Westwood (UCLA) ==> Dental Implant Center

Doctors: Joan Pi-Anfruns, DMD - Assistant Clinical Professor

Address (Map): UCLA School of Dentistry

10833 Le Conte Ave.

Box 951668

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1668

Phone: (310) 206-6620

E-mail: jpianfruns@dentistry.ucla.edu

Web: https://www.dentistry.ucla.edu/directory/profile/joan-pi-anfruns-dmd


Dr. Joan Pi-Anfruns was born and raised in Barcelona, Spain. He obtained his dental degree from the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain in 2004. After completing his post-graduate training at New York University and UCLA School of Dentistry, he joined the dental school faculty in 2014. Dr. Pi-Anfruns co-founded the Young Clinicians Committee of the Academy of Osseointegration and served as co-chair from 2010-2013. He currently serves as a committee member of the Academy of Osseointegration. Dr. Pi-Anfruns serves on the editorial board of Quintessence International (Spanish Edition) and is an ad-hoc reviewer for the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants.

Educational & Professional Background

DMD, Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, 2004

Advanced Implant Dentsitry, NYU, 2007

Surgical Implant Fellowship, UCLA, 2014

Research & Interests

Dental Implants

Bone & Soft Tissue grafting

Professional Memberships

Academy of Osseointegration

European Association for Osseointegration


2n. place, UCLA Research Day, 2011

Representative Publications

Pi-Anfruns , J. Aghaloo, T; “Site Preservation and Ridge Augmentation”. In: Atlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Kademani and Tiwana eds. Elsevier Publishing , 2013, in press.

Pi-Anfruns J, Hrichi R, Pi-Urgell J. “Guided Bone Regeneration in a Severely Atrophic Mandible: A case report. Accepted for Publication. Quintessence International (Spanish Edition)

El-Ghareeb M, Pi-Anfruns J, Khosousi M, Aghaloo T, Moy P “Nasal Floor Augmentation for the Reconstruction of the Atrophic Maxilla: A Case Series”. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012 Mar; 70(3): e235-41.

Additional Information

Dr. Pi-Anfruns has been invited to lecture nationally and internationally on the topics of dental implants and bone regeneration.