Dr Anton Lebedenko graduated from the Moscow State University for Medicine and Dentistry. During his postgraduate studies, he worked as a researcher in the dental materials department of the same university. In 2003 he published his thesis and received his doctorate. He worked for Ivoclar Vivadent in Russia until 2011. Subsequently, he relocated to Switzerland and assumed the position of Senior Manager Global Education Clinical at the International Center for Dental Education of Ivoclar Vivadent in Schaan, Liechtenstein. He teaches internationally, specializing in dental materials science and the latest clinical techniques.