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DR. FERNANDO MUNGUIA
DR. FERNANDO MUNGUIA Head Department of Prosthodontics of UNPRI McGann International School of Dentistry (MISD)

EDUCATION

Dr Fernando Munguia is an Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Loma

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


Dr Fernando Munguia is an Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Loma

Linda University. He is a Board Certified Prosthodontist, Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics, Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontics and Fellow in Implant Dentistry. He graduated from the Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics and Fellowship from the Center for Implant Dentistry Program at Loma Linda University. Dr, Munguia holds an specialty in Health Administration, Victor Alzamora Castro Post-Doctoral Program,

Doctor of Dental Surgery, and Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University. He has a private practice in Upland, California.

DR. BART POLDER
DR. BART POLDER Head Department of Implantology UNPRI McGann International School of Dentistry (MISD)

EDUCATION

Bart J. Polder graduated with a degree in dentistry at the Radboud University Nijmegen in 1984.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


In 1984 Dr. Polder started a private practice “Medisch Centrum de Houttuinen” as a general practitioner (with his colleague and wife G.C.G. Polder-Span) in the city of Emmeloord.

From 1996-2003 he did research on prevalence and treatment methods for dental agenesis at the department for Orthodontics and Oral Biology at the UMC Radboud Nijmegen. Dr. Polder is currently taking his doctoral degree in Nijmegen, at the Radboud University, Faculty of Dentistry,

Department of Orthodontics and Craniofacial Biology (Head: Prof Anne Marie Kuijpers-Jagtman

DDS PhD). His subject is the prevalence and signs of dental agenesis as the results of the treatment of agenesis patients.

From 1989 until now he has been associated with the Department of Special Dental Care (Centrum voor Bijzondere Tandheelkunde) at the Isala Clinics Zwolle. His work here concentrates on diagnostics, coordination and treatment of patients where implantology and/ or orthodontics is indicated. The treatment of oligodontic patients plays a large role in this. Since 2002, he started the referral practice of orthodontics and implantology at Emmeloord.

AREAS OF PARTICULAR INTEREST:
  • Orthodontics and maxillofacial orthopaedics
  • Implant dentistry
  • Dental radiology and imaging techniques
  • He frequently gives and attends lectures on these topics:
    • Registered dental Implantologist (NVOI)
    • Member EAO
    • Member editorial board WJMA (World Journal of Meta-Analysis)
DR. LUIS SEGURA
DR. LUIS SEGURA Head Department of Esthetics of UNPRI McGann International School of Dentistry (MISD)

EDUCATION

  • Doctor in Dental Surgery, University Complutense of Madrid.
  • PhD in Dentistry, University of Oviedo.
  • MSc in Oral Rehabilitation, University of Oviedo.
  • Postgraduate in Implant Dentistry, University Complutense of Madrid.
  • Graduated in Advanced Orthodontics, Progressive Orthodontic Seminars.
  • Certificate in Periodontal Plastic Surgery, University Complutense of Madrid.
  • Invisalign Certificate Doctor.
  • Professor of Implant Dentistry at Alcalá University of Madrid.
  • Ex-Professor of Oral Rehabilitation at University of Oviedo.
  • Private practice in Madrid, Spain.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


Dr. Luis Segura-Mori is a leader in Implantology and Esthetic Dentistry, lecturing extensively at several national Universities and around the world, as well as authoring several scientific publications.

DR. SANFORD RATNER
DR. SANFORD RATNER Head Department of Surgery of UNPRI McGann International School of Dentistry (MISD)

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s Degree from University California Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • At UCLA he was enthusiastically involved in research in the chemistry department with Dr. Willard Libby, Nobel Laureate and Chairman of the chemistry department.
  • Doctor in Dental Surgery from Northwestern University Dental School in Chicago.
  • Graduated dental school with OKU honors in 1977, receiving the Clive Hadlow award for excellence.
  • One year surgical internship at Highland General Hospital
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgical residency program at Long Beach Veterans Administration Hospital/UCI Medical Center, graduated in 1984.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


Dr. Sanford L. Ratner has practiced oral and maxillofacial surgery in Orange County for the past 27 years and is an academic leader in his field. He practices the full scope of Oral and Maxillo-facial surgery, including skeletal deformity correction, cleft surgery, temporo-mandibular joint surgery, facial reconstruction, trauma, as well as dento-alveolar procedures, and dental implant placement.  He is a member of the Cranio-facial team at Children’s Hospital of Orange County, and works in conjunction with team members to successfully treat children with cranio-facial deformities.

Dr. Ratner is on staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Orange, where he presently holds the position of Chief of the Oral Surgery section.  He recently completed a four year term as the Chairman of surgical quality assurance for the hospital. He also maintains privileges at Children’s Hospital of Orange County, and UCLA Medical Center.  He is on the staff at UCLA School of Dentistry, Department of Oral and Maxillo-facial Surgery where he devotes time to teaching the oral surgery residents, as well as performing research.  He is also faculty of AO of North America, teaching principles of cranio-maxillo-facial trauma and fracture repair. Dr. Ratner is also and examiner on the American Boar of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and was recently appointed as the co-chairman of Section II of this board.

Over the past twelve years, Dr. Ratner has participated in many medical missions, providing surgical care and professional teaching throughout the world.  These missions have taken him to Australia, Japan, Korea, Nepal, the Philippines, Israel, and Vietnam. He is the lead surgeon and co-founder of the “Open Heart” team which travels to Vietnam twice a year to provide surgical management of craniofacial deformities on the children of Vietnam.