Dr. Vincent Iacono


Vincent J. Iacono, DMDDr. Vincent Iacono
SUNY Distinguished Service Professor, Tarrson Family Professor of Periodontology and Chair
Department of Periodontics and Endodontics

Director of Postdoctoral Education

DMD: Harvard University School of Dental Medicine (1972)
Fellowship/Advanced Training: Certificate in Periodontology and Oral Medicine, Harvard University School of Dental Medicine; Certificate in Immunology, Forsyth Dental Center
Board Certification: Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology (1979)
Practice: Periodontics, including: dental implants, esthetic surgery, regenerative procedures and non-surgical treatment methods
Research Interests: Dental implants, biomimetics/tissue engineering, periodontal medicine

Director of Postdoctoral Education, School of Dental Medicine;  Director, Advanced Specialty Education Program in Periodontics; Director, Department Implantology Program.

Associations: American Academy of Periodontology (AAP): Past President; Past Periodontics Commissioner for the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA); CODA Task Force on the Revision of Specialty Standards: Past Chair;  Academy of Osseointegration (AO): Past President,  Co-Chair of both the 2006 AO Workshop on the State of the Science on Implant Dentistry and the 2010 AO Silver Anniversary Summit on the Impact of Biological and Technological Advances on Implant Dentistry; Council of Hospitals and Advanced Education Programs (COHAEP) of American Dental Education Association (ADEA): Past Chair; COHAEP Summit on the Convergence of Dental Disciplines in Advanced Education;  International Academy of Periodontology (IAP): Past President; Northeastern Society of Periodontists (NESP): Past President; American Board of Periodontology (ABP): Director; American Academy of Periodontology Foundation (AAPF): President.

Editorial Boards: Periodontal Clinical Investigations: Editor; Member of the Editorial Advisory/Review Boards of the Journal of Periodontology, Clinical Advances in Periodontics, and Oral and Craniofacial Tissue Engineering. 

Consultantships: Consultant for the development of a dental curriculum at the University of Salerno, Italy; Member of the American Dental Association (ADA)/Council on Dental Education and Licensure committee to define the scope and specific aims of a comprehensive study of the current dental education model.

Honors and Awards: Membership in Omicron Kappa Upsilon; Isadore Hirschfeld Award and Irwin Scopp Award from the NESP; Oral Research Award and Fellowship from the AO; Charles W. Finley Scholar from the AAP Foundation; Presidential Award and Gold Medal from the AAP; Distinguished Alumni Award, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Language(s) spoken: English
Recent Publications: View publications
Consultations and Appointments: (631) 632-8895/8971
Email Address: vincent.iacono@stonybrookmedicine.edu