About Drs. Fugazzotto and Rost

Dr. Paul Fugazzotto received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from New York University in 1979, and his Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study from Boston University in 1981. He is a visiting lecturer at Tufts University, Harvard University, and the University of Ancona in Ancona, Italy.

Dr. Anya Rost received her Certificate in Periodontics and Master’s of Dental Sciences from Virginia Commonwealth University, where she served as a chief resident. She completed her doctoral education at the University Of Connecticut School Of Dental Medicine. During her time there, she co-founded and led a popular Periodontal Interest Group, and earned a Northeastern Society of Periodontics Certificate of Achievement. She is a summa cum laude graduate of the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences’ Forsyth Dental Hygiene Program, and a recipient of the Forsyth Alumni Award for Academic Achievement and Community Service.

Drs. Fugazzotto and Rost have a combined 30 plus years of experience with bone regeneration (both around teeth, and in preparation for implant placement) and dental implant therapy. They have published extensively on these subjects in scientific journals. Dr. Fugazzotto is the director of the Institute for Comprehensive Implant Therapy, where training courses are taught to dentists from the United States and around the world on the most up to date techniques regarding dental implant placement and bone regeneration.

Dr. Fugazzotto is a fellow of the International Team for Implantology (ITI). Fellowship in the ITI is by election only. Dr. Fugazzotto is the past national director of the US ITI Study Clubs and Editor in Chief of the journal Implant Realities.

Dr Fugazzotto has also authored three text books, including; “Decision Making in Implant and Regenerative Therapy.”

Dr. Rost has a decade of experience in the field of dentistry, including years of work as a dental hygienist and collaboration on a number of research projects. Dr. Rost is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a member of the International Team of Implantology.

Drs. Fugazzotto and Rost lecture extensively, both here and throughout the world, on the topics of periodontal therapy, regrowing lost bone, esthetics, and implant therapy.