Biologic Restorative Dentistry
Dr. Gerry Curatola is a renowned biologic restorative dentist with more than 35 years of clinical practice experience. He studied neuroscience at Colgate University and attended dental school at the New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry where he now serves as Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Cariology and Comprehensive Care. As a pioneer in the biologic approach to Restorative & Cosmetic Dentistry in the mid-1980’s, Dr. Curatola consulted in the research and development of many biocompatible restorative materials used today.
Dr. Curatola founded Rejuvenation Dentistry®, a multi-specialty integrative dental practice in New York City based on the principles of bioregulatory healthcare in 2006. He serves on the Fellowship Committee for the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine (AIHM), the Advisory Board of the Bioregulatory Medicine Institute (BRMI) and is a member of the International Academy of Biologic Dentistry & Medicine (IABDM), the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT), the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), and the American Dental Association (ADA). Dr. Curatola dedicated the Curatola Wing for Clinical Research at New York University to promote translational research in 2006, and he has more than 20 years of oral microbiome research experience.
A Reputation Built on Excellence
Dr. Curatola attended Harvard Medical School’s program in Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) from 1996-1997 and began his research on nutritional formulations in oral care products. He received three United States Patents for these formulations and he is the co-inventor of the first “prebiotic” oral care formulation, Revitin (revitin.com) which is based on leading edge oral microbiome science.
The Foundation For Extraordinary Innovation
Dr. Curatola has lectured internationally to over 10,000 dentists on adhesive dentistry, the application of porcelain veneers, advanced composite technologies, and all ceramic restorations in more than 12 countries including China and India. He supported the clinical introduction of CAD/CAM dentistry (3-D printing), and studied with CEREC inventor, Dr. Werner Mormann, at the Univ. of Zurich, Switzerland. He was among the first CEREC 1 users in clinical practice in the United States in 1993.
An Industry Leader
Dr. Curatola is listed in the Guide to America’s Top Dentists, the Leading Physicians of the World, and Top Dentists of New York. He is the recipient of the Acton Medal at NYU for outstanding contributions to the University. Dr. Curatola’s new book, The Mouth-Body Connection, released by Hachette Publishing, 2017, explores the bi-directional relationship behind oral health and systemic wellness. A television series based on this is under development.Schedule Consultation