A BRIEF PRESENTATION OF THE FACE THAT MAKES DENTISTRY A LIFE CHANGING EXPERIENCE
Dr. Miguel Stanley is the founder and CEO of White Clinic, based in Lisbon, Portugal, and Adjunct Professor of Restorative and Preventive Dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. He is the clinical director and responsible for a large team of dental specialists focused on complex cosmetic oral rehabilitation.
Dr. Miguel Stanley has been practising since 1998, having graduated from ISCS-Egas Moniz and taken his post graduate training at the Branemark CEOSA center in Madrid in 1999, completing his training in cosmetic dentistry in 2000, at the same faculty. He then went on to train in functional aesthetics and occlusion in Chicago in 2005. He is continuously updating his education, with over 300 hours of ongoing education per year, and has a passion for new technologies in dentistry.
He is a board member of Digital Dentistry Society representing the Communi-cation Committee, responsible for its global expansion. He’s been an active member and expert provider for dental XP since 2006. He is licenced to practice in Portugal, in the U.K. and in Dubai.
Dr Stanley was also invited by Professor Raman Bedi from King´s College of London to participate on the Global Child Dental Fund and become the global ambassador to stop IOM (Infant Oral Mutilation).
Dr Stanley is the host of the first ever National Geographic documentary made about Dentistry and White Clinic was one of the locations where it was filmed
For many years now, White Clinic has discreetly been treating the most discerning customers from around the world, looking for the most advanced solutions to fix their smiles. Dr. Miguel Stanley’s philosophy “No Half Smiles", is that a person’s smile needs to be seen as a whole. That is why he always looks at the orofacial aspects and plans a new smile regardless of the initial problem.
A comprehensive interdisciplinary team, using state of the art technology and incredibly advanced clinical protocols, have been working together since 2000 to deliver some of the best dentistry in the world.
Opened in 1999 and originally named Clinica Dentaria da Lapa, White Clinic is located in Miraflores, Lisbon, Portugal. Dr. Stanley’s philosophy is to fully restore a patient’s oral health. His "No Half Smiles" is a worldwide respected treatment philosophy based on delivering comprehensive, aesthetic, full mouth rehabilitation. The result is a smile which is not only aesthetically pleasing but also healthy and long-lasting.
White Clinic is one of The Leading Dental Centers of the World.
Dr. Stanley focuses on his philosophies “No Half Smiles ”, “Slowdentistry ” and “InvisibleDentistry ” and on complex cosmetic implant surgery and practice management, having spoken in 50 countries since 2002, in 4 different languages. His keynote lectures are greatly appreciated by young aspiring dentists who see him as a role model. He’s the creator and producer of 7 makeover TV shows in Portugal, on major networks since 2005, having also been part of The Doctors CBS in Hollywood, USA in 2013. He counts amongst his other achievements, being the author of the book “Health on the Path to Happiness”.
Being a board member for Portugal for SENAME (South European North African and Middle Eastern Modern Dentistry and Implant Society), he was responsible for the 2015 annual event; he is the creator of Portugal’s leading online dental portal at Sapo.pt. He is also a member of the General Dental Council, United Kingdom, BACD (British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry) and SBOE (Sociedade Brasileira de Odontologia Estética). Dr Stanley is licensed to practice in Portugal, UK and Dubai. As founder and clinical director, he practises daily at White Clinic, Lisbon, Portugal, where he leads a team of highly specialized dentists that focus on everything from basic family dentistry to full mouth complex oral cosmetic rehabilitation.
For the past 15 years, he has been lecturing around the world, sharing his passion for this field. In recent years Dr Stanley has transitioned his practice and his team into the digital era. Today he has a team entirely dedicated to the complete digital workflow in dentistry. He created the No Half Smiles philosophy and the Slow Dentistry concept. He’s passionate about ethics and quality in dentistry. Dr Miguel loves to share his vision with the younger future generations of dentists.