Prof. Giovanni Zucchelli DDS PhD

Prof. Giovanni Zucchelli DDS PhD

Biography

  • Graduated in 1988 from the university of Bologna, Italy with a degree in dentistry.
  • He was awarded PhD in Medical Biotechnology in 1999  from the  University of Bologna, Italy:
  • Professor of periodontology at the University of Bologna, Italy from 2000
  • Received many awards for clinical research in periodontology  in Europe and the United States.
  • In 2006 and 2008 is the winner of The AAP
  • Foundation-E Bud Tarrson Reasearch Award in Oral Plastic Surgery
  • Active member of EAED (European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry),SIdP (Italian Society of Periodontology) and SIO (Italian Society of Osteointegration); member of the European Federation of Periodontology
  • Associate Editor of the International  Journal of Esthetic Dentistry and Member of the editorial board the International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry.
  • Peer reviewer in most ranked Periodontal Journals
  • Author of 100 pubblications  in Pubmed
  • Innovator of several  soft tissue plastic surgical techniques
  • Speaker at major international conferences on periodontology
  • Has taught theoretical and practical (with live Surgery) courses in all countries.
  • Co-author of two illustrated textbooks on periodontal plastic surgery (Ed. Martina)
  • Co-author of chapter “Mucogingival Therapy-Periodontal Plastic Surgery” in Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (Lindhe J, Lang NP, Karring T [eds], Wiley-Blackwel
  • Author of the book title, ‘Mucogingival Esthetic Surgery’ from Quintessence Publishing.