PG Program Director
Dr. Luana Oliveira-Haas, Associate Professor, is acknowledged for her expertise and training in the areas of research, evidence based dentistry and operative/esthetic dentistry. Dr. Oliveira-Haas graduated from Federal University of Uberlandia, Brazil and received her DDS degree in 1995. She also received a certificate in Advanced Studies in Esthetic Dentistry at Sao Paulo State University, Brazil and the following year she completed a Specialty Program in Operative Dentistry at Federal University of Uberlandia, Brazil. Dr. Oliveira-Haas achieved a Master and PhD in Operative Dentistry at Sao Paulo State University, Brazil in 2004. Shortly there after, Dr. Oliveira-Haas relocated to the United States where she became a full time faculty member at NSU and has been teaching here for the past eleven years. Dr. Oliveira-Haas continues to teach in a high quality postgraduate program in operative dentistry. A skilled clinician, Dr. Oliveira-Haas successfully instructs the residents through comprehensive dental care and complex restorative procedures, ensuring that high quality care is provided. Dr. Oliveira-Haas is constantly learning new technologies and applying her knowledge to improve the oral health care of her patients.Dr. Oliveira-Haas is actively involved in clinical research and mentoring postgraduate residents. She has been publishing in peer-reviewed journals and presenting in scientific meeting. When not working, she loves to spend time with her beloved husband and two chidren. Dr. Oliveira-Haas is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish.