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Marko Jakovac

Assoc. Prof. Marko Jakovac DMD, MSC, PhD, Spec. in Prosthodontics

Assoc. Professor Marko Jakovac, DMD, MSc, PhD, graduated from the School of Dental Medicine in Zagreb, Croatia, in 1998. In 2000, he passed the state exam and obtained a license for independent work. In 2002, he began to specialize in prosthodontics. After receiving his Master of Science degree in 2003 and his PhD in 2008 he became a senior assistant at the Department of Prosthodontics of the School of Dental Medicine in Zagreb. Since 2009, Marko Jakovac is ass. Professor and has been a course instructor in the “Advanced Preparation Techniques in Fixed Prosthodontics” further education program at the Zagreb Dental School. In 2010, he was appointed head of the postgraduate student course “Aesthetics in Fixed Prosthodontics on Teeth and Implants”. In 2012, he became head of the undergraduate students course “Pre-clinical and Laboratory Fixed Prosthodontics”. In 2013, he received the Dean’s award for the best teacher at the School of Dental Medicine in Zagreb and since 2015, he has been head of the undergraduate students course “Microscope in Dental Medicine”. Since 2015, he is assoc. professor at Dpt. of Fixed Prosthodontics.

Marko Jakovac is the author and co-author of several scientific papers and he has actively participated in numerous international conferences. He is a lecturer and training course instructor (KOL) at international meetings for Ivoclar Vivadent, Carl Zeiss and SironaDensply CAD-CAM. He is a vice president of Croatian Society of Minimal Intervention Dentistry and a member of the Croatian Prosthodontics Society, European Prosthodontics Society, Croatian Society of Dental Implantology, Croatian Medical Association and the Croatian Dental Chamber. Moreover, he is the owner of the “Aesthetica” dental clinic and “Ae-vision” educational centre in Zagreb.

Alen Alić


Alen Alić was born in Karlovac, Croatia in 1984. In 2003 he graduated from School for Dental Technicians in Zagreb. After his one year practice and passing the State Exam he continues to work as a dental technician in a private Dental Laboratory “Gordana Alic”, in that period he attended International BEGO Academy in Bremen (Germany) in 2008 in the field of Combination Technique (Master level). In 2012 he opened a first Gallery of Dental Works in his hometown.
In 2013 he attended Osaka Ceramic Training Center (Japan) where he was learning Tooth Morphology and Ceramics under the tutelage of the famous master Shigeo Kataoka. In his professional career he attended numerous working courses and learned from many famous masters ceramists such as (Klaus Muterthies, Oliver Brix, Jan Schunemann and other). From 2014 to 2016 he attends Master Ceramic Program at UCLA Los Angeles (USA) under tutelage of Dr. Edward McLaren. After the completion of the Program he wins 1st Place under the IPS e.Max Smile Award in Madrid (Spain) during Ivoclar Vivadent annual congress. He was also awarded the membership of International Academy of Esthetics.

Since 2014 he is giving courses in Esthetic Dentistry (waxing, build-up, esthetic protocol etc.) for dental technicians and dentists worldwide and Croatia. From 2017 he cooperates with Aesthetica Clinic and Ae-Vision

Nino Marcutti


Nino Marcutti is a professional photographer, mostly focused on travel photography. His work has been published by National Geographic and Microsoft, and his photography is distributed by renowned stock agencies, such as Alamy and Getty Images all around the world. Now he joined Marko Jakovac to work on dental photography in the clinic Aesthetica.

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