Eastman Dental Institute


Aesthetic Dentistry Symposium

Innovation, Precision and Aesthetic Predictability for Teeth and Implants

This June, you’re invited to join UCL Eastman Dental Institute and guest lecturer Professor Stavros Pelekanos for a one-day symposium on innovative aesthetic dentistry techniques.

In celebration of our Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry PG Certificate’s 10 year anniversary, Prof Pelekanos will be joined by additional international specialists to deliver a comprehensive and invigorating programme of lectures for specialists and GDPs with an interest in aesthetic dentistry. Held in the prestigious Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre at UCL, and kindly supported by Hu-Friedy, this symposium will be an excellent opportunity to learn from leaders in aesthetic dentistry while networking with colleagues.

The price includes all refreshments, and you will gain a CPD certificate for 6 hours verifiable CPD.


One day symposium 9:00-17:00

6 hours verifiable CPD.

Course date

Thursday 7 June 2018


EDI will present the Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry Symposium on Thursday 7 June, 2018, at the Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, University College London, Gower St, Kings Cross, London WC1E 6BT.

9:15Welcome and Introduction to Eastman CPD with Professor Albert Leung
9:25Welcome and Introduction to Aesthetic Dentistry at the Eastman with Dr. Dina Dedi

Professor Stavros Pelekanos, Dr Med Dent, DDS

Minimally invasive prosthodontics procedures: from veneers to full mouth rehabilitation, step by step

11:00Morning break

Professor Stavros Pelekanos, Dr Med Dent, DDS

Analysing and performing the full mouth rehabilitation case: guidelines and modern tools




Dr. James Lee, BDS (Hons)

Aesthetic Removable Prostheses: from average to spectacular


Professor Stavros Pelekanos, Dr Med Dent, DDS

The Lost Central Incisor: Undetectable Tooth Replacement from extraction, temporisation, implant placement and final restoration

16:00Afternoon break

Dr. Dominiki Chatzopoulou, Dipds, MClin Dent Perio(Eng), MDFTEd, MFDS

50 Shades of Pink: Soft tissue Handling Around Teeth and Implants

17:00Questions to all lectures 
17:30Symposium close

The Eastman thanks Geistlich and MIS for their generous support of this symposium.

Speaker information

Professor Stavros Pelekanos, Dr Med Dent, DDS

Professor Stavros Pelekanos

Dr. Stavros Pelekanos received his undergraduate degree in Dentistry (D.D.S.) in 1991 from the University of Athens, Greece. In 1993, he obtained his doctoral degree in Prosthodontics (Dr Med Dent) from the University of Freiburg, Germany. Following his professional training, Stavros established a private practice in Athens, oriented towards prosthodontics, implantology and aesthetic dentistry.

In 2002, he was appointed full-time Lecturer at the Department of Prosthodontics, Dental School, University of Athens, Greece, and is now Assistant Professor in the same department. Since 2013 he is an active member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED). His professional affiliations include: the International College of Prosthodontics (ICP), European Prosthodontic Association (EPA), Greek Prosthodontic Association and many others. He is a faculty member of the Global Institute of Dental Education, Los Angeles, and Dental Tribune CME lecturing internationally and conducts hands-on courses on implants, aesthetics and restorative procedures.

In 2008 and 2011, Stavros received second and first prize at the scientific award competition of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry held in Madrid, Spain and Istanbul, Turkey respectively. To date he has published over twenty articles in peer reviewed journals and 2 chapters in books. 

Dr James Lee, BDS (Hons)

Dr James Lee

James Lee received his BDS degree with Honours from the University of Manchester in 2010. He completed his vocational training in South Wales and then went on to be appointed as Senior House Officer in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, Wales. 

In 2014, he successfully completed  his Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry at the Eastman Dental Institute, University College of London with Distinction. His case presentation has won the Best Clinical Case Award at the 2015 Dentistry Awards UK.

James is in the senior year of his american speciality training in prosthodontics and Master of Science degree at the University of Minnesota (USA). His Masters’s thesis is focussed on improving primary stability of the initially unstable implant.

Dr Dominiki Chatzopoulou, Dipds, MClin Dent Perio(Eng), MDFTEd, MFDS

Dr Dominiki Chatzopoulou

Dr. Dominiki Chatzopoulou qualified in 1998 from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, and subsequently completed her MClinDent in Periodontics from QMUL with distinction in 2001. She was appointed as a Clinical Academic Lecturer within the department and subsequently became a Senior Clinical Lecturer and course director for the MClinDent in Periodontology and Diploma in Advanced Clinical Periodontology. She has 14 years of experience in managing complex periodontal cases and is part of the implant team teaching postgraduates at the QMUL.

Dr. Chatzopoulou areas of interest include mucogingival surgery, risk management in periodontics and periodontal regenerative therapy and regularly lectures on these topics nationally and internationally. Her clinical time is divided between private periodontal practice in West London and the Royal London Hospital. 


Current Eastman Students and Alumni: £210

General Early Bird (before 15 April): £210

General Standard price (after 15 April): £299

How to book

Before booking, please ensure you have reviewed the above information and our refund policy. Full payment is required up front to reserve a place. Places are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

To book please visit the online store

What happens next

Once you have completed your purchase through the Online Store, you will receive an email confirming your booking. The Course Administrator will send you a further email confirming arrival time and location.


Alison Gibson

CPD Business Officer


+44 (0)20 7905 1234