Christian Brenes Vega

Assistant Professor

Christian Brenes Vega

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of General Dentistry

Education

  • MS, Prosthodontics/Prosthodontolog University of North Carolina -, 2014

  • DDS, Dentistry (DDS, DMD) Universidad Lationamericana de, 2009

Certifications

  • Dentistry Texas State Board of Dental Examiners, 2014

  • Dentistry Costa Rica Surgeons College of Dentists, 2008

  • DEN GA Professional Licensing Brd, 2016

  • Dentistry GA Professional Licensing Brd, 2016

  • Intern Permit North Carolina State Board of Dental Examiners, 2011

Awards & Honors

  • Ann and G. Randolph Babcock Fellowship Award Dental Foundation of North Carolina, 2013

  • Research Fellowship Award American College of Prosthodontics, 2013

  • First place winner. Clinic Case Report category Odontology Association of Congresses of Costa Rica (ACCO), 2011

  • Second place winner in the investigators poster contest category Odontology Association of Congresses of Costa Rica (ACCO), 2011

  • Third place winner in the investigators poster (Table Clinic) Odontology Association of Congresses of Costa Rica (ACCO), 2010

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CMPC 5901

    Comprehensive Care
  • CDCL 5001

    Complete Dentures
  • CMPC 5902

    Comprehensive Care
  • EDSC 5901

    Emergency Dental Services
  • GADL 5902

    Gen Dent in Licensure GA Pt2
  • RPDP 5001

    Removable Partial Dentures

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Comparing Initial Wound Healing and Osseogenesis of Porous Tantalum Trabecular Metal and Titanium Alloy Materials, 2016
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Current CAD/CAM materials and systems for all ceramic restorations: A review of the Literature., 2016
    Working Paper
  • Micro-CT evaluation of the Marginal Fit of All Ceramic Crowns made by 2 Different CAD/CAM Techniques, 2014
    Research Report
  • Alogenic Block Reconstruction in the Esthetic Zone for Implant Placement, Case report, 2011
  • Acelular Dermic Matrix Utilization for Esthetic Problems in a Central Superior Incisor Rehabilitated with a PFM crown over a dental implant, Case report, 2010

Professional Service

  • Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry. 2016 - Present

    Role: Reviewer