International Expert in Orthognathic Surgery and Surgical Orthodontics Course

Type of programme
Specialization courses
between 04-03-2024 and 09-03-2024
€4,690.00. *Prices corresponding to the 2023-2024 academic year.
Face-to-face week: from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Monday-Friday) and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Webinars: from 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Spanish time)
Spanish (secondary language: English)
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Aimed at


  • Specialists and residents in Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Specialists and residents in Orthodontics
  • Orthodontic Surgeons or Stomatologists.



The departments of Surgery and Orthodontics at UIC Barcelona have developed a comprehensive training programme over many years in this treatment area by sharing their experience of more than twenty years. An intensive theoretical-practical programme allows our orthodontist students and surgeons to be provided with all the necessary tools to perform these treatments in a predictable, effective and minimally invasive manner.



  • Excellence in orthodontic-surgical management of dentofacial deformities.


  • To provide diagnostic, clinical planning and 3D X-ray tools.
  • To master essential concepts in terms of the orthodontic management of surgical cases.
  • To incorporate the various surgical treatment techniques.
  • To know the impact of orthognathic surgery on the airways, soft tissue, and the temporomandibular joint
  • To emphasise the cooperation process between the orthodontist and the surgeon in these treatments.
  • To remain up to date in the latest progress in this field.

Course Coordinators


  • Dr Federico Hernández-Alfaro
  • Dr Andreu Puigdollers
  • Dr Adaia Valls
  • Dr Núria Clusellas


Study programme and subjects 2023-2024

Subjects in course 1 Type Term ECTS
Cirurgia Ortognàtica i Ortodòncia Quirúrgica Type: OB Term: Annual ECTS: 6
Webinars en Cirurgia Ortognàtica i Ortodòncia Quirúrgica Type: OB Term: Annual ECTS: 4
  • ECTS: European Credit Transfer System
  • Term: calendar period
  • (a): subjects which are taught in English


Dr Renato Cocconi, Dr Eduardo Espinar, Dr Pedro Lorente, Dr Carmen Lorente, Dr Javier Prieto, Dr Carlos Flores-Mir, Dr Flavio Uribe, Dr Christodoulos P. Laspos, Dr Manuel Lagravere Vich, Dr Juan Fernando Aristizabal, Dr Nazan Kucukkeles, Dr  Eduardo Messen, Dr Eduardo Vazquez, Dr Andreu Puigdollers, Dr Marcos Costa, Dr Fernando de la Iglesia, Dr Ana Molina, Dr Oriol Quevedo, Dr Núria Clusellas, Dr Federico Hernández-Alfaro, Dr Adaia Valls, Dr Raquel Guijarro, Dr Jorge Masià, Dr Ramón Sieira, Dr Florencio Monje, Dr Benito Ramos, Dr Alicia Dean, Dr Jocelyn Shand, Dr Massimo Robiony, Dr Rafael Alcalde, Dr Mirco Raffaini, Dr Orion Haas, Dr Rodrigo Fariña, Dr Daniel Brusco, Dr Derek Steibacher, Dr Alejandro Mazarro, Dr David Neagu.cher.

Prerequisites & admissions

  • To be in possession of an undergraduate/bachelor’s degree in Dentistry or Medicine (specialist area Stomatology).