SDA Scientific Board
Neha Dixit has been managing global training programs for the Swiss Dental Academy from September 2009 till date. She is actively involved in training periodontists, practicing general dentists and dental hygienists in new techniques and concepts in professional prophylaxis and works as scientific and clinical affairs advisor for EMS in Switzerland. She is Proprietor of Queen’s Dental Clinic, a specialized private practice in Mumbai. Neha Dixit has an impressive academic background, with a Master degree of Dental Surgery in Periodontology from Government Dental College & Hospital, University of Mumbai, a Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital and Healthcare Administration and was assigned Professor at the Department of Periodontology: M.U.H.S. University, Central India (Nagpur). She has delivered several lectures on Periodontology at various International, National and State-level Dental Conferences and continuing dental education programs in India and abroad.
Dr. Klaus-Dieter Bastendorf
Dr. Klaus-Dieter Bastendorf studied dental medicine from 1970 to 1976 in Tübingen, Germany, from where he graduated in 1978. One year later, he established his own practice. In subsequent years he set the substantive focus in preventive dentistry, integration of individual prophylaxis into daily practice, research concerning the technical and economic effectiveness of prevention in general practice. In 35 years as a practicing dentist and well beyond that, until today, Dr. Bastendorf has published many articles and conducted numerous studies on prevention and prophylaxis. In around 750 lectures and presentations, his audiences have come to know him as a passionate advocate for natural tooth preservation. Dr. Klaus-Dieter Bastendorf is actively involved in dental medicine for senior citizens in a volunteer capacity and has been honored with numerous public awards and distinctions.