Periodonist
DDS (Greece), MS (USA), Periodontist (USA)
GDC 276959

Dr. Chatzopoulos trained at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and qualified as a dentist in 2014.

Following a year of general dental practice, he joined the University of Minnesota, USA as a postgraduate student in a comprehensive three-year accredited advanced education program in Periodontology and Dental Implantology.

At the University of Minnesota, he obtained a Certificate in Periodontology and a Master’s degree in Dentistry and Biostatistics.
During his clinical training, he received extensive experience by treating complex periodontal disease with conventional non-surgical and surgical periodontal therapies, regenerative procedures and implant treatments on a daily basis.
George limits his practice to periodontology, dental Implant and bone reconstruction surgery.

In addition to working in private practice, Dr. Chatzopoulos serves as a clinical research fellow in the Centre for Oral Clinical Research of the Institute of Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London.
Dr. Chatzopoulos has supervised predoctoral and postgraduate students as well as conducted research that led to more than 25 publications in highly respected peer reviewed dental journals. In addition, he has given numerous oral and poster presentations locally, nationally and internationally including at highly respected dental organizations such as the International Team for Implantology (ITI), International Association for Dental Research (IADR), American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) and Academy of Osseointegration (AO).
He is a member of numerous professional associations and he has received awards and scholarships in the area of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry.

Scope of practice:

  • Comprehensive periodontal assessment and report.
  • Tailored oral hygiene instructions.
  • Non surgical periodontal therapy (root surface debridement).
  • Surgical periodontal treatment / pocket reduction surgery (resective or regenerative
techniques using materials/bone grafts).
  • Crown lengthening surgery.
  • Soft tissue grafts for recession coverage.
  • Management of peri-implantitis.
  • Supportive periodontal therapy.