Dr. Sylvio de Moraes (D.D.S, M.D., F.AO-I, MBA) is a specialist in Maxillofacial Surgery and Traumatology, at the Federal Fluminense University (UFF), and Pontifical Catholic University, Rio de Janeiro (PUC-RJ). He is a Double degree doctor: a) graduated in Dentistry, Federal Fluminense University attended medical residency in Maxillofacial Surgery and Traumatology at Antonio Pedro University Hospital (UFF-HUAP) and Post-Graduate at the Institute of Dentistry PUC-RJ; and b) graduated in Medicine from the Gama Filho University (UGF), Rio de Janeiro and attended medical residency on General Surgery at the 15th Infirmary at Santa Casa de Misericórdia Hospital, Rio de Janeiro.
He is Fellow of the Brazilian College of Surgery and Maxillofacial, being elected President of the biennium 2016-2017; Fellow, International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (IAOMS); Fellow of the University of Basel (Switzerland) in Maxillofacial, Craniofacial and Reconstructive Surgery; Associate Member of the Brazilian College of General Surgeons (CBC).
He is the founder and Head, Clinic for Maxillofacial, Craniofacial and Reconstructive of the St. Francisco Hospital since 1991 and member of the AO Foundation (Switzerland) since 1994, belonging to the group of teachers, lecturers and instructors in international Craniomaxillofacial Skeletal Fixation (AO Faculty).
He was as a Member of the Latin American Surgery Craniomaxillofacial AO Committee (AO-CMF-LAT) and Coordinator of the Brazilian Committee of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery AO (Chairman, AO-CMF-LAT Brazil) between the years 2004 and 2008. Currently continues as AO Faculty and member of the Editorial Board of The Journal of Craniomaxillofacial and Reconstruction, a publication of Craniomaxillofacial AO (AO-CMF).
He has a good experience as an Editorial Board Member, contributing with reviews for several years. He is considering an honor to be part of the EC Dental Science Editorial board.
In the last four decades, acts mainly in the areas of trauma, congenital and acquired defects in the area of Maxillofacial Surgery, Craniofacial Surgery, and Oral Surgery.
Facial Trauma; Facial Congenital and Acquired Defects; Maxillofacial Surgery; Craniofacial Surgery; Oral Surgery; Biomaterials for Facial Surgery; Pathology of the Jaws.