ABOUT Dr Adam Hamilton

BDSc Hons (WA) DCD Pros (Melb) FRACDS - Prosthodontist

Dental Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Dental Science (Honours), University of Western Australia
  • Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons
  • Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Prosthodontics), University of Melbourne

Special Interests

  • Aesthetic / Cosmetic Challenges – Ceramic Rehabilitation
  • Dental Implant Surgery, Bone Reconstruction, and Prosthetic Reconstruction
  • Implant Rehabilitation of Edentulous Patient and Terminal Dentition
  • Digital Dentistry and Digital Prosthodontic Workflow
  • Leadership and Innovation
  • Academic Lecturer
  • Clinical Excellence
  • Research and Clinical Publications
  • Professional Appointments as Executive / Committee Member

Dr Adam Hamilton is an Australian board-certified prosthodontist with special interests in prosthodontic and surgical implant treatment. He completed his Bachelor of Dental Science (Honours) at the University of Western Australia (UWA) in 2006 and attained a 3-year full time Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Prosthodontics) from the University of Melbourne in 2012. In 2013, Adam joined the Centre for Prosthodontics and took sabbatical in 2016 as he was the recipient of the International Team of Implantology (ITI) scholarship, through which he completed a Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at University of Florida’s Centre for Implant Dentistry. Pursuing an academic career, he joined the faculty at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine in Boston in 2016, where he became the Director of the Division of Regenerative Sciences and Implant Dentistry and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterial Sciences. He remains a lecturer for the Advanced Graduate Implant Dentistry program.

Relocating back to Perth in 2021, Dr Hamilton has been appointed the Discipline Lead of Prosthodontics at UWA and has reunited with the Centre for Prosthodontics to continue private specialist practice.

Dr Hamilton is a

  • Discipline Lead of Prosthodontics (UWA) – Prosthodontist and Senior Lecturer
  • Current Lecturer in Advanced Graduate Implant Dentistry at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine
  • Former Director of the Division of Regenerative Sciences and Implant Dentistry and Former Assistant Professor in Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterial Sciences at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (RACDS)
  • Fellow of the International Team of Implantology (ITI)
  • Member of Australian Dental Association (ADA), Academy of Australian and New Zealand Prosthodontists (AANZP), Academy of Osseointegration (AO), International Academy of Dental Research (IADR), and the International College of Prosthodontists (ICP)

Dr Hamilton’s academic research focuses on implant placement and loading protocols, the impact of digital technology in prosthodontics and implant dentistry, as well as digital workflows for implant rehabilitation of the edentulous patient. He has lectured widely at local, national and international dental events. He has extensively published in clinical textbooks (ITI Treatment Guides) and in respected international dental journals (Clinical Oral Implants Research, International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants, International Journal of Prosthodontics, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, Forum Implantologicum, Journal of Oral Implantology), and holds positions on the editorial board and serves as an ad hoc reviewer.

Awards

2021 – Journal of Prosthodontics Hickey Scientific Writing Award

2018 – Harvard School of Dental Medicine RDBS Career Achievement Award

2015 – International Team for Implantology (ITI) Case Cloud Competition Winner

2014 – International Team for Implantology (ITI) Scholarship

2012 – AANZP Best Research Presentation

Publications 2021

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Publications 2019

Publications 2018 – 2013