S. Shankar Iyer, D.D.S., M.D.S.

469 Morris Avenue #300

Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Tel: 908-527 8880

drsiyer@aol.com

www.aaid-asia.org

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Education:

            1999 - 2002                 :           Certificate in Graduate Prosthodontics

                                                            Advanced Education in Prosthodontics and Occlusion 

                                                            New York University College of Dentistry, NY

 

            1992 - 1994                 :           Doctor of Dental Surgery

                                                            New York University, New York

 

            1988 - 1990                 :           Master of Dental Surgery

                                                            (Prosthetic Dentistry)

                                                            Bombay, India

 

            1983 - 1987                 :           Bachelor of Dental Surgery

                                                            Annamalai University, India

 

Current Positions:

President, American Academy of Implant Dentistry

General Chairman, World Congress of Oral Implantology 8, New Delhi

Program Chairman: 61st Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry

Course Director: Implant Mini-Residency, New Jersey

Editor-in-Chief: International Journal of  Clinical Implant Dentistry

Trustee: American Academy of Implant Dentistry

President: Smile USAR, Center for Reconstructive Dentistry, New Jersey

President: Jersey Smiles, New Jersey

Course Director: AAID – Implant MaxicourseR, Asia ( Abu Dhabi, New Delhi, Malaysia)

Editorial Board – Journal of Oral Implantology

Course Director: Removable Partial Denture, Lit Review, AEPP, NYUCD

Surgical Faculty: Advanced Education in Prosthodontics, NYUCD

Asst. professor: Implant Fellowship program, UMDNJ, New Jersey

Hon. Professor and Visiting Faculty: Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi, India

 

Experience:

 

            Present :                                   Clinical Assistant Professor,

                                                            Surgical Implant Facutly

                                                            Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics

                                                            New York University College of Dentistry

                                                            New York, NY

 

                                                            Clinical Asst. Professor

                                                            Implant Fellowship Program

                                                            University of Medicine and Dentistry

                                                            New Jersey, USA

 

Present:                                   Practice Limited to Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry - Licensed in NY and NJ

 

             Jun 97 - Aug 99         :           Clinical Instructor

                                                            Comprehensive Care and Applied Practice Administration, NYUCD      

                                                             

            1987 - 1988                 :           General Practice Residency, Chennai, India

 

 

Research Activities

 

Present                        Correlation of Periapical pathology in CT scans with Periapical radiographs

New York University College of Dentistry   

 

1991 - 1992                 :           Review of Current Methods of Implant Interface Treatment Programs - USIID, New York

 

           

1988 - 1990                 :           Master’s Thesis on “Bone and Heat Generation due to drill speeds and its influence on the development of implant interfaces” - University of Bombay

 

Honors, Awards and Fellowships:

 

            2009                            :           America’s Top Dentists

            2009                            :           Orator – Sri Lankan Academy of Esthetic Dentistry

2008                            :           “Who’s Who – American Heritage Directory”

2007                            :           “International Dentist of the Year”

2006                            :           Honored Fellow American Academy of Implant Dentistry

2005-2006                               America’s Top Dentists”

2005                            :           Fellow, International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics

2004                            :           Diplomat –  American Board of Oral Implantology

2002                            :           Recipient of the Kenneth Adisman Award– For Outstanding performance in AEPP, NYU

2001                            :           Recipient of the Litvak Fellowship Award, NYU

2000                            :           “Fellow” American Academy of Implant Dentistry

            1997                            :           “Associate Fellow” American Academy of Implant Dentistry     

1994                            :           American Equilibration Society Award, New York

                                                            Bernard Rudner Memorial Award, CCAPA, NYUCD

                                                            Dean’ List, NYUCD, New York

            1993 - 1994                 :           Fixed Honors Program, NYUCD

            1993 - 1994                 :           CCAPA Honors Program

            1991 – 1992                :           Fellow, US Institute of Implant Dentistry, New York

            1987                            :           Ciba Geigy Gold Medal in Periodontics, India

            1987                            :           Silver Medalist, combined overall performance during the 4 year Dental Program

                                                            Annamalai University, India

 

Lectures, Presentations and Courses Conducted:

 

            2009 Dec 10,11                       “Implant Prosthodontics” Maxicourse, Toronto

 

            2009 Dec 5                              “Biomechanics and Occlusion” Maxicourse, Korea

 

            2009 Nov 29                           “Biomechanics and Treatment Planning”

                                                            Greater New York Dental Meeting, New York

           

            2009 Nov 23                           Occlusal principles in Oral Rehabilitation

                                                            White Plains Dental Forum, New York

 

            2009 Nov 16                           “Failures in Fixed Prosthodontics”

                                                            Gamma Psi Delta, UMDNJ

 

2009 October 18 – 29             “Fundamentals of Implant Dentistry”

                                                Maxicourse Asia – Abu Dhabi, New Delhi, Penang

 

2009 October 12                     “Biomechanics and Occlusal principles in Implant Dentistry” Goldstone Memorial Lecture Series, Utica College, Utica, NY

 

2009 June  20,21                     “Advanced Implant Concepts and Procedures”

                                                Chicago Center for Dentistry, Mumbai, India

 

2009 June 8,                            “Complications and Management in Implant Dentistry’  “ Advanced Implant prosthodontics”

                                                Oregon AAID/AGD Maxicoures, Portland

 

 

2009 May 13                           “Biomechanical Aspects of Implant Dentistry”

                                                Bergen Implant Study Club, New Jersey

 

2009 March 20 - 23                 “Management of Complications in Implant Dentistry”  AAID – India Maxicourse, New Delhi

 

2009 March 11                        “Implant prosthodontics” Oregon AAID/AGD   Maxicourse, Portland

 

2009 Jan 8 - 10                        “Implant Prosthodontics”, AAID-India Maxicourse, New Delhi

 

2008 August 13 -16                “Introduction to Dental Implants”

                                                AAID – India Maxicourse, New Delhi         

 

            2008, Jan – May                      Course Director,

                                                            Implant Mini-Residency – Clinical Training

                                                            Smile USA, Elizabeth, NJ

 

2008, March 14                       “Full Mouth Rehabilitation – A Systematic Approach”  Saveetha Dental College, Chennai

                                               

2008, Feb 12                           “Parameters for Single Tooth Restorations”

                                                            Indian Dental Association, New York

 

2008, Jan                                 “Management of Complications and Failures of Dental Implants”, AAID- India Maxicourse

                                                Mumbai, New Delhi and Chennai

 

2007, December                      “Occlusal Considerations in Comprehensive Rehabilitation”

                                                            VA Hospital Medical Center, New York

 

2007, November                     “The Dilemma of the Single Missing Anterior Tooth”

                                                Greater New York Dental Meeting, New York

 

2007, October                         “Prosthetic Sequencing for Implant Restorations”

                                                Patient Clinical Training and Lectures

4th Annual AAID Maxicourse – India

                                                Mumbai, New Delhi and Chennai

 

2007, August                          “Prosthetically Driven Implant Surgeries”

                                                Live Surgical Training Program

4th Annual AAID Maxicourse – India

Mumbai, New Delhi and Chennai

 

2007 April                               “Biomaterials and Biomechanics”

4th Annual AAID Maxicourse – India

                                                            Mumbai, New Delhi and Chennai

 

            2007 March                             “Occlusal Principles in Full Mouth Rehabilitation”

                                                            Ninth District Dental Society, New York

 

2007 Feb                                 “Diagnosis and Treatment Planning in Implant Dentistry”

                                                4th Annual AAID Maxicourse – India

                                                Mumbai, New Delhi and Chennai

 

2006, December 11                 Treatment Planning For Comprehensive Dentistry

                                                            Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram, AP, India

           

            2006, December 9                   Creating Practice Excellence

                                                            IAID, Chennai, India

 

2006, December 6-9                Occlusion and Restorative Principles in Implant Dentistry

                                                3rd, Annual MaxicourseR India

                                                New Delhi and Chennai, India

 

2006, October 17                    “Philosophies in Restorative Dentistry”

                                                Alabama Dental Center

                                                Dubai

 

2006, September 23                Advanced Prosthodontic Considerations in Implant Dentistry

                                                Englewood Dental Implant Center,

                                                Englewood, NJ

 

2006, September 13-15           Restorative Principles for Implant Dentistry

                                                Hands-On Program,

                                                3rd MaxicourseR- India

                                                New Delhi and Chennai, India

 

2006, July 12 – 15                   Surgical Principles of Implant Dentistry

                                                Hands-On Program

                                                3rd MaxicourseR India

                                                New Delhi and Chennai, India

 

2006, July 12                           Principles of Full Mouth Rehabilitation

                                                Indian Academy of Restorative Dentistry

                                                New Delhi, India       

 

2006, June 30                          “Occlusal Principles in Implant Dentistry”

                                                World Congress of Oral Implantology 2006

                                                Tokyo, Japan

 

2006, April 1-8                        Implant Maxicourse Lecture Series –

                                                            Introduction to Implant Dentistry,  New Delhi and

                                                            Chennai, National Academy of Dental Specialties

 

            2006, March 15,16                  Differential Diagnosis and Treatment Planning in

                                                            Implant Dentistry – Prosthetically Driven Options

                                                            AAID – Maxicourse, Jordan

 

            2005, December 25                 Principles of Comprehensive Rehabilitation

                                                            IIDC Seminars, Nehru Center, Mumbai, India

 

            2005, December 26                 Full Mouth Rehabilitation with Dental Implants

                                                            Course at Smile Care Center, Mumbai, India

 

            2005, December 28                 Introduction to Implant Dentistry

                                                            Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences

                                                            New Delhi, India

 

2005, October 25                    “Occlusal Principles in Implant Dentistry”

                                                Bergen Implant Study Group, Englewood, NJ

 

2005, September 23                “Implant Dentistry for Restorative Dentists”

                                                Comprehensive Restorative Course for General Dentists,

Center for Educational Excellence,

Pines Manor, Edison, NJ

 

2005, March 16-17     :            “Comprehensive and Advanced Oral Implantology”

                                    Course Director, Smile Care Center, Mumbai, India

 

2005, March 14-15     :            Course on “Full Mouth Rehabilitation”

                                                NYU Faculty, Smile Care Center, Mumbai, India

 

2005, March 13           :           “Interfaces in Prosthodontics”

                                                3M Smile Care Center Symposium, JWMarriot, Mumbai, India

 

2004, December 23,                “Occlusal Considerations in Restorative Dentistry”

                                                Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

2004, December 19     :           B.C.Shroff Oration Lecture

                                                32nd Indian Prosthodontic Society Meeting

                                                Bangkok, Thailand

 

2004 November                      “Occlusal Principles in Implant Dentistry”

                                                AAID/GNY Dental Meeting, New York

 

2004 Jan, March        :             Hands on and Lectures

                                                Pre-Surgical Prosthodontics and Prosthodontic Options in Implant Dentistry

American Academy of Implant Dentistry Maxicourse, Co-Director, Chennai, India

 

2003  December        :             Introduction to Implant Dentistry

                                                1st MaxicourseR India, Chennai

Co-Director, AAID/India Implant Maxicourse

                                                Chennai, India

 

2003 November         :            Key Note Speaker

                                                “Full Mouth Rehabilitation”

                                                Principles and Techniques

                                                World Congress on Prosthodontics

                                                New Delhi, India

 

                                                Key note Address

                                                “Attachments in Implant Dentistry”

                                                World Congress on Prosthodontics

                                                New Delhi, India

 

2003 Oct 2                  :           “Occlusion for the Restorative Dentist”

                                                Concepts and Techniques

                                                Staten Island University Hospital, SI, NY

 

2003 May 25             :             “Curricula and Methods of Teaching Implant Dentistry”, WCOI 5, Tokyo, Japan

 

2003 March 15 -20    :             Course Director – Comprehensive Oral Implantology, Mumbai, India

 

2003 Jan                    :             “Restoring the Worn Dentition”

                                                IDA USA, New York

 

2002 December 13    :             “Occlusal Principles in Restorative Dentistry”

                                                Smile USA, Center for Reconstructive Dentistry

                                                Elizabeth, NJ

 

2002 October           :              “Occlusion Concepts in Full Mouth Rehabilitation”

                                                Spanish American Dental Society, New York, NY

 

2002 August 16 -17    :           Key Note Speaker “Solving the Mystery of the Worn Dentition” – 10th Annual meeting, Indian Academy of Aesthetic and Cosmetic Dentistry, Chennai, India.

 

2001 August 15-16     :           “Occlusal Principles in Full Mouth Rehabilitation”

Key Note Speaker – Indian Academy of Aesthetic and Cosmetic Dentistry, 9th Annual meeting, Agra, India

 

2000 November         :            “Intra-mucosal Inserts”

                                                Table Clinic – American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, USA

           

1999  February 20-21  :           “Comprehensive Oral Rehabilitation”

                                                            2 Day course on Full Mouth Rehabilitation

                                                            Mountview Hotel, Chandigarh, India

           

            1999  February 27-28:             “Comprehensive Oral Rehabilitation”

                                                            2 Day Course on Full Mouth Rehabilitation with Crown and Bridge and Implants

                                                            NYU-Smile Care India Continuing Ed Programs

                                                            Nanavati Hospital, India

           

            1998 November          :           “Prosthetics Driven Implant Dentistry”

                                                            Presentation to the Indian Dental Association, NY

 

            1998 January               :           “Train the Trainers”

                                                            Conducted Workshop on Multimedia Presentations to a group of lecturers

                                                            Smile Care Center, Mumbai, India

 

            1997  September         :           Expert Clinician: AAID Research Foundation Symposium, Main Podium Speaker on Endosseous Implantology, 46th Annual Convention of AAID, Atlanta

 

            1997 June                    :           “Intra-Mucosal Inserts” - North East District AAID Meeting, New York

 

            1997 January               :           “Preps, Provisionals and Props” -

                                                            “Basic Implant Dentistry”

                                                            Course Director and Faculty - Smile Care Center,

                                                            Bombay, India

 

            1996 May                    :           Faculty, Course on Endosseous Implants

                                                            The First Lithuanian Dental Congress, Lithuania

 

            1996 May                    :           Faculty, Course on Endosseous Implants

                                                            Philippine National Dental Conference, Manila

                                                            Philippines

           

1996 January               :           Faculty, Hands on Course on Fixed Prosthodontics

                                                            First International Esthetic Congress, Bombay, India

           

1995 September          :           “The One Stage Dental Implant Systems”

                                                            Berjaya Hospital, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

           

            1995 August               :             Faculty, Course on Dental Implants

                                                            College of Dentistry

                                                            Buenos Aires, Argentina

           

            1995 May                    :           Faculty, Hands on Course on Implants

                                                            Quito, Ecuador

            1994 April                   :           “Drill Speeds and Heat Generation during Insertion of Dental Implants”, 3rd World Congress on Oral Implantology, Yokohama, Japan

 

            1993 December           :           “The Osteo Loc Implant Systems”

                                                            Annual Meeting of the Hellenic Society of Oral  Implantology, Athens, Greece           

 

            1993 January               :           “Provocative Issues in Implant Dentistry”

                                                            Annual State Dental Conference, Madras, India

 

            1992 October              :           “Ion-Implantation and other surface modification techniques”

                                                            Table Clinic Presentation at the 41st Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Orlando, Fl

 

            1992 February             :           Panel member representing Dental Implant Manufacturer’s Association to the FDA, Rockville, MD

                                                            Petition to Reclassify Endosseous Dental Implants

 

                                                            “Three Dimensional Finite Element Analysis and Evolution of the Osteo-Loc Implants”

                                                            Western District Annual Meeting of the AAID, Chicago

 

            1991 October              :           “Surgery, Receptor Site Preparation and Bone Augmentation in Implantology”

                                                            Main Podium Panel Member

                                                            40th Annual Meeting of the AAID, Chicago

                                               

                                                            “Heat Production in Bone at Implant Osteotomy Sites with high, low and intermediate speedrilling”

                                                            Table Clinic Presentation

                                                            40th Annual Meeting, AAID, Chicago

 

            1991 January               :           “Planned Approach to Implant Dentistry”

                                                            South Asian Dental Congress, Bombay, India

 

1990 October   :                      “Effects of Drill speeds and heat generation in    osteotomy sites” Annamalai University

 

 

Positions Held :

 

Scientific Co - Chair:                         58th Annual Meeting of the AAID, New Orleans 2009

Secretary General –                           World Congress of Oral Implantology WCOI 7, Japan

Scientific Chairman                            56th AAID Annual Meeting Las Vegas 2007

Co-Director                                         AAID Implant Maxicourse, India - 2005

Scientific Co-Chairman                      World Congress for Oral Implantology 6, Hawaii - 2004

Past President (2005):                        North East District, American Academy of Implant Dentistry

International Coordinator -                 Smile Care Center and Smile Times, Mumbai, India

President:                                           Students’ Council, Dental College, Annamalai University

(The Smile Times is the official publication of Smile Care Inc. an organization which Co-sponsors with New York University College of Dentistry, continuing education courses in South-East Asia)

 

 

Publications:

Iyer S : Effect of drills speeds on heat production in dental implant osteotomy sites, (abstract)  Journal of Oral Implantology -  Vol XVII - 1991

Weiss CM, Fuentes DA,  Iyer S : Implant Dentistry for the General Practitioner, Journal   of Philippine Dental Association, Vol 32, 4: 5-12, March -  May 1997.

Iyer S et al: Effects of drill speed on heat production and the rate and quality of bone formation in dental implant osteotomies: Part I: Relationship between drill speed and heat production, Int J Prosthodont, 10:411-414 - Sept/Oct. 1997

Iyer S et al: Effects of drill speed on heat production and the rate and quality of bone formation in dental implant osteotomies: Part II: Relationship between drill speed nd healing, Int J Prosthodont 10:536-540, Nov/Dec. 1997

Iyer S: The conversion Prosthesis, The Smile Times (Newsletter) Vol 1,  Jan 1998

Iyer S: “Evidence Based Implant Dentistry” – Dental Economics, June 2007

 

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