Dr Francesca Pasqualicchio qualified from the University of Turin/Italy in 2003. Her career in dentistry has included work in hospitals and private dental private dental practices for the past 13 years. In 2004, Dr Pasqualicchio attended a Master in Orthodontics and Paedodontics at the University of Milan – Bicocca, Italy.
After earning her dental qualification, she gained experience in orthodontics treating children and adults at the Department of Orthodontics of the University of Turin, where she qualified in Orthodontics in December 2007. This experience in a busy tertiary centre has been invaluable in developing advanced skills and treating the most challenging cases.
Dr Pasqualicchio has been continuously updating her clinical skills by attending many post-graduate national and international courses. It is important for her to regularly update her knowledge with the latest materials and techniques available ensuring her skills and knowledge are at the forefront of clinical expertise.
She welcomes children and adults and has a keen interest in the field of cosmetic orthodontics, including lingual Incognito braces (braces attached on the inside surfaces of the teeth), Damon fixed braces and Invisalign aligners.
Dr Pasqualicchio is currently offering the following orthodontic treatments:
Fixed edgewise and MBT appliances with:
– 3M metal braces
-3M fast braces (self-ligating)
– aesthetic braces
– ceramic 3M Clarity
– American Orthodontics sapphire
Lingual fixed appliances (Incognito and Win)
Palatal-expander/rapid maxillary expansion (RME).
Functional / orthopaedic removable appliances:
– twin block
– PCF- PFB (similar to the Anderson removable appliance)
– headgear (Kloehn bow, ecc)
– Petit and Delaire face mask
Removable passive appliances
– Hawley retainer
– Begg retainer
– Essix retainer
Fixed passive appliances
– bonded twistflex retainer
– fixed space maintainer
Invisible removable appliances
– Invisalign accredited provider
Francesca is registered with the General Dental Council as a Specialist in Orthodontics.