President of the EOS Congress organized in 2012 in Santiago de Compostela.
He is head ofthe Departmentof Orthodonticsat the University of Santiagode Compostela, Spain
In addition to theorthodontic specialist title he also has a doctoral degree in medicine.
• He is the creator of the straight wire technique with low friction (SWLF). This technique is characterized by: low friction, lightweight strength, clinical performance and shorter treatment.
conducted manycourses inEurope, the USand Latin America.
• Active member
of the European Orthodontic Society (EOS),
American Orthodontic Society (AAO),
World Federation of Orthodontists (WFO).
He is the author and co-author of 12 books on dentistry and orthodontics, 85 articles in the field of orthodontics, and he has supervised 10 PhD students.
He has received12 awards and professional honours for his work and research projects.
• He has been president of 4 international congresses and a member of the Scientific Committee on 8 international congresses