Jurica Krhen was born in Zagreb. He finished elementary and dental highschool in Zagreb. In year 1983 he graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry, and in the 1987 he defended the master’s thesis in the field of dental prosthetics. By the year 1993 he specialised in oral surgery, and in 2008 he defended his doctoral dissertation in the field of oral surgery.[/half_2]
Since 1985 to 2006 he was employed in the Dental polyclinic Zagreb (Perkovčeva) working on a range of functions, last ten years as a Head of the Department of Oral Surgery, few years before that even as a Clinic Headmaster. After 2006 started working solely privatly in ”Polyclinic Krhen”. He took training courses in the specialized field of dental implantology in Europe and in the USA Implantology courses he participated:
In recent years the practiced with several implant systems – Ankylos, Nobel Biocare, Astra Tech, but Straumann system is prefered from the very beginning of his rich implant career.
He held courses in dental implantology for the Straumann system. He participates in many national and international congresses. He is the author or coauthor of several professional and scientific papers. Member of the Croatian Chamber of Dental Medicine, Croatian Society of Oral Surgery, Croatian Society of Dental Implantology and the ITI member (International Team for Implantology)