positions: Dr. Med. Dent, Médecin dentiste

Expérience professionelle

  • 2020-present Maître assistant et Chef de clinique responsable de cours de Prothèse Fixe pour les étudiants pré-grade, Division de prothèse fixe et biomatériaux (Prof. I. Sailer) (Université de Genève)
  • 2015-2019 Assistant (100%), clinique des étudiants de 4ème et de 5ème année
    Division de prothèse fixe et biomatériaux (Prof. I. Sailer), (Université de Genève)
  • 2013-2015 Médecin dentiste omnipraticien, cabinet dentaire à Lisbonne.




  • 2020 ITI Fellowship en chirurgie orale et implantologie (Dr L Cordaro) (Policlinico Umberto I, Rome)
  • 2019 MAS (maitrise d’étude avancée) en biologie orale (Université de Genève)
  • 2019 Doctorat en Médecine dentaire (Université de Genève)
  • 2015-2018 Programme de spécialisation en Médecine Dentaire Reconstructive, Division Prothèse Fixe et Biomatériaux (Prof I Sailer), (Université de Genève)
  • 2013 Diplôme de Médecin-Dentiste, (Université de Lisbonne)




  • Zarauz C, Sailer I, Pitta J, Robles-Medina M, Hussein AA, Pradíes G. Influence of age and scanning system on the learning curve of experienced and novel intraoral scanner operators: a multi-centric clinical trial. J Dent. 2021 Oct 26:103860.
  • Aiquel LL, Pitta J, Antonoglou GN, Mischak I, Sailer I, Payer M. Does the timing of implant placement and loading influence biological outcomes of implant-supported multiple-unit fixed dental prosthesis-A systematic review with meta-analyses. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2021 Oct;32 Suppl 21:5-27.
  • Schwarz F, Alcoforado G, Guerrero A, Jönsson D, Klinge B, Lang N, Mattheos N, Mertens B, Pitta J, Ramanauskaite A, Sayardoust S, Sanz-Martin I, Stavropoulos A, Heitz-Mayfield L. Peri-implantitis: Summary and consensus statements of group 3. The 6th EAO Consensus Conference 2021. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2021 Oct;32 Suppl 21:245-253.
  • Pommer B, Danzinger M, Leite Aiquel L, Pitta J, Haas R. Long-term outcomes of maxillary single-tooth implants in relation to timing protocols of implant placement and loading: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2021 Oct;32 Suppl 21:56-66.
  • Burkhardt F, Pitta J, Fehmer V, Mojon P, Sailer I. Retention Forces of Monolithic CAD/CAM Crowns Adhesively Cemented to Titanium Base Abutments-Effect of Saliva Contamination Followed by Cleaning of the Titanium Bond Surface. Materials (Basel). 2021;14(12):3375.
  • Cantarella J, Pitta J, Mojon P, Hicklin SP, Fehmer V, Sailer I. Mechanical stability of restorations supported by titanium base, zirconia and polyetherketoneketone abutments on one and two-piece zirconia implants. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 2021;36(2):313-321.
  • Zarauz C, Pitta J, Pjetursson BE, Zwahlen M, Pradies G. Esthetic outcomes of implant-supported single crowns related to abutment type and material: A systematic review. Int J Prosthodont 2021;34(2):229-249.
  • Marchand L, Sailer I, Lee HJ, Mojon P, Pitta J. Digital wear analysis of different CAD/CAM fabricated monolithic ceramic implant-supported single crowns using two optical scanners. Int J Prosthodont 2021 Mar 18. Online ahead of print.
  • Pitta J, Todorovic RA, Fehmer V, Strasding M, Sailer I. Technical complication of a zirconia multiple-unit FDP supported by titanium base abutments – case report on a bonding failure and treatment alternative. Int J Prosthodont 2021 Mar 3. Online ahead of print.
  • Pitta J, Hjerppe J, Burkhardt F, Fehmer V, Mojon P, Sailer I. Mechanical stability and technical complications of monolithic CAD/CAM fabricated abutment-crowns supported by titanium base abutments: an in vitro study. Clin Oral Impl Res 2021; 32(2):222-232.
  • Fehmer V, Pitta J. A technique for separating a ceramic implant-supported restoration from a titanium base abutment. J Prosthet Dent 2020 ePub ahead of print
  • Pitta J, Burkhardt F, Mekki M, Fehmer V, Mojon P, Sailer I. Effect of airborne-particle abrasion of a titanium base abutment on the stability of the bonded interface and retention forces of crowns after artificial aging. J Prosthet Dent 2020 ePub ahead of print.
  • Pitta J, Bjelic-Donova J, Burkhardt F, Fehmer V, Nähri T, Sailer I. Temporary implant-supported single crowns using titanium base abutments: an in vitro study on bonding stability and pull-off forces. Int J Prosthodont 2020; 33(5):546-552.
  • Zarauz C, Pitta J, Pradies G, Sailer I. Clinical recommendations for implant abutment selection for single implant reconstructions – customized vs. Standardized ceramic and metallic solutions. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2020 Jan/Feb;40(1):31-37.
  • Pitta J, Zarauz C, Pjetursson B, Sailer I, Liu X, Pradies G. A systematic review and meta-analysis of the influence of abutment material on peri-implant soft tissue color measured by spectrophotometry. Int J Prosthodont 2020 Jan/Feb;33:39-47.
  • Pitta J, Hicklin SP, Fehmer V, Boldt J, Gierthmuehlen PC, Sailer I. Mechanical stability of zirconia meso-abutments bonded to titanium bases restored with different monolithic all-ceramic crowns. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 2019;34:1091-1097.
  • Pitta J, Fehmer V, Sailer I, Hicklin SP. Monolithic zirconia multiple-unit implant reconstructions on titanium bonding-bases: an alternative abutment choice. Int J Comp Dent 2018;21(2):163-171.
  • Pitta J, Branco TC, Portugal J. Effect of saliva contamination and artificial aging on different primer/cement systems bonded to zirconia. J Prosth Dent 2018;119(5):833-39.
  • Fehmer V, Worni A, Pjetursson B, Pitta J, Sailer I. Monolithische Rekonstruktionen aus fluoreszierendem Multilayer-Zirkonoxid Anwenderbericht zu Lava Esthetic. Quintessenz Zahntechnik 2018; 44 (8): 1086-1095.
  • Pitta J, Sailer I, Fehmer V. Exzellente Dentale Ästhetik. Quintessenz Zahntechnik 2018; 44 (11): 1401-1402.
  • Schober F, Fehmer V, Pitta J, Sailer I. Effizienzsteigerung bei der Implantatbehandlung durch optimierten Workflow; Quintessenz Zahntechnik 2017; 43 (3): 348-358.
  • Borges A, Pitta-Lopes J, Portugal J. Influence of exposure time and distance to light on the ability to composite light curing. Rev Port Estomatol Med Dent Cir Maxilofac.2015;56(3):166-172.
  • Pampulha I, Pitta-Lopes J, Chasqueira F, Portugal J, Arantes-Oliveira S. Resin composites curing inhibition by oclusal matrix materials. Rev Port Estomatol Med Dent Cir Maxilofac.2015;56(1):51-57.
  • Pitta-Lopes J, Catalão F, Barragán G, Portugal J, Arantes-Oliveira S. Influence of several occlusal matrix in the resin composite light curing: Knoop microhardness test. Rev Port Estomatol Med Dent Cir Maxilofac. 2013;54(4):203-9.