Head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Barzilai Medical Center, Affiliated to the Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, ISRAEL
Prof. Oded Nahlieli graduated from the Hebrew University Hadassah School of Dental Medicine in Jerusalem. He completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency in Israel (1988-1989) in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department in Massachusetts General Hospital Boston USA. Prof. Nahlieli is the Chairman of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Barzilai University Medical Center Ashkelon, Israel, Professor at the Ben Gurion University of the Negev and Professor at the Michigan University USA and Nanjing University China . Since 1993 Prof. Nahlieli began developing the practice of Endoscopy of the salivary glands (Sialoendoscopy) and was one of the pioneers in the field. He has extensive experience in salivary gland endoscopy. He developed a series of endoscopes techniques and specific equipments for minimal invasive procedures in implant dentistry and medicine. He has lectured extensively on his specialty in Europe, Asia, Middle East and North America. Prof. Oded Nahlieli has written more than 100 articles 8 chapters one book and obtained 25 patents, published in the international literature. His articles on Sialoendoscopy and minimal invasive implantology are considered keystones in the modern management of salivary glands inflammatory disorders and dental implantology.