Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department Chair

Dr. Anders Nattestad

Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr. Anders Nattestad earned his doctor of dental surgery degree from the University of Copenhagen, Denmark, finished a Ph.D. and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency training from the same institution. Prior to joining the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in 2007, he was assistant and associate professor at the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Copenhagen and served as chair before leaving for Las Vegas in 2004 to work as Professor and Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and implantology. He has published over 60 articles and has been speaking at more than 100 international meetings all over the world. He has served as Secretary General of the Association for Dental Education in Europe for five years and Executive Director of International Federation of Dental Educators and Associations for five years.