Prof. Ivan Filipov - professor in the department "Operative dentistry and endodontics" at the Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University - Plovdiv.
His activity is related to the training of students from third, fourth and fifth year, trainee - doctors and specialists. He make also separate lectures for students and continuing education of dentists.
Specialist in General Dentistry - 1990, Therapeutic Dentistry - 1996, and endodontics - Cariesology - 1999 in 2006, after successfully defended thesis theme: "Investigation of key problems in curing the second class cavities in obtiration with composite materials" acquires scientific - educational degree "Doctor". In 2008 he was elected an associate professor at the department in which it operates.
His research interests are focused on the aesthetic restoration of the damaged tooth structure with conservative and minimally invasive methods. Participates and delivers reports to a number of Bulgarian and international congresses and symposia. Author of over 30 publications in national and foreign magazines.
Currently he have a private practice in Plovdiv.
He is a member of the Committee on Professional Ethics of the Bulgarian Association of Regional Dental College in Plovdiv.