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Who we are

The doctors, dentists and associates at DENTAL PEARLS are all specialized and holders of postgraduate degrees (PhD, MSc) from universities in London, Manchester, Amsterdam, New York, Florida and Greece. Our philosophy is for constant improvement therefore, we attend and participate in many courses following scientific developments at international level.

 

 

 

Vicky Deligeorgi (PhD,MSc,DDS), Dental Surgeon, specialized in Cosmetic and Restorative

Dr. Vicky Deligeorgi, founder of DENTAL PEARLS, is one of the most experienced dentists in Cosmetic Dentistry in Athens. Via a scholarship from the Greek State Scholarship Foundation, she was trained at Manchester University, Great Britain, from where she graduated with an Msc in Restorative Dentistry (1997). She completed her research and graduated with a PhD (2003) from the same University, under the supervision of distinguished Professor Sir Nairn HF Wilson. She worked as a clinical teacher at the department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Mancheste, UK, between 1998 and 2001. Her papers have been published in international scientific journals and presented in congresses and conferences.
In 2003 she turned her attention to aesthetic/cosmetic dentistry. Always at the cutting edge of developments, in 2005 and 2006 she attended the special program for the Smile Design technique, entitled "The Aesthetic Advantage hands - on Aesthetic Continuum", at the University of New York. In 2005 she extended her knowledge in facial aesthetics by participating in the hands-on program ran by the "Bob Khanna" Institute in London for the elimination of facial wrinkles through the use of hyaluronic acid and botulinum toxin type A (Botox®).
In 2009-2010 she participated in the hands-on program "From TMJ to Smile Design", at the Dawson Academy, Florida, U.S.A. After 12 years of studying and working abroad  she returned to Athens and opened her own practice DENTAL PEARLS in 2009. She has created many bright smiles with the method of Smile Design, and in November 2008, she won the 2nd prize in the "Best Smile Makeover" category, in the Private Dentistry Awards competition, in the UK. She has been an active member of BACD (British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry) and IAAFA (International Academy of Aesthetic Facial Academics).

 

Filios Keramidas( MSc, MFDS, MD, DDS), Doctor specialized in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery.

Mr Filios Keramidas graduated from the Dental School of the University of Thessaloniki in 1995, and continued with a scholarship from the Greek State Scholarship Foundation for an Msc degree in Oral Pathobiology, with clinical specialization in Oral Surgery, from the Dental School of the University of Athens.
In 2002 he moved to the UK, and in 2007 he graduated with honours from the Medical School of the University of Aberdeen. During his stay in the UK, he devoted 2 years of his training to specialize in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Department of Maxillofacial Surgery of the North Staffordshire University Hospital. He then returned to Greece and concluded his training with a Specialization in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, at the respective department of the “G. Gennimatas” General Hospital of Athens in 2010.
Since then, he has practised his medical specialty both in a private surgery, for surgical procedures requiring local anaesthetic (entire range of oral surgery) as well as a registrar at the Department of Head and Neck Surgery, of the “Metropolitan” private treatment centre for surgeries requiring general anaesthesia (oro-cervicofacial infections, orthognathic surgeries, diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant lesions of the head and neck region, etc.).He is a member of:

 

• "The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Faculty of Dentistry (MFDS)"
• The Medical and Dental Association of the United Kingdom,
• The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Association and AO CMF

 

Emilios Tigkos (MSc,DDS), Dental Surgeon, specialized in Endodontology.

Dr Emilios Tigkos following his graduation from the Dental School, University of Athens, on a scholarship from the Greek State Scholarship Foundation, he completed his Master's degree at the University of Amsterdam (ACTA), with a specialization in endodontics.
In the Netherlands he continued his professional career, while working as an Endodontologist in the United Kingdom. He worked as a research fellow at the  Department of Endodontics of the University of Amsterdam (ACTA) during the periods 2001-2002 and 2007-2008.
After 9 years of studies and a professional career abroad, he returned to Greece in 2008 and  now works exclusively as an endodontologist.
He is a certified member of the European Society of Endodontics (ESE) since 2001 and since 2009 he is a clinical teacher for postgraduate students at the Dental School, University of Athens.

 

 

Nikos Markou (MSc,DDS) Dental Surgeon specialised in Periodontology.

Dr Nikos Markou graduated from the Corps Officers Military Academy with the rank of Dentist-2nd Lieutenant in 1995. Since then, he served as Director of the Dental Clinic of the Hellenic Army Medical Battalion, Rhodes National Guard, until 1999, and Director of the Dental Clinic of the Armoured Corps Training Centre in Avlonas, Attica, until 2001. From 2001 to 2002, he was a registrar in the Department of Periodontology at the 401 General Military Hospital of Athens. He completed his three-year training in Periodontology at the School of Dentistry of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in 2005. In 2010, he was a research fellow in the postgraduate Periodontology and Implantology program at Tufts University, Boston. He has participated as a speaker in numerous conferences, and his papers have been published in Greek and foreign journals. Since then, he has been Director of the Periodontology Department of the Athens Guard Dental Clinic, while maintaining a private dental practice focusing exclusively on periodontology and implantology.

 

 

 

Konstantina Vavetsi (MSc, DDS) Dental Surgeon specialised in Periodontology.

Dr Konstantina Vavetsi graduated from the the Dental School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in 2008.  From 2008 to 2011 she worked as a General Dentist. In 2014 she completed her three-year training in Periodontology at the Dental School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. The research project of her Masters of Science (MSc) involved dental manifestations of rare genetic syndromes.
She is a member of the Hellenic Association of Periodontology and  since 2014 a  scientific associate of the laboratory of Periodontology department of the Dental School of Athens. She has participated as a speaker in Hellenic and International conferences, and her papers have been published in Greek and foreign language periodicals.