Dr. Marcio Guelmann is Professor, Chair and former Residency Program Director of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Florida (UF) in Gainesville, FL. His DDS degree is from the Federal University of Parana, Brazil, in 1984 and his Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry is from the Hadassah Faculty of Dental Medicine in Jerusalem, Israel in 1988. While in Israel, Dr. Guelmann was in private practice and part-time academics for 10 years and served as President of the Israeli Society of Pediatric Dentistry from 1995 to 1998. In 2000, he completed a Fellowship in Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Florida and joined UF as Assistant Professor.
Board Certified since 2006, Dr. Guelmann served as examiner for the Oral Clinical Examination (OCE) (2009-2017), OCE Part Leader (2016-17) and Chair of the Oral Clinical Examination Subcommittee in 2018. He is a Fellow of the ADEA Leadership Institute, a Consultant and Site-Visitor for the Commission of Dental Accreditation and serves as Executive Director for the Florida Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He is the author and co-author of over 50 manuscripts and book chapters and serves as reviewer for national and international pediatric dental journals.