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Antonin Simunek, M.D., Ph.D., born 1953 in Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic. In 1977 he graduated with a degree in Dentistry from the Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Medicine in Hradec Kralove. He works in Department of Dentistry at the Teaching Hospital in Hradec Kralove. He is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. In 1990 he obtained his Ph.D. and in 1996 he became an associate professor at the Teaching Hospital in Hradec Kralove, where he still works.

Since 1992, Dr. Simunek has been engaged in dental implantology and is a pioneer in this field in the Czech Republic. He obtained experience in the USA, Switzerland, Sweden and Austria. Since 1997 he has been head of the Centre for Dental Implantology at the Teaching Hospital in Hradec Kralove, the largest implantological centre in the Czech Republic.

Dr. Simunek is one of the leading implantologists in the Czech Republic. In the Teaching Hospital and in his private surgery he placed more than 14 000 dental implants. He specializes in the surgical aspects of dental implantology and he regularly works together with top dental specialists, e.g. prosthodontists, periodontists, dental hygienists, orthodontists and general dentists.

Dr. Simunek teaches dental implantology in the Medical Faculty, and engages in implantological research and in the training of Czech and foreign implantologists. He has presented 300 implantological lectures at symposia and conferences both in the Czech Republic and abroad, and has published more than 200 implantological articles in the Czech and foreign professional journals. As well, in 2001 Dr. Simunek headed a team that published the first Czech textbook of implantology (A. Simunek et al.: Dental Implantology, Nucleus HK, Hradec Kralove 2001, 2nd edition 2008). He is a member of board of the Implantological Club of the Czech Republic and a member of the European Association for Osseointegration.


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We are members of


Implantologický klub

České republiky


European Association

for Osseointegration


Česká stomatologická komora



Antonin Simunek

M.D., Ph.D.

Centrum dentální implantologie
Stomatologická klinika
Fakultní nemocnice

Sokolská 581
500 05 Hradec Králové

tel.: 495 833 446
fax: 495 832 024

email: simunek@email.cz