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Dr. Alain Romanos

Implantologist

Lebanon

University of Alabama at Birmingham graduate with an M. Sc. in Periodontology.

Completed a post graduate program in implantology and prosthodontics at Free University of Brussels.

Owner of Lounge Dental Clinics in Antelias and Down town Beirut. 

Member at several societies and associations around the world like American Dental Association, American academy of Periodontology, Lebanon association of Oral surgery and Periodontology.

Lectured in over 33 countries around the world on topics like complications in Implant dentistry, facial esthetics, periimplantitis and a lot more.
 
Fluent in Arabic, English and French.

Achievements

  • Baccalaureate in Experimental Sciences (1992)
  • One year of Pre-medical (Attestation in Biology-Chemistry, 1993)
  • Graduating from Free University of Brussels, Belgium, DDS with Honor (Cum Laude) 1994-1999
  • One year of Postgrad in Implantology and Prosthodontics at University Free of Brussels (1999-2000)
  • Instructor in General Dentistry, Free University of Brussels (1999-2000)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Certificate in General Practice

Residency (2000-2001)

  • Resident in Periodontics, University of Alabama at Birmingham (2001-2004)
  • Clinical Instructor in the Pre-doctoral clinic, Dental Hygienists, Dental Assistants at the

University of Alabama at Birmingham

  • Teacher’s Assistant in the postgraduate clinic in the Periodontology Department at the

University of Alabama at Birmingham

  • Awarded a one-year Research Fellowship position with a Stipend in the department of Periodontology beginning on July 1, 2003
  • Awarded as a “Chief resident” in the Periodontology department for 2003-2004
  • Masters in Science defended in November 2004.  Titled: “The efficacy of micronized acellular dermal graft for the use in interproximal papillae regeneration”.   Mentor: Dr. Michael Reddy.
  • Organized clinical seminar by Dr. Maurice Salama for the Alumni & Alabama Periodontal Society on October 17, 2003.  Rose funding from corporative sponsors.
  • Secured funds from corporate sponsors for seminar in August 2004 by Dr. Michael Pikos.
  • Nominated by the Chair department for the Billy Pennel Award 2004 through

The Southern Academy of Periodontology and received the second prize award in the Clinical Science Categories. (April 2004)

  • . Nominated by the Chair department for the “Kramer Award for Excellence” through the American Academy of Periodontology (May 2004) and was included on the list of nominees for the Kramer Scholarship for Excellence.
  • Passing the Written Exam of the American Academy of Periodontology. (November 2005) and being Board Eligible to be a Diplomat.
  • Passing the Oral Exam an of the American Academy of Periodontology / and being awarded as Diplomat-Board Certified (2006)
  • Position of “Assistant Professor” at the Post-doctoral Clinic at the Periodontology Department at the Lebanese University (2004-present).
  • Responsible of the Periodontics course at the Dental College, Lebanon- 2006-2012
  • Appointed as a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham- Periodontology department. (2008- present)
  • Appointed as a lecturer at the German Association of Implant Dentistry (2008)
  • Lecturer and consultant for Implant companies (Biohorizons USA, Ritter USA and Straumann)
  • Received the first prize award in the Clinical Science Categories at the Biohorizons global symposium /Miami (May 2017) for the study entitled: “Clinical & patient-centered outcomes following treatment of multiple gingival recessions using acellular dermal matrix”
  • Published ”Pedicle Connective tissue graft with novel palatal Tunneling ” Clin Adv Periodontics 2013;3:191-198 to be ranked 1 in terms of most read, search and downloaded in 2013
  • Award from the American Academy of Periodontology : Finley Award 2019

Lectures

List of conferences & Meeting nationally + internationally 2017

 

 

  1. Dubai, UAE (February 7-9 2017)

Al charga University / module 5 for Implant course

Soft & Hard tissue grafting techniques to fix esthetic failures?

 

  1. Dubai, UEA (May 15 2017)

Biohorizons Dealer meeting

Is it possible to treat & manage Esthetic Implant failure??

 

  1. Tunis, Tunisia (May 17 2017)

Tunisian Implant society

How to save catastrophic implant cases?

 

  1. Kharkov, Ukraine (June 8-10 2017)

Dental Days meeting, 2 lectures

Influence of facial aesthetics on dental treatment

The 8 steps for an aesthetic implant

 

  1. Muscat Oman, September 2nd 2017

Full day for ITI Study club on Innovations in Implant Dentistry

 

  1. Vladivostik, Russia, September 22-23, 2017

One day and a half for Quintescence Journal Meeting

Lecture:What are the 10 factors for esthetic implant success with Immediate Implant Placement?

Full day+workshop: 4 Lectures On esthetic implant+ Soft Tissue

 

  1. Antalya, Turkey, October 5-7, 2017

 Half day lecture for International Symposium

CTG Vs Alloderm with esthetic implant: From Failure to Success

 

  1. St Petesberg, Russia, December 16, 2017

Full day, on implant complications

ITI Russian Study club

 

 

 

List of conferences & Meeting nationally + Internationally 2018

 

  1. Tehran, Iran January 18, 2018

Full day on Soft Tissue + esthetic implants

Ritter Symposium

 

  1. Sfax, Tunis , January 27, 2018

2h Lecture at the ITI study club

 

  1. Beirut, Lebanon February 28, 2018

Importance of soft tissue grafting in esthetic implant

ITI Study Club meeting

 

 

  1. Sousse, Tunis , March 5, 2018

2h Lecture at the ITI study club

 

  1. Baghdad, Iraq, May 10-12, 2018

2 full days on basic Implantology + workshop

BAIRD association

 

  1. Dubrovnick, Croitia, May 17-19, 2018

1.5  H lecture On Recent Research

Biohorizons International Symposium

 

  1. Beirut, Lebanon June 16, 2018

2 lectures of 3 h

Orthodontics Lebanese society

 

  1. Egypt, cairo, October 19, 2018

4H lecture & workshop

Ain Shams University International Symposium

 

  1. Kazakhstan, Alamaty, October 4-5, 2018

2 full days lecture & Workshop

Complications in Implants dentistry: From esthetic failure to

Perimplantitis

 

  1. Beirut, Lebanon December 8, 2018

Gummy smile: the Combo treatment

ICD international meeting

 

 

 

 

 

List of conferences & Meeting nationally + Internationally 2019

 

 

 

1) Yerevan, Armenia April 22, 2019

Full day lecture on Importance of Soft Tissue augmentation with esthetic Implants

ITI study Club

 

2) Beirut, Lebanon May 3, 2019

Lecture On Hard Tissue augmentation for esthetic Implant

Lebanese University dental meeting

 

3) Beirut, Lebanon May 12, 2019

Lecture on Soft Tissue + dental Implant

Lebanese dental association, study club

 

4) Al-ein, UEA June 29, 2019

Full day on The combo Treatment

Al Sihiya clinics, Minister of Health at UEA

 

5) Oman, Saltanit Oman September 20, 2019

Full Day lecture On Gummy smile: the Combo Treatment

ITI study Club

 

6) Abudabi, UEA October 19, 2019

Minimally Invasive technique for root coverage

Abudabi conventional Center

 

7) Monastir, Tunis October 5, 2019

Full Day lecture + live surgery + workshop On Esthetic Implant

University of Monastir, School of Dentistry

 

8) USA, November 11-12, 2019

2 days lecture on Implant complication & advance course on gummy smile

University of Alabama at Birmingham

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