Dr. Domenico Ricucci received his degree in General Medicine from “La Sapienza” University of
Rome in 1982, and his DDS from the same University in 1985. Since then on he has maintained
private dental practices limited to endodontics. In addition to his private practice, Dr. Ricucci was
Professor of Cariology at “Magna Graecia” University of Catanzaro, Italy in 2002 -2003. He served
in the Research Committee of the European Society of Endodontology from 1999 to 2005.
Dr. Ricucci’s primary research interest relates to pulpal and periapical tissue reactions to caries and treatment procedures, biofilms in endodontic infections, etiology of RTC treatment failure, pulp regeneration/revascularization. Since 1998 he has run his own histology laboratory and has developed considerable skills in hard tissue preparations for light microscopy.
Dr Ricucci has published 86 papers and has lectured both nationally and internationally. He has authored the Textbook and Atlas “Patologia e Clinica Endodontica”, the textbook and atlas “Endodontology. An integrated biological and clinical view”. He has also authored or co-authored ten book chapters.