Dr Maria Retzepi
Specialist In Periodontics and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer GDC Reg No. 82573 | DipDS, PhD, MSc, CertClinSpec(Perio)
Maria is honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the Queen Mary University of London and a registered specialist in Periodontics. She is a Fellow of the International Team for Implantology and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Maria qualified as a Dental Surgeon from the University of Athens, Greece and obtained her Master of Science degree in Oral Biology and Certificate of Clinical Specialisation in Periodontics with distinction. She was then awarded a clinical training fellowship for the Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, Switzerland.
Maria received her Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University College London Eastman Dental Institute for her research on the effect of Diabetes Mellitus on dental implants and on bone regeneration. She is the recipient of the most prestigious international awards in dental implantology, namely the 2009 European Association of Osseointegration Research Award and the 2010 Andre Schroeder Research Prize.
Her clinical expertise includes the diagnosis and treatment of periodontal and peri-implant diseases, performance of conventional and regenerative periodontal surgery with Guided Tissue Regeneration and enamel matrix proteins, periodontal and peri-implant plastic microsurgery, surgical implant placement and ridge augmentation procedures.