Giovanni Zucchelli

University of Bologna
40100 Bologna

  • 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
  • Associate 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 Research Award in Oral Plastic Surgery 
  • President Elect of the Italian Academy of Osteointegration (IAO)
  • Active member of EAED (European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry),SIdP (Italian Society of Periodontology) and IAO (Italian Academy 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 publications 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, published in 12 languages