Dr. Cecilia Goracci
Graduated as a Dentist from the University of Siena, Italy (1994).
Qualified as a Specialist in Orthodontics at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, US (1998), and from the same University she received her Master of Science in Dental Materials (1999).
In 2004 Dr. Cecilia Goracci obtained the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in “Dental Materials and their Clinical Applications from the University of Siena”.
Researcher at the University of Siena from 2009 till 2017, in 2017 she was appointed Associate Professor at the same University.
Dr. Goracci has published as first author and co-author over 130 articles in indexed journals with Impact Factor.
She practices Orthodontics in her private practice in Orbetello (GR), Italy.
What is Orthodontics?
According to the definition of the Italian Society of Orthodontics (SIDO), Orthodontics is the specialty of Dentistry that deals with the diagnosis, prevention and correction of malpositioned teeth and jaws.
Why is Orthodontic Treatment important?
What are the objectives of Orthodontic Treatment?
The generally accepted objectives of orthodontic treatment include:
- a correct dental occlusion
- a proper function of the temporomandibular joints and a relaxed musculature
- the health of the periodontium (the tissues that support the teeth)
- the best possible esthetics
Why select an orthodontist?
Orthodontists are dental Specialists who receive 2-3 years of specialized education beyond dental school to learn the proper way to straighten teeth.