Dr. Paul Petrungaro graduated from Loyola University Dental School
in 1986 and completed an independent study of Periodontics at the
Welsh National Dental School in the United Kingdom. He completed a
residency, specialty certificate and Master of Science Degree in Periodontics
from Northwestern University Dental School and formerly served as
the Coordinator of Implantology for the university's Graduate Department
Dr. Petrungaro has maintained a private practice in Periodontics and
Implantology since 1988 and holds licenses in both Illinois and Minnesota.
An international renowned and preeminent educator, he has presented
numerous seminars and lectures worldwide on advanced periodontal,
prosthetic and implant interrelationships, bone regeneration, esthetic
tissue formation, transitional implants, immediate restoration of
dental implants, and the use of platelet rich plasma in bone grafting.
In addition, he has authored many articles on these topics, as well
as cosmetic bone grafting and esthetic implant procedures. Dr. Petrungaro
serves as a consultant to numerous biomedical companies and laboratories,
and has contributed to many new innovations in surgical dentistry.
He is a fellow of the International and American College of Dentists,
and a Diplomat of the International Congress or Oral Implantologists.