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Dr Luigi Nibali


Senior Clinical Lecturer

Telephone: 0207 882 3134
Room Number: Dentail Institute


Dr Luigi Nibali qualified in Dentistry from the University of Catania in 2001. He then was awarded a research fellowship from the Italian Society of Periodontology (SIdP) and subsequently completed an MSc in Periodontology and a PhD on ‘Genetics of Aggressive Periodontitis’ at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London. His main research interests are genetic predisposing factors to periodontal diseases, periodontal medicine and aggressive periodontitis. He has published widely in International dental and medical journals and has won several International research prizes, including the 'Goldman prize' from the SIdP, the 'Muhlemann prize' by the Swiss Society of Periodontology, the 'Sir Wifred Fish prize' by the British Society of Periodontology and the 'Socransky Young Investigator award' by the International Association for Dental Research.  He currently lectures Internationally and continues private practice limited to Periodontology and Implant Dentistry


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