Research/Areas of Interest: Patient-reported outcomes Management of soft and hard tissue around dental implants Digital dentistry


  • Master of Science, Periodontology, Tufts School of Dental Medicine, USA, 2015
  • Doctorate of Dental Medicine, Boston University, Boston, United States, 2017
  • Doctorate of Dental Surgery, University of Turin, Turin, Italy, 2008


Dr. Francesca Bonino is a part-time Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontology. She holds a DMD from Boston University, a postgraduate certificate in Periodontology from Tufts and a Master of Science degree from Tufts.
Dr. Bonino teaches periodontology in the undergraduate clinic and remains deeply involved in research. Her main research interests are dental implants and patient-reported outcomes of dental treatment, which are key to improve the overall quality of dental care.
She also maintains a private practice limited to periodontology and dental implants. Dr. Bonino is a member of the American Association of Dental Research (AADR), American Dental Association (ADA) and the Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS).