Victor Sendax Wins Research Award

The Academy member is recognized by the American Academy of Implant Dentistry for his invention of a dental implant system.

Academy Member Victor Sendax, senior attending general dentist/oral implantologist at St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital in the Department of Otolaryngology, received the American Academy of Implant Dentistry's (AAID) Research Foundation Award on October 22, 2011.

Each year, the AAID selects a recipient who has contributed substantially to the specialty of oral implantology. As the original inventor and patent-holder of the Sendax Mini Dental Implant System (now acquired by the 3M Corp.) the AAID Research Foundation has seen fit to honor Sendax, president and chair of Sendax Mini Dental Centers Mgt., Inc.