Prof. Ami SMIDT, Professor of Prosthodontics, Department of Prosthodontics, The Hebrew University-Hadassah, School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
Professor Ami Smidt is a Professor of Prosthodontics in the Department of Prosthodontics at The Hebrew University-Hadassah, School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel.
He received his D.M.D. degree from Jerusalem’s Hebrew University and his M.Sc. degree in Oral Microbiology (Cum Laude). He received his certificate in Prosthodontics and became a Diplomat of the Israeli Board of Prosthodontics and held teaching, research, and clinical positions at this University.
Professor Smidt headed the Center for Graduate Studies in Prosthodontics in the school from 2003 to 2017 and currently teaches students in the senior clinical years. Over the years, Professor Smidt appeared several times in the Hebrew University’s annual list of best teachers based on students’ surveys.
Professor Smidt has published extensively and serves as a member on the editorial review boards of several international publications. He lectures extensively in international forums on topics related to interdisciplinary comprehensive prosthodontic treatment planning combining orthodontics and periodontics for better functional and esthetic results including dental implants. His current research focuses on bleaching materials and their effect on tooth structure and on evaluating and improving prosthodontic procedures.
Professor Smidt served as President and Editor of the Israel Society of Prosthodontics, is a member of several professional organizations and a board councilor of The International College of Prosthodontists.
Prof. Smidt maintains a private practice dedicated to comprehensive prosthodontics and esthetic dentistry in Tel Aviv, Israel.