Dr Konstantinos Kountouras or Dinos for short, grew up in the city of Thessaloniki, Greece. Later, Dr Kountouras moved to Liverpool in England, where he completed his undergraduate dental degree in 1991. From here, Dr Kountouras furthered his education at the Eastman Dental Institute, University of London. In 1995, he graduated with his Master of Science in Prosthodontics.
To gain hands on experience in implant dentistry, Dr Kountouras found his studies led him to America. At the Implant Dentistry of New York University, USA, Dinos completed his postgraduate training. Further, the University awarded Dr Kountouras the Fellowship in Implant Dentistry in 1997.
Through his studies and experience in the field, Dr Kountouras found he enjoys areas such as implant dentistry, cosmetic makeovers, and complete smile rehabilitation.
Returning to England thereafter, Dr Kountouras received his PhD in Biomaterials from the University of London in 2000. Visiting home often, Dinos later become a Lecturer for the Department of Operative Dentistry at the Aristotle University in Thessaloniki, Greece. Deciding to expand his prospects, Dr Konstantinos Kountouras now practices on the Gold Coast, Thessaloniki and Shanghai, China.
Outside of work, Dinos is a respected member of several committees and academies. To name a few, he is a member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, graduate of the Dawson Academy UK and the founder and honorary President of the Hellenic Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry.
Moreover, Dr Kountouras is a Scientific Editor of the European Journal of Esthetic Dentistry – Greek Edition, published by Quintessence Publications. A publisher and Lecturer at international conferences, Dr Kountouras provides insight into the fields of dental implants and aesthetics.