Medical Team

João Martin Bexiga

Clinic Director

  • Degree in Dental Medicine at ISCS Egas Moniz (ISCSEM) in 1996;
  • University Professor of Periodontology (ISCSEM) between 1996 and 2000;
  • Author and co-author of several scientific articles, lectures and conferences, some of them awarded;
  • Exerts on private clinic with exclusive practice in Periodontology and Dental Implant Surgery with special interest in periodontal and bone regenerative surgical procedures;
  • Member of several scientific societies.

Cristina Alves

  • Bachelor Degree of Oral Health, the School of Dental Medicine, University of Lisbon (FMDUL);
  • Master in Oral Health Preventive and Community, by FMDUL;
  • PhD student in Health Sciences and Technology, by FMDUL;
  • Degree of Professor of Oral Hygiene in FMDUL;
  • Author and co-author of several scientific publications.

Filipa Cordeiro

  • Degree at the School of Dental Medicine, University of Lisbon (FMDUL) 2005 with 16 points (Teacher Award Simões dos Santos – best student of Dentistry course 1999-2005);
  • Clinical practice in the field of dentistry since October 2005;
  • Several courses in the area of Pediatric Dentistry;
  • Clinical post graduate degree in Pediatric Dentistry ISCEM, January 2010 to July 2011.

Hélder Nunes Costa

  • Degree in Dental Medicine at ISCS Egas Moniz (ISCSEM) in 1996;
  • PhD from Kanagawa Dental University (Japan);
  • Doctorate from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon;
  • Specialist in Orthodontics Dental Association (Portugal) and the GDC (United Kingdom);
  • Professor of Orthodontics – ISCSEM;
  • Master University of the Danube (Austria);
  • Postgraduate in Orthodontics from the University of New York (College of Dentistry);
  • Author of several publications as well as national and international scientific presentations.

Maria Helena Almeida

  • Degree in Dental Medicine at ISCS Egas Moniz in 2002;
  • Graduate in Endodontics (Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Miguel Roig Cayon);
  • Graduate in Orthodontics at Studi Institute Ortodontici (Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Arturo Fortini and Prof. Dr. Massimo Lupolli;
  • Graduate in Orthodontics at International Straight Wire and Orthopedic Seminars – ISWOS (Coordinator: Prof. Dr. B. Garcia H. Coffin);
  • Graduate in Orthodontics, CSW technique – Custom Made Straight Wire (Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Pablo Echarri);
  • Certified instructor – Carriere Philosophy (Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Luis Carriere);
  • Medical Dentist Certified Clear Aligner (Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Pablo Echarri);
  • Medical Dentist Certified 2D Lingual Orthodontic Technique (coordination: Prof. Dr. Vittorio Cacciafesta);
  • Monitors in Endodontics chair in ISCS Egas Moniz, between 2002 and 2006.

Maria Joana Castro

  • Degree in Dental Medicine from the Higher Institute of Health Sciences Egas Moniz;
  • Master in Pediatric Dentistry from the Faculty of Dental Medicine, University of Porto;
  • She attended several courses in the field of Pediatric Dentistry;
  • Author of oral communications and posters in the field of Pediatric Dentistry presented at national conferences.

Marina Rodrigues dos Santos

  • Degree in Dental Medicine at ISCS Egas Moniz in 2002;
  • Graduate in Restorative Dentistry and Aesthetics, taught by Prof. Dr. Jorge Perdigao, the ISCS Egas Moniz;
  • Postgraduate Course in Periodontology at ISCS Egas Moniz;
  • Intensive International Course in Implantology, taught at the University of São Leopoldo Mandic, São Paulo. Brazil;
  • Member of the Portuguese Society of Periodontology and Impants.

Ricardo Almeida

  • Degree in Dental Medicine from the Higher Institute of Health- South Sciences in 2001;
  • Admitted to the Dentists Order with No. 3820;
  • Specialization in Restorative Dentistry and Aesthetics by ISCSEM (2005);
  • Graduate in Occlusion and prosthesis by the European Implantology Center (2007);
  • MBA from the University of Krems (Austria) in functions and dysfunctions of Masticatory Organ (2010);
  • Master’s degree in Prosthodontics from the University of Medicine Vienna (2014);
  • Team manager of Screening and Urgencies of the University Clinic of ISCSEM (since 2009);
  • Private Practice activity directed to the areas of oral rehabilitation;
  • Author and co-author of several scientific posters.

Rita Grade

  • Degree in Dental Medicine, the School of Dental Medicine, University of Lisbon (FMDUL) in 2003;
  • Monitor in Anatomy, still in the Hospital of Santa Maria, and later in FMDUL, monitor invited the Gnatofisiologia, Occlusion and Mandibular Dysfunction Temporomandibular and Rehabilitation, 2003-2010;
  • Masters in Aesthetics and Rehabilitation by the International University of Catalonia, Barcelona (2006-2008).

Telmo Galrão

  • Degree in Dental Medicine at ISCS Egas Moniz (ISCSEM) in 2006;
  • Post graduate specialization in Endodontics by FMDUL;
  • Monitor for the 2º Course Post-Graduate with Specialization in Endodontics of FMDUL (2013-2016);
  • Author and co-author of several Free Oral Presentations and Posters;
  • Principal Investigator (shared) in the field of Endodontics in FMDUL;
  • Exclusive practice in all types of endodontic treatment, including surgical procedures.