Executive Board


President SOLA

President Andreas Moritz    

Univ.-Prof. DDr. Andreas Moritz MD, DMD

Head of University Clinic of Dentistry, Medical University of Vienna

Sensengasse 2a, 1090 Vienna, Austria



1989  MD Degree at the University of Vienna

1990 –1992  Training at the Dental School of the University of Vienna

1992 Degree in Dentistry and Dental Surgery at the University
of Vienna

April 1992 Assistant Physician at the Dept. of Conservative Dentistry, Dental School, University of Vienna

Since 1992  Private Dental Practice in 1080 Vienna

1998  Post-doctoral Lecture Qualification at the University of Vienna

October 1998 Associate Professor at the University of Vienna

1999 DMD Degree at the University of Vienna

Since 2004 Vice Curriculum Director Dental University Vienna

Since 2006 Deputy Head of the Department of Conservative dentistry

2006 Guest Professor at the University of Milano (Universita Degli Studi di Milano, Facolta’ di Medicina e Chirurgia)

Since 2007 Head of the Department of Conservative dentistry

Since 2010 Head of the Unit Division of Dental Student Training and Patient Care

Since 2012 Head of the School of Dentistry, Medical University of Vienna

2014 Guest Professor at the Peking Union Medical College Hospital, China


Professional Activities:


Past President SOLA

Peter Verheyen

Dr. Peter Verheyen, DMD

Breekiezel 36, 3670 Gruitrode, Belgium



1st Vice President

 Roland De Moor

Prof. Roland J.G. De Moor, DMD

Ghent University - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontology- Ghent Dental Laser Center

De Pintelaan 185, Building P8, 9000 Ghent, Belgium



Prof. Dr. Roeland J.G. De Moor DDS, PhD, MSc Paediatric Dentistry and Dental Traumatology, MSc Restorative Dentistry and Endodontology is Full-Professor in Restorative Dentistry, Endodontology and Dental Traumatology, head of the Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontology, former Dean of the Dental School, and currently director of the Dental Programme of the Ghent Dental School, Ghent University, Belgium.
He is programme director and responsible for the 3-year specialisation programme in Endodontics at the Ghent University, and responsible and founder of the Ghent Dental Laser Centre. He is an international lecturer in Laser Dentistry and Endodontology.
His research] is focused on (1) minimal invasive Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics with emphasis on the use of lasers in cavity preparation, root canal sterilisation & root canal wall modification in endodontics, (2) laser bleaching, (3) endodontic epidemiology, (4) analysis of parameters determining the quality of conventional and surgical endodontic treatment, (5) introduction of nanotechnology in dentistry. He is author and co-author of more than 100 peer-reviewed international and national publications (most of them on endodontic and laser subjects).
Prof. Dr. De Moor is a founding member and president of BAET (Belgian Association for Endodontology and Traumatology) & SOLA (Society of Oral Laser applications)-Benelux; founding member of the First World Congress of Microdentistry; country representative for BAET in ESE (European Society for Endodontology) and IFEA (International Federation of Endodontic Associations), and for SOLA-Benelux; vice-president of SOLA-international.



2nd Vice President

Carlo Maiorana

Prof. Carlo Maiorana, MD, DDS, MSc

Via Torino 51, 20123 Milano, Italy



Professor and Chairman, Oral Surgery and Implantology University of Milan School of Dentistry.

Director, Post Graduate School in Oral Surgery, University of Milan School of Medicine.

Head, Department of Implantology, Dental Clinic Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Milan. 

2000 Associate Professor of Dental diseases, University of Milan.

1993- 2000 Resarcher of Dental Diseases, University of Milan.

1989-92 Visiting professor of Oral Surgery,  University of Milan.

1987 Specialty in Orthodontics.

1985 Specialty in Stomatology.

1982 Degree in Medicine and Surgery, University of Milan.


 Positions in Scientific Societies:




Peter Verheyen

Dr. Peter Verheyen, DMD

Breekiezel 36, 3670 Gruitrode, Belgium



Dr. Peter Verheyen, DMD

1981: Graduated at the University of Leuven, Belgium.
1981: Started private practice - now includes four colleagues plus co-workers and administrative personnel.
1986: Obtained Certificate of Ability in Implantology.
1990: Started to work with laser - the Helium Neon soft laser, the Neodynium YAG laser, the Argon laser, the CO2 laser, the Erbium YAG laser.
1991: Founding Member and Secretary General of ELURA, the European Laser Users and Research Association.
Worked with Professor R. Blankenau, Creighton University, Omaha Nebraska, USA, in the field of curing composite materials with the Argon laser.
1998: Developed Smartbleach TM.
1999: Founding Member and Treasurer of ESOLA, the European Society for Oral Laser Applications.
2000: Organization Representative of ISLD, the International Society for Lasers in Dentistry.
2003: Founding Member and Lecturer of the  SOLA International Academy.
2006: Co-Author of the book Oral Laser Applications, Quintessence.
Currently: Gives lectures and workshops concerning laser applications in dentistry and organizes training for practitioners. He is the author of numerous publications in dental journals and magazines.



General Secretary


Christoph Kurzmann

Univ.-Ass. Christoph Kurzmann, DMD

Senior Staff at the University Clinic of Dentistry, Medical University of Vienna

Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology

Sensengasse 2a, 1090 Vienna, Austria



2012:  DMD degree at the Medical University of Vienna

2013 > Present: Course Instructor and active member of SOLA