dr. Giuseppe Iaria (Brescia, Italy)
Dr. Iaria qualified in Medicine and Surgery at University of Milan in 1984.
Postgraduate dental qualifications (dentist and orthodontist) were obtained at the University of Milan in 1987 and 1989. Notable achievements in laser dentistry include:
Master ALD - Academy of Laser Dentistry (Palm Springs-CA February 1999).
Dental Laser Educator (UCSF - University of California San Francisco October 22, 2000) Certified ISLD - International Society for Lasers in Dentistry (Bergamo, Italy, 2004).
In 2001, the publishing house UTET published his text entitled "The Lasers in Dentistry and Oral Surgery". He is co-author of the Position Statement of the Science and Research Committee of the Academy of Laser Dentistry entitled "The Use of Laser Energy for the treatment of Oral/Dental Hard Tissues", Journal of Laser Dentistry, March 2007. Additionally, Dr. Iaria was a member of the Science and Research Committee of the Academy of Laser Dentistry (2006/2007). In 2011 he received the Leon Goldman Award for Clinical Excellence during the 18th ALD Annual Conference.
He is a lecturer on lasers in dentistry at the Universities of Genoa, Florence and Rome, as well as an organizer and teacher at the Master Course on Laser in Dentistry of the University of Genoa.
He works as a referee and editorial board member for several International dental journals and has held Consultancies with many International laser companies. Dr. Iaria has been a speaker at important National and International conferences and he has held more than 200 courses on the use of lasers in dentistry.
Dr. Iaria is President of I.A.H.T.-International Academy of High Tech and President of A.L.D.I. - Accademia Laser Dentale Italiana - Italian Study Club of the Academy of Laser Dentistry.
He works and lives in Brescia-Italy.
Dr. Giuseppe Iaria
Dr. Luca Lancieri
• Degree in Medicine and Surgery 13 October 1987 in Genoa.
• Postgraduate Diploma in Dentistry 10 October 1990 in Genoa.
• Continuing Dental Education Program at New York University.
• Postgraduate three years (1997 - 2000) in Periodontology and Implantology at New York University College of Dentistry.
• 2000 Founding Member and "Italian Association of New York University College of Postgraduate Dentistry" (IANYUP) Vice President.
• Italian Tutor at New York University in Periodontics and Implantology.
• Clinical Coordinator at "NYU Tutor Project in Italy" New York University College of Dentistry. CDE Italian Graduates Association.
• SIDP member (Italian Society of Periodontology).
• Founder of low-byological impact surgery.
• Inventor of the R.O.C technique for simplified bone regeneration.
• Inventor of the PEC piezo expansion crest.
• ORAL Biosurgery Founder.
• Liguria Tutor for Diode Creation Ltd Laser use.
• Professor, University of Genoa MASTER IN LASER THERAPY.
• Professor c. Odontostomatologic IV Clinical Dentistry, University of Genoa.
• Teacher at Periodontology Master at Genova University.
• Speaker at international courses and congresses.
• Author of national and international publications.
• Self-Employed in Genoa, devotes he focuses his activity mainly on Oral Surgery, Periodontology and Implantology.
Dr. Luca Lancieri
Dr. Alex Mathews (Konni, India)
Dr. Alex Mathews M. is Professor and Head of the Department in Prosthodontics at P.M.S College of Dental Science and Research. He also is Academic Director for the University of Genova, Italy’s training programs in Laser Dentistry in India and Guest Speaker and Honorary Faculty at Datta Meghe University, Wardha, Maharashtra. He is also Former Guest Speaker at the Manipal University, Manipal, for the Advanced Postgraduate Diploma Programme in Laser Dentistry. He is also a Nobel Biocare Fellow in Implantology.
• Specialized in Prosthodontics and passed with Honours from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore as 2nd Rank holder in 1999
• Nobel Biocare Fellow in Implantology in 2006
• Diplomate of Aachen University, Germany in 2008 with honours and was appointed Formerly as a Speaker on the panel of speakers for the Indian Academy of Laser Dentistry (IALD)
• Course Director for the University Degli Studi, Genova, Italy, Advanced Diploma Programme in Laser Dentistry at the DMIMS (DU) at Wardha, Maharashtra
• National Board of Editors, International Journal of Laser Dentistry
• On the panel of Peer Reviewers for the Journal - Lasers In Medical Sciences
• On the panel of Peer Reviewers for the Journal of Interdisciplinary Dentistry
• Fellow of Pierre Fauchard Academy (PFA)
• Member, Indian Prosthodontic Society (IPS)
• Member, Indian Dental Association (IDA)
• Founder Member, Indian Society of Prosthodontics-Restorative and Periodontics (ISPRP)
• Member, Indian Society of Oral Implantologists (ISOI)
• Former Member, Saudi Dental Society
• Has several research projects running currently and several papers presented in National and International conferences. Has publications in National and International journals to his credit
• Was on the faculty panel of Manipal University, Manipal, India
• On the faculty panel of Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, Maharashtra.
• Has lectured extensively and conducted courses at the National Level in the field of Prosthodontics and Laser Dentistry
• Has served with the Ministry of Health, Saudi Arabia
• Presently serves at the P.M.S College of Dental Science and Research as the Professor and Head of the Department of Prosthodontics at Trivandrum, India
Dr. Alex Mathews
Prof. Vassilios Kaitsas
Prof. Kaitsas was born in Khorinthos, Greece, in 1950. Dental Degree at the University of Thessaloniki in 1974, in 1986 he has achieved his PhD degree on Dental Materials in the same University. He frequently has attended Continuing Education Courses at the University of Los Angeles, Berlin, Amsterdam and Ginevra.
In the triennial 1990-93, has been Teaching Professor at the University of Sacro Cuore Dental School in Rome.
Since 2001, he is in charge of teaching the Restorative Dentistry part, either in the course “Laser and Dentistry” or in the course “Adhesive and Aesthetic Dentistry”, both run at the University of Genova Medical School.
He is member of the Stomatologic Association Amici di Brugg, Active member of Italian Academy of Restorative Dentistry, International Academy of Dental Materials, Italian Society of Endodontics, European Society of Endodontology8ESE), European Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry, Italian Academy of Microscopic Dentistry and actually the president, International Group of Stomatologic Research, International Academy of Dental Research, Italian Society of Anatomy and many other Italian and International Academies.
He is author of two monographs on Restorative Materials, a Dental Materials book (written in greek) and more than 80 scientific articles in Restorative, Endodontics and Dental Materials.
He is co-author with Prof. Luciano Fonzi of an Anatomy book, a book for Dental Hygienists and another for Dental Assistants published by Scuola ANDI Latium (Viterbo).
He has lectured extensively at the Ordine dei Medici di Roma, Milano, Bari, Foggia, Catania, Palermo, about Restorative Dentistry and Dental Materials.
Prof. Vassilios Kaitsas
Dr. Francesco Maria Manconi
• He graduated in Dentistry in Genoa - Italy (Professor Stefano Benedicenti) with an experimental research about Er:YAG Laser effects on hard dental tissue.
• Contract Professor in Genoa – Italy, MASTER Laser Dentistry.
• Lecturer in national and international Congress worldwide about Laser application in Dentistry.
• Private Practice in Genoa, Italy.
Dr. Francesco Maria Manconi
Dr. Claudio Modena (Milan, Italy)
Dr. Modena received his dental degree at Milan University. After graduation he has been grant holder and resident doctor at oral medicine and maxillofacial division at Verona City Hospital from 1989 until 1994. During the '90ties he was visiting doctor at UCLA, Boston University and Pennsylvania University. Lerner at dr. Carlo Tinti office he improved advanced technique in implant and periodontal dentistry focusing on regenerative surgery and soft tissue management. He acquired post-graduation degree in "use of new technologies and lasers in dentistry" at Genoa University.
He is active member of the Italian Academy of Microscopic Dentistry and founder of newGIR (www.newgir.org) a private group of clinical research in dentistry. Speaker in national and international congress actually he is clinical assistant professor at Genoa University.
Dr. Claudio Modena
Dr. Giovanni Olivi (Rome, Italy)
Giovanni Olivi is Contract Professor of Endodontics at the School of Dentistry - University of Genoa and Board Member and Professor at the Master Course in Laser Dentistry at the same University.
In 2002 He completed the postgraduate laser course at the University of Florence, Italy. In 2004 he achieved the laser certification from ISLD. In 2006 He achieved the Advanced Proficiency from the Academy of Laser Dentistry and in 2009 he achieved the Master status also from the ALD.
Giovanni Olivi is the 2007 recipient of the “Leon Goldman Award” for clinical exellence from ALD.
He is Founder Fellow and Board Member of IAHT (International Academy of High Tech), active member of AIOM (Italian Academy of Microscope Dentistry), SIE (Italian Society of Endodontics), SIOI (Italian Society of Pediatric Dentistry) as well as active member of the ALD (Academy of Laser Dentistry) where He is also co-coordinator of ALD Italian Study Club.
He lectured worldwide in the field of Laser application in Dentistry.
Dr. Olivi is Author of over 40 articles on dentistry topics and Author of the books “Laser in Dental Traumatatology” (in Italian, 2010 - Ed.Martina, Bologna-Italy) and of “Pediatric Laser Dentistry: a user’s guide” (in English, 2011 - Quintessence Publ., Chicago-USA).
Giovanni Olivi maintains his private practice in Endodontics, Restorative and Pediatric Dentistry in Rome, Italy.
Dr. Giovanni Olivi
Dr. Steven Parker (Harrogate, UK)
Dr. Steven Parker studied dentistry at University College Hospital Medical School, University of London, UK and graduated in 1974. He maintains a Private Practice in Harrogate, UK.
Dr. Parker has been involved in the use of lasers in clinical dentistry since 1990. He is closely involved in the provision of education in laser use in dentistry. He served as President of the Academy of Laser Dentistry in 2005-6. In addition, Dr. Parker holds Advanced Proficiency status in multiple laser wavelengths and completed the Academy Educator Course at the University of California, San Francisco in 2000.
He was awarded Mastership of the Academy of Laser Dentistry in 2008.
Awards gained with the Academy of Laser Dentistry have been the Leon Goldman award for excellence in clinical laser dentistry (1998) and the Distinguished Service Award (2010).
In 2009, he was appointed Professore a contratto and International Coordinator of the Master of Science (MSc) degree programme in laser dentistry at the Universitā degli Studi di Genova.
Dr. Parker has contributed chapters on aspects of laser use in dentistry in several text books and multi-media platforms. Additionally he has received publication of many peer-reviewed papers on the use of lasers in dentistry, including a series “The Use of Lasers in Dentistry” published in the British Dental Journal in 2007 and later as a textbook.
He was the dental consultant to the UK Medical Health Regulatory Agency (Dept. of Health) in the 2008 publication "Guidance on the safe use of lasers, intense light source systems and LEDs in medical surgical dental and aesthetic practices”.
He serves as associate-editor of the Journal of Lasers in Medical Science. In addition, he serves as referee for many peer-reviewed dental journals worldwide.
Dr. Steven Parker
Dr. Andrea Polesel (Genoa, Italy)
Dr. Andrea Polesel graduated in Dentistry, summa cum laude, at the University of Genoa (Italy) in 1995. Active Member of the Italian Society of Endodontics (SIE) since 2001, Active Member of the Italian Academy of Restorative Dentistry (AIC) since 2014, Certified Member of the European Society of Endodontology (ESE), Associate Member of the American Association of Endodontists (AAE). Since 2014 he has been a member of the admission committee of the SIE. Regional Cultural Secretary for the SIE (2009-2013). Since the academic year 2007, he is an Adjunct Professor of endodontics at the University of Genoa and since 2015 he is teacher for the International Fellowship of Advanced Endodontics in this University. Author of national and international articles on endodontics, aesthetics and adhesive restorative, he has also published two chapters in endodontic books. National lecturer on various topics and teacher in educational programmes and courses in Italy. Private practice in Endodontics, Restorative Dentistry and Surgery in Arenzano and Genoa, Italy. He can be reached at email@example.com.
Dr. Andrea Polesel
Dr. Riccardo Poli (Turin, Italy)
Dr. Riccardo Poli studied dentistry (DDS) at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of University of Turin, Italy, and graduated in 1993.
Since 1995 he maintains a Private Practice in Turin, Italy. His main work regards therapies of Endodontics, Prosthetic Dentistry, Oral Surgery and Laser Dentistry.
From 1990 Dr. Poli attended many post University Courses (Endodontics, Periodontology, Medical Hypnosis, Conscious Sedation, Dental Management, Implantology, Prosthetic Dentistry, BLS, BLSD, PBLSD, ALS - LASER Dentistry…).
2006 MASTER in NLP.
2013-2014 MSc in LASER Dentistry (University of Genoa, Italy).
Speaker for University of Turin.
From 2015 Member of Faculty of Medicine of Genoa, Italy (Department of Surgical Sciences and Integrated Diagnostics).
He published on several Italian and International scientific journals.
Speaker in National and International Courses.
Peer-reviewer for several dental journals worldwide.
Dr. Riccardo Poli
Dr. Denise Irene Karin Pontoriero (Brescia, Italy)
Dr. Denise Pontoriero graduated in Dentistry, summa cum laude, at the University of Brescia (Italy) in 1997.
Active Member of the Italian Society of Endodontics (S.I.E) since 2000. Certified member of the European Society of Endodontology (E.S.E), Active Member of the Italian Academy of Microscopic Dentistry(A.I.O.M). Fellow of the International Academy for Dento Facial Esthetics (IADFE).
Since 2013 she is S.I.E. Regional Cultural Secretary.
She has been lecturing for national and international congresses and courses regarding Endodontics and she participated as visiting professor for the Master in Periodontology at the University of Genoa in 2011, and for the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia U.S.A. in 2012.
Adjunct professor in Edodontics at the UNIVERSITY OF GENOA since 2014. Teacher for the MASTER OF LASER at UNIVERSITY OF GENOA. Teacher for the INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP OF ADVANCED ENDODONTICS - UNIVERSITY OF GENOA.
She mantains private practices limited to Endodontics and Micro-dentistry in Brescia and Genoa, Italy.
Dr. Denise Irene
Dr. Roger Rebeiz (Saint-Joseph, Lebanon)
Graduated from Saint-Joseph University (Lebanon) in 1981. In 1984, he obtained a Certificate in Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics from University of Paris V (France), and in 1987 he obtained a Master in Endodontics from University of Paris VI (France).
In 1991 he obtained the title of Professor in the Department of Endodontics in Saint-Joseph University (Lebanon) and was the Director of the postgraduate program of Endodontics and Chairman of the Department of Endodontics at Saint-Joseph University, Lebanon.
He has published many papers in the dental literature and has lectured, and gave courses and workshops in many countries: Lebanon, France, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, Canada, Malaysia, Erbil, Dubai, Syria, Jordan, Algeria, Tunis, Morocco, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, and Armenia.
Currently he is the Director of the "Dental College", school of dental continuing education and training in Lebanon, and a private practitioner.
Dr. Roger Rebeiz
Dr. Ercole Romagnoli (Milan, Italy)
Ercole Romagnoli graduated in Dentistry and Dental Prosthesis at the University of Milan.
Laser user since 2001, he achieved a postgraduate certificate in Laser dentistry at the University of Florence in 2002.
Certified by ISLD in 2004, he has been professor a.c. at the University of Florence and teacher at the postgraduate courses in Laser dentistry at the Universities of Florence and Siena.
Past President of the International Academy for laser assisted Dentistry (AIOLA) he is currently professor a.c. at the University of Genoa and teacher at the Master course in Laser Dentistry at the same University.
Lecturer in courses and congresses, he is member of the Dental committee of the Medical and Dental association of Milan.
He practises in Milan, and is particularly interested in the physical and biological aspects of Laser tissue interaction.
Dr. Ercole Romagnoli
Dr. Wayne Selting (Colorado Springs, Colorado USA)
Dr. Selting received a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and a Master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from Marquette University and a Doctor of Dental Surgery from Creighton University. He is the former Chief of Biomedical Engineering for the US Army Institute of Dental Research in Washington DC and a former consultant on Biomedical Engineering to the Army Medical Research and Development Command.
Dr. Selting is the author of numerous research papers published in both medical and dental journals and has been a special lecturer on the faculty of the US Army Dental Post-graduate School and the George Washington University. He is currently Professor a.c. Faculty of Medicine, University of Genoa, Italy.
Dr. Selting presents his research findings internationally. In 2011, he was the recipient of the prestigious TH Maiman Award for Excellence in Dental Laser Research. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Laser Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.
Dr. Selting is associate editor of the Journal of Laser Dentistry and performs peer review of scientific articles for the Journal of the American Dental Association, Lasers in Medical Science and the Journal of Laser Dentistry. He is a member of the Science and Research Committee of the Academy of Laser Dentistry.
Dr. Selting now maintains a laser and cosmetic practice in Colorado Springs, Colorado and conducts independent self-funded research on dental lasers.
Dr. Wayne Selting
Dr. Gianfranco Semez (Trieste, Italy)
1985: graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Verona.
1985-7: attended the odontoiatric clinic under Prof. P. Gotte of the same University.
1987-90: visiting doctor in odontostomatological section under Prof. G. Sossi of the "Children’s Hospital Burlo Garofolo".
1989: member of A.I.O.P. (Italian Academy of Prosthodental Odontology). Attending specialization courses in implantology, parodontology and aesthetic dentistry.
1997: research into biomechanics, holding conferences both at home and abroad.
2000-1: took part in an advance course in implant-prosthesis held by Dr. L. Prosper.
2002: Diploma from the U.N.S.A. (University of Nice Sophie Antipolis) in the use of lasers in odontostomatology under Prof. J.P. Rocca.
Speaker for the University of Nice on work carried out on hard and soft tissues with Er:YAG at national and international congresses.
2003: Member of A.I.O.L.A. (Italian Academy of Laser Odontology).
President of C.L.O.D. (Laser Centres Odontology and Dermatology)
Enrolled in the Master course in laser odontology (Applications Lasers en Odontologie) at the U.N.S.A..
Is qualified as scientific consultant and clinical expert of Fotona’s equipment.
2004: Contract Professor (A.U.R.) into the UNSA. Co-ordinator and teacher in the Master on using lasers in dentistry in the same University.
- Contract Professor in University of Parma, in oral pathology departament under Professor Bonanini. Teacher in course of advances laser surgery (under Professor Vescovi) in the same university. Obtains the Master in oral lasers applications into the UNSA. Teach at the course of advanced pediatric dentistry c\o University of Udine under Professor Politti, coord. Professor Zermann.
2006: Speaker in Liegi University for EMDOLA in Er:YAG laser. Contract Professor(A.U.R.) into the UNSA. Co-ordinator and teacher in the Master on using lasers in dentistry in UNSA.
2007: Member of WFLD (World Federation of Laser Dentistry)
2008-09: Cultural secretary of CLOD (Centri Laser di Odontoiatria e Dermatologia) Contract. Professor(A.U.R.) into the UNSA. Co-ordinator and teacher in the Master on using lasers in dentistry in UNSA. Fellow of ADI (Academy of Dentistry International)
2010: Director of theoretical and pratical courses in Triest about laser integrated dentistry and esthetic.
Associated Professor in the University Victor Babes in Timisoara (Romania)
Coordinator of the EMDOLA program in University of Nice Sophie Antipolis (France) and Timisoara (Romania).
2011: PhD student at the University Victor Babes in Timisoara (Romania)
Visiting Professor and teacher at University of Liegi (EMDOLA)
2013: Member of the education college of EMDOLA
2015: Coordinator of the advances course in Laser Dentistry at the University of Genoa (Italy).
Dr. Gianfranco Semez
Dr. Antonio Signore (Rome, Italy)
Antonio Signore earned cum laude his Dr. in Dentistry degree from the University of Rome “Tor Vergata” in 1998 and received postgraduate training in fixed Prosthodontics, Operative Dentistry and Endodontics. Since then he works at his private practice of Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry in Rome.
He obtained in 2006 his PhD in Oral Science from the University of Siena and is currently Assistant Professor at the Department of Integrated Surgical and Diagnostic Sciences (DI.S.C.) at the University of Genoa, Italy. His current research focuses on restorative dentistry, dental materials and adhesive prosthodontics.
Antonio Signore is the author of numerous clinical and research articles on adhesive dentistry and science of dental materials. He is active member of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR), of the European Society for Biomaterials (ESB), of the Academy of Dental Materials (ADM) and of the International Academy of High Tech (IAHT). In addition, he has held fellowships, workshops and lecturer positions at Universities in Europe, Russia and Middle East; farther he serves as referee for peer-reviewed international dental journals.
Dr. Antonio Signore
Dr. Luca Solimei (Genoa, Italy)
Graduated in 2003 with honors in the Degree in Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Genoa.
Active member of Amici di Brugg, active member of the Italian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (iAED) and ordinary member of the Italian Academy of Prosthetic Dentistry (AIOP).
Professor a.c. at University of Genoa, Italy - Department of Surgical and Diagnostic Sciences (D.I.S.C) - Prof. S. Benedicenti.
Speaker at national and international conferences.
Private practice in Genoa, devoting himself exclusively to Restorative Dentistry with particular attention to CAD/CAM technologies and aesthetics.
Dr. Luca Solimei
Dott. Giorgio Tonoli (Genova, Italy)
Graduate in Odontolog and Dental Prosthesis in 2003 at Genoa University, disputing an experimental thesis bearing the title “Use of Laser Light in Endodentistry”. Spokesman Professor Stefano Benedicenti.
Master of clinical Posturology at Pisa Univeresity in 2010
Lecture at the Annual Course “Use of Laser Light in the skull-face area” directed by Professor Alberico Benedicenti at Genoa University in 2005.
Person in charge of the Scientific Area of course “Clinical Posturology:from manual techniques to laser”.
Member of a team at the Departmental Center of Laser Therapy and Surgery of Genoa University directed by Professor Alberico Benedicenti in 2003.
Dental Consulting room in Genoa.
Dott. Giorgio Tonoli
Dr. Nicola Vanuzzo (Padua, Italy)
Dr. Nicola Vanuzzo received his dental degree magna cum laude at Padua University in 2003. He has dedicated himself mainly to the oral surgery and prosthodontics, in particular using a microscopic approach. He is a member of AIOM (Italian academy of implant Research) since 2007, active member since 2010.
Also a member of the New Gir (new Group for Implant Research). In 2004 and 2006 has participated in the course "Advance Techniques and Biological Aspects in Implantology" at UMDNJ (University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Dental School, USA).
Since 2006 he is actively engaged in "Digital Dentistry" with particular attention to the surgical and prosthetic aspects.
He has completed his Master’s Degree in Forensic Odontology at the University of Florence in 2012, in 2013 the specialization course in "Microscopy Operative Dentistry" at University of Genoa and in 2014 he completed the course in "Using the laser and new technologies in Dentistry".
He is a member of ANDI (National Association of Italian Dentists).
Contract Professor at the University of Genoa, co-author of several publications related to surgery and forensic medicine and conducts activity of private practice in Padua.
Dr. Nicola Vanuzzo
Dr. Attilio Venerucci (Genoa, Italy)
Dr. Attilio Venerucci graduated in Dentistry at the University of Genoa in 1988. Since 1990 he has been part of the faculty of Endodontics of the University of Genoa, where he is Assistant Professor at the Master in Laser Dentistry directed by Prof. Benedicenti.
He has attended courses in endodontics held by Herbert Schilder, Arnaldo Castellucci, Cliff Ruddle, the two-year course in periodontology held by Jan Lindhe, Jan Wennstrom and Tord Berglundh and the annual course in the prosthesis held by Mauro Fradeani.
He is an active member of the Italian Academy of Microscopic Dentistry.
Lecturer in courses and congresses, Attilio Venerucci has a clinic in Finale Ligure and works as a consultant in clinics in Savona, San Remo and Milan.
Dr. Attilio Venerucci
Dr. Claudio Pasquale (Milan, Italy)
• Graduated as Dental Hygienist in 2007 at “Universitā degli studi di Milano”.
• Collaborator at “DISC” in Genoa's University since 2010
• Professor at the international master of laser dentistry in Genoa’s University since 2013
• Lecturer at the Dental Hygienist advanced courses “ The use of Laser in the cranial-facial district” since 2012
• Spokesman in many national and international events
• Author of many publications
• Works in Lombardy, Italy
Dr. Claudio Pasquale
Dr. Rita El Feghali (Beirut, Lebanon)
Dr. Rita El Feghali is a dental surgeon who graduated from the University Saint Joseph in Beirut, Lebanon-year 1993.
She obtained her Master of Sciences degree in Laser Dentistry in 2014 from the University of Genoa, Italy, where she is currently teaching in the Department of Laser Surgery and Laser Therapy.
She has presented many lectures and hands-on clinical courses on the use of laser in Dentistry in Italy, Lebanon and other countries.
Dr El Feghali is a reviewer in the peer review journal “Lasers in Medical Science”.
In her private practice, she works with three laser wavelengths, Diode 980nm, Nd:YAG 1064nm and Er:YAG 2940nm.
Dr. Rita El Feghali
Dr. Reem Hanna (London, UK)
Dr. Hanna is an Associate Specialist in Oral Surgery at King’s College Hospital and Honorary Senior Clinical Specialist Teacher in Oral Surgery at King’s College London Dental Institute since 2007. She is a registered specialist in Oral Surgery with the General Dental Council/UK in 2002. Dr. Hanna held various surgical training positions in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery units in UK for 4 years prior undertaking her position at King’s College Hospital in 2004.
Dr. Hanna is was appointed as a Professore a contratto at the Department of Surgical Sciences and Integrated Diagnostics, University of Genoa, Italy in 2015. She is a faculty member who teaches on the Master of Science in laser dentistry program and the Fellowship Diploma program in laser dentistry at University of Genoa. She is the Leader and coordinator of the UNIGE fellowship in laser dentistry programs and other dental courses in UK.
Dr. Hanna teaches undergraduates and postgraduates’ students at King’s College London Dental Institute/UK. Also, Dr. Hanna lectures on the Master programs in Implantology and oral surgery /City University London. She is involved in organising and coordinating postgraduate courses.
Dr. Hanna is heavily involved in clinical and educational research. Her great interest is the use of photobiomodulation in the management of nerve injury after third molar and dental implant surgery and in the management of oral neuropathic conditions.
Dr. Hanna is an examiner at the Royal College of Surgeons England.
Dr. Hanna leads the laser services of oral surgery department at King’s College Hospital and she is the laser protection supervisor.
Dr. Hanna lectures nationally and internationally the evidence-based practice of oral laser applications in the field of oral surgery and oral pathology. She is a peer reviewer of various scientific journals.
Dr. Hanna’s qualifications and achievements: -
- Master of Science in laser dentistry/ University of Genoa/(UNIGE) in 2014.
- Fellowship Diploma in Laser Dentistry/ University of Genoa in 2013.
- Won the first prize for best poster presentation at the International Congress in Laser Paediatric Dentistry/ Organised by University of Genoa in 2012.
- Certified Educational Supervisor/Royal College of Physicians/UK in 2011.
- Standard Proficiency Certificate in Laser Dentistry/Academy of laser Dentistry in 2008.
- Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice/King’s College London/UK in 2007.
- Diploma in Conscious Sedation/King’s College London/UK in 2005.
- Achieved her specialty in Oral Surgery/United Kingdom in 2002.
- Master Degree in Oral Surgery / Eastman Dental Institute/University College London/UK in 1998.
- Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine /UK
Dr. Reem Hanna
Dr. Eugenia Anagnostaki (Athens, Greece)
Dr. Anagnostaki graduated from Hamburg University Dental School in 1997 and worked in a group practice in Hamburg Germany from 1997 to 1999. Since 1999, she has been in private practice in Rethymno-Crete-Greece.
Dr. Anagnostaki has been involved in laser dentistry since 2002 using first Er:YAG, then since 2004 KTP, 2005 Er:CrYSGG and CO2, 2006 Diode 810nm, 2007 Diode 940nm and 2009 Diode 1064nm.
• Master of Science in Lasers in Dentistry (University of Genova)
• Mastership of the Society of Oral Laser Applications (SOLA International)
• Academy of Laser Dentistry Fellow
• Standard Proficiency of ALD, Associate Fellowship WCLI Erbium / Diode
• Master Laser Course in Pediatric and Adolescent Dentistry
• Master Laser Course in Periodontal Surgery And Aesthetic Tissue Management
• 1-Year CE Program in Aesthetic Dentistry at the New York University
• Certified Cerec – User
Dr. Anagnostaki is an active Member of HELSOLA (currently vice president) and WCLI,
Board Member of Laser Education International (LEI),
Visiting Lecturer and Member of the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Surgical Sciences and Integrated Diagnostics, University of Genova, Italy
She has been a speaker at various international congresses, co-author in the book "Principles and Practice of Laser Dentistry" and is a peer reviewer for several scientific journals.
Dr. Eugenia Anagnostaki