Nicolaas C. Geurs   D.D.S., M.S.

Nicolaas C. Geurs

Nicolaas C. Geurs, D.D.S. , M.S. is the Weatherford-Palcanis Endowed Professor and chair of the department of Periodontology at theUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham. He received his dental degree at ACTA (Free University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands) in 1992. He completed his training inPeriodontology and Master’s in Clinical Dentistry at the University of Alabama atBirmingham from 1992-1995. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a Fellow of the American College of Dentists. He is actively involved in teaching periodontology and implantology toboth the dental students and post graduate students. He was the directorof the advanced education program in Periodontology for 10 years and is currently the chair of the Department of Periodontology. His research interests include: periodontitis and systemic health; regeneration; bone grafting and dental implantology. He has published and lecturedextensively on these topics. In 2016 Dr. Geurs was awarded the presidents award for excellence in teaching by the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Dr. Geurs has published numerous case reports and articles for variousprofessional journals, including The International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry, Journal of Periodontology and Clinical Advances in Periodontics. He has published a chapter on “Soft Tissue Consideration for Implant Site Development” for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.

He is a nationally and internationally recognized speaker. Previous engagements include: AAP annual meetings; Northeastern Society ofPeriodontists in NYC; Florida National Dental Convention; EuropeanFederation of Periodontology Conference; Indian Society of Dental Research, the Taiwanese Academy of Periodontology, The 47th th Arthur Merrit lectureship at Texas A&M university, and the 2019 Kaplan Scholar at the university of Florida. Dr. Geurs has been presenting forConcord seminars since 2013.

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