Dr. Stavros Pelekanos received his undergraduate degree in Dentistry (D.D.S.) in 1991 from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece. In 1993, he obtained his doctoral degree in Prosthodontics (Dr med dent) from the University of Freiburg (Prof. Dr. J.R. Strub), Germany. Following his professional training, Dr. Pelekanos established a private practice in Athens, oriented towards prosthodontics, implantology and esthetic dentistry.
In 2002, he was appointed full-time Lecturer at the Department of Prosthodontics, Dental School, University of Athens, Greece, and is now Assistant Professor in the same department. Since 2013 Dr. Pelekanos is an active member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED). His professional affiliations include also: the International College of Prosthodontics (ICP), European Prosthodontic Association (EPA) and Greek Prosthodontic Association. He is a faculty member of GIDE Institute (Global Institute of Dental Education, Los Angeles, California).
In 2008 and 2011, Dr. Pelekanos received second and first prize at the scientific award competition of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry held in Madrid, Spain and Istanbul, Turkey respectively. To date he has published over twenty articles and lectures nationally and internationally.