Dr. Sergio Olate is Certified in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Certified in Implant Dentistry and Certified in Facial Surgery. He obtained a MSc, PhD and Posdoctoral Fellowship in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Universidade Estadual de Campinas (Brazil); He was Fellow Research at LSU-Shreveport (OMFS Department) and Fellow Research at the European Face Centre (Belgium). Dr. Olate is Diplomate of the Latinoamerican Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
He has clinical expertise in Maxillofacial Trauma, Orthognathic Surgery, Facial Cosmetic Surgery, TMJ Surgery and Dental Implant Surgery; in research has been involved in clinical and experimental surgery related to animal models, biomechanical tests and 3D analysis with focus in biomaterials and bone repair, facial deformities, surgical techniques and clinical models.
Actually, Dr. Olate is Associated Professor and Head at Division of Oral, Facial and Maxillofacial Surgery, Professor at Center for Research in Surgery and Morphology (CEMyQ) and Director of the 3D Oro-Facial Lab at Universidad de La Frontera (Chile); Dr. Olate is also Senior Consultant at the Hospital de Lautaro and Hospital Regional in Temuco (Chile) and is affiliate/fellow member in international medical and dental organizations related to maxillofacial surgery, facial plastic surgery and implant dentistry.