Dr. Vinh Giap Nguyen obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgeon degree at McGill University, Montreal in 1987. In 2014, he was awarded a Masters of Science degree in Implantology from Goëthe University in Frankfurt, Germany. Since 2016, he has been an Accredited Tutor for the Master of Implantology Program at Goëthe University. He was an invited speaker at the International Scientific Symposium ‘Innovation Jumps in Oral Implantology’ in 2015, Frankfurt am Main, Germany on the subject of Ridge Splitting for Expansion and in 2017 on The Clinical Protocol on the Socket Shield Technique. He focuses his practice in Implantology, Orthodontics, and Temporomandibular Joint disorder and Craniofacial Pain.
Scientific publication: Lateral Alveolar Ridge Expansion in the Anterior Maxilla Using Piezoelectric Surgery for Immediate Implant Placement. Nguyen VG, von Krockow N, Weigl P, Depprich R., Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2016 May-Jun;31(3):687-99. doi: 10.11607/jomi.4214.
He is a member of the following organizations:
Diplomate at The American Board of Oral Implantology (Dip. ABOI)
Committee Member of the Surgical Pilar of The International Team for Implantology (ITI) – Canadian Section
Fellow at The International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI)
Associate Fellow at the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID)
Fellow at The American Academy of Craniofacial Pain (AACP)
Member of the Straumann Speaker Consortium
An avid martial arts practitioner, he holds black belts in Aikido and Iaido.