Gustavo Fernandes
D.D.S., M.Sc., Ph.D.

Clinical Instructor, Periodontics and Oral Medicine Department, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan


Periodontics & Oral Medicine


Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine, Room 2004 - University of Michigan School of Dentistry, 1011 N. University Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1078, USA


(734) 736-2105



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Dr. Gustavo Fernandes is a Clinical Lecturer at the Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. He received his DDS degree from the Fluminense Federal University of Niteroi (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil). His M.Sc. Degree in Medical Science and Ph.D. in Dentistry at the Fluminense Federal University (Brazil). Moreover, he also obtained M.Sc. in Dental Medicine at Fernando Pessoa University (Portugal), and his Ph.D. was recognized by the University of Lisbon (Portugal). Dr. Fernandes is postgraduate in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry, and he is an ITI fellow. Dr. Fernandes has published several scientific articles (more than 80) and, currently, serves on the editorial board of some important journals and as an ad-hoc reviewer for over 35 different scientific journals. He is interested in clinical procedures, pre-clinical, clinical, and basic research involving bone grafting and biology, tissue repair, material testing, gingival recession, image analysis (histomorphometry and stereology), stem cell research, laser treatment, blood concentrates, dental implants, and oral rehabilitation.