Dr. Pedro E. Santiago received his dental degree from the University of Puerto Rico, School of Dental Medicine in 1989. He then moved to Rochester, New York where he underwent post-doctoral studies in Orthodontics at the Eastman Dental Center and Pharmacology and Dental Research at the University of Rochester. In 1995, he was accepted as the first craniofacial orthodontic fellow at the Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at the New York University Medical Center in Manhattan where he received a certificate in Craniofacial Orthodontics. He holds a master’s in business administration (MBA) with a concentration in Healthcare Management from Creighton University.
Dr. Santiago was the founder, professor and director of the Orthodontic Graduate Program and the Center for Craniofacial Disorders at the University of Puerto Rico (1996-2008).
He has published many scientific articles and book chapters in international orthodontic and surgical journals. He has lectured in national and international meetings in over 30 countries. He is currently the Director of Oral Health and Director of Craniofacial Orthodontics at Duke University.
MODULE 1 - PRELIMINARY PROGRAM Ecpca Course MODULE 1
DAY 5 – April 29, 2023 - USEFUL TECHNICAL-PRACTICAL SUGGESTIONS
USEFUL TECHNICAL-PRACTICAL SUGGESTIONS
Safe and easy impressions in neonates and Aligners for alveolar molding
Puneet Batra - India – 15’
How to construct a Grayson-Santiago NAM device, tricks, and traps
Pedro Santiago - USA – 15’
How to construct a NAM Milano-modified appliance or a Nasal Hook, tricks and traps
Noah Cohen - Italy – 15’
How to construct a Horizontal expander for closure of large soft tissue gaps pre-BG
Cristina Incorvati - Italy – 15’
How to construct a Double Hinge Palatal expander for the Alt-Ramec Technique
Fabio Carta, Maria Costanza Meazzini - Italy – 10’
DISCUSSION - 15’