Meet Dr. Giuseppe Carvelli DMD, MS

As a periodontist, Dr. Carvelli’s passion lies in providing care for patients with periodontal disease and dental implant needs, performing numerous periodontal procedures to restore oral health and enhance smiles. With a very strong educational background and interest in research activity, he is dedicated to deliver the highest standard of care to each individual who walks through our doors.

Dr. Carvelli’s attention for fine details led him to pursue specialty training in periodontology, fascinated by the important systemic health interactions and the need for the scientific community of a deeper understanding of regenerative procedures. He collaborates with all the other oral health professionals in a comprehensive manner in order to provide the best care for each patient and is actively involved in clinical research.

Beyond the professional realm, Dr. Carvelli finds immense joy in cultivating a fulfilling personal life. Outside the walls of the dental practice, Giuseppe cherishes spending quality time with his loved ones, including family and dear friends. They serve as a constant source of inspiration and motivation, encouraging him to strive for excellence both personally and professionally.

To maintain a well-rounged lifestyle, Dr. Carvelli actively engages in various hobbies and interests, such as exploring the great outdoors, playing guitar and photography.

Dr. Carvelli’s purpose is to create a warm and welcoming environment where the patients’ oral health needs are met with expertise, compassion, and personalized attention.



  • University of Rochester – Eastman Institute for Oral Health – Specialty certificate in Periodontology
  • University of Rochester – Master of Dental Sciences: Clinical and Translational Sciences (MS)
  • Rutgers School of Dental Medicine – Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)
  • Magna Graecia University (Catanzaro, Italy) – Doctor or Dentistry

Licenses And Certification

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification – American Heart Association
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification – American Heart Association
  • Moderate Sedation permit – State of California
  • D.E.A. license
  • Dental License – State of California


  • Book on gingival recessions (written in Italian language) – Gingival recessions, pedicle flaps and grafts. Basic principles and treatment “Recessioni gengivali, lembi peduncolati e innesti. Principi di base e loro trattamento” Eugenio Raimondo, Giuseppe Carvelli. Published in October 2023, Editor: “Edizioni A.L.E.”, Rome, Italy. ISBN-13: 979-1280427342
  • Comparison of coronally advanced flap and connective tissue graft with or without enamel matrix derivative for gingival recession treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials. Carvelli G., Caton J., Barmak A., Tsigarida A. The International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry. 2022 Sept/Oct;42(5):e121-e131. doi: 10.11607prd.6265
  • Poster presentation – Comparison of coronally advanced flap and connective tissue graft with or without enamel matrix derivative for gingival recession treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials. Carvelli G., Caton J., Barmak A., Tsigarida A. Presented at the 2022 annual meeting of the American Academy of Periodontology held on 10/27-30/2022 in Phoenix AZ
  • Poster presentation – Systematic review comparing two mucogingival techniques. Carvelli G., Caton J., Barmak A., Tsigarida A. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Research held on 06/07/2022, section of Rochester NY. Available at:
  • Poster presentation – We are here: Two decades of service-learning engagement. Fatahzadeh M., Carvelli G. Presented at the 2021 annual poster exhibition of the American Dental Education Association. Abstract available at: 2021 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition: Poster Abstracts. Journal of Dental Education. 2021 Feb;85(2):216-277. doi: 10.1002/jdd.12552
  • Service-Learning Pathway: Two Decades of Experience with Oral Cancer Screening. Carvelli G., Fatahzadeh M. Rutgers Journal of Dentistry, 2020 Oct; 1(1):7-9.
  • Impact of functional orthodontic treatment on facial attractiveness of children with Class II division 1 malocclusion. Paduano S., Rongo R., Bucci R., Carvelli G., Cioffi I. European Journal of Orthodontics, 2020 Apr 1; 42(2):144-150. DOI: 10.1093/ejo/cjz076.
  • Is there an association between various aspects of oral health in Southern Italy children? An epidemiological study assessing dental decays, periodontal status, malocclusions and temporomandibular joint function. Paduano S, Rongo R, Bucci R, Aiello D, Carvelli G, Ingenito A, Cantile T, Ferrazzano GF. European Journal of Paediatric Dentistry, 2018 Sep; 19(3):176-180. DOI: 10.23804/ejpd.2018.19.03.2.
  • Treatment of gingival recessions through coronally advanced flap with and without amelogenins: a systematic review of the literature with meta-analysis. Carvelli G., Iorio Siciliano V. (supervising professor). Dissertation – graduation thesis. Presented on 07/05/2017


  • Speaker at the 2nd World Congress on Dentistry and Oral Health – WCDO 2022 – Title: Management of gingival soft tissues around a dental implant immediately placed in the esthetic area: a case report


  • 08/26/2023 – Finalist for the Dr. and Mrs. Gerald M. Kramer Scholar Award for Excellence – Foundation of the American Academy of Periodontology
  • 05/14/2020 – Award of the New York Academy of Dentistry – For outstanding achievement in ethics and professionalism in dentistry.
  • 05/14/2020 – Award of the American Academy of Oral Medicine – Certificate of merit for achievement, proficiency, and promise in the field of Oral Medicine.
  • 05/14/2020 – Award of the Academy of Operative Dentistry – For outstanding achievement in operative dentistry.
  • 12/04/2019 – Dean’s List award. In recognition of academic excellence at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine.
  • 11/13/2019 – Scholarship. Robert Johnson, DMD and Rosina Thomas Johnson, MD Endowed Scholarship.

Teaching Experience

  • UCLA School of Dentistry – Section of Periodontics, Los Angeles CA – Part-time lecturer.
  • Spring 2023, Summer and Fall 2022 semesters – Clinic periodontology coverage – Supervising GPR and AEGD residents in treatment planning and providing periodontal and implant surgical procedures.
  • 2021 Fall semester – Basic periodontology course – Eastman Institute for Oral Health, University of Rochester NY – Series of periodontology lectures given to residents of the advanced education in general dentistry program.
  • 2019 Fall semester – Senior teaching program – Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, Newark NJ – Mentoring of junior dental students in the operative dentistry laboratory.

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Periodontology (AAP)
  • California Society of Periodontists (CSP)
  • Academy of Osseointegration (AO)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • California Dental Association (CDA)
  • Orange County Dental Society (OCDS)


  • Outdoor activities with friends
  • Photography
  • Reading
  • Playing guitar
  • Gardening
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