Dr. Papathanasiou brings to Dental Arts of Boston his strong educational background, patient-centered specialized care and expertise in today’s most innovative therapeutic technologies for gum diseases and dental implants.
Dr. Papathanasiou obtained his dental degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He also completed a 3-year advanced graduate education in Periodontics & Dental Implant Surgeries and a Master of Science in Dental Research at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and he recently completed his doctorate degree (Ph.D) on mechanisms of gum inflammation and its resolution at the Forsyth Institute.
Dr. Papathanasiou is an experienced and well-versed clinician in all aspects of Implant Dentistry, bone graft procedures, and gum surgeries. Dr. Papathanasiou is committed to tailor his dental care to the needs and desires of his patients and to ensure that his patients receive the best possible treatment. As an Assistant Professor at the Department of Periodontology at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Papathanasiou has been a passionate educator for dental students, residents, and dentists, and he applies his expertise to treat his patients with the highest quality.
Dr. Papathanasiou is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology, and an author of many publications in scientific journals and book chapters.