Dr. Dean Licenblat

BDent (USyd), MSc (Oral Implantology) Goethe, Diplomate (ICOI),

Clinical Instructor (Goethe University)

·       Clinical Instructor, Goethe University

·       Faculty, Las Vegas Institute (LVI)

·       Lead Course Instructor, DTA

Dr. Licenblat has been in private practice in Sydney since graduating from the University of Sydney’s Dental program. He is currently principal clinician at Sydney Dental Aesthetics & Implants located in Martin Place Sydney.  He has completed a master’s degree in oral implantology and bone grafting from Goethe University in Frankfurt and is up-to-date on the latest concepts and techniques. He has a teaching appointment at Goethe and is responsible for tutoring that university’s graduate students in Australia and New Zealand. Dean is the principal investigator for a prospective randomised clinical trial that, for the first time, is studying the hard and soft tissue response to both titanium and zirconia implants in a split-mouth design. He has a special interest in bone grafting and innovative solutions to complex problems. Dr. Dean Licenblat owns one of the few dental surgeries to be awarded ‘Leading Implant Centres of the World’ in Australia. As a member of numerous dental societies and having an unparalleled dedication to continuing education, Dr. Licenblat often attends post-graduate educational programmes both locally and abroad. The results of which are cutting edge implant and bone grafting techniques integrated into the practice thus offering patients the most technologically advanced and effective long-term treatment modalities. He loves sharing his knowledge, and lectures both domestically and internationally on implantology, bone grafting and the use of autologous growth factors. In addition, he offers an implant mentoring program for dentists getting started in implantology and grafting.

Dr. Firdaus Hanapiah

BDS (Otago), MSc (London), FDSRCS (England), Fellow (ICOI)


·     Lead Course Instructor, DTA WIsdom Teeth Live Patient Program, Myanmar

·     Former Clinical Tutor, Dept of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery University of Malaysia

Dr. Firdaus Hanapiah graduated from the University of Otago, New Zealand in 1990. Upon graduation, he returned to Malaysia to take up a position as a clinical tutor at the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya. In 1993, he joined the Eastman Dental Hospital, University College in London where he was a part time honorary Senior House Officer. In 1996 he completed an MSc in Oral Surgery from the Eastman DC and was awarded a Fellowship in Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons, England. He once again returned to Malaysia to take up a position as a lecturer at the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya. In that time, he was awarded the Fellowship of the International Congress of Implantologist and became a member of The International Team for Implantology (ITI). He is now in private practice based in the DEMC Specialist Hospital, in Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia, acting as a consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon. He is also Head Clinician for the Firdaus and Sharina Dental Clinics, Bangsar Dental Specialist Centre, Consultant OMFS Surgeon for the Smile Clinic Group and the Glamsmile Dental Specialist Centre in the Klang valley. Additionally, he is a registered Specialist in the National Specialist Register of Malaysia (NSR) and a member of the the Academy of Medicine of Malaysia. He has since placed more than 6000 dental implants and is a pioneer in the field of virtual surgical placement of implants. Dr. Hanapiah is actively engaged in global conferences, and has lectured widely in both Europe and Asia.

Dr. Anthony Goh

BDS (Singapore),FDSRSC (Australia)

·     Lead Course Instructor, DTA WIsdom Teeth Live Patient Program, Cambodia & Myanmar

·     Former Adjunct Tutor, National University of Singapore

·     Fellow, International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

·     Fellow, American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Member (formerly Board Member)

Dr. Anthony Goh Sze Chern loves what he does, which is to give his patients the best care he can. No wonder he is one of the most popular dentists among adults and children. His expertise lies in Wisdom Teeth Surgery, Dental Implants, and the management of phobic or medically-involved patients. Aside from being a professional dentist, he has also served in leadership positions in the Singapore Dental Association, Singapore Dental Council, Singapore Dental Health Foundation and various government ministries. He was also involved in training undergraduates in surgery and new dental surgery assistants at the Institute of Technical Education. Dr. Goh relishes helping others and has been part of many overseas mission teams.

D r .  Kenneth  Lew

BDS (Singapore), MDS Orthodontics (Adelaide), FDSRCS (Edinburgh), FAMS (Singapore),
Board Certified Orthodontist

  • Founder and Lead Course Instructor, Kenneth Lew's Advanced School of Orthodontics

  • Founding Member and Former President of Association of Orthodontists of Singapore

  • Founder & Former Co-Director of MDS Orthodontics Program - NUS

  • Invisalign Trainer & Invisalign Diamond Specialist Orthodontist (2016 - current)

  • AcceleDent Key Opinion Leader

Dr Kenneth Lew graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 1982 with numerous University Medals . He then studied orthodontics in University of Adelaide with the late Profe sor Milton Sims, under a NUS Scholarship from 1984 to 1987. After graduating with a MDS Orthodontics in 1988, he served as an academic in NUS Dental Faculty and a Clinician in NUH. In 1992, the Royal College ofSurgeons of Edinburgh bestowed Dr Kenneth Lew with a fellowship, without any examination, in acknowledgement of his vast contribution to Dentistry. A Fellow of Academy of Medicine on both general and specialist roles, Dr Lew has served as external examiners to both BDS and MDS Orthodontics program regionally Dr Lew has authored over 60 articles published in international referred journals and invited to speak at more than 300 conferences worldwide.


Dr Lew is citied in " International Who's Who of Professional " as a dental expert in Orthodontics and Esthetic Denti stry who is the secret behind the smile of many Asian celluloid personalities. Renowned on the Asian lecture circuit since 1994, Dr Lew has unique ability to explain concepts and impact knowledge with crystal clarity and has conducted fully at tendance orthodontic courses for both specialists and GPs in ASEAN countries and Australia.  Hundreds of dentists have benefitted from his approachable mentorship cum extensive clinical experience in treating both Asian and Caucasian patients for the last 25 years. Course attendees benefit from Dr Kenneth Lew' s deep understanding of tooth movement and soft tissue cephalometrics impacting es hetics .

D r .  Anand Marya


  • Clinical Instructor & Specialist Orthodontist, University of Puthisastra

  • Clinical Professor, MDS Orthodontics Program, International University

  • Mentor, American Academy of Orafacial Pain


Dr. Anand Marya is a Ph.D. researcher at Thammasat University, Thailand. He is an active member of associations such as the International Association of Orthodontics  (IAO) , the International Association of Orthodontists and Implantologists (IAOI) and the, American Dental Association (ADA). He completed his Post  Graduate diploma in Hospital and Health Care Management from Symbiosis Center for Health care, Pune. He is the only graduate from his school to be awarded a research grant by the Dept . of Science and Technology , and the National Center for Research, Philippines to study stresses on maxillary expansion using the finite element method. He has been actively involved in research problems related to maxillary expansion needs and modalities, extraction vs non extraction techniques and profile correction problems. In addition to this, he has scientific papers published in the fields of Orthodontics and Forensic Odontology in various international and national journals . He has also authored various eBooks to help promote dental awareness and a member of the editorial board for various scientific dental journals.

D r .  Ng  Choon Yau

BDSc (Melbourne)

  • Assistant Course Instructor, Kenneth Lew's Advanced School of Orthodontics

Dr. Ng Choon Yau obtained a Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Melbourne after his first degree from the National Yang Ming University (Taiwan). He also graduated from the Basic Comprehensive Orthodontic Program conducted in Singapore and personally mentored by Dr Kenneth Lew. Being a general dental practitioner,  Dr Ng is a firm believer in continuing education. He is an accredited user of Invisalign, Damon Orthodontic and Simpliclear . He has involved extensively in Dr Kenneth Lew’s orthodontic training program in Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong. Dr Ng is a testimony of how a GP can successfully incorporate Orthodontics in a GP practice.