Dr. Ali Cekici is an Associate Professor at Istanbul University, Faculty of Dentistry Department of Periodontology. He was born in Istanbul, Turkey in 1977. He was graduated from Istanbul University Faculty of Dentistry in 2000. He holds a PhD degree in Periodontology from Istanbul University Faculty of Dentistry Department of Periodontology in 2007. At the same year he started working in the Department of Periodontology in Instanbul University as a post-doctoral fellow. Between years 2010 and 2012 he worked as a post-doctoral fellow in Harvard University, The Forsyth Institute with Dr. Thomas Van Dyke, Dr. Alpdogan Kantarci and Dr. Hatice Hasturk doing intensive research in immunological background of periodontal disease. He concluded his tenure and awarded the title Assoc.Prof. in 2014. He’s working as a faculty member in Istanbul University Faculty of Dentistry Department of Periodontology.
Periodontal diseases; Periodontal treatment; Dental implants; Peri-implant diseases; Host response.