-Liceo de Costa Rica, Bachelor in Sciences, December, 1959
-University of Costa Rica, Doctor in Dental Surgery, May 1968-University of Missouri, Graduate Removable Prosthodontics, May 1979
OTHER STUDIES AND AWARDS
-The American Society of Dentistry for Children. Certificate of Merit, 1968
-Dental Association of Costa Rica. “ Some aspects of the Problems in Removable Partial Prótesis.” December 1976.
-IV Costa Rican-Panamanian Dental Meeting. Chiriquì Panama. Junio 1982.
-Philadelphia College of Ostheopathic Medicine. Predoctoral course of Maxillo Temporomandibular Dysfunctions. May 1983.
-Normandie Study Group for TMJ Dysfunction. Diagnosis and Treatment of TMJ disorders. May 1983
-American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) “ State of the Art Implantology” Annual Meeting World Assembly, September 1983.
-Alabama Implant Study Group. 1984 Alabama Implant Congress X . 1984.
-American Academy of Implant Dentistry. AAID Research Foundation. University of California, San Francisco. “ Innovations in Implantology” October, 1985.
-Dr. Dale Hall. Dental Implant Seminar. April 1987.
-American Dental Association. Annual Session. Las Vegas Nevada, 1987
-American Academy of Implant Dentistry. Annual Scientific Program. World Conference-Oral Impants. Las Vegas Nevada, 1987.
-Ivoclar AG-Vivadent AG. Isosit, Inlay, Onlay, IPS Ceramic Course. March 1990
-University of Costa Rica. “ Technical Application of Isosit Resin Inlay/Onlay in Laboratory and Clinical Applications”. June 1990. San Josè, Costa Rica.
-Core Vent System of Osseointegrated Implants. Surgical & Prosthetic Training Program. Ventura California, November 1990.
-Western District of The American Academy of Implant Dentistry. Implant Oral Reconstruction, Prosthetic and surgical Techniques”. California USA. November 1990.
-American College of Oral Implantology. Annual ACOI Winter Symposium. Sub-periosteal Implants. Surgical Demonstration Course. Lake Worth Florida, January 1991.
The Midwest Implant Institute & Center for the Advancement of Dentistry. S-371 SubPeriosteal Implant Course. June 1991.
-The American Academy of Implant Dentistry and the AAID Research Foundation. 41ST Annual Scientific Program. “Oral Implantology/ Implant Dentistry” Orlando, Florida, 1992.
-CIOCAP. 1ST Congress of Oral Implantology of Central America and Panama.
-The Western District of The American Academy of Implant Dentistry. “Implants, Longterm Successses and Failures”. NewPort Beach , California March 1997.
-Boston Institute of Dental Implantology and Bone Augmentation. “ Fundamentals of Oral Implantology”. October 1998.
-MAP International Seminars. “ Advanced Bone Grafting” Palm Harbor, Florida. September 1999.
-Sulzer Medica, Sulzer Calcitek, Inc. Coastal Jaw Surgery & Sulzer Calcitek presents:
-The Costa Rican Board of Dentists. San Jose Dental Meeting. October 1999.
- University of Miami School of Medicine. 1ST symposium on Platelet Rich Plasma & it`s Growth Factors”. February-March 2002. Orlando Florida.
-International Congres of Oral Impantologists ( ICOI) . Implant Prosthodontic Section. “ ICOI World Congress XXII and 7TH Imlpant and Prosthodontic Symposium” Las Vegas Nevada, June 2004.