Vita Institute / Beneficencia Portuguesa

Department of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery

Contact information

Vita Institute / Beneficencia Portuguesa

Rua Mato Grosso, 306, 1° floor
CEP 01239-040, São Paulo, SP


Program Director

Gabriel Pires Pastore, DDS, MSc, PhD


Surgeon(s) in charge of fellowship

Patricia Radaic Pastore, DDS, MSc, PhD

Additional information

Operations assistance

Fellow can assist.


Fields covered

We develop research on temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunction diagnoses, physiotherapy rehabilitation, arthroscopy, open surgery and TMJ replacement.

Weekly meetings of case discussion and classes about OMS subjects. Orthognathic surgery with virtual planning and hospital dental care in ICU.


Other activities in the hospital

Virtual planning in all facial diseases. Daily academic visits of patients, patient assistance in ambulatory and eight-ten surgeries a week under general anesthesia. Didactic meetings every week.

Language spoken

English, Spanish and Portuguese

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AO CMF Fellowship program

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