Dr. Sato is an orthodontist and professor in the Department of Craniomandibular Growth and Development Dentistry, Kanagawa Dental University, Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan. He is a visiting Professor of Donau University in Krems, Austria. He is a member of Edward H Angle Society of Orthodontists and was President of Japan MEAW Technique and Research Foundation. Since 2008, he is President of International Association of Advanced Interdisciplinary Dentistry - Asian Component (IAAID-Asia).
Currently, he is the head of Research Institute of Occlusion Medicine, Kanagawa Dental University.
Education and Degrees
1971: Graduated from Kanagawa Dental College (D.D.S.) 1979: Degree of Dental Science (D.D.Sc.), Kanagawa Dental College
Academic Employment History
1971: Assistant, Department of Orthodontics, Kanagawa Dental College 1979: Assistant Professor, Department of Orthodontics, Kanagawa Dental College 1988: Associate Professor, Department of Orthodontics, Kanagawa Dental College 1991: President, Japanese MEAW Technic and Research Foundation 1992: Active member of EH Angle Society of Orthodontists 1996: Professor, Department of Orthodontics, Kanagawa Dental College 2002: Professor, Department of Craniofacial Growth and Development Dentistry, Division of Orthodontics, Kanagawa Dental College 2002: Visiting Professor, Donau University, Krems, Austria 2004: Visiting Professor, Tufts University, School of Dentistry, Boston, USA 2010: Academic Dean, Kanagawa Dental University, Yokosuka, Japan 2011: Academic Dean, Shonan Junior College, Yokosuka, Japan 2014: Research Institute of Occlusion Medicine, Kanagawa Dental University, Yokosuka, Japan 2014: Member of the IDEA Faculty, Center for Craniofacial and Occlusal Medicine, San Francisco Bay Area, USA
1. Developmental mechanisms of different malocclusions and its treatment approach 2. Diagnosis of function and dysfunction of occlusion in orthodontic practice and interdisciplinary approach 3. Benefits of bruxism in the psychosomatic system
Academic activities (listed only international societies)
American Association of Orthodontists EH Angle Society of Orthodontists World Federation of Orthodontists International Association of Dental Research