Artūras Stumbras – Oral Surgeon

Work and Education

2011 Internship at the Medproject Clinic, certification as a dental practitioner;

2012 Graduated from the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Faculty of Odontology, Dentistry;

2012–present Oral surgery resident at the Kauno Klinikos Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Hospital Department of Maxillofacial Surgery;

2013 Dentist and oral surgeon at the Denticija Clinic (Kaunas);

2013 Dentist and oral surgeon at the T. Lingys Dental Clinic (Alytus);

2014 Dentist and oral surgeon at the &Smile Dental Clinic (Kaunas).

 

Professional Development

2009 15th Anniversary Conference of the Odontologist Society (Druskininkai, Lithuania);

2010 Conference: Dogmas in Orthodontics. A Clinical Approach (Vilnius, Lithuania);

2010 International Conference: Challenges and Achievements in Restorative Dentistry (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2010 Conference of Lithuanian Health Sciences Students and Young Researchers (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2010 International conference: New Achievements in Dental Implantation (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2011 International Health Sciences Conference (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2011 Conference of Lithuanian Health Sciences Students and Young Researchers (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2011 International Conference: Innovations and Current Issues in Dental Practice (Palanga, Lithuania);

2011 3rd International BOA Congress (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2011 International conference: Implantology Lecture and Practice (Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia);

2012 International Conference: Quintessence Baltic Bruxismus (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2012 International conference: Dental Implantation: Different Approaches in Pursuit of Perfection (Vilnius, Lithuania);

2012 International conference: Innovations and Current Issues in Dental Practice (Palanga, Lithuania);

2012 4th International BOA Congress (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2012 Odontologist Society Conference: Treatment Cannot be Left Alone (Druskininkai, Lithuania);

2012 Conference of Lithuanian Health Sciences Students and Young Researchers (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2012 International conference: Today vs the Future. Modern and Future Technologies (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2013 Conference: Advanced Dentistry Today (Druskininkai, Lithuania);

2013 5th International BOA Congress (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2014 Conference of Lithuanian Health Sciences Students and Young Researchers (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2014 Tbilisi 4th International Dental Congress (Tbilisi, Georgia);

2014 International Congress: III congreso international Sociedad cientifica de odontologia implantologica (Granada, Spain);

2013 Traineeship at the Zimmer Biomet Institute: Hands-on Workshop in Intermediate/Advanced Surgery and Prosthetics (Switzerland);

2013 Clinical training: Edentulous Jaw Reconstruction with Implants, Malo Clinic (Portugal).

 

Scientific Activities

2010 Kaunas University of Medicine Students’ Scientific Society Conference, presentation in the Dentistry Section: “Direct and Indirect Corono-Radicular Restorations”. Presentation in the Maxillofacial Surgery Section: “The Influence of External and Internal Factors on the Etiology of Jaw Trauma and Soft Tissue Inflammation” – awarded second place (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2011 Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Students’ Scientific Society Conference, presentations in the Maxillofacial Surgery Section: “Bone Tissue Engineering: the Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Matrix” – awarded second place. “Features of the Lateral Condensation Methodology and the Use of Screw-Retained Implants in Condensed Bone” (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2011 International Health Sciences Conference: “Aetiology and Risk Factors in Maxillofacial Traumatology and Odontogenic Infections” – awarded second place; “Humana Dental Implants System – Clinical Evaluation of Using Dental Implants in Condensed Bone” (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2011 Poster presentation: “Lateral Condensation in the Upper Jaw. Possibilities for the Use of Implants in Condensed Bone”, presented at the Student Intellect Boulevard at the Innovations and Current Issues in Dental Practice Conference;

2011 Polymer Chemistry and Technology Conference: “Tissue Engineering: Cellulose Scaffolds for Bone Replacement” (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2012 Kaunas University of Medicine Students’ Scientific Society Conference, presentations in the Maxillofacial Surgery Section: “A Comparison of the Reliability and Accuracy of Gingival Biotype Diagnostic Methods”, “Analysis of the Biological Properties of an Alloplastic Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffold: Research In Vitro and In Vivo” – awarded first place (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2012 Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Students’ Scientific Society Conference, presentation at the final conference, plenary session: “Analysis of the Biological Properties of an Alloplastic Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffold: Research In Vitro and In Vivo” – awarded second place (Kaunas, Lithuania);

2012 Poster presentations presented at the Student Intellect Boulevard at the Innovations and Current Issues in Dental Practice Conference: “Predisposing Factors for Facial and Jaw Traumas and Soft Tissue Inflammation”, “Analysis of the Biological Properties of an Alloplastic Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffold: Research In Vitro and In Vivo”, “Synthesis of Alloplastic Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffold and Evaluation of Chemical and Mechanical Properties. Prospects for Use in Bone Tissue Engineering” – awarded first place and the Dr Martynas Šimelis Scholarship;

2012 Poster presentations presented at the Dental Implantation: Different Approaches to Perfection International Conference: “Analysis of the Biological Properties of an Alloplastic Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffold: Research In Vitro and In Vivo”, “Synthesis of Alloplastic Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffold and Evaluation of Chemical and Mechanical Properties. Prospects for Use in Bone Tissue Engineering” – awarded third place;

2012 Oral presentation at the Baltic Osseointegration Academy Conference: “Analysis of Alloplastic Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Bone Scaffold Biological Features” – awarded first place and the Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Research Scholarship;

2014 Presentation at the III Congreso Internacional de la Sociedad Científica de Odontología Implantológica: “Bone Tissue Engineering: Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffold Analysis In Vitro and In Vivo” – awarded first place and the SCOI-Inibsa-Geistlich Prize (Granada, Spain).

 

Courses and Lectures Given

2011 Guest lecturer at the Implantology Lecture and Practice Conference (Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia);

2011 Oral presentation at the Baltic Osseointegration Academy Conference: “Bone Tissue Engineering: Polymer Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Scaffold as Bone Grafting Material. Synthesis and Analysis”;

2012 Oral presentation at the Baltic Osseointegration Academy Conference: “Analysis of Alloplastic Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Bone Scaffold Biological Features”;

2012 Oral presentation at the Odontologist Society Treatment Cannot be Left Alone Conference: “Alloplastic Cellulose Bone Block: Prospects for Use In Vitro and In Vivo”;

2014 Guest lecturer at the Tbilisi 4th International Dental Congress (Tbilisi, Georgia);

2014 Presentation at the III Congreso Internacional de la Sociedad Científica de Odontología Implantológica: “Bone Tissue Engineering: Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffold Analysis In Vitro and In Vivo” (Granada, Spain);

 

Published Articles

2011 Artūras Stumbras, Julius Maminskas, Gediminas Žekonis. Fiberglass Pins: Direct or Indirect Usage? Stominfo;

2013 Odeta Petrauskaite, Pedro de Sousa Gomes, Maria Helena Fernandes, Gintaras Juodzbalys, Arturas Stumbras, Julius Maminskas, Jolanta Liesiene, Marco Cicciù. Biomimetic Mineralization on a Macroporous Cellulose-Based Matrix for Bone Regeneration. BioMed Research International.

 

Membership in Professional and Public Organisations

2012–present Lithuanian Dental Chamber;

2012–present Association of Maxillofacial Surgeons.