Mr Roberto Sacco, CTD, DDS, Pg Cert Sed.
The Oral Surgery Academy was founded by Mr Roberto Sacco, CDT, DDS, MSc, Pg Cert Sed.
An avid learner and UK-registered Oral Surgeon, Roberto works as Oral Surgery Specialist / Honorary Clinical Teacher at King’s College Hospital in London, UK, where he is heavily involved in dental education, and training of undergraduate and postgraduate students. He is also a Senior Clinical Teaching Fellow - Sedation Deputy Director at UCL, Eastman Dental Institute, as well as Clinical Lecturer at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry.
Mr Sacco has completed more than 2,000 oral surgery cases, 500 conscious sedation cases, and has published more than 20 scientific articles in international peer-reviewed journals as well as book chapters. He's an external examiner for the Diploma of Primary Care in Oral Surgery at the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of England.
Mr Sacco qualified in dentistry from the University of Florence, Italy, in 2003. From 2004 to 2007 he worked as Research Fellow in Prosthodontics and then Clinical Research Associate in the Oral and Maxillofacial department at the same university. In 2007 he was appointed SpR in Oral Surgery at the University of Sassari, where he obtained his specialisation in 2010. The same year, he moved to the UK where he still practices today.
His research interests include Sedation in Dentistry, Implant Dentistry and hard tissue healing. He is currently doing a PhD in Oral Medicine at Eastman Dental Institute in London.
When not involved in research and education, Mr Sacco works as an Oral Surgeon in primary care in various UK practices delivering MOS.
He believes that knowledge is strength.