Francesco Mintrone – The Virtual Patient

Dr. Francesco Luigi Mintrone was born in Milan on November 25 1968.

At the beginning of his career, he started working as dental technician specializing in fixed prosthesis and, working in particular as a porcelain technician, following specific training in Italy and abroad.

Dr Mintrone graduated in Dentistry and Dental Prosthesis at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia in 2000. Once graduated, he attended numerous majoring courses in order to perfect his knowledge in the fields of prosthetics and dental implants.

Winner of the Master Clinician Program in Implant Dentistry UCLA/gIDE 2009/2010. Winner of the video contest for prosthetic case studies at Nobel Biocare Symposium 2010. Member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED). He regularly lectures at national and international courses on whole-porcelain and non-invasive dental preparation techniques.

His articles on pre-visualisation have been published internationally in specialist magazines. He currently works out of a private practice specializing in cosmetic dentistry.

Dr. Mintrone has a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with the following corporate organizations offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program: Nobel Biocare, 3M, OssTem, Zirkonzahn, Ivoclar