Dr Francesco D’Aiuto qualified in dentistry at the Second University of Studies in Naples in 1997. He attended a post-graduate training course in periodontology and implantology at this university and also completed a diploma programme in Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry at the University of Gothenburg (1998). He was then commissioned into the Italian Army Defense Dental Corps for two years as Lieutenant in an Oral Surgery Unit.
Following completion of a research fellowship from the Italian Society of Periodontology, he came to London to further progress his academic curriculum. Over the last nine years, he completed a PhD and Master in Clinical Dentistry in Clinical Periodontology at UCL and being 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 practice to periodontology and dental implants. Francesco has a special interest in periodontal regeneration, aesthetics and implantology and has been placing and restoring implants since 1998. He undertakes soft and hard tissue augmentation including sinus grafts and gingival recession treatments as a special interest.
Dr D'Aiuto 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.
Dip Dent Rome 1996