Former Coordinator of Implantology, Graduate Department of Periodontics, Northwestern University Dental School. He has been in private practice of Periodontics and Implantology since 1988, and holds a license in Illinois and Washington.
He is a fellow of the International & American College of Dentists, and a Diplomat of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
He is recognized around the world for his diversified seminars and lectures on advanced periodontal, prosthetic and implant interrelationships, bone re-generation and esthetic tissue formation, the All-on-4® Treatment Concept “surgical protocol”, zygomatic “rescue” implants, the treatment of failing implants, and the reconstruction of previously failed implant cases, immediate restoration of dental implants and the use of platelet rich plasma in bone grafting throughout the US, Europe, Canada, Australia, South America, and Israel.
In addition, he has authored numerous articles covering subjects such as cosmetic bone grafting and esthetic implant procedures. Dr. Petrungaro continuously contributes to many new innovations in multiple disciplines of surgical dentistry.
“ACHIEVING NATURAL SOFT TISSUE ESTHETICS UTILIZING ZIRCONIA IMPLANTS FOR IMMEDIATE RESTORATION PROCEDURES IN THE ESTHETIC ZONE” – 2020 EACim congress
Immediate Extraction and Zirconia Implant Placement in the Esthetic Zone. Minimally invasive surgical techniques. Efficient site preparation and immediate zirconia implant stabilization for loading.
Abutment design comparisons vs one-piece implant designs in the immediate restoration procedure for the Esthetic Zone; Minimally invasive bone replacement procedures in conjunction with immediate zirconia implant placement and temporization in the esthetic zone.
Tissue management schedules and observations over the prescribed healing and maturation phases with immediately restored zirconia implants in the esthetic zone. Single tooth replacement with immediately restored zirconia implants in the esthetic zone.
Full arch immediate restoration procedures with zirconia implants encompassing the esthetic zone.