Massimiliano Di Giosia , DDS

Clinical Assistant Professor


  • DDS, University G.d Annunzio, School of Dentistry in Chieti, Italy
  • Residency, Orofacial Pain, University of Kentucky-Orofacial Pain Center, 2007
  • Postgraduate Program, Headache Medicine, University of Turin, Italy, 2008
  • Residency Program, Orthodontics, University of Cagliari, Italy, 2011


Massimiliano Di Giosia is a diplomate of the American Board of Orofacial Pain and a certified expert dentist by the European Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.

Di Giosia was appointed clinical assistant professor at the UNC Adams School of Dentistry in June 2015. He is responsible for clinical activity in orofacial pain, TMD and dental sleep medicine. He also focuses on clinical research as well as teaching and supervising the residents of the school’s new orofacial pain residency program.

Prior to arriving at Carolina he was in private practice – limited to orthodontics, orofacial pain and dental sleep medicine in Italy – and held a position as an adjunct professor at the University of Cagliari School of Dentistry in Italy. He was also a consultant in Dental Sleep Medicine for the Sleep Center at the Villa Serena Hospital in Pescara, Italy from 2008 to 2015.