IAOCI Board of Directors

President IAOCI

Sammy Noumbissi DDS MS

Dr. Sammy Noumbissi

President IAOCI

Miles of Smiles Implant Dentistry

Sammy Noumbissi DDS MS earned his DDS from Howard University College of Dentistry, Washington DC. He furthered his dental training by attending the full time three-year Graduate Program in Implant Dentistry at Loma Linda University in California. His advanced studies culminated with a certificate in Implant Dentistry and a Masters of Science in Implant Surgery.


Howard University College of Dentistry, Washington DC
1994-1998: Doctor of Dental Surgery, June 1998

Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Loma Linda CA
Graduate Program in Implant Dentistry 1999-2002
Certificate in Implant Dentistry, March 2002
Masters of Science in Implant Dentistry, September 2005


10 articles in peer reviewed international dental journals

5 articles in national dental journals


Member  editorial Board: Journal of Implant and Clinical Dentistry JIACD

Member editorial board: Oral Implantology Section Oro-Facial Chronicle

Member editorial board: Dentistry and Medical Research Open Access Online Journal

Reviewer: Journal of Oral Implantology, American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID)

Board Member

MUTLU ÖZCAN Prof. Dr.med.dent., Ph.D

Mutlu Özcan has earned her Licenciate in Dentistry in 1993 in Istanbul, Turkey, Dr.med.dent. degree in 1999 in Cologne, Germany and Doctorate in Medical Sciences (Ph.D) in 2003 in Groningen, The Netherlands. She received full professorship for Clinical Dental Biomaterials at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands in 2007. Since 2009, she is the Director of Dental Materials Division at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. She also holds Honorary Professorship positions at various universities some of which are São Paolo State University (Brazil), University of Madrid (Spain), University of Florida (USA) and University of Hong Kong (China). She has authored more than 400 original scientific and clinical publications, is a well-sought lecturer and receiver of several international awards. Her clinical expertise is on reconstructive dentistry and her scientific work focuses on translational research.


European Prosthodontic Association (EPA)-recognized Specialist in Prosthodontics
Honorary Secretary of the EPA
Past-President of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR) / Dental Materials Group (DMG)
Fellow of Academy of Dental Materials (FADM)
Fellow of International College of Dentistry (FICD)
Fellow in Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, FDS RCPS (Glasgow)



Dr.Saurabh Gupta BDS, MDS

Global Education and Training Manager, IAOCI

Dr.Saurabh Gupta holds Masters Degree in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He is also trained in multiple allied surgical disciplines including Implantology and Laser dentistry (Manipal University). He is also an academic writer and has published his papers in various national and international journals and magazines like Dentistry today, Dentaltown etc. He has presented many national and international lectures on Implantology. He has also contributed a chapter on “ Smile design with Dental Implants” for JB publishers, Poland. He is also a freelancer Medical Academic writer & Research Scientist since 2010. He has a great interest in ceramic implantology and is actively involved in research and publication of ceramic implants.


Editorial Board Member:

  1. OMICS International “Dental Implants and Dentures”
  2. Bioaccent Onine Publishing
  3. Symbiosis Online Publishing – JDODT
  4. Openventio Publishers
  5. Mathews Open Access Journals
  6. Scientia Ricerca – “Oral Health and Dentistry”
  7. SciFed Dental & Oral Research Journal
  8. Clinical and Medical Investigations

Associate Editor:

  1. Medcrave – JDHODT                                                                  
  2. OMICS International “Pediartic Dental Care”

Member of IAOCI and ALD.

Contact: [email protected]

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