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Periodontics,Oral Surgery and Dental implants 

Pr. Georges Tawil received his dental degree from St Joseph University in Beirut in 1972. He completed his Doctorate in Odontologic Science in Periodontics at the University of Paris VI France. He continued his education in periodontology at the University of Pennsylvania in the USA (1975-1977) where was involved in teaching and research . He moved back to Beirut, Lebanon in 1977 to establish the Department of Periodotology at St Joseph University and chaired the department for 17 years; in 1995 he established the postdoctoral program in periodontics and directed it for 10 years. His private practice is exclusively limited since 1977 to periodontology ,oral surgery and implant dentistry He obtained the North East Regional Board Certification (NERB) in 1977 and is licenced to practice dentistry in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. 

He is a former Professor at St Joseph University Beirut Department of periodontology, is a fellow of the International College of Dentists, a Fellow of the American College of Dentists , a Member of the board of Overseers at the University of Pennsylvania, USA , a Member of the Scientific Board at Pierre Fabre , France. He is Member of the American Academy of Periodontology, and the Lebanese Dental Association. 

He is an International speaker in periodontics and implant dentistry. With Over 250 conferences lectures courses given in Lebanon the Middle-East, North Africa , Europe and the United states, He published several leading articles in international peer review journal in Periodontics and Dental implants. 

Periodontics,Oral Surgery, Dental Implants 

Dr. Peter Tawil received his dental degree from St Joseph University in Beirut in 2008. He completed his speciality training in Periodontics and received a Masters in Oral Biology at the University of Pennsylvania USA. 
He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology He is Licensed to practice dentistry in the Commonwealth of Virginia USA has obtained the North East Regional Board Certification (NERB) and the American National Dental Board Certification. Dr Tawil Hold License to Practice in Lebanon, KSA and UAE.

He is a Member of the American Academy of Periodontology a Member of the Academy of Osseointegration and a Member of the Lebanese Dental Association.
He is involved in research in periodontics and dental implants, and has lectured nationally and internationally on the topic. He published several articles in international peer review journal in Periodontics and Dental implants. 

 

Endodontics

 

Pr. Walid Nehme received his Doctor in Dental Surgery in 1988 and his Masters in Endodontics from St Joseph University, Lebanon in 1994.He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Endodontics where his responsibilities includes teaching the undergraduate and postgraduate programs, and supervision of research projects. He is an associate member of the American association of endodontists, a co-founder of the Arab Association of Endodontits and the past president of Lebanese Society of Endodontic. 

Pr. Nehme is the author and co-author of more than 15 scientific publications, and clinical articles. He is also an international lecturer.

Prosthodontics, Aesthetic dentistry.

Pr. Ziad Salameh received his Doctor in Dental Surgery in 1992 from St Joseph University, Beirut Lebanon and his Master in Prosthodontics from the same University. He was an Assistant Professor/Specialist in the department of Prosthodontics at the School of Dentistry, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. Pr.Salameh received his Master in ‘Dental Biomaterials and their clinical applications” from Siena University, Italy under the mentorship of Prof.Marco Ferrari and his PhD in “Dental Biomaterials and their clinical applications” from the same University. He is an opinion leader for 3M ESPE, Ivoclar Vivadent and Dentsply. He worked extensively in evaluating and developing new materials in both clinical and in-vitro research. His area of expertise includes CAD/CAM technology, Fiber posts, Zirconia and Ceramics restorations as full mouth rehabilitation concept. Pr.Salameh has numerous international publications and he is an international lecturer. 

Currently he is a Professor at the Department of Prosthodontics and Chairperson of the Department of Research at the School of Dentistry at the Lebanese University, Beirut Lebanon. He is an Adjunct Associate Professor at the Center for craniofacial Regeneration at the University of Pittsburgh, USA.

Temporomandibular Disorders.Orofacial Pain.

 

A graduate of St-Joseph University, Dr. Patrick Arcache holds a certificate in Temporomandibular Disorders, Occlusion and Restorative, Dentistry from Georgetown University in Washington D.C.  

 

 

For the last twenty years he has been in charge of the Orofacial Pain Clinic at the University of Montreal.  He also teaches Occlusion in the department of Orthodontics.

 

 

Dr. Arcache focuses his practice on the treatment of Orofacial Pain, Craniomandibular Disorders and Sleep Breathing Disorders.  Dr. Arcache participates in many clinical studies at the University of Montreal, Faculty of Dentistry, mainly in the field of O.S.A.

 

 

He is the past President of the Canadian Academy of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics and holds membership in numerous professional associations. 

 

 

Dr. Arcache has lectured extensively on the subject of TMD and Sleep Apnea in North America, Europe and the Middle East along with organizing hands on seminars in these fields.

Oral Surgery, Radiology.
Bachelor Dental Surgery
Oral Biologist
Oral Radiologist
Oral Surgeon
Fellow of the European Academy of Oral And Maxillo-Facial Radiologists
Member of the British Academy of Implant & Restorative Dentistry
Key/Opinion Leader Carestream Near east - Dental division
International speaker Kavo Dental – GmbH
International speaker Implus implant – LEADER Italy
International speaker for Neos Implant-England
Executive Editor Smile dental journal
Past Head Of Service of Oral And Maxillo-Facial Imaging Dpt Lebanese University
Founder And Manager Of CLIR center
Periodontics,Oral Surgery, Dental Implants
Sam S. Shamardi, DMD
Diplomate- American Board of Periodontology
Clinical Instructor- Harvard Dental Division of Periodontics
Founder- Dental Innovations LLC

Education:
-University of Pennsylvania- Periodontal certificate  2007-2010
-Tufts University School of Dental Medicine-  DMD degree  2003-2007
-University of California San Diego-  BS in Political Science  1999-2003

Presentations:
-Nationally and Internationally in the United States, Canada, New Zealand and Australia
-Topics ranging from Periodontal therapy, Periodontal treatment planning and diagnosis, crown lengthening, surgical extractions and bone grafting, Noise-induced hearing loss

Teaching:
-Clinical Instructor at Harvard Division of Peridontonics-  2011-Present

Professional Experience:
-Full time Periodontal Practice in Boston, MA

Affiliations:
-American Academy of Periodontics
-American Board of Periodontology
-Harvard Club of Boston

Languages
-English, Spanish and Farsi

  Restorative and Esthetic Dentistry

Dr.Corbani obtained his Doctor in Dental Surgery (DCD) from the Faculty of Dental Medicine,Saint.Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon. He obtained his specialty in Endodontics (DESE) from the same University. Currently he is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Restorative and Esthetic Dentistry at the same Faculty and member of the Lebanese Society of Laser Dentistry. Dr.Corbani has lectured regionally and internationally and conducted several seminars.

Orthodontics

 

TITLES

·     Professor of Orthodontics and Research Lab Director, Saint Joseph University of Beirut, Lebanon.

·     Adjunct Clinical Professor, Boston University, USA.

·     Visiting Professor, Beirut Arab University, Lebanon.

·     Visiting Professor, Alexandria University, Egypt.

·     Member, Angle Society of Orthodontists, East Component, USA.

·     Member, Tweed Foundation for Orthodontic Education and Research, USA.

·     Executive Committee Member, World Federation of Orthodontists.

 

DEGREES

·     Doctor in Dental Surgery, Saint Joseph University of Beirut, Lebanon.

·     Master Degree in Orthodontics, Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium.

·     Doctorate Degree, University of Liège, Belgium.

·     Diploma of Specialist in Lingual Orthodontics, Paris VII University, France.

·     Diploma in Dental Clinical Research, Toulouse University, France.

·     Diploma in 3D Imaging, Toulouse University, France.

·     Diploma in Sleep Dental Medicine, Paris VII University, France.