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Nikolaos Soldatos, DDS, PhD, MSD

Dr. Nikolaos Soldatos, DDS, PhD, MSD
  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Office: SOD-6429
  • Phone: 713-486-4361
  • Email: Nikolaos.K.Soldatos@uth.tmc.edu
  • Department/Administrative Area: Periodontics and Dental Hygiene
  • Education: DDS | School of Dentistry, University of Athens, Greece
    PhD | Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
    Certificate in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry | School of Dental Medicine, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO
    MSD | School of Dental Medicine, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO

Dr. Nikolaos Soldatos is an Assistant Professor of the Department of Periodontics and Dental Hygiene at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and Board-Certified Periodontist and Implant surgeon from the American Board of Periodontology. He is the current President of the Faculty Senate at the School of Dentistry.

Dr. Soldatos earned his DDS from the Dental School of Athens, National and Kapodistrian University, Athens, Greece in 2006 and joined the Department of Prosthodontics from 2007-2011, as a Clinical Instructor.

In 2011, he served for one year in the Greek Army. In 2012, Dr. Soldatos completed his PhD degree at the Medical School of Athens, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece. His PhD research project was the ''Correlation of microalbuminuria, c-reactive protein and chronic periodontitis in hypertensive, non-diabetic patients.'' In 2015, he earned a Certificate in Periodontics and a Master of Science in Dental Medicine from the School of Dental Medicine, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus. Furthermore, in 2015, he completed an implant fellowship and became an Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado, Division of Periodontics, Department of Surgical Dentistry.

In December 2015, Dr. Soldatos joined the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Department of Periodontics and Dental Hygiene as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Soldatos is member of numerous professional societies in the US and Europe. His clinical interests include implant dentistry, guided bone regeneration, soft tissue regeneration and surgical treatment of periodontitis and peri-implantitis. Finally, Dr. Soldatos has published numerous papers in peer-reviewed European and American journals.


Clinical Interests

Surgical treatment of periodontal disease and peri-implantitis, implant dentistry, guided bone regeneration, guided tissue regeneration, soft tissue regeneration


Languages Spoken

Greek, English