Dr. Danijal Dzafic, Consultant Prosthodontist and Clinical Director of Dental Department at New Mowasat Hospital: "The goal of the Symposium is to provide an invaluable learning experience and opportunity to spend quality time with colleagues in a relaxing environment, discuss technological advances, exchange opinions and provide an educational experience for dentists in Kuwait.”
Mrs. Aliaa Al-Sayed, New Mowasat Business Development & Marketing Manager: "The first of its kind the private healthcare sector, this Symposium is one example of New Mowasat Hospital’s continuous commitment to enhancing the knowledge and expertise of doctors who serve patients daily.”
The 1st International Dental Symposium in Kuwait will take place at the Al Dana Conference Hall in Holiday Inn Salmiya on Saturday – Sunday, 10th – 11th May 2014.
Dr. Danijal Dzafic, DDM, PhD, led the coordination of the Event, with the help of sponsors who were able to attract some of the best international experts in Dentistry. Dr. Dzafic noted that, “New Mowasat Hospital was very keen on selecting prominent speakers with extensive local and international dental expertise, along with a comprehensive scientific program for this event. With topics that include flap design, esthetics, implant complications and new approaches in aesthetic dentistry, the Symposium promises to cover a wide range of contemporary issues in implant and aesthetic dentistry.”
Lectures during the two-day event will be led by Dr. Marius Steigmann and Dr. Galip Gurel, world-renowned experts in the field of Dentistry. Dr. Marius Steigmann, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Boston University in the USA; and Vice President of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI), Germany, will be leading the first day of the Symposium, educating attendees on various advances in flap design and aesthetic dental procedures. Dr. Galip Gurel, DDS, Msc, is from the University of Kentucky, Department of Prosthodontics; a Diplomat of the American Board of Aesthetic Dentistry; and a Visiting Professor at the New York University (USA), Marseille Dental University (France), and Istanbul Yeditepe University (Turkey). He will be leading the topics on tooth preparation techniques and advances in digital dentistry.
The Symposium will provide an excellent opportunity for specialists and experts to exchange their viewpoints on methods used to enhance Dental Health and its related services. The Event represents the significance of Dental Care services in Kuwait, especially considering the high cost associated with this service, in addition to the sophisticated technology and advanced medical equipment that is needed to provide excellent patient care.
The lessons taken from the Event will surely help dentists from all over Kuwait in expanding their services to the community; in particular, New Mowasat Hospital’s Dental Department, which already prides itself on offering widely-specialized services, highly efficient team of experts working in a state-of-the-art facility. The Department is not only dedicated to treatment of the most complex dental issues, but also in educating patients to maintain good oral hygiene to avoid further complications. The Department strives to provide patients with excellent dental care at reasonable prices, in addition to building a solid relationship with patients in an effort to achieve 100% patient satisfaction.
New Mowasat is a leading Hospital offering a comprehensive range of specialized healthcare services. It reflects a heritage of serving the community for almost 50 years through great quality healthcare through different domains. The Hospital is accredited through Joint Commission International and Accreditation Canada International, the first private hospital in Kuwait to acquire JCI recognition in November 2010, renewed in 2014; and Accreditation Canada International accreditation in April 2011, renewed in April 2014.
New Mowasat takes pride in earning patients' trust and confidence, maintaining its reputable position among hospitals in Kuwait, and meeting the expectations of patients by providing the latest and well-advanced medical healthcare services with International standards. The 1st International Dental Symposium is yet another example of the Hospital’s achievement in Kuwait’s private healthcare sector.