Faculty Information

Paulo Coelho, DDS, PhD

Professor, Department of Biomaterials
Leonard I. Linkow Professor in Implant Dentistry
NYU College of Dentistry
Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, NYU Tandon School of Engineering

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
MSMtE, Materials Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham
MS, Biomaterials, University of Alabama at Birmingham
BS, Materials Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham
DDS, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana, Brazil

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 (NIDCR)
  • National Institutes of Health - National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
  • National Institutes of Health - Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
  • Private Industry

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS

Complete listing available on the NYU Health Sciences Library site.

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