Amara Abreu-Serrano

Associate Professor

Amara Abreu-Serrano

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Restorative Sciences

  • (706) 721-8310
  • (706) 721-8349
  • GC 4228

Education

  • MS, Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology University of Puerto Rico Medi, 2006

  • DDS, Dentistry Univ of Zulia, 2001

Certifications

  • CPR Re-Certification 2015

  • Board Certified American Board of Prosthodontics , 2014

  • Prosthodontics University of Puerto Rico , 2005

  • Venezuelan license 2001

  • DEN Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2006

  • National Board Dental Examination (NBDE) Part 2

  • CRDTS Clinical Examination

  • National Board Dental Examination (NBDE) Part 1

Awards & Honors

  • Elected as OKU faculty member 2020

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CLCR 8016

    Cleft Palate & Craniofacial An
  • RSCD 5412

    Complete Dentures
  • RSID 5211

    Intro to Dental Sciences
  • PROS 5901

    Prosthodontics Clinic
  • RSPR 5411

    Removable Partial Dentures
  • PROS 5001

    Advanced Prosthodontics
  • AGDR 7023

    AEGD Didactics
  • PROR 7121

    Clinical Prosthodontics I
  • PROR 8121

    Clinical Prosthodontics III
  • PROR 9121

    Clinical Prosthodontics V
  • PROR 7011

    Complete Dentures
  • RSCD 5311

    Pre-Clinical Complete Denture

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Accurate repositioning of implant provisional restoration into the final impression to obtain exact reproduction of tissue contours in the soft tissue cast, 2019
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Use of an esthetic overdenture as an alternative treatment in a patient with bilateral cleft lip and palate. , 2019
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Midline diastema closure using a vacuum-formed retainer. , 2019
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Immediate temporary prosthesis for a pediatric patient with Ectodermal Dysplasia using a vacuum-formed overdenture, 2018
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Restoration of anterior dental erosion with a combination of veneers and crowns: a tree-year case report, 2015
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Department Service

  • CBCT Task Force 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Dental Materials Task Force 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • AEGD Resident Selection Committee Class 2019, Class 2020 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Associate Chair-Department of Restorative Sciences 2018 - Present

  • DCG Promotion and Tenure Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • DCG Faculty Senate-Secretary 2020 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Faculty Search Committee - Chair, General Dentistry Department 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • AU Dental Associates Board Member 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • DCG New Curriculum Review Task Force 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Excused Absence Task Force 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • GRU- Faculty Development Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • GRU- Faculty Rights and Responsibilities Committee 2013 - 2014

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics (AAFP) - Poster Program Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • American College of Prosthodontics, Predoctoral Education Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Journal of Prosthodontics 2017 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry 2016 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • Journal of Prosthodontics 2014 - Present

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Clinic Support-MCG Foundation 2017 - Present

  • AU Craniofacial Center 2006 - Present