Dr. John Avgeris – Greece


Position: President of the Greek Section of BADI

Dr John Avgeris graduated from the Dental School of Athens, Greece in 2002. Since then he has been practicing restorative dentistry and implant surgery and has participated in numerous clinical courses and workshops in prosthodontics, periodontics and dental implantology. In 2008 received his master course certificate from UCLA university in Los Angeles, California, under the supervision of the well-known periodontist dr. Sacha Jovanovic. In 2010 competed successfully the “advanced surgical course in implantology” in Zimmer Dental Institute in Switzerland and the year after he received extensive training in periodontal microsurgery with Prof Markus Hurzeler in Munich, Germany.
Dr. Avgeris runs his own private surgery, located in Athens, where he practices exclusively implant dentistry and oral surgery utilizing imaging guided techniques. His scientific interests focus on the evolution of the dental science and cutting edge technologies such as 3D digital dentistry, piezoelectric bone surgery and minimally invasive implant surgery. In 2010 was a clinical evaluator of tapered implants navigator surgical kit for Biomet 3I representing Greece. He has been trained on computer assisted placement of dental implants and participates in many seminars at this field as a lecturer and instructor.Since then he acts as a mentor in computer guided implantology in Simplant Academy for Greece and Europe. In 2011 after successful examinations earned his Diploma in Implant Dentistry from the British Academy of Dental Implantology.

International Board

Dr. Goran Urde – International President

Position: President of the International Section of BADI. Prosthodontist at the Copenhagen Implant Centre , Denmark. Dr. Urde received his dental degree from Faculty of Odontology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden in 1979. He has held faculty appointments at the Karolinska Institute, the Brånemark Clinic at University of Gothenburg, Eastman Dental Hospital, London, and the United Medical & Dental Schools of Guy´s & St. Thomas Hospitals, London. Dr. Urde has

Read more
Prof. Amr Zahran – Middle East

Position: President of the Middle East Section of BADI. BDS MDS PhD. Professor of Periodontology, Cairo University, Egypt. Professor Zahran has twenty two years experience in periodontology, as well as more than fourteen years experience in Dental Implantology. He teaches and hosts Dental Implantology courses in universities throughout Egypt and abroad (UK, Spain, Emirates, Syria). Prof. Zahran published 18 papers regarding the field of Dental Implantology and Periodontology in

Read more
Dr. Saj Jivraj – USA

Position: President of the American Section of BADI. Clinical Professor at USC School of Dentistry , USA. Dr.Saj Jivraj complete his dental degree at the University of Manchester and his Advanced Prosthodontics training at the University of Southern California, where he was also former Chairman of the Section of Fixed Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry. He has published numerous articles in aesthetic and implant dentistry in peer-reviewed journals and has

Read more
Dr. Crawford Bain – Dubai

Dr Bain has over 27 years in Specialist Practice and over 20 years experience in all aspects of implant dentistry, having placed over 3500 implants and restored over 2500 implants using several implant systems. In 2006 Dr. Bain was the only British dentist to be invited to participate as an expert in both the Academy of Osseointegration Consensus Conference on the State of the Science of Implant Dentistry, in

Read more

©2024 BADI | The British Academy of Dental Implantology is a not for profit organisation
Contact Us | Privacy