Vicente Faus-Matoses

Vicente Faus-Matoses

Valencia University

Title: Composites & /or ceramics? Minimally invasive Aesthetic dentistry


Vicente Faus-Matoses is an Associate Professor at Valencia University (Spain) since 2009. Since 2007 he is a professor of the Master in Restorative dentistry and Endodontics and last year he became the director of the Diploma in Restorative and Esthetic dentistry at the same university. He also collaborates at Rey Juan Carlos University (Madrid) and is a known speaker in the field of dentistry in Spain. Since 2008 has published in reputed journals and received various international prizes for his research works. He is also the associated director of the Journal of Clinical and experimental Dentistry. He shares his private practice in Valencia (Spain) in an interdisciplinary dentistry team at Clinica Faus.


Patients aesthetic perception has been increasing bonded to the necessity of preserving their own healthy dental tissues. That is one of the main reasons why the dentists have to apply very conservative procedures during the aesthetic treatments. The knowledge of these conservative procedures ( sinergy between composites and ceramics used in the same tooth for a prepless restoration, direct composite full mouth rehabilitations, or full mouth prep less ceramic rehabilitations ) by the dentist will stablish the success of the restorative aesthetic treatment and the relation with our patients