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Margrit Maggio, DMD

General Dentist

Education

  • Doctor of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine (‘87)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry University of Pittsburgh (‘83)

Professional Memberships

  • American Dental Educators Association

Professional Awards

  • The Student National Dental Association Excellence in Teaching Award (2011)
  • The Earl Bank Hoyt Award for Excellence in Teaching (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012)
  • The Robert De Revere Award for Excellence in Preclinical Teaching (2001 and 2003)

About Me

Dr. Margrit Maggio is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. She is an Assistant Professor, in the Department of Preventive and Restorative Sciences. She holds the positions of Director of the Advanced Simulation Laboratory, Director of Operative Dentistry, and Director of Pre-Clinical Dentistry.

Dr. Maggio started with the Penn Dental Faculty Practice as a General Dentist in 2001. She sees patients of all ages at the Bryn Mawr office.

Her research centers on the use of technology to enhance clinical training and outcomes, specifically relative to operative dentistry training. Dr. Maggio has a broad background in simulation technology and how it impacts the dental psychomotor training.

Currently, Dr. Maggio is working with the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences where together they devised a promising haptics teaching system, utilizing dental tools, to recreate the true feel of healthy tooth structure and carious tooth structure during the examination and treatment phases.