Dr Anthony Caiafa | Adjunct Associate Professor - Consultant in Veterinary Dentistry
James Cook University

Dr Anthony Caiafa, Adjunct Associate Professor - Consultant in Veterinary Dentistry, James Cook University

Adjunct Associate Professor, School Of Veterinary And Biomedical Sciences James Cook University, 
Consultant in Veterinary dentistry, North Coast Veterinary Specialists

Dr Caiafa is one of the very few veterinarians in the world who is also a qualified human dentist and he is the only one currently working in the veterinary dental field in Australia. With skills in both human and veterinary dentistry, Dr Caiafa is always up to date with the latest treatments for premium oral care for pets.

Curriculum Vitae Anthony Caiafa BVSc BDSc MANZCVS    
DOB 27th August 1956
Bachelor of Veterinary Science (University of Melbourne) 1978.
Membership (by examination) of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists (MANZCVS) in Small Animal Surgery (1992) and Veterinary Dentistry (1993).
Bachelor of Dental Science (University of Melbourne) 1998- Graduated Dux of the class.
Associate professor in Veterinary Dentistry, University of Melbourne 2001- 2010
Consultant in Veterinary Dentistry, North Coast Veterinary Specialists, Sunshine Coast, Queensland
Lecturer in Veterinary Dentistry, University of Sydney, School of Veterinary Science 2005
Examiner in Veterinary Dentistry, Australian College of Veterinary Scientists; 1994- present
Adjunct associate professor in Veterinary Dentistry, James Cook University, Townsville 2009-present
Convenor of Pet Dental Health Month (Australia); 2001-2006
Lectured/chaired workshops in all aspects of Veterinary Dentistry throughout Australia, Europe, New Zealand, Asia and USA.
Chapter Author: Inflammatory diseases of the oral cavity, BSAVA publication: BSAVA manual of Canine and Feline Dentistry 3rd ed., 2006
Chapter Author: Restorative materials: Wigg’s Veterinary Dentistry: Principles and Practice 2nd ed. 2018
Widely published in peer reviewed journals


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Dental Radiology: Tooth resorptions in dogs

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