Board and Committes

BOARD of DIRECTORS

Giovanni Olivi
Dr. Adj Prof.
Giovanni OLIVI
President
Curriculum Vitae

He graduated cum laude in Medicine and Surgery (MD) at ”La Sapienza” University of Rome, and in Dentistry (DDS) at ”Tor Vergata” University of Rome. In 2002 Giovanni achieved the postgraduated diploma in ”Laser Dentistry” from the University of Florence. In 2004, He achieved the laser certification from ISLD; in 2006 the Advanced Proficiency from the Academy of Laser Dentistry and in 2009, the Master status always from ALD. Giovanni in 2007 has been awarded from Academy of Laser Dentistry with the “Leon Goldman Award” for clinical excellence. Active member of Italian Society of Endodontics (SIE), Active Member of Italian Society of Laser Dentistry (SILO), member of Italian Society of Paediatric Dentistry (SIOI), member and Chair of ALD Italy Study Club, Giovanni Olivi is currently the scientific coordinator of the ”Laser Dentistry” Master courses at Catholic University of Sacred Hearth of Rome. Giovanni Olivi authored over 70 peer-reviewed papers, 4 chapters in different books and 4 books specifically focused on Laser Dentistry.

Cristian Coraini
Dr. Adj Prof.
Cristian CORAINI
President Elect
Curriculum Vitae

Dr.Adj.Prof. Cristian Coraini, qualified first as Dental technician (Diploma in 1990-1991), graduated “cum Laude” in Dentistry at Milan-University (1996). He achieved the International Post-Graduate Certificate in Implantology and Esthetic Dentistry (New York University 2003-2005). Visiting doctor from 1998 at Istituto Stomatologico Italiano of Milan in all departments, and from 2012 he is the Head of the Perio-Implants and CAD-CAM Department in the same Institut. In 1998 He won the italian national price “The clinical case I’ll never forget” (UTET editions, Rimini, Amici di Brugg), and in 2013 with his technician Mr. Luca Vailati and his office-partner Prof. A. Nanussi of the international price on the occlusion at the ICP (International College of Prosthodontists) World Congress (Turin). Active member of SIE (Italian Society of Endodontics), AIOM until 2018 (Italian Academy of Microscope Dentistry), AIG (Italian Association of Gnathology), member of the Editorial Committee of “Italian Journal of Endodontics”. SIE Directive Council member’s from 2019, previously as Treasurer, currently as National Secretary; from 2017 He is Adjunct Professor in Prosthodontics at the University of Milan. Co-founder of IAID, member of the Board of Directors as IAID President Elect 2021-2023. He is Member of the Scientific Committee of Italian Association of National Dentists (ANDI – Milan/Lodi/Monza/Brianza).
Author of 60 scientific published articles, including on peer-reviewed international journals, national and international lecturer, co-author of several chapter in many text books about perio, implants, endo and prosthodontic topics. From 20 years He mantains his private practice in Milan, focusing on the multi-disciplinary and micro-dentistry approach of clinical cases, including endodontics, perio-implants, prosthodontics, esthetics.

Philip Hand
Dr.
Philip HAND
Secretary
Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Philip Hand graduated from The University of Otago (N.Z.) in 1984, still is a devoted student of dentistry with interests in all fields of general dentistry.

These include Orthodontics (POS Graduate), Implant Dentistry, Endodontics and Periodontics. Expert user of Dental operative microscope and lasers, Dr.Hand after completing the LA&HA Master in Laser Dentistry, achieved the Master degree in Laser Dentistry at Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Roma.

Norberto Berna
Dr.
Norberto BERNA
Treasurer
Curriculum Vitae

Graduated with honours in Medicine and Surgery and specialized in Dentistry at Rome University “La Sapienza”.
Dr. Berna carried out and authored several researches, clinical scientific articles on histology, microanalysis, scanning electron microscope and micro-radiography on laser effects of different wavelength emissions such as CO2, ArFI, XeCI, Nd:Yag, Diodo, Er:Yag, Er,Cr:YSGG.
In 2002 Norberto Berna, using Er,Cr:YSGG laser on bone tissue, first performed, an osteogenesis distraction, a maxillary sinus augmentation osteotomy and crestal split, using only the laser.
In 2003, 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 used for it so far, 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. Recently developed together with IDC (Lucca, Italy) the design of new oval dental implants and not only that they can be inserted despite the asymmetrical shape even with traditional tools with specific tips.
He achieved the Master in Odontoiatria Legale e Forense Università Guglielmo Marconi, Roma.
Recently, Dr.Berna is acting as Scientific Coordinator of the Master in Laser Dentistry, at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy. Dr Berna, maintains his private dental practice in Rome.

Luigi Cecchinato
Dr.
Luigi CECCHINATO
Deputy Treasurer
Curriculum Vitae
Dr. Luigi Cecchinato graduated with honors in dentistry and dental prosthesis at the University of Messina in 1989.
Active member of Italian Endodontic Society (SIE) from 1997 and Italian Academy of Microscope Dentistry (AIOM) until 2019.
IAID Cofounder and member of the Board of Directors.
Author of several articles on endodontic field, he is co-author of one chapter of Atlas of Microscopy in Dentistry (RC libri, 2007), and author of one chapter of the Atlas of Endodontic Anathomy (Tecniche Nuove, 2011). He mantains his private practice in Milan.
Luigi Cecchinato
Dr.
Luigi CECCHINATO
Deputy Treasurer
Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Luigi Cecchinato graduated with honors in dentistry and dental prosthesis at the University of Messina in 1989.

Active member of Italian Endodontic Society (SIE) from 1997 and Italian Academy of Microscope Dentistry (AIOM) until 2019.

IAID Cofounder and member of the Board of Directors.

Author of several articles on endodontic field, he is co-author of one chapter of Atlas of Microscopy in Dentistry (RC libri, 2007), and author of one chapter of the Atlas of Endodontic Anathomy (Tecniche Nuove, 2011). He mantains his private practice in Milan.

Luigi Cecchinato
Dr.
Luigi CECCHINATO
Deputy Treasurer
Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Luigi Cecchinato graduated with honors in dentistry and dental prosthesis at the University of Messina in 1989.

Active member of Italian Endodontic Society (SIE) from 1997 and Italian Academy of Microscope Dentistry (AIOM) until 2019.

IAID Cofounder and member of the Board of Directors.

Author of several articles on endodontic field, he is co-author of one chapter of Atlas of Microscopy in Dentistry (RC libri, 2007), and author of one chapter of the Atlas of Endodontic Anathomy (Tecniche Nuove, 2011). He mantains his private practice in Milan.

Executive Committees

Scientific
Committee

Dr. Manaf AGHA

Dr. Marina Consuelo VITALE

Dr. Jason PANG

Communication and Media
Committee

Dr. Linhlan NGUYEN

Dr. Matteo OLIVI

Dr. Iman KUSUMADIRJA

Membership
Committee

Dr. Alexandra KRISAI

Dr. Alessandro TRAVIGLIA

Dr. Lindsey LEGGETT