Paul Ricchetti, DDS, MSD

Associate Professor
Department of Periodontics
School of Dental Medicine

Paul Ricchetti is a board-certified periodontist serving as a Visiting Associate Professor of periodontics after many years in private practice. On the faculty since 1978, he is currently is the co-director of the graduate periodontics clinic, focusing on comprehensive interdisciplinary care and periodontal restorative relationships. He has an interest in translational and clinical research in the pursuit of evidence-based periodontics. Dr. Ricchetti has been a visiting lecturer at the Harvard University School of Dental Medicine, the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, and at the L.D. Pankey Institute. He has contributed to multiple publications and has lectured both nationally and internationally along with service to organized dentistry on the local, state, and national level.


Bachelor of Science
Ohio University
Doctor of Dental Surgery
Ohio State University
Certificate in Periodontics
Boston University
Master of Science in Dentistry
Boston University