Kaver Dental

Dr. Andres Kaver

Educational Background

  • Universidad Latina de Costa Rica. Faculty of Dentistry. Doctor in Dental Surgery (D.D.S). October 2014
  • Specialty graduate program in prosthodontics*, CAGS (Certificate in Advanced Graduate Studies in Prosthodontics) Boston University Henry Goldman School of Dental Medicine Boston, United States. Full time 36 month program from July 2015 to July 2018

*According to the American College of Prothontists: ¨Prosthodontists are specialists in the restoration and replacement of missing teeth and oral/facial structures with natural, esthetic, and functional replacements. This includes surgical implant placement, the simple to most complex implant supported restorations, laboratory and clinical training in esthetics/cosmetics, crowns, bridges, veneers, inlays, removable complete and partial dentures, dental implants, TMD-jaw joint problems, traumatic injuries to the mouth’s structures, congenital or birth anomalies and/or teeth, snoring and sleep disorders, as well as oral cancer prosthetic reconstruction and continuing care.”  

  • Member of the ACP (American College of Prosthodontists).
  • Member of Colegio Cirujanos Dentistas de Costa Rica.
  • Member: FOLA, FOCAP, FDI.

Continuing Education/Meetings

  • Luiz N. Baratieri Seminar: Love at the First Visit Amor, San José, Costa Rica, Abril 2013
  • Basic Training (CEREC 3) CAD/CAM Sirona, San José, Costa Rica, August 2013
  • Dentalxp Global Symposium Hollywood, FL, June 2014
    • Ceramic Veneers Workshop, hands on practice with Dr. David Garber
    • Minimal preparation restorations Workshop, hands on practice with Dr. Edward A. McLaren
  • Training Center with Alejandro Cadavid, San José, Costa Rica, July 2014
  • American College of Prosthodontics Annual Meeting Orlando, FL, October 2015
  • American College of Prosthodontics Regional Winter Meeting Boston, MA, Februrary 2016
  • American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics Annual Meeting Chicago, IL, Februrary 2016
  • American College of Prosthodontics Regional Spring Meeting Boston, MA, Februrary 2016
    • Lecturer Dr. Daniel Buser: “The early loading concept of dental implants in partially edentulous patients in daily practice”
  • IADR General Session Seoul, Republic of Korea, June 2016
  • American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics Annual Meeting Chicago, IL, Februrary 2017
  • American College of Prosthodontics Regional Spring Meeting Boston, MA, May 2017
    • Lecturer Dr. Enrico Ercoli: “Treatment approaches for complex and compromised implant cases: A dual surgical and prosthetic perspective.”
  • DentalXP Implant Summit New York, NY, August 2017
  • ADES, Boston, MA, May 2017
    • Lecturer Dr. Gerard Chiche: “Third Edition: “The Esthetic Zone Inside and Out”
  • ITI Gathering, Boston, MA, October 2017
    • Lecturers: Dr. Morton, Dr. Gonzaga and Dr. Hamilton: “Evidence-Based Implant Assisted Treatment Options”
  • American College of Prosthodontics Regional Spring Meeting Boston, MA, May 2018
    • Lecturer Dr. Panos Papaspyridakos: “Implant-Prosthodontic Options for Edentolous Patients in the Digital Age”
  • Dental photography course, 2018
    • Lecturers: Dr. Ostos and Dr. Aguiar: “When pictures really matter”

Research, Oral presentations and Publications

Research Projects with Prominent Cosmetic Dentists:

  • “Comparative Analysis of the Adhesion Strength of Feldespatic Porcelain to Enamel with and without Preparation Using Two Different Adhesive Systems” Kaver, A. Conejo, J. Prada, V. Baltodano, A. 2014
  • “In-vitro Comparison of Zirconia Polishing Systems After Simulated Occlusal Adjustment” Kaver, A. Brombal, N. Nomoto, S. Fan, Y. Nathanson, D. 2016
  • “In-vitro Comparison of Lithium Disilicate Polishing Systems After Simulated Occlusal Adjustment” Brombal, N. Kaver, A. Nomoto, S. Fan, Y. Nathanson, D. 2016
  • “Dental adhesive systems: Seven generations of evolution” Freedman, G. Kaver, A. Leinfelder, K. Afrashtehfar, K. 2017
  • “The Mighty Mini 90 disposable prophy angle: Could it be small and powerful and sterile at the same time?” Freedman, G. Kaver, A. Afrashtehfar, K. 2017
  • “ Considerations to achieve a simplified adhesive cementation” Freedman, G. Afrashtehfar, K. Kaver, A 2018
  • “ Restorative repairs aided by an universal adhesive” Freedman, G. Kaver, A. Afrashtehfar, K. 2018

Oral Presentation:

  • IADR General Session Seoul, Republic of Korea, June 2016
  • “In-vitro Comparison of Zirconia Polishing Systems After Simulated Occlusal Adjustment” Kaver, A. Brombal, N. Nomoto, S. Fan, Y. Nathanson, D. 2016


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