OUR TEAM & KEY OPINION LEADERS
Captain Vivek (Bonnie) Bhasin (Director) :A passionate practioner of Good Health.
Global Master Mariner - lived, worked, travelled through 115 countries, speaking five languages including Swedish and Spanish.Soft Skills and Etiquette expert, Fashionaista, Radio Presenter, Theatre artist, writer and poet. He loves the Hard Rock genre and looks for bands from across the planet. He believes in good clean healthy living and strives to make a difference to persons who have low levels of income
Vivek studied at Bishop Cotton School, Simla and is an active member in the Old Cottonians alumni.
Captain Sharat Bhasin (Director) :A passionate practioner of Good Health.
Global Master Mariner -travelled and worked through 75 countries, speaking three languages, A Master Chef, Sommelier, Sportsman in Tennis, Golf and Badminton. Sharat studied at Bishop Cotton School Simla, a keen observer of life, his mission is to bring the best prodcuts to Indian Dentists and every Indian when it comes to good oral hygiene.
Reji George: (General Manager)
A veteran in the Dental field who has 25 years of experience and knows every Senior Dentist who makes a real difference in India's changing scene.Reji hails from God's Own Country Kerala, the most literate state in India and has dedicated his life to improving the oral hygiene of Indians.
KEY OPINION LEADERS
Dr. Walter Devoto (Italy)
Born in Chiavari, graduated with honours in Dentistry and Dental Prothesis in 1991 at the University of Genoa. Dr. Devoto has worked as a teacher and demonstrator at the University of Genoa in the undergraduate courses of Dentistry and Dental Prosthesis, teaching Pedodoncy and Conservative Dentistry. From 2000-2004 he taught Reconstructive Dentistry in a course of Laser refinement at the same University.From 2005-2006 Lecturer at the University of Madrid, Master of Esthetic Dentistry. From 2005-2009 lecturer at the University of studies in Siena,
Course of Aesthetics and Restorative Dentistry, Professorship of Conservative Dentistry. At the moment he is Lecturer at the International University of Catalona, Barcelona, for a post graduate course in Aesthetic Dentistry,Visiting professor at the “Universitè de la Mediterranee, Marseille” in the course of Refinement of Aesthetic Reconstructive Dentistry. Dr. Devoto is particularly interested in the field of Conservative, Aesthetic Restoration and is the author and co-author of various publications in specialised international journals. As a speaker, he has participated in courses and conferences, both at a national and international level on the subject as well as being speaker, collaborator and demonstrator at most ofthe major European Universities. In addition, Dr. Devoto is the author of one of the chapters of “Le Guide Estetique” by A.Faucher and J.C. Paris, QDT 2003, France, “ Odontoiatria Restaurativa”, by A.I.C. Elsevier 2009, Italy, “Traumatologia oral” by A. Mendoza, Ergon 2013, Spain, “Endoprotetyka” by M. Zarow, Quintessence 2013, Poland, Co-author of “Layer” by J. Manauta & A. Salat, QDT 2011. Since 1996 he has been a member of the Academy of Operative Dentistry. He has also been an active member of the Italian Academy of Conservative Dentistry since 1998 and an active member of the European Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry since 2002. Founder member of the Italian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, Founder member of Styleitaliano. As well as running his own private surgery in Sestri Levante (GE) and Portofino (GE), he collaborates with prestigious surgeries, specialising in Aesthetic Dentistry through out Europe.
Dr. Angelo Putignano (Italy)
After completing his M.D., Prof. Angelo Putignano received a postgraduate certificate for Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Ancona in Italy. Following this, he became the professor in Restorative Dentistry for Marche Polytechnic University’s School of Dentistry. And concurrently, he is the head of the Operative Dentistry and Endodontics department, and Dean for the School of Dental Hygiene at Marche Polytechnic University.Being an active member of both the Italian Society of Operative Dentistry and the European Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry, Prof. Putignano has continued to demonstrate excellence within multiple fields of dentistry.
He is also the founding member of the Italian Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry. Prof. Putignano has brought his knowledge to multiple publications, co-authoring such textbooks as Adhesive Dentistry: The Key to Success and Indirect Conservative Restoration of Posterior Teeth. When not lecturing on adhesive and aesthetic restorations or contributing to dental literature, he runs his own private practice limited to Restorative Dentistry in Ancona, Italy.
Dr. Jordi Manauta (Mexico)
Jordi Manauta was born in Mexico City, where he graduated cum laude. in dentistry from UNITEC (Universidad Tecnológica de México) and apprentice of Dr. Miguel Angel Tamés (Mexico) and Dr. Walter Devoto (Italy). He continued his postgraduate studies in Operative and Aesthetics Dentistry Master in UIC (Universitat Internacional de Catalunya) in Barcelona.He is visiting professor in the Siena and Marseille University. He has developed various materials and instruments for aesthetic dentistry and photography in collaboration with international companies.
He is the author of the book Layers (quintessence 2012). Scientific consultant for two European Journals. Author and co-author of many publications in international journals, he is frequently invited as a lecturer on these topics. He is dedicated to his private practice.
Dr. Ajay Juneja (Dubai)
Dr. Ajay Juneja completed his BDS in the year 1995. He then went on to do his MDS from the University of Mumbai which he then completed in the year 1998. From then on he worked as a Senior Resident at the Oral Health Sciences Center, PGIMER till 2001. He taught in a private college for a little more then a year. From 2002 he has been working as a Specialist Prosthodontist in Dubai.He completed a one years masters program at UCLA, USA in2011 and passed with top honors. He has been a winner of 6 awards in the past 4 year, winning each year in different categories of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry at the Middle East and North Africa Esthetic Dentistry(MENA) awards. He has lectured at various national and international conferences and is an opinion leader in the Middle East for some companies.
He currently works at the Dental Studio in Dubai, which is one of the Leading Dental Ceters of the World limiting his practice to restorative, implant and prosthetic dentistry.
Dr Vishal Gupta (Chandigarh)
Dr Vishal completed his graduation in dentistry from Govt. Dental College, Simla in 2001 and then went on to do his M.D.S from AIIMS in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics in 2004. He has a teaching experience of 12 years and his special fields of interest are Aesthetic dentistry, Orthodontics, Dental Photography, Direct and Indirect restorations and Implantology.He conducts Continuous Dental Education courses on various aspects of Ethetic dentistry with special emphasis on direct composite restorations under the aegis of "Demystifying Dentistry".
He is a certified Style Italiano Level I trainer on Direct Restorative Procedure and has earned a Green Badge from Restorative implant practise excellence, RIPE. for continuous clinical excellence. He has various clinical publications to his credit and has also made a contribution in a book. Besdies dentisty he is also active in sports and is a long distance runner having run various marathons and ultra-marathons. He mainatins a successful clincial practise in Panchkula (Haryana) India. He can be reached at email@example.com OR IndiaViking@gmail.com
Dr. Varsha Rao (Bombay)
Dr. Varsha Rao has been in clinical practice for more than16 years and had received extensive training in implant and aesthetic dentistry. She is passionate about restorative dentistry and speaks on the topic of simplifying composites in day to day practice.She has received post graduate certificates from NYU and the Stony brook university.She is a faculty in Aesthetic dentistry fellowship (Eduhub columbia University) and D.Y.Patil University and is the Key opinion leader for the direct restorative line for 3M India.
She is a level one Style Italiano certified trainer for direct restorative procedure. She has lectured all over India on various IDA and other platforms.
Dr. Pratiek Gupta(Hyderabad)
Dr. Pratiek Gupta is a private practitioner who practises in Hyderabad and has a microscope assisted practice limited to Aesthetics, Implants and Lasers. He completed his BDS in the year 2010 from Sri Sai college of dental Surgery, Vikarabad after which he completed his Maters Certificate in Oral Lasers From Vienna Unniversity, Austria. He has also completed his Post graduate Certificate in Oral Implantology from Manipal University in 2015. In the field of Aesthetic Dentistry he has done an Advanced Aesthetic Program From the Tokyo medical and DentalUniversity and has completed his DSD residency under Dr.Christian Coachman.He is the Only Dentist from South Asia to be Invited to the Bioclear Learning Centre in Tacoma, USA and has completed his Bioclear certification under Dr. David Clark himself.
He is the Bioclear Proctor for Asia and Key opinion Leader for Tokuyama Dental and Zumax Microscopes.