He was born in 1978 in the heart of Transylvania.
- In 1999, Cristian Petri successfully completed his 2-year dental technician college in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. Subsequently, he worked as dental technician until 2001. He then changed to work in USA and Germany as dental technician for almost 2 years. ( May-Oct 2001: New Jersey, Dec 2001- Nov 2002: Germany )
- In 2002, he opened his laboratory Artchrys in Cluj-Napoca/ Romania and a Dental Clinic in the same city in 2019.
He further specializes as he partakes to the courses conducted by Prof. Rudolf Slavicek, MDT Masimiliano Trombin, MDT Achim Ludvig, MDT Jan Langner, MDT Haristos Girinis, MDT Nondas Vlachopoulos, MDT Uwe Gehringer, MDT Thomas Stefan Sing and Sensei Sigeo Kataoka . Since 2011, he has been holding lectures and publishing information regarding the fabrication of complex implant restorations with a focus on functional and aesthetics.
He was awarded some “Master Prizes” for his career achievements:
- in 2005, Dental Progress Award / Lichtenstein.
-in 2014 First prize in collaboration with Dr. Silvana Canjau–Post presentation „Minimal invasive therapy-The Solution to an esthetic and Functional Outcome”;Esthetic Dentistry International Congress, Bucharest, Romania.
- in 2015 First prize in collaboration with Dr. Silvana Canjau–Post presentation „Correct Management Of Occlusal And Esthetic Rehabilitation: A Case Report”; 12th International Congress of Esthetic Dentistry; Romania.
- In 2017 together with Dr. Ionut Branzan were the winners of the The Award – Excellence in Prosthodontics ( Zerodonto- AIOP) Italy.
- In 2018, Cristian Petri was inducted into the international Oral Design group by founder Willi Geller and he is the owner of the first Oral Design Centre in Romania.
He is co-founder and president of Dental Initiative Romania, a non-profit association with an educational character.
He is also the initiator of the TEAM congress in Romania. ( www.dentalinitiative.ro)
List of publications
List of presentations
- Synergy of the dental technology
- No-Prep full mouth rehabilitation: workflow
- OUR CONCEPT FOR COMPLEX ORAL REHABILITATIONS ON IMPLANTS
- Development of the implant transition zone
- Digital or Analog in implantology?
- Digital oder Analog Implantatprothetik?
- Implant prosthetics? " Of course, always with pleasure - but how?"
- Complete rehabilitation : No-prep and minimal-prep in cases of erosion and abrasion
- CAD/CAM monolithic restorations of a full-mouth adhesive rehabilitation to restore function and smile:
FULL DIGITAL PROTOCOL !
List of hands-on courses
- Hands-On with ceramic press and vertyculator !
- Analog and digital with integral ceramic !
- 3D Staining Technique !
- Press technique using Amber Press !
I like fly fishing, bikeing and since few years extrem sports like ski, water sports, bike trekking, skatebording and in the same way I like extreme dental cases. Last but not least I consider myself a pioneer in digital dentistry.
Clinical case photos
Cristian Ioan Petri