Dr. Tania Tsakona (CV)

D.D.S, Dr.med.dent

Tsakona Tania graduated in 2004 from the Dental School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in Greece (D.D.S). Then for a year she voluntarily worked as a General Dentist at the Air Force General Hospital of Athens. During the period 2006-2009 she made her postgraduate studies at the University Clinic of Freiburg in Germany at the Prosthodontics Department of Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Joerg Strub. In 2009 she also completed her work on her doctoral dissertation (Dr.med.dent). From 2012 until 2016 she worked as a General Dentist and a Prosthodontist in Switzerland.

In Artdent, Kifissia (in Athens) she performs all aspects of dentistry with emphasis on Cosmetic Dentistry and Prosthodontics.
Tania Tsakona is a member of the Dental Association of Athens, the Swiss Confederation and a former member of the Dental Association of Germany. She speaks English, German, French and Italian.

DOCTOR THESIS
“The effect of cyclic loading and preparation on zirconium-dioxide implants: results of an in-vitro study”, 2009, University Clinic of Freiburg, Germany

PUBLICATION OF DOCTORAL THESIS
Clin Oral Implants Res.2011,Aug;22(8):808-14. The effects of cyclic loading and preparation on the fracture strength of zirconium-dioxide implants: an in vitro investigation. Kohal RJ, Wolkewitz M, Tsakona A.

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT
2014 “Integration of Esthetic Dentistry and Prosthodontics” (Pr. Kenneth Malament), May 7, Geneva, Switzerland
2013 Miris®2 Course (Dr. Didier Dietschi), July 4, Lausanne, Switzerland
2013 “Fixed implant reconstructions: Choice between customized and standardized solutions” (Dr. Irena Sailer), January 30, Lausanne Switzerland
2012 Digital Impression iTero (Theory & Hands-on), November 22, Vevey
2012 Seminar on prosthetics for Straumann Implants, Hands-On, June 9, Athens, Greece
2009 Medicines du Monde, September 25-28, Psarra, Chios, Greece
2009 Miris®2 Course (Dr. Roberto Spreafico), February 20, Freiburg, Germany
2008 Implantation and Soft-Tissue Management with wi.tal (Wieland®) – Hands-On, November 21, Freiburg, Germany
2008 Hard-Tissue Management XiVE®/ Hands-On, October 31, Freiburg, Germany
2008 DGZPW and BZÄK Congress, June 6-7, Wuppertal, Germany
2008 Expertease® Theory and Hands-On (DENTSPLY-FRIADENT), May 30, Freiburg, Germany
2008 Ankylos® System-Theory and Hands-On (DENTSPLY-FRIADENT), May 9, Freiburg, Germany
2008 XIVE® System Theory and Hands-On (DENTSPLY-FRIADENT), April 25, Freiburg, Germany
2008 Perioprosthetic Seminar (Dr. Markus Hürzeler), February 18-22, Freiburg, Germany
2008 Miris®2 Course (Dr. Didier Dietschi), February 15-16, Altstätten, Switzerland
2007 Esthetic Dentistry-European Approach, EAED, June 14-16, Baden-Baden, Germany
2006 2nd International Spring Convention of the German Association of Esthetic Dentistry (DGÄZ), May 5-6, Tegernsee, Bad Wiessee, Germany
2006 Perioprosthetic Symposium of the German Association of Esthetic Dentistry (DGÄZ), October 28-29, Tegernsee, Bad Wiessee, Germany
2006 Nobel Biocare World Tour TM, October 19-21, Dresden, Germany
2006 Beauty and Speed® (PD Dr. med. Dent. Paul Weigl), May 24, Freiburg, Germany
2006 DGZPW and SSRD Congress. All- ceramics – Implantology – Partial Dentures for the Private Clinic. Four-day seminar, April 27-30, Basel, Switzerland
2004 Dental Lab of Endodontics of the University of Athens. Two-day seminar. Athens, Greece
2004 Scientific Society of Dental Students in Greece. Two-day seminar in Dental Biomaterials. Athens, Greece
2003 Greek Society of Prosthodontics. 4th Annual Conference. Creta, Greece
2001 European Society of Endontology. 10th Biennial Congress, Munich, Germany