Following the introduction of osseointegration to the dental
field in the early eighties, a group of
dental clinicians and professors from
Cairo University, Egypt founded a
national organization to foster
education and advancement in this field.
As a result the ESSDI was formed in1989.
The ESSDI was the first specialized organization in the area
that focused on one field only and was
completely devoted to enhance and
promote knowledge in this field
The first meeting of ESSDI was held in May 1989, in Cairo, and
since this time, the ESSDI continue to
have its meeting every two years. This
meeting grow bigger every year and
hosted many distinguished speakers from
all over the world who provided their
knowledge and expertise in the field of
Implantology and related sciences.
The ESSDI is organized and operated exclusively for
scientific, charitable and educational
purposes to advance the art and science
of implant dentistry. The ESSDI acts to
disseminates information and promote
development in the field of implant
dentistry among dentists, physicians,
related professionals and the public.