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Strumenti dentali in tasca

Vittorio Zavaglia
Former head of Special and Surgical Odontostomatology, Ancona


Vittorio Zavaglia


Vittorio Zavaglia

n. 24.11.1949

Nationality Italian

Ancona city

University University of Bologna

Dentist profession

Order of

belonging Ancona



He has held the role of acting Head of Odontostomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery and since 1993 he has been in charge of the Directorate of the activities of the Sod of Surgical and Special Odontostomatology of the AOU “Ospedali Riuniti” of Ancona.


He directed the Project of the Ministry of Health-CCM 2010/2012 "Design and experimentation of a sustainable system for increasing and improving the quality of dental care for patients with difficulties in accessing care".


She has demonstrated organizational skills and competences in the specific assistance activity (medical assistance in the ward and outpatient in its various functions, appropriately related to that of nursing; planning of admissions and of the operating room; insertion of volunteer visitors with a degree in Dentistry), and in the relative prevalent function to the discipline (specific sectors assigned to the medical managers of the structure, oral surgery, oral pathology, Bronj prevention and treatment, dental consultancy in the "Clinical Pathway" of transplants and cancer therapy, etc.).


Author of numerous scientific publications in national and international journals, he has participated in numerous Congresses and Conferences as a speaker on surgical topics, in particular piezoelectric surgery, surgery for osteonecrosis of the jaws and maxillofacial surgery.


He has been involved in dentistry for fragile patients for over thirty years.


Co-author of two chapters of the book “Special dentistry for the critically ill and disabled patient” Author Eugenio Raimondo, Edi-Ermes publisher, November 2013.



Since 2005

Director of the "Regional Reference Center for the prevention and treatment of oral diseases in disabled patients"

Since 2004

Director of the Center for Prevention, Diagnosis and treatment of osteonecrosis of the jaws associated with bisphosphonates (a pathology of which the SOD of Surgical and Special Odontostomatology is "Highly specialized Regional Reference Center - Marche Region" since 2011)

From 1.04.1993

Director of the SOD of Surgical and Special Odontostomatology of the University Hospital "Ospedali Riuniti" of Ancona

Since November 1988

Head of Odontostomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery



Degree in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Bologna


Postgraduate Diploma in Odontostomatology at the University of Ancona


Postgraduate Diploma in Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Milan

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