DDS, National and Capodistrian University of Athens, Greece (’03)
MS, University of Louisville School of Medicine (’04)
PhD, University of Louisville School of Medicine (’08)
Certificate in Periodontics, University of Louisville School of Dentistry (’08)
American Dental Association
American Academy of Periodontology
Northeastern Society of Periodontists
European Federation of Periodontology
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology, 2009
Hans R. Muhlemann Research Prize competition finalist, Swiss Society of Periodontology, 2009
Abram and Sylvia Chasens Teaching and Research Fellowship, American Academy of Periodontology, 2008
Eugene M. Seidner Student Scholarship, Academy of Laser Dentistry, 2006
Postgraduate Scholarship, Ioannis Latsis Foundation, 2003-2007
Predoctoral Scholarship, Ioannis Latsis Foundation, 1999-2003
Dr. Yota Stathopoulou is a periodontist and an Assistant Professor and Director of Predoctoral Periodontics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. Her research interests focus on the interaction of periodontal pathogens with the innate immune system and the treatment of peri-implantitis. Dr. Stathopoulou is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and specializes in the treatment of periodontal disease, esthetic cases, soft tissue grafting and implants.
Dr. Stathopoulou is a native of Greece, where she received her DDS from the University of Athens. After receiving her Certificate in Periodontics and PhD from the University of Louisville, she returned to Athens where she ran a private practice for 4 years before joining the Penn Dental Faculty Practice.
A resident of Center City Philadelphia, Dr. Stathopoulou enjoys city life with her husband. She also enjoys cooking, hiking, skeet shooting and traveling.