Zorana Ivanković Buljan, DDM, PhD

Zorana Ivanković Buljan, DDM, PhD

She graduated from the School of Dental Medicine, University in Sarajevo. She opened the first dental office in 1993, in which still works. She has been combining her multipurpose work with patients wih continious education on different Croatian and international congresses and seminars. By the year 2005 she completed the Master's specialisation in orthodontics, and in 2011 she defended her PhD in the field of orthodontics. Since 2012 associate at the Study of the Dental Medicine at the University of Split and the School of Medicine at the University of Mostar as senior assistant. She took training courses in the specialized field of orthodontics in Europe and in the USA. She is the author or coauthor of several professional and scientific papers. Member of the European Orthodontic Society, the Croatian Society of Orthodontics and the Croatian Chamber of Dental Medicine.

Additional education:

  • 2014. - Warsaw, Polland, 90 th Congress of the European Orthodontic Society;
  • 2014. - Warshaw, Polland, The link between craniofacial growth and clinical orthodontics;
  • 2014. - Zagreb, Excellence in orthodontics, 2.međunarodni kongres Hrvatskog društva ortodonata;
  • 2013. - Reykjavik, Iceland, 89 th Congress of the European Orthodontic Society;
  • 2013. - Reykjavik, Iceland, Postgraduate Course: The art of orthodontic finishing: Does the evidence validate the goals?, Vincent G. Kokich (USA) and Marco Rossa (Italy);
  • 2013. - Zagreb, Biometric Orthodontics, Contemporary applications of mini implants and miniplates, Prof dr sc Seong-Hum-Kim, Core;a
  • 2012. - Santiago de Compostella, Spain, 88th Congress of the European Orthodontic Society;
  • 2012. - Carlsbad, California, USA, The Segments of the Andrews Six Elements Orthodontic Philosophy, Prof Lawrence F. Andrews;
  • 2012. - Zagreb, Orthodontics in the 21 st century;
  • 2012. - Split, Stomatologija danas;
  • 2011. - Istanbul, Turkey, 87 th Congress of the European Orthodontic Society;
  • 2011. - Zadar, Aesthetic dental moment;
  • 2010. - Zagreb, Granični slučajevi: Šta može ortodoncija danas?, Dr Guido Sampermans
  • 2010. - Hvar, Međunarodni Kongres Dentalne medicine;
  • 2009. - Sarajevo, BiH, Damon System Course;
  • 2008. - Lisbon, Portugal, 84 th Congress of the European Orthodontic Society;
  • 2008. - Dubrovnik, Unusual aspects of Damon system treatment by Alan Bagden;
  • 2009. - Zagreb, Suvremeni postupci u preparaciji zuba nosača,
  • 2008. - Šibenik, Solaris, 6.IX.2008.;
  • 2007. - Berlin, Germany, 80 th Congress of the European Orthodontic Society;
  • 2006. - Opatija, Damon System, Low force- low friction orthodontics for the 21 th century by Dr Peter Van Heerden;
  • 2005. - Senden, Practical training SKY IMPLANT SYSTEM;
  • 2005. - Belgrade, Biomechanics: From basic to interactive self-ligation, Prof Mladen Kuftinec, USA
  • 2005. - Belgrade, -2 nd International Orthodontic Congress;
  • 2005. - Belgrade, Orthodontic finishing: Guidelines for managing the inter disciplinary patient, Prof Vincent Kokich, (USA);
  • 2004. - Opatija, A simple approach to borderline treatment, R.G. Wick Alexander (USA);
  • 2004. - Zagreb, Ručna instrumentacija i obturacija korijenskih kanala
  • 2003. - Split, Stomatologija za praktičara;
  • 2002. - Split, Infekcijske bolesti oralne sluznice;
  • 2002. - Dubrovnik, Parodontologija u svakodnevnoj praksi;
  • 2001. - Opatija, Najnoviji pristup funkcijskoj analizi i funkcijsko terapiji, Prof Alexander Gutowski (Germany);
  • 2001. - Zagreb, Dijagnostika i diferencijalna dijagnostika u stomatološkoj praksi;
  • 1999. - Split, Retencija proteza teleskop i konus krunicama;
  • 1998. - Split, Klinički i laboratorijski postupci izrade potpunih proteza;
  • 1998. - Cavtat, II nd World Congress of Croatian Dentists ;
  • 1994. - Zagreb, 1st World Congress of Croatian Dentists;

Proffesional team

OrtoDental Center is specialized center for orthodontics and dental medicine, conducted by PhD Zorana Ivankovic Buljan, DDM in accordance with all medical norms and standards. Co-workers are Andrija Dvornik, DMD and Gordana Veron, dental assistent.