Dr. Plakwicz graduated from the Dental Faculty, Academy of Medicine in Warsaw in 1994. Between 1995-2003 he was an assistant lecturer at the Department of Oral Surgery at the same university. He received a scholarship and completed his postgraduate training in autotransplantation of teeth at the University of Oslo, Norway in 2000. In 2001, he qualified as a specialist in Oral Surgery and in 2009 gained a PhD cum laude for his thesis: “Autotransplantation of teeth in growing patients”. Since 2009 he has worked at the Department of Periodontology, Medical University of Warsaw. In 1996, he established a private practice focused on oral and periodontal surgery.
His main research interests are in the treatment of growing patients with missing teeth or with eruption disturbances, teeth autotransplantation and mucogingival surgery. Since his training in Oslo, he has performed and followed-up almost 200 of autotransplantated teeth. Dr. Plakwicz lectures and conducts courses in Europe and the United States of America.