Dr Eirik Aasland Salvesen graduated with a DDS from the University of Bergen in Norway and
specialised in periodontics. He is the co-founder of Oris Dental, a large dental service organisation in Norway, and the executive director of Oris Academy. Since 2004, Dr Salvesen has lectured worldwide on dental implants, periodontics and hard- and soft-tissue augmentation, and since 2006, he has been providing surgical courses and lectures internationally, in cooperation with leading dental companies. A proponent of immediate treatment protocols, Dr Salvesen shares his experience with the global community of dental professionals. He is a long-time International Team for Implantology fellow and has more recently been involved in product development for Straumann.