Dr. Walter Devoto (Italy)
Founder and Grand Master of Style Italiano
Born in Chiavari, graduated with honours in Dentistry and Dental Prothesis in 1991 at the University of Genoa. Dr. Devoto has worked as a teacher and demonstrator at the University of Genoa in the undergraduate courses of Dentistry and Dental Prosthesis, teaching Pedodoncy and Conservative Dentistry. From 2000-2004 he taught Reconstructive Dentistry in a course of Laser refinement at the same University. From 2005-2006 Lecturer at the University of Madrid, Master of Esthetic Dentistry. From 2005-2009 lecturer at the University of studies in Siena, Course of Aesthetics and Restorative Dentistry, Professorship of Conservative Dentistry.
At the moment he is Lecturer at the International University of Catalona, Barcelona, for a post graduate course in Aesthetic Dentistry, visiting professor at the “Universitè de la Mediterranee, Marseille” in the course of Refinement of Aesthetic Reconstructive Dentistry. Dr. Devoto is particularly interested in the field of Conservative, Aesthetic Restoration and is the author and co-author of various publications in specialized international journals. As a speaker, he has participated in courses and conferences, both at a national and international level on the subject as well as being speaker, collaborator and demonstrator at most of the major European Universities. In addition, Dr. Devoto is the author of one of the chapters of “Le Guide Estetique” by A.Faucher and J.C. Paris, QDT 2003, France, “ Odontoiatria Restaurativa”, by A.I.C. Elsevier 2009, Italy, “Traumatologia oral” by A. Mendoza, Ergon 2013, Spain, “Endoprotetyka” by M. Zarow, Quintessence 2013, Poland, Co-author of “Layer” by J. Manauta & A. Salat, QDT 2011.
Since 1996 he has been a member of the Academy of Operative Dentistry. He has also been an active member of the Italian Academy of Conservative Dentistry since 1998 and an active member of the European Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry since 2002. He is the Founder member of the Italian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, and Founder member of Styleitaliano, as well as running his own private surgery in Sestri Levante (GE) and Portofino (GE), he collaborates with prestigious surgeries, specialising in Aesthetic Dentistry through out Europe.