Issue cycle: quarterly
Language: German, English
Category: Esthetic Dentistry
Editor-in-chief: Dr. Martina Stefanini PhD, ZTM Vincent Fehmer BDT, MDT, Dr. Alfonso Gil DDS, PhD
Coordinating editor: Dipl.-Ing. Karin Klewer
Official professional journal of:
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Ästhetische Zahnmedizin e.V.
Boasting an editorial board that unites the world's most talented master clinicians, The International Journal of Esthetic Dentistry seeks to advance the state of the art in the practices of esthetic dentistry. Each issue features articles on the latest techniques, materials, and technology, allowing readers to obtain the knowledge and skills required to achieve the outstanding esthetic results that more and more patients are demanding. Photos of breathtaking quality grace the pages of this quarterly journal.
Graduated in 2005 from the University of Bologna, Italy with a degree in dentistry. She was awarded PhD in Medical Sciences in 2016 from the University of Bologna, Italy. Since 2018 researcher at the Departement of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Bologna University. Member of the editorial committee of the Italian Society of Periodontology in 2018-2019. Member of the scientific committee of the Italian Society of Periodontology in 2016/2017. Visiting Professor at San Raffaele University, Milan 2015-2016. Teacher at the postgraduate program Dental School San Raffaele University, Milan 2017. Teacher at the II level international master at Bologna University 2017/2018. Member of the NOGI (National Osteology Group Italy). Since 2018 ITI Fellow, Study Club Director and Member of the ITI leadership development committee. Since 2012 active member of the Italian Society of Periodontology (SIDP) since 2005 to 2013 awarded research grant working with Prof Giovanni Zucchelli. Since 2005 to date dental surgeon in private practice as expert in periodontology. Author of several publications in Pubmed. Co-Author of a chapter within the book “Implant Therapy” edited by M. Nevins and H. L. Wang. Speaker at national and international conferences on periodontology.
Vincent Fehmer, MDT, received his dental technical education and degree in Stuttgart, Germany, before completing fellowships in Great Britain and the United States in Oral Design–certified dental technical laboratories. After working several years in such a laboratory in Berlin, he received his MDT degree and became the chief dental technician at the Clinic for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics in Zurich, Switzerland. Since 2015, he has been a dental technician at the Clinic for Fixed Prosthodontics and Biomaterials in Geneva, Switzerland. He also runs his own laboratory in Lausanne. Mr Fehmer is a Fellow of the International Team for Implantology, an active member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED), and a member of the Oral Design group as well as the European Association of Dental Technology (EADT) and the German Society of Esthetic Dentistry (DGÄZ). He is a sought-after international speaker and has received many honors for his work, including the Kenneth Rudd Award from the American Prosthodontic Society. He has published more than 50 articles in peer-reviewed journals within the field of fixed prosthodontics and digital dental technology, contributed to many books, and recently coauthored the book Fixed Restorations: A Clinical Guide to the Selection of Materials and Fabrication Technology with Irena Sailer and Bjarni Pjetursson. Mr Fehmer also serves as Editor-in-Chief for the International Journal of Esthetic Dentistry, Section Editor for the International Journal of Prosthodontics, and co-chair for the 26thInternational Symposium on Ceramics (June 2023).
Alfonso Gil is receiving a 5-year post-graduate education in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Dental Material Sciences from the University of Zurich. He obtained his DDS Degree from the University of the Basque Country (2013). His Master of Science and Advanced Periodontology Implantology Certificate from the University of Southern California (USC) (2013-2016) were followed by a Certificate in Advanced Surgical Implant Dentistry from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) (2016-2017). He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He obtained his PhD with highest honors from the University International of Catalunya in November 2019. His research focuses on the treatment of peri-implant disease, soft tissue augmentation of teeth and implants and fixed prosthodontics.