Luiz A. D. Meirelles, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Luiz A. D. Meirelles, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 683
Rochester, NY 14642


The biographical information for Luiz A. D. Meirelles, D.D.S., Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Basil G. Bibby Award, AADR Section, Rochester, New York 2012
Best Young Investigator Prize for Student Research, IADR 86th General Session, Toronto, Canada. 2008
Scientific Honor at 40th years Osseointegration International Congress, Sao Paulo, Brazil. 2005
Scientific Honor, 16th IADR Brazilian Division, Sao Paulo, Brazil. 1996

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 16 available »

2014 Jul
Geminiani A, Abdel-Azim T, Ercoli C, Feng C, Meirelles L, Massironi D. "Influence of oscillating and rotary cutting instruments with electric and turbine handpieces on tooth preparation surfaces." The Journal of prosthetic dentistry. 2014 Jul; 112(1):51-8. Epub 2014 Apr 14.
2014 Apr
Odashima Y, Nakamura K, Ikai H, Kanno T, Meirelles L, Sasaki K, Niwano Y. "Postantibiotic effect of disinfection treatment by photolysis of hydrogen peroxide." Journal of chemotherapy (Florence, Italy). 2014 Apr; 26(2):92-100. Epub 2013 Dec 06.
Mints D, Elias C, Funkenbusch P, Meirelles L. "Integrity of implant surface modifications after insertion." The International journal of oral & maxillofacial implants. 2014 29(1):97-104.
Melin Svanborg L, Meirelles L, Franke Stenport V, Kjellin P, Currie F, Andersson M, Wennerberg A. "Evaluation of bone healing on sandblasted and Acid etched implants coated with nanocrystalline hydroxyapatite: an in vivo study in rabbit femur." International journal of dentistry. 2014 2014:197581. Epub 2014 Mar 02.
2013 Nov 28
Senna P, Antoninha Del Bel Cury A, Kates S, Meirelles L. "Surface Damage on Dental Implants with Release of Loose Particles after Insertion into Bone." Clinical implant dentistry and related research. 2013 Nov 28; Epub 2013 Nov 28.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Dentistry (SMD) - Primary
Assistant Professor - Department of Biomedical Engineering (SMD)


PhD | Biomaterials | University of Gothenburg2007
MS | Prosthodontics | Brazil-State University of Campinas (UNICAMP)2003
DDS | Dentistry | Federal University of Rio de Janeiro1998

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Dental Education at UNiversity of Gothenburg09/01/2003 - 06/13/2008
Residency in Prosthodontics at Piracicaba Dental School01/05/2001 - 03/21/2003
Fellowship in Oral Surgery at Brazilian Dental Association03/01/1998 - 12/15/1998
Internship at Lourenco Jorge01/01/1997 - 12/31/1997