Dental Skills Institute

Professor Wiesław Hędzelek, PhD Head of the Dental Prothodontics Department and Clinic at the Poznań University of Medical Sciences. President of the Prosthodontics Section at the Polish Dental Society (PTS) in 1998–2006. President of the European Prosthodontics Society EPA in 2004–2005. Editor-in-chief of Kwintesencja (Quintessence) for dentists, member of the Academic Council of Protetyka Stomatologiczna journal as well as Reviewer at The International Journal of Prosthodontics. Spent nearly 2.5 years as senior lecturer in Ile-Ife Dental School in Nigeria. National and international lecturer. He authored and co-authored textbook chapters and research papers on various aspects of prosthodontic treatment, which were published in different Polish and international journals. Recently, he has been focused on research into implant prosthetics, and has been treating patients in this form for nearly 20 years. He is the supervisor of 10 doctoral dissertations. He has been actively treating patients throughout his professional career at the Candeo Dental Centre. Won many Rector’s as well as Polish Dental Society (PTS) awards. His hobbies include literature, theatre, sport recreation and exotic travelling.