Dr Antonio Olivo MD, DDS
Maxillofacial surgery specialist
Scientific Director Medical Center Padova(I)
After his graduation in Medicine and Surgery in 1994 from the University of Padua, Italy, he attended the School of Specialization in Maxillofacial Surgery in Verona, Italy, directed by Prof. Paolo Gotte. During his specialization (1994-99), he mainly dedicated himself to pre-prosthetic Surgery and treatment of patients with facial atrophy or trauma.
In 1999, he specialized with honors in Maxillofacial Surgery, his dissertation dealing with “Therapeutic and rehabilitation solutions of the stomatognathic apparatus in severe bone atrophies and effects from trauma with loss of substance.”
Up to now, he has been practicing his professional activity in Padua (I) as a self-employed Specialist in Maxillofacial Surgery, dedicating himself to oral and maxillofacial surgery, advanced implantology and prosthetic and aesthetic rehabilitation.
Up to now he works at Medical Center Padova(Padua, I) and he is actually the Scientific Director.
He has attended numerous specialist training courses in Italy, Belgium, United Kingdom, United States.
From 1999 to 2008, he has collaborated with the Dental Clinic of the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy, both as a professor and as a clinician, essentially dealing with Pre-prosthetic Surgery and Implantology.
Since 2000, he has been dealing with post-extractive implants and with immediate placement and immediate loading (more than 700 cases).
From 2003 to 2006, he has collaborated with the University of Modena and
Reggio Emilia, Italy, within the Professorship of OralSurgery; he has also worked as a Professor for the Master of Implantology of the same University.
Since 2005, he has been dealing with rehabilitation of maxillary atrophies through the zygomatic implant technique (more than 70 patients treated) .
Since 2006, he is a Certified Member of the European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry
In 2008, at the Nobel Biocare World Tour, he wasawarded with a publication on zygomatic implants .
In 2010, Dr. Olivo participated in the 9th Biennial Meeting of the ISMR (International Society for Maxillofacial Rehabilitation) with a lecture on Zygomatic Implants.
In 2012, Dr.Olivo participated in the Copenhagen 2012 EAO Congress with a poster on zygomatic implants.
In 2014 he published two different papers on I&J(JOMI Italian edition) on the topic of Zygomatic Implants in the treatment of atrophic patients.
In February 2014, he took part as a speaker in the international congress’“Association of Dental Surgeonsand Maxillofacial Surgeons“ with a presentation on Zygomatic Implants in Moscow.
In March 2014, Dr. Olivo participated as a speaker in South Africa at the Southern Implants Congress 25° Anniversary: ”Thinking Outside the Box”, with a lectureon his 9-year experience in the use of Zygomatic Implants.
In November 2014 he was awarded, as coauthor, by AIOP(Italian Academy of Prosthetic Dentistry) for the presentation of a poster on Zygomatic Implants.
In January 2015, Dr. Olivo participated as a speaker at the University of Geent (Belgium) congress “Thinking in the new box”, with a lecture with a lecture on the use of a new healing abutment design by him.
In May 2015, Dr. Olivo participated as speaker at the Congress at the Russian Society of Head and Neck Surgery, with a lecture on the use of Zygomatic Implants.
In June 2015, Dr. Olivo participated as a speaker at the Annual Meeting of SICMF(Italian Society of Maxillo-Facial Surgery) with a lecture on the 10 years use of Zygomatic Implants on atrophic patients.
In the latest two years, he has taught six international courses on ‘Immediate loading by using angulated implants and zygomatic implants’ in his clinic in Padua, Italy.
He is, in Italy, one of the physicians with the highest expertise and number of clinical reports in zygomatic implants and Co-Axis implants using them to treatdifferent kinds of edentulous maxilla, and mono- or bi-lateral or complete edentulism.
He has been a speaker at national and international courses and conferences about implantology, zygomatic implants, prosthetic and aesthetic rehabilitation.
From October 2015 he was nominate “Italy Country Chairperson” of the ESCD(European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry).