Dr. Andrés Fernándezdr mora

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

EDUCATION

2005 – Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Bogotá, Colombia

MsC  in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

2005 – Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Bogotá, Colombia

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Specialization

2001 – University Latina of Costa Rica       San José, Costa Rica

DDS Degree

1994 – Nuestra Señora de Sion School San José, Costa RicaGetFreeQuote

College

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • 2008:  University of Costa Rica,  San Jose, Costa Rica – Oral Surgery Fellow Program Professor
  • 2008:  Mexico Hospital San Jose, Costa Rica – Oral and Maxillofacial Staff surgeon
  • 2007:  AO Foundation, Davos, Swiss – AO alumni for Latin America
  • 2007:  University of Costa Rica San Jose, Costa Rica -Oral Rehabilitation Program Professor and Oral Surgery Department Coordinator
  • 2007:  CIMA Hospital, San Jose, Costa Rica – Oral and Maxillofacial Staff surgeon
  • 2007:  Calderon Guardia Hospital San Jose, Costa Rica – Oral and Maxillofacial Staff surgeon
  • 2007:  Calderon Guardia Hospital San Jose, Costa Rica – Oral and Maxillofacial Staff surgeon, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department
  • 2007:  Calderon Guardia Hospital San Jose, Costa Rica – Surgeon in Chief of the TMJ Disorders and Orofacial Pain Department
  • 2007:  DIOR Clinic San Jose, Costa Rica – Owner of the Dental Implants and Oral Rehabilitation Clinic
  • 2007:  Dental Cosmetics Costa Rica San Jose, Costa Rica – Co Director of the Clinic and President of the Dental Specialists Group
  • 2006:  Javeriana University Bogotá, Colombia – Professor of the Oral and Maxillofacial Residency program

PROFESSIONAL LECTURES

Fernández AA. Distraction Osteogenesis for the Cranio Maxillofacial Skeleton. A comprehensive technique. Dental National Congress. San Carlos, Costa Rica, 2007

Fernández AA. Talero A. Arthrocentesis with adherences liberation of the TMJ as a therapeutic method for the internal derangements of the TMJ. Literature review and a case presentation. ACCO, 2007

Fernández AA, Orellana JC. Mandibular Hipomobility: 3 casesreport and Literature review. ACCO, 2007

Fernández AA: Facial blocks for orofacial pain treatment in adult patients. Dental National Congress. Cartago, Costa Rica.  April, 2007

Fernández AA. Vega OA. Trifocal bone transport for the closure of an alveolar palatine nasal and sinus fissure secondary a gun shoot in the face. A case Presentation and Literature review. National Investigation Congress. First place in case presentation modality. ACCO San Jose, 2006

Fernández AA: Management of the Medically Compromised Patient for Oral Surgery.  Dental National Congress. Herradura Hotel. San Jose,  March 2006

Fernández AA, Vaglio G: “Orthognatic Surgery Protocol in the Calderon Guardia Hospital”. Dental School, Javeriana University, Bogotá, Colombia. September 2005
Fernández AA, Vaglio G: “Maxillofacial Surgery in Costa Rica”. Cartago. May, 2005

Fernández AA: “Alveolar Bone Transport”. Dental School, Javeriana University. Bogotá, Colombia. September 2004

Fernández AA: “Orbital Abscess as an temporary tooth extraction complication. Case Report”. Dental School, Javeriana University. Bogotá, Colombia. June 2004

Fernández AA: “Orbital Trauma”. Medical School, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department. San Ignacio University Hospital. Bogotá, Colombia. September 2003

Fernández AA: “Distraction Osteogenesis”. Medical School, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department. San Ignacio University Hospital. Bogotá, Colombia. August 2003

Fernández AA: “Midface Pediatric Trauma”. Dental School, Villavicencio University. Villavicencio, Colombia. February 2003
Fernández AA: “Lip and Palate Clefts and the Craniofacial Embriology”. Medical School, Javeriana University. Bogotá, Colombia. February, 2002

Fernández AA: “Inmunoreactive Substance P identification in the dental pulp”. Latina University of Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica. June, 2001

Fernández AA: “The use of Inmunohistochemestry in Dental Investigation”. Latina University of Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica. May, 2001.

Fernández AA: “Inmunoreactive Substance P identification in the dental pulp”. National Investigation Congress. First place in thesis modality. ACCO. Corobicí Hotel. San José, Costa Rica. May,2001.

PUBLICATIONS

Fernández AA. Talero A. Arthrocentesis with adherences liberation of the TMJ as a therapeutic method for the internal derangements of the TMJ. Literature review and a case presentation. JACCO, 2007

Fernández AA, Orellana JC. Mandibular Hipomobility: 3 cases report and Literature review. JACCO, 2007

Fernández AA, Vaglio G. “Orthognatic Surgery Protocol in the Calderon Guardia Hospital”. 2005 (in press Asociación Colombiana de Cirugía Maxilofacial Journal)

Fernández AA. Vega OA Trifocal bone transport for the closure of an alveolar palatine nasal and sinus fissure secondary a gun shoot in the face. A case Presentation and Literature review. JACCO, 2006

Fernández AA, Hernández ME, Vaglio G, Barrientos S, Barboza G, Zúñiga S, Bustillo J.  COX-2 determination in the healthy tongue mucosa and tongue mucosa with epidermoid cancer. 2005 (Universitas Odontológica Journal)

Fernández AA. Localization of the Substance P in dental pulp of healthy human teeth by inmunohistochemestry”. JACCO, vol 755-57, 2001

LANGUAGES

Fluent in both Spanish and English languages.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Association of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Asociación Colombiana de Cirugía Oral y Maxilofacial
  • Asociación Latinoamericana de Traumatología Buco Maxilo Facial
  • AO Foundation
  • Colegio de Cirujanos Dentistas de Costa Rica
  • International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

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