Bupa Dental Care Chelsea
GDC - 78909 Dip Dent Napoli 1997 Periodontist
After qualifying in Naples, Italy, Francesco attended a postgraduate training course in periodontology and implantology. He went on to complete a diploma programme in clinical periodontology and implant dentistry at the University of Gothenburg. Francesco was then commissioned into the Italian Army Defense Dental Corps for two years as lieutenant in an oral surgery unit.
Francesco came to London to progress his studies thanks to a research fellowship from the Italian Society of Periodontology and Implantology. He completed postgraduate training in clinical dentistry in clinical periodontology at UCL and was awarded an EU fellowship and two clinical research awards. He currently works as clinical lecturer at the periodontology unit of the UCL Eastman Dental Institute and focuses his clinical practise on periodontology and dental implants.
With his special interest lying in periodontal regeneration, Francesco undertakes soft and hard tissue augmentation, including sinus grafts and gingival recession treatments.
Francesco has been a speaker at many seminars and conferences worldwide and co-authored more than 60 publications and abstracts. He is an active member of the Italian and British Society of Periodontology and American Academy of Periodontology.