Prof. Giuseppe Zucchelli

He received his D.M.D. degree with the highest score in 1998 from the University of Bologna, where he received his PhD in "Medical Biotechnology" with a specialization in "Biomedical Technologies". He is a confirmed associate professor of Periodontology at the University of Bologna and has obtained the qualification for the role of first class professor. He is also Director of the Department of Periodontology of the same university.
He is an active member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED), the Italian Society of Periodontology (Società Italiana di Parodontologia e Implantologia - SIPI) and the Italian Academy of Osteointegration (IAO), of which he is President-elect.
He is a member of the editorial board of the International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry and associate editor of the International Journal of Esthetic Dentistry.
Author of over 100 publications in the periodontal and implant field, he has won awards for scientific research in periodontology in Italy, Europe and the United States and was a speaker at the most important national and international conferences on periodontology and implantology. He is co-author of two textbooks on periodontal plastic surgery (Ed. Martina) and of the chapter Mucogingival Therapy-Periodontal Plastic Surgery in Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (Lindhe J, Lang NP, Karring T [eds], Wiley-Blackwel). He is the author of the book Aesthetic Mucogingival Surgery by Quintessence Publishing, translated into 12 languages.