Teachers

 

The teaching staff is prepared to transmit all the scientific basis and clinical experience of functional orthopedic techniques in the malocclusions treatment.

PhD Wilma Simões

Morphology Master, Federal University of São Paulo.
PhD in Pediatric Dentistry: Functional Orthopedics, Cruzeiro do Sul University.
PhD Honoris Causa by the University Camilo Castelo Branco – São Paulo.
PhD Merit by the Paulista Association of Dental Surgeons.
Specialist in pain and TMJ Dysfunction – CRO.
Specialist in Functional Orthopedics – CRO.
Coordinator Teacher of the Specialization in Functional Jaw Orthopedics of the Cruzeiro do Sul University.
Founder Coordinator CEPECRAF-OFM Multidisciplinary – Center for Education and Research of Cranio-Facial Growth.
Institute of Dentistry – Post Graduate Program – Stricto Sensu in Dentistry – Cruzeiro do Sul University – São Paulo.
Publications: 5 editions of books on Functional Orthopedics seen through the Rehabilitation Neuro-Occlusal – Issues in Portuguese, Spanish and Italian. More than 120 articles and chapters.

PhD Patrícia Valério

Functional Jaw Orthopedist.
Senior pos-doc researcher from the Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Professor of the Orthodontic Course from Itauna University, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Researcher from CEPECRAF – Center of research and study of craniofacial growth-UNICSUL, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Coordinator of the Functional Jaw Orthopedics Course from Biofokus, Turkey. Invited researcher at Marmara University, Turkey; Loannina University, Greece and Aveiro University, Portugal.

Dr. Carina Esperancinha

Functional Jaw Orthopedist.
Coordinator of the Functional Jaw Orthopedics Course from Wilma Simões European Institute.
Specialist in functional jaw orthopedic by Unversidade Cruzeiro do Sul – São Paulo – Brazil – Dr.ª Wilma Simões.
Researcher from CEPECRAF – Center of research and study of craniofacial growth-UNICSUL, São Paulo, Brazil.
Post graduate degree in neuro occlusal rehabilitacion – Barcelona.