Prof. Dr. med. dent. Dr. h. c. Ottaviano Tapparo

Prof. Dr. med. dent. Dr. h. c.

Ottaviano Tapparo

Specialist for immunotoxicology and regenerative therapies

Prof. Dr. med. dent. Dr. h. c. Ottaviano Tapparo


Prof. Dr. med. dent. Dr. h. c. Ottaviano Tapparo specializes in bone regeneration and bone formation, as well as periodontology and immunology. He was one of the first expert in Germany who performed Sinus Lift procedure (a complex method for the preparation of maxillary implants). Besides that he has been working for a long time with various laser procedures. Since 1987 his emphasis being placed on health impacts of dental materials and environmental toxins.


Scientific degrees:




he was named Professor honoris causa of the medical Faculty at the Lucian Blaga University in Hermannstadt




he was awarded an honorary doctorate by the university Temesvar for his work and researches




he founded a Chair of implant dentistry at the University for medicine and pharmaceutics in Temesvar and ran it till 1996



1992 he was appointed associate professor at the University of Appolonia, University for pharmaceutics and medicine of Jassy as well as Ovidius University of Konstanza in 1993 and ran there the Department of implant dentistry


Areas of specialization:
▪    X-ray photograph evaluation
▪    implant removal
▪    surgical procedures in the area of the mouth
▪    metal-free implantology
wiss Prof. Dr. Ottaviano Tapparo is a member of serveral national and international scientific professional associations.
In 1997 he was inducted into the Romanian Academy of Medical Science.