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Sebastian Ciancio

Chair of Periodontics and Endodontics
University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

Oral health and hygiene, prevention and treatment of gum disease, effectiveness of flossing

Sebastian Ciancio, an internationally recognized scholar in the field of periodontology and pharmacology.

An author of more than 100 publications on periodontal disease, hisresearch is primarily related to the effects that oral hygiene devices (such as toothbrushes and dental floss) and chemical agents (toothpastes and mouthwashes) can have on the treatment of gum disease.

He can speak to the media about oral health and hygiene, prescription drug side effects on oral health, and effective methods to prevent and treat periodontitis, also known as gum disease.

Ciancio is also director of the UB Center for Dental Studies, and a consultant for the Veterans Administration Medical Center and the Erie County Medical Center.

CONTACT:

Sebastian Ciancio, DDS
SUNY Distinguished Service Professor and Chair of the Department of Periodontics and Endodontics
University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine

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