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Dr. Raul Morales

Dr. Morales obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Costa Rica in San José, Costa Rica in 1979. In 1982, he obtained his Master of Science in Orthodontics from The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In the late ‘90s, he was invited by Dr. Larry Andrews to join as Associate Editor of The Andrews Journal of Orthodontics and Orofacial Harmony, and as an Instructor for the Andrews Foundation.

Dr. Morales is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontics and the World Federation of Orthodontics, as well as the Panamanian Society of Orthodontics and Panamanian Dental Association where he held the executive positions of President and Vice President, respectively. In 1996, he was named "Association Dentist of the Year" and entered the Honor Chapter of the Panamanian Dental Association.

Dr. Morales teaches courses and seminars both within and outside of Panama. He is currently a member of the Advisory Committee for the Faculty of Health Sciences at The Latin American University of Science and Technology (ULACIT), with responsibilities related to the Schools of Medicine and Dentistry.