Dr Ilay Maden studied dentistry and completed his Ph.D. for periodontology at University of Istanbul.
He has received his MSc degree for Lasers in Dentistry from Aachen University, Germany in 2007. Since then, he has been teaching laser dentistry all around the world. He has held many theoretical and hands-on courses and has been a speaker in a number of international congresses on diode, Nd:YAG and Erbium lasers in dentistry in over 20 countries in Europe, Asia, and North America.
His work has been published internationally in Journal of Periodontology, International Journal of Medical Sciences, The International Magazine of Laser Dentistry, Journal of Laser and Health Academy, Cosmetic Dentistry and Hindawi Publishing Corporation.
After practicing mainly periodontology and implantology as an associate at different private practices for 15 years in Istanbul and the UK, he has now set up a fully laser & digital dentistry practice on Harley Street, London.
Dr Maden is a board member of World Federation for Laser Dentistry European Division (WFLD-ED), Lasers in Medical Sciences, Lasers in Dental Sciences, Journal of Laser and Health Academy, Laser – international magazine of laser dentistry, Asnan Portal and ProDentalCPD and Global Periodontal Laser User Society (G-PLUS).
He is the UK Repreasentative of World Federation for Laser Dentistry (WFLD), Aachen Dental Laser Centre – Aachen Univesity, Germany (AALZ) and World Academy for Laser Education in Dentistry (WALED).
He is an adjunct faculty member of AALZ, as a thesis co-advisor and examiner, a lecturer for Laser and Health Academy (LAHA), German Association of Oral Implantology (DGOI), International Continuing Education Center for Dental Implants (IFZI) and Dental Online Collage by Deutscher Ärzte-Verlag.
Dr Maden is a reviewer for Journal of Californian Dental Association and a member of European Federation of Periodontology (EFP), European Academy of Osseointegration (EAO), British Dental Association (BDA), Turkish Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EDAD) and Turkish Society of Periodontology (TPD).