Dr Fritz Heitz completed his BDSc (WA) in 1990, and his MDSc in Periodontology (University of Melbourne) in 2000.
After a further 3 years postgraduate study at the University of Berne, Switzerland, he received a Diploma in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (MAS). In 2003 he also was awarded a certificate in Oral Histopathology from the University of Copenhagen.
In 2006 a Dr med. dent. was awarded from the University of Berne for his thesis on post operative wound care. He has contributed to a number of international courses teaching periodontology and implant dentistry, as well as publishing several research papers in the field.
He has been a Fellow of the International Team for Implantology (ITI) since 2003.
He is President of the Australian Society of Periodontology; past president of the Dental Study Group of Western Australia, and of the Australian Society of Periodontology (WA Branch); ITI Study Club Director Perth West; ITI Regional Coordinator WA; ITI Study Club Coordinator Australasia; Fellow Academy of Dentistry International; Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy.
- Professional Affiliations International Team for Implantology, Australian Society of Periodontology, Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontology, Dental Study Gropup of Western Australia, Australian Dental Association, European Association for Osseointegration, Academy of Dentistry International, Pierre Fauchard Academy
- Certifications BDSc., MDSc., Dr. med. dent., Cert. Perio. Impl. Occl. Pros., Cert Oral Histopathology
- Special Interests Comprehensive management of periodontics and dental implants