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About Dr Carcuac

Dr. Olivier Carcuac received his dental degree in France. After graduating dental school with honors, Dr. Carcuac continued his training in Sweden, where he completed his specialization in Periodontics. Working at the Department of Periodontology at the Institute of Odontology, University of Gothenburg, Dr Carcuac defended in 2015 his PhD with title "Periodontitis and Peri-implantitis - Experimental and Clinical studies". Involved in the under- and post-graduate programs at the Institute for Odontology, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, Dr Carcuac is co-author of iMuco-Gingival Recessions, the first iPad application on microsurgical periodontal plastic surgery created and developed in collaboration with Dr. Frederic Elharar. As Key Opinion Leader for Hu-Friedy, Dr Carcuac is involved in the Hu-Friedy University Program-Middle East, giving lectures in several Universities in Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and other GCC countries.


Current part-time private practitioner at My Dental Clinic, at ConfiDent Dental Surgery Clinic and at Duval Clinic in Dubai - UAE, Dr Carcuac is an active senior researcher at the Department of Periodontology at the University of Gothenburg - Sweden.

Editorial Board Member of the Clinical Oral Implants Research, Dr Carcuac is an active reviewer for many different scientific dental journals (Clinical Oral Implants Research, Journal of Clinical Periodontology, Journal of Dental Research, Journal of Periodontology, Journal of Periodontal Research, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research) and lectures nationally and internationally.



DDS                                                1992 - 1997

University of Paul Sabatier

Toulouse, France.

Specialization in Periodontics      2005 - 2008

Stockholm Health Service

Stockholm, Sweden.

PhD Programme                            2009 - 2015

Department of Periodontology

Institute of Odontology

Sahlgrenska Academy

Gothenburg, Sweden.


Publons Peer-Review Award 2017


" #1 top reviewers for University of Gothenburg (Dentistry)”

" #9 top reviewers for Dentistry”

The Osteology Foundation Large Clinical Grant 2016


"International multicenter clinical study on reconstructive surgical therapy of peri-implantitis"

Berglundh T., Abrahamsson I., Derks J., Carcuac O., Tomasi C.

Best Doctor thesis 1998

Board of the Faculty of Toulouse Award


"Three-dimensional analysis of high-resolution x-ray computed tomography data from the skull: application in Medicine and Dentistry"

Carcuac O.

DG Paro Innovation Award 2014

German Society of Periodontology


"Peri-implantitis - prevalence, pathogenesis and treatment"

Berglundh T., Carcuac O., Derks J., Wennström J.

Best scientific research report 2013

Swedish Society of Periodontology Award


"Surgical treatment of peri-implantitis: an experimental study in dogs - radiological analysis"

Carcuac O., Abrahamsson I., Berglundh T.

Publons Peer-Review Award 2018


" Top reviewer in Clinical Medicine

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