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Title: Use of biomaterials, as possible substitutes for autogenous tissues, in periodontal plastic surgery

Fabiano Araujo Cunha

Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil

Biography

Dr. Fabiano Araujo Cunha holds a degree in dentistry from the University of Itaúna- Minas Gerais- Brazil. He is a specialist, Master and PhD in Periodontics from the Federal University of Minas Gerais. He has 21 years of clinical and academic experience, especially in the research lines of periodontal plastic surgery and biomaterials. He is currently Associate Professor of Periodontology at the Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. He has published more than 40 scientific papers in national and international journals.

Abstract

To present innovations in periodontal surgical techniques, especially the use of biomaterials as possible substitutes for autogenous tissues, in periodontal plastic surgeries.