Antonio Moretti, DDS, MS


Straumann Distinguished Professor


  • MS, Dental Science, University of Rochester, 1998
  • Certificate, Periodontology, University of Rochester/Eastman Dental Center, 1995
  • DDS, Faculdade de Odontologia de Santo Amaro, 1982


Antonio Moretti is a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. After completing his residency program, Moretti joined the faculty of the Department of Periodontics at the University of Texas Houston Dental Branch, where he served as the interim director of the Advanced Education Program in Periodontics for two years and Postgraduate Clinic Director for almost 10 years. His main research interests are focused on human clinical trials in periodontal regeneration, dental implants, halitosis and the interrelationship between periodontal disease and systemic diseases.

Research Interests

Clinical research in periodontology and implant dentistry

Availability to Mentor

Graduate student, undergraduate DDS or DH student and/or junior faculty member