EA4SD News

The German Association for Sports Dentistry (DGSZM) Sports Dentistry Congress will take place in Dusseldorf, September 25-26, 2020. 

DGSZM Congress Info

Wednesday, 5 February, 2020

The next Academy for Sports Dentistry USA, 38th Annual Symposium will be held in Nashville, USA, in June 25-27, 2020.

"Prepare, Protect and Treat : Sports Oral Injuries"



Wednesday, 29 January, 2020

The European Association for Sports Dentistry recognizes the need for the education of dentists about sports dentistry and encourages the development of Sports Dentistry Courses. Those courses need to meet certain criteria and standards in order to provide the dentists the best possible education. The EA4SD announces the "Criteria for an EA4SD Approved Sports Dentistry Course". 


The Criteria for an EA4SD Approved Sports Dentistry Course

Monday, 16 December, 2019

The 1st EA4SD International Symposium at 6th ECOSEP Congress in INSEP, Paris, took place with a great success. The 3 sessions, 1 workshop and 20 international speakers presented the latest development of research, oral health in sports and injuries management. Dentists from around the world met in Paris for this unique Sports Dentistry event. ECOSEP and EA4SD made the integration of sports dentistry into sports medicine a reality!

Friday, 6 December, 2019

We are very happy to announce that the European Association for Sports Dentistry (EA4SD) is now officially affiliated with the Academy for Sports Dentistry (ASD), United States. Both EA4SD and ASD are now leading together the efforts for an even more efficient development and integration of sports dentistry worldwide.

Friday, 30 August, 2019

The World Dental Federation (FDI) and the American Dental Association (ADA) congress will take place in San Francisco, USA, September 4-8, 2019. During this congress, the new FDI Sports Dentistry Guidelines and Toolkit (by FDI Sports Dentistry Task Team : S. Dartevelle, S. Cantamessa, J-L Dartevelle, T. Stamos) will be officially presented. Dr Sophie Cantamessa (EA4SD President), Dr. Sophie Dartevelle (UFSBD President) and Prof. Tomotaka Takeda (Tokyo Dental College) will be the speakers of the Sports Dentistry lecture.

Monday, 19 August, 2019

The 37th Symposium of the Academy for Sports Dentistry successfully took place in Toronto, June 22-24. Dr. Elif Gunduz lectured about the "Role of North America and Europe on building blocks for the future of Sports Dentistry". The EA4SD was represented by Dr. Gunduz and Dr. Avgerinos, confirming the strong liaisons between EA4SD and ASD on the global development of Sports Dentistry.

Monday, 24 June, 2019

The EA4SD proudly announces its contribution to the first ever official publication of Sports Dentistry Guidelines and Toolkit. The elaboration of this was made under the World Dental Federation (FDI) and the guidance of Dr. Sophie Dartevelle who leaded the team of sports dentists experts and EA4SD board members Dr. Sophie Cantamessa, Dr. Jean-Luc Dartevelle and Dr. Thanos Stamos.

Tuesday, 4 June, 2019

The EA4SD proudly announces its 1st International Symposium, Sports Dentistry : From Innovation To Integration In  Sports Medicine", which will be held in Paris, France, Nov 29/30, 2019. The Symposium will be together with the 6th ECOSEP Congress and will be hosted by INSEP. 

Friday, 10 May, 2019

The EA4SD in association with DGSZM organized succesfully the Sports Dentistry Workshop at the XXVIII Isokinetic Medical Group Conference at Wembley Stadium, London. An in-depth analysis of medical issues regarding stomatognathic system's importance in sports. Dr. Cantamessa, Dr. Avgerinos, Dr. Gottfert and Dr. Stamos together with Dr. Dartevelle JL (INSEP) contributed to the first ever Sports Dentistry Workshop in the Isokinetic Conference.

Tuesday, 30 April, 2019

The EA4SD announces the European Association for Sports Dentistry Workshop at the XXVIII Isokinetic Medical Group Conference, 27-28-29 April 2019, in Wembley Stadium, London. The workshop will be an affiliation between EA4SD and DGSZM.

Tuesday, 22 January, 2019

Wednesday , January 2, 2019

The Sports Dentistry Workshop organized by the DGSZM will take place during the Quintessence Publishing ''7 Decades of Experience" International Conference, in Berlin, Germany, 10-12 January, 2019.

Wednesday, 2 January, 2019

The EA4SD board is very pleased to welcome the German Sports Dentistry Society (DGSZM) as a member-association of the European Association for Sports Dentistry network. The DGSZM over the past years contributes enormously in Sports Dentistry development in Germany with research, courses and curriculum. The DGSZM board members are also welcomed as members of the EA4SD committees. We are now looking forward to further develop together Sports Dentistry in Europe and better integrate it in Sports Medicine.

Monday, 17 September, 2018

We are very pleased to announce that the World Dental Federation (FDI) has launched the Sports Dentistry Task Team to promote the improvement of the oral health of athletes around the world optimizing their well-being, performance and injury prevention. The World Dental Federation is leading the world in optimal oral health and brings together some 200 national dental associations and specialist groups in over 130 countries.


Thursday, 28 August, 2018

The French National Team of football won the 2018 FIFA World Cup! Congratulations to the players, coaches and medical team as well as Dr. Sophie Cantamessa, who as a consultant dentist, reassured that the players' oral health was not neglected and all players went through dental screening during the pre-tournament medical assessment!

Tuesday, 17 July, 2018

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

The European College for Sports and Exercise Physicians (ECOSEP) establishes a Sports Dentistry Committee. The aim and scopes of this committee is the efficient integration of sports dentistry into the multidisciplinary sports medicine by developing research, education and scientific initiatives as well as common promotional projects with national and international sports federations and sports medicine associations.

ECOSEP Sports Dentistry Committee

Tuesday, 19 June, 2018

Barcelona, Camp Nou, June 2-4, 2018

Football Medicine Outcome, Are We Winning? Sports Dentistry will be present!


Final Programme

Friday, 1 June, 2018

5th ECOSEP Congress, Dubai 9-10 December, 2017

The final scientific program of the Sports Medicine event of the season, including 2 Sports Dentistry sessions.

Final brochure

Wednesday, 8 November, 2017

June 22-24, 2017, San Francisco, CA, USA

Sports Dentists from around the world annual meeting focused on the latest developments of Sports Dentistry including injury prevention, performance and global initiatives. Elif Gunduz and Athanasios Stamos, lectured about "Ortho planning of traumatized/hopeless teeth" and "Sports dentistry in Europe : The reality, the projects, the future".

Friday, 26 May, 2017

We are very glad to announce that the European Association for Sports Dentistry is now affiliated with the European College of Sports and Exercise Physicians.


Tuesday, 23 May, 2017

May 13-15, 2017, Camp Nou, Barcelona

Sports Dentistry was present with the Oral Presentation "Oral Pathologies : Findings and Impact on the Football Players' Health and Performance" (Athanasios Stamos, Sophie Cantamessa, Jean-Luc Dartevelle)

Wednesday, 17 May, 2017

29 September-2 October 2016, Ljubliana, Slovenia

34th FIMS Congress of Sports Medicine

Sports Dentistry Oral Presentation titled "Sports Dentistry and Athletes Health and Performance" (Athanasios Stamos, Dimitris Tsachalinas)

Monday, 26 September, 2016

September 23, 2016, Paris, France

​U.F.R Dental Faculty, Paris, Sports Dentistry Session

Occlusion and intraoral protection of the athletes : prevention and rules (Sophie Cantamessa, Jean-Luc Dartevelle)

Friday, 16 September, 2016

October 2, 2015, Paris, France

​U.F.R Dental Faculty, Paris, Sports Dentistry Session

Oral pathologies and injuries, long-term dental follow-up, prevention (Sophie Cantamessa, Jean-Luc Dartevelle)

Tuesday, 29 September, 2015

October 3, 2014, Paris, France

​U.F.R Dental Faculty, Paris, Sports Dentistry Session

High level athletes, 3D radiographic examination, traumatology (Sophie Cantamessa, Jean-Luc Dartevelle)

Tuesday, 30 September, 2014

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