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Dr Ana Gamboa, BDS MSc DDPH PhD


NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer / Specialty Registrar in Periodontitcs

Telephone: +44 20 7882 6340
Room Number: Institute of Dentistry


Dr Gamboa has graduated in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  In 2002 Dr Gamboa joined Queen Mary University London to start her MSc in Dental Public Health under the supervision of Professor Marcenes and Professor Hughes.  Dr Gamboa completed her dissertation on Emotional intelligence and Initial periodontal disease treatment outcome. Dr Gamboa completed her PhD at Queen Mary University London on Psychosocial resources in an integrative model to Periodontitis aetiology.

Dr Gamboa became a Lecturer in Liverpool.  In 2010 Dr Gamboa returned to Queen Mary University London as a Clinical Lecturer where she was the co-ordinator for the MSc in Dental Public Health. In 2014, she started the position of NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer in Periodontics. Dr Gamboa research focus on understanding the relationship between psychological profiles and periodontal disease. Dr Gamboa has also participated in other research projects both in Dental Public Health and Periodontics, including implant dentistry.



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