Dr hab. n. med. Izabela Strużycka
Periodontology, conservative dentistry
Graduate of the First Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry Division, Medical University of Warsaw. After graduation, she began her professional career at the Medical University of Warsaw and has been a research and didactic employee of the University ever since.
She holds a first degree specialization in General Dentistry and a second degree specialization in Conservative Dentistry with Endodontics. She defended her dissertation entitled “Possibilities of predicting individual caries risk”, with honors. She was awarded the postdoctoral degree in medical sciences after submitting the dissertation entitled “The occurrence of caries and phenotypic and genotypic characteristics of streptococcal caries strains in the population of 12-year-old children in Poland”.
Head of the Department of Integrated Dentistry, Medical University of Warsaw and Voivodeship Consultant in Conservative Dentistry with Endodontics for the Masovian Voivodeship.
Doctor and academic teacher with many years of clinical and didactic experience, supervisor and reviewer of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral theses. She has been a teacher for many generations of dentists. Teaches students an integrated, holistic view of the patient. She has written numerous scientific articles on conservative dentistry and periodontology, as well as presented at conferences and congresses in Poland and abroad. In total, more than 400 publications in national and international journals, conference reports, presentations and speeches in Poland and at international scientific symposia. Chapters in books and monographs.
Active member of numerous scientific societies in Poland and abroad, including Polish Dental Association, PTEMD Sapienta, International Association of Dental Research, Regional Development Program Committee of IADR USA, Pierre Fauchard Academy.
Participant of numerous courses, internships and trainings in Poland and abroad in the field of integrated dental treatment, restoration of dental hard tissue, materials and treatment techniques in conservative dentistry and periodontology, including a Research Fellowship at the Department of Periodontology, The University of Texas, Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas, USA. “Clinical Research in Periodontal Therapy,” University of Texas, San Antonio, USA. “Surgical and Restorative Procedures for Osseointegrated Implants and Clinical Uses of Various Implant Systems”, University of San Antonio Texas, USA. “Oral rehabilitation by means of tissue integrated endoprostheses”, in Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium. Oral Rehabilitation University of Malmo, Sweden. “Guided Tissue Regeneration with Gore-tex periodontal material”, University of Hanover, Germany. Training in automated cell analysis at the Department of Genetics at the Children’s Health Center in Warsaw. Research internship at the Department of Oral Biology, Semmelweis University of Budapest, Hungary. “Public Oral Health Planning” at the Department of Cardiology, Lund University, Sweden. “Caries prevention and fourhanded dentistry” at Klinik Folktandvarden, Hóór, Sweden. “Preventive Dentistry and Epidemiology,” at the Dental Health Center of Karlstad. “Enamel erosions”, Bern, Switzerland
Performs preventive and therapeutic procedures in the areas of conservative dentistry and periodontics.