Prof. Sergio Olate DDS, MS, PhD is Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon in Chile with postdoctoral studies in maxillofacial and facial surgery and fellow research in facial surgery. He Works as Senior Consultant at the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Hospital de Lautaro, Chile and is Associate Professor and Head at Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Universidad de La Frontera (UFRO), Chile. At UFRO is a full member at the Center for Morphological and Surgical Sciences with research related to biomaterials, bone biology and soft tissue repair and is Director of the 3DLab with research related to virtual facial surgery, virtual planning and 3D print. Dr. Olate is professor in PhD and MSc programs and Clinical programs related to morphology and surgery; is co-editor of the International Journal of Odontostomatology and International Journal of Morphology and has more than 10 national and internationals research projects and over 200 published paper in peer review medical journals. He is an speaker in congress and invited professor in some universities of America.
The clinical practice is focus on orthognathic surgery, cosmetic facial surgery, TMJ surgery, dental implants and soft/bone tissue grafts. Dr. Olate Works in basic research related to bone reconstruction, biomaterials and craniofacial growth