Invited speakers

AOS ASP APS 2024 Stephen Chen

Dr Stephen Chen

Dr Stephen Chen is a specialist periodontist in private practice in Balwyn. He graduated BDS (Malaya) in 1983, MDSc (Melbourne) in 1987, FRACDS in 1988 and completed his PhD in 2008. He holds the position of Clinical Associate Professor at The School of Dentistry, University of Melbourne. Dr Chen’s scientific interests are in the field of tissue regeneration and post-extraction implants. He is past-president of the International Team for Implantology (ITI), Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontists (ANZAP) and Australasian Osseointegration Society (AOS). He is an honorary life member of the AOS.

AOSASPAPS24 Gerry Clausen

Dr Gerry Clausen

Dr Clausen has lectured extensively throughout every State of Australia. Lecture topics have included removable partial dentures, restorative dentistry, crown and bridgework, and implant prosthodontics. He has run advanced and basic level implant programmes in Australia, and New Zealand. He has also given lecture programmes in China (Dental China Expo 95 Guangzhou), and North America (Star of the North meeting, Minneapolis, Minn. 1996), Implant Innovations Inc. annual meeting, (Dallas Tx, 1996), and the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter meeting in Chicago, Illinois, 1999. He has been involved in table clinics, lectures, and live patient treatment in A.D.A. Dental Congresses from 1985-1998.

AOSASPAPS24 Terry Walton 3 red

Dr Terry Walton

AM, BDS (Syd), MDSc (Syd) MS (Mich), DDSc Syd

Dr Terry Walton graduated Bachelor of Dental Surgery and Master of Dental Science from the University of Sydney in 1974 and 1979 respectively; Master of Science (Prosthodontics) from the University of Michigan in 1981and Doctor of Dental Science from the University of Sydney in 2013. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons, the International College of Dentists, the American Academy of Prosthodontists and the Pierre Fauchard Academy. Dr Walton has been in Specialist Prosthodontist practice in Sydney since 1983 and holds the title of Professor Affiliate in Clinical Dentistry at the University of Sydney. He is a member of many Australian and International dental organizations and was the Co-President of the International College of Prosthodontists during 2000 and 2001. Dr Walton has been involved in practice-based clinical research into the long-term outcome and patient evaluation of tooth and implant-supported dental prostheses. He has also been involved in materials research concentrating on the implant/abjunction junction. He is the sole author of 25 peer reviewed articles and co-author of another 17.