Rino Burkhardt

"My surgical instruments are the sensory-motor extension of my hands"


Rino Burkhardt, one of the Board Members of SwissPerio Education, is responsible for the training programs. He is an EFP (European Federation of Periodontology) certified specialist in periodontology and received his Masters degree from the Medical Faculty of the University of Berne, Switzerland. Since 1996 he runs a private clinic in Zurich, limited to periodontology and implantology. Additionally, he holds an Honorary Professorship at the University of Hong Kong and a lectureship at the University of Zurich. He is an active member of the Swiss Society of Periodontology (SSP), the European Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry (EAED), the European Association for Osseointegration (EAO), and Board Member of the Swiss Society of Oral Implantology (SGI). He published numerous book chapters and articles and won a research prize from the EFP.

Hu-Friedy is excited to announce the launch of the Swiss Perio Kit, developed in conjunction with Dr. Rino Burkhardt.

The Swiss Perio Instruments are a comprehensive set of surgical devices specifically designed for indications in modern periodontal plastic and peri-implant surgery.