Mariano Sanz MD, DDS, DrMedProfessor and Chairman of Periodontology, University Complutense of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Prof. Dr. Mariano Sanz obtained his Medical Degree at the University Complutense of Madrid (UCM) in 1981 and later the Specialty of Stomatology (1983) and Doctorate in Medicine (PhD) at the same university (1985). He then moved to UCLA (USA) to specialize in Periodontology in 1988, returning to UCM to become Professor of Periodontology in 1989. Since then, he has held the position of Chairman of Periodontology, Director of the ETEP (Etiology and Therapy of Periodontal and Peri-implant Diseases) Research Group and chairman of Postgraduate Periodontology. Dr. Sanz is also Professor type II at the University of Oslo. He has received four honorary doctorate degrees from the Universities of Goteborg (Sweden), Coimbra (Portugal), San Sebastian (Santiago de Chile), and Buenos Aires (Argentina) and is the past Dean of UCM and past President of the Spanish Society of Periodontology, The European Federation of Periodontology, and the European Federation of the IADR. Dr. Sanz has published more than 300 scientific publications and is an international lecturer in topics related to Periodontology, Implant Dentistry and Dental Education.
Dr. Sanz has received lecture fees from the following companies: Colgate Palmolive, Proctor and Gamble, Sunstar, Dentaid, Geistlich Pharma, Nobelbiocare, Dentsply Implants, Straumann and MIS implants.
He has participated as principal investigator in research contacts between his university (UCM) and the following companies: Colgate Palmolive, Proctor and Gamble, Sunstar, Dentaid, Geistlich Pharma, Nobelbiocare, Dentsply Implants, Straumann, MIS implants, TiCare Implants, Sweden & Martina Implants and Klockner Implants.