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Paulo Coelho, DDS, PHD

Paulo Coelho, DDS, PhD

Leonard I. Linkow Associate Professor
Biomaterials, NYU College of Dentistry
Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center
Director, Honors/Summer Research Programs
Director for Implant Research, Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry

433 First Ave, Room 844, New York, NY 10010
Phone: +1-212-998-9214
Fax: +1-212-995-4244
E-mail: pc92@nyu.edu

Education

PhD, Materials Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2006
BS, Materials Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2004
MSMtE, Materials Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2002
MS, Biomaterials, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2002
DDS, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana, Brazil 2000

Research Interests / Professional Overview

  • Hard and soft tissue engineering for reconstructive surgery
  • Systemic effects on tissue healing
  • Preclinical evaluation of implantable devices
  • Metallic, ceramic, polymeric, and biomaterials characterization
  • Engineering tissue response to different biomaterials types
  • In vitro (cell) response to biomaterials
  • Biomedical device designing and testing
  • Biomechanical and thermal simulation of complex device geometries

Current Funding

  • US Department of Defense
  • National Institutes of Health - National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
  • National Institutes of Health - National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
  • Private Industry

Representative Publications

Complete listing available on the NYU Health Sciences Library site.

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