Dr. Alexandros Manolakis was born in Thessaloniki, Greece. Aﬅer graduating from the University of Freiburg in Germany in 2002, he received his Dr. Med. Dent. degree from the University of Göttingen in Germany in 2003. He was a visiting associate professor in the department of Periodontology in the University of Freiburg until 2004. Aﬅer attending military service in Greece as a dentist, he maintains since 2006 a private practice specialising dental implants and aesthetic dentistry together with his brother, Kleanthis Manolakis, in Thessaloniki, Greece.
Dr. Alexandros Manolakis is coauthor of a German Periodontology Textbook (Praxis der Zahnheilkunde, Parodontologie, 4th Ed; Elsevier, 2005), has published articles in dental journals and held presentations in various international congresses. He is an oﬃcial teaching mentor for diﬀerent dental implant systems and he is giving lectures as well as hands-on courses with live-surgeries in implantology, soﬅ-tissuemanagement and bone-management.
Areas of special interest include Periodontal Micro-Surgery, Computer-Guided Implant Placement, Immediate Loading of Implants placed in the Edentulous Jaw, New Materials in Implant-Prosthodontics, Development of Soft-Tissue around Implant-Restorations, Applications of chairside CAD/CAM in Implantology. He is an aﬃliate member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED).