Dr. Ileana Porras

Prosthodontist
Higher Education
Specialization Incorporation to the College of Dental Surgeons of Costa Rica:
Specialist in Prosthodontics, 2012
Professional Title of Specialist in Prosthodontics, Honor Graduate, Universidad de Costa Rica
2008-2010
Professional Title Doctor in Dental Surgery and Licentiate in Dentistry, Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
1999-2003
Professional Membership
Member of Dental Surgeons College of Costa Rica
2004- Present
Courses
Radiological Protection in Dental Radiology,
College of Dental Surgeons of Costa Rica, 2017
Implant Dentistry, Myths vs Reality
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Washington, 2013
Epidemiology and Biostatistics for health professionals,
Universidad de Costa Rica, 2008
Orofacial Pain
Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología, 2008
Fellowship in Prosthodontics,
Universidad de Costa Rica, 2007
Composite and Ceramic Restorations
FUNDECO, Universidad de Costa Rica, 2007
Interactions between the interphase of dental tissue and biomaterials
FUNDECO, Universidad de Costa Rica, 2007
Adhesive Esthetics
3M Costa Rica, 2007
Aesthetics in Prosthodontics
Universidad Latina de Costa Rica, 2004
Implant Supported Restoration
ECO, Recertification Program, Dr. Bernal Pacheco, 2003
Seminars
International Symposium on Ceramics,
Quintessence Publishing, San Diego, CA, 2017
Dental Rehabilitation with and without implants
All on 4, Complications
Smart Day, Implant Direct, 2017
Aquí se habla Adhesion
Dr. Rolan Nuñez , Master of Science and Biomaterials, 2017
Colegio Cirujanos Dentistas, 2017
Biomimetic and Adhesive Restorative Dentistry,
Dr. Pascal Magne
Licifo, V International Seminar, 2017
International Symposium on Ceramics,
Quintessence Publishing, Hollywood, CA, 2014
International Symposium on Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry
Quintessence Publishing, Boston, MA, 2010
International Symposium on Ceramics,
Quintessence Publishing, San Diego, CA, 2009
Academic Seminar,
Department of Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences, Universidad de Costa Rica, 2009
Biomet Global Symposium
General Session
Biomet 3i, Chicago, ILL, 2008
Implant Esthetics and Engineering for Implant Function
Zimmer Dental, 2008
Research
Conservation of tooth site- Author Clinical Case Poster Exhibition
College of Dental Surgeons Annual Seminar, 2008
Tridimensional Distortion Evaluation during open tray impression for tapered screw angled implants at different heights, 2011
Professional Experience
Director and Prosthodontist of Dental Design Costa Rica, since 2011
Prosthodontist of CCD Orthodontics Clinic, since 2016
Private Practice, since 2004
Public Healthcare Costa Rica,
Director of Dental Department,
Parrita, 2003-2004
Experience as Teacher
Instructor of Occlusion Clinic for Undergraduate program, Universidad de Costa Rica, 2008-2010
Instructor of Prosthodontics Postgraduate program, Universidad de Costa Rica, 2011-2013

Dr. Max Arias

Masters in Aesthetic Dentistry

3M Advisor

Faculty member at UCR. (University of Costa Rica)

Dr. Rossie Brender

Specialty in Periodontics. Northwestern University Dental School. June 1997 – December 1999

  • Specialty in Periodontics. Northwestern University Dental School, Chicago. January 1999
  • MD Surgeon. Universidad de Costa Rica. February 1989 – December 1995
  • Doctor in Dental Surgery. Universidad de Costa Rica – Facultad de Odontología. January 1995

Dr. Paula Marín

ENDODONTIC SPECIALIST  2005/2006
Universidad Latina de Costa Rica

DENTIST SURGEON 1999/2003
Universidad Latina de Costa Rica

ORAL SURGERY MEDIC
Universidad latina de Costa Rica

Masters in Science.

Edodontology Professor
Universidad Latina de Costa Rica 2006

Membership in American Association of Edodontists (AAE)

Membership in Colegio de Cirujanos Dentistas de Costa Rica.

AAE’s Annual Congress 2010 and 2011

AAE’s Retreatment Workshop 2011