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Mario Giovanni Spirgi Edit Profile

dentist , educator

Mario Giovanni Spirgi, Swiss dentist, educator. Recipient E. Metral prize University Geneva, 1962, R. Jaccard prize International Research Association Periodontology, 1966, Campione d'Italia prize, 1976.

Background

Spirgi, Mario Giovanni was born on June 15, 1918 in Lugano, Switzerland. Son of Ervin and Mercedes (Fortini) Spirgi.

Education

Diploma Medical Dentist, University Geneva, 1952, Doctor of Medical Dentistry, 1960. Doctor honorary, University Bordeaux (France), 1975, University Toulouse (France), 1980.

Career

Professor dental medicine section Medicine Faculty, University Geneva, 1970-1973, ordinary professor, 1973-1983, honorary professor, since 1983, chief complete dentures and occlusion division, 1970-1983, dean section, 1978-1982, director University Policlinic, 1968-1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles in field to professional journals.

Membership

Member International College Dentists (life), Pierre Fauchard Academy (life), Academy Dental Surgery (Paris). Member Medical Sciences Academy Barcelona (Spain), Hellenic Society Stomatology, Spanish Society Periodontology, French Society Occlusion.

Connections

Married Suzanne Fialletout, July 9, 1959. Children– Fabio, Sandra.

father:
Ervin Spirgi

mother:
Mercedes (Fortini) Spirgi

spouse:
Suzanne Fialletout

children:
Fabio Spirgi

Sandra Spirgi