Dr. Luís H. Schlichting DDS, M.S., Ph.D.
USA / Brasil
Dr. Luis Henrique Schlichting is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of General Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.
He received his D.D.S. degree from the Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil, in 1995, his Specialty Certificate in 1999, Master degree in 2006 and Ph.D. in 2010. As part of his Ph.D., he was a Visiting Research Associate at the University of Southern California, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, from September 2008 to January 2010, in order to conduct his doctoral research under the supervision of Prof. Pascal Magne.
From 2011-2013 he was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Prosthodontics and Dental Materials, Dental School of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. In October of 2013 Dr. Schlichting returned to the US staying for 1 year as a Visiting Professor in the College of Dental Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Florida.
Dr. Schlichting has published over 16 clinical and research articles on esthetic and adhesive dentistry. He also co-authored among others the book “Routes for Excellence in Restorative Dentistry: Mastery for Beginners and Experts” translated into three languages which was awarded by the Brazilian Book Council with the Jabuti Literary Award in 2011.
Dr. Schlichting is a recipient of grants from the Foundation for Research Support in the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He also received the Outstanding Faculty Award from the School of Dental Medicine’s graduating Class of 2017.
He is part of the Bio-Emulation think-tank group and maintains a private office in Florianopolis, Brazil where he worked for 14 years.