Dr. Miguel Stanley


Dr. Miguel Stanley is the founder and CEO of White Clinic based in Lisbon, Portugal. He is the clinical director and responsible for a large team of dental specialists focused on complex cosmetic oral rehabilitation.

Dr. Miguel Stanley has been practicing since 1998, having graduated from ISCS-Egas Moniz and taken his post graduate training at the Branemark CEOSA center in Madrid in 1999, completing his training in cosmetic dentistry in 2000, at the same faculty. He then went on to train in functional aesthetics and occlusion in Chicago in 2005. He is continuously updating his education and has a passion for new technologies in dentistry.

He is a board member of Digital Dentistry Society representing the Communication Committee, responsible for its global expansion. He’s been an active member and expert provider for dental XP since 2006. He is licensed to practice in Portugal, in the U.K. and in Dubai.

Dr. Miguel Stanley’s philosophy “No Half Smiles®”, is that a person’s smile needs to be seen as a whole. That is why he always looks at the orofacial aspects and plans a new smile regardless of the initial problem.

Dr. Stanley focuses on his philosophy “No Half Smiles™” and complex cosmetic implant surgery and practice management, having spoken in 49 countries since 2002, in 3 different languages. His keynote lectures are greatly appreciated by young aspiring dentists who see him as a role model. He’s the creator and producer of 7 makeover TV shows in Portugal, on major networks since 2005, having also been part of The Doctors CBS in Hollywood, USA in 2013. He counts amongst his other achievements, being the author of the book “Health on the Path to Happiness”.

Being a board member for Portugal for SENAME (South European North African and Middle Eastern Modern Dentistry and Implant Society), he was responsible for the 2015 annual event; he is the creator of Portugal’s leading online dental portal at Sapo.pt; and a member of the General Dental Council, United Kingdom, allowing him to practice in Great Britain. He is the clinical director of a team of over 35, including a team of 12 dedicated dental surgeons, he is responsible for treatment planning, clinical protocols and quality control and also the lead surgeon and prosthodontist for most complex cases.

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