Hard and Soft Tissue Grafting for Optimal Implant Reconstruction

Dr. Istvan Urban

Pikos Symposium 2018

Dr. Urban received his DMD degree and subsequently his MD degree from Semmelweis University School of Medicine and Dentistry (Budapest, Hungary) in 1991 and 1996.

He completed a residency program in oral surgery at St. Istvan Hospital in Budapest, Hungary (1992-1996). He completed his internship program in Periodontics at UCLA.

After he graduated from the Fellowship Program (1999-2000) in Implant Dentistry at Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, California, he was appointed assistant professor the following year. Dr. Urban teaches implant dentistry in the graduate program at Loma Linda University.  He is licensed in the state of California (USA) and  has a private practice in Budapest, Hungary.

Dr. Urban received his PhD degree in 2012 and he is currently an associate professor in the Department of Periodontology at the University of Szeged.

Dr. Urban has published scientific articles and text book chapers on bone regeneration and soft tissue reconstructive surgery around dental implants. He is an invited speaker internationally in the field of Implant Dentistry.