Dr. Célia Coutinho Alves received her dental degree from the Faculty of Dental Medicine at the University of Oporto in the year 2000 and finished her post-graduation in periodontology by the same faculty in 2001. She spent 6 weeks in a clinical residence programme at Pericop. P.C. Dr. MYRON NEVINS in Swampscott, Boston, USA and coursed a mucogingival surgery course at HARVARD University in 2004. She has been Director of Periodontics clinical course at Centro de Estudos do Amial in Oporto, Portugal for 7 years now and has the great pleasure to have been collaborating as Invited Professor of Periodontology Master of ISCS-N, Oporto, Invited Professor of Periodontology Master of ISCSS – Egas Moniz, Lisbon, and Invited Professor of Periodontology Master of Santiago de Compostela University, Spain.

She got her PhD in Periodontology at Santiago de Compostela University in 2016. She has been given the Specialist in Periodontics Title by the portuguese Dental Association in 2017. She is author and co-author of several national and international papers and lectures.