DDS, MS, Prosthodontist
Associate Professor in the Department of Oral Rehabilitation at the Medical University of South Carolina. He completed implant surgical and restorative training before obtaining his Master's degree in Prosthodontics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. Dr. Brenes is a renowned professional in implementing digital dentistry workflows. He is an international speaker, and key opinion leader for multiple companies such as Medit, Sprintray, Exocad, Asiga, Blueskybio, and Roland. He has multiple publications on topics such as CAD/CAM, guided surgery, implants, biomaterials, milling, and 3D printing technologies and dental esthetics.
Wally Renne DMD
Dr. Walter Renne is currently the Associate Deat of Digital Dentistry the Medical University of South Carolina College of Dental Medicine. Dr. Renne is a renowned professional in utilizing CAD/CAM technologies in dentistry and has acted as the Director of CAD/CAM technology at the Medical University of South Carolina. He has instructed numerous courses in CAD/CAM dentistry, Prosthodontics and Esthetic Dentistry among others. Dr. Renne has also been rewarded with numerous teaching awards for his work with students. He is the main key opinion leader for Planmeca worldwide and has extensive research in intraoral scanning.
DMD, MS, Prosthodontist
Dr. Mark Ludlow gained his DMD in dentistry at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. He is currently an assistant professor and Director of the Implant Prosthodontics division at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Ludlow has lectured in various subjects at both Universities and private clinics. He is a Key Opinion Leader for Dentsply Sirona and 3shape. Dr. Ludlow also serves as the Director of the DIgital symposium for the American College of Prosthodontics.
Zachary P. Evans
DMD, PhD, Periodontist
Zach Evans completed his PhD in Biomedical Science, dental training, and residency in periodontics at the Medical University of South Carolina, and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. Zach is currently an Associate Professor in the MUSC Department of Stomatology, Division of Periodontics. He is director of the Master of Science in Dentistry program and is actively engaged in research relating to dental implant and CAD/CAM technologies. He serves as Chief Scientific Officer for CuRE Innovations, a biotech startup based in Charleston, developing antimicrobial additives and coatings for existing restorative and implant components and materials. Zach lectures internationally on the incorporation of digital systems into surgical and implant practice. He is a Key opinion leader for Planmeca.
Anthony Mennito DMD
Anthony Mennito (Tony) is an Associate Professor at the Medical University of South Carolina College of Dental Medicine. He is the division director for digital dentistry and runs the CAD/CAM and Esthetic clinics at the school. Tony was on the team that helped develop and test the E4D Compare computer-assisted learning software and is the Chief Operations Officer for CuRE Innovations, a biotech startup that creates materials to improve restoration longevity. Tony lectures internationally and has numerous published papers on the topic of digital dentistry. He maintains a private practice in Charleston, South Carolina with an emphasis on CAD/CAM and esthetic restorations. He has lectured as a key opinion leader for Ivoclar Vivadent, Planmeca and Kuraray.
Andres Ponce DDS
Certified Prosthodontist Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile. Marketing and Digital Marketing
Diploma, Adolfo Ibañez University, Chile. Style Italiano Certified Trainer. Independent Dental Marketing and Technical Advisor. Key Opinion Leader for 3M. Biohorizons, Neobiotech, Versah, GMI, Hiossen Osstem, OBI Latin America, International College of Prosthodontics.
Sebastian Cifuentes DDS
Certified Prosthodontist Universidad Mayor, Chile. Professor Graduate School Andres Bello University, Prosthodontics Department. Sebastian lectures in Implantology and Clinical Photography. Key opinion leader for MIS and GC.
Designer, Pontificia Universidad Católica, Chile. Photography, California College of Arts. Editorial photographer for women's health, cosmopolitan, and advertising for international brands. Professor at Natphoto and Founder of La Industria Studio.