Patrick Rutten

Patrick Rutten graduated in dental technology at the Dental Technician School Anneessens in Brussels/Belgium. After receiving his degree he moved to Cologne in Germany to specialize in different milling techniques and ceramic layering techniques. He lectured regularly all over Europe, in Australia, India, Israel, Japan, Saudi Arabia, South Africa and the United States. In addition to regular and numerous publications in international dental journals in the field of esthetic implantology and esthetics in general, Patrick is co-author of several text books and authored the books “Implant Esthetics” and “C, B and I: The Art of Harmony”. Patrick maintain a dental laboratory in Tessenderlo, Belgium, dedicated to ceramic restorations and esthetic implantology.

CV of Patrick Rutten

  • Graduated in Dental Technology in 1979 at the Dental Technician School “Anneessens” in Brussels/Belgium Moved to Cologne/Germany from 1979 – 1984 to specialize in different milling – and ceramic layering techniques
  • In 1988 attending an intensive three-day ceramic course at master ceramist Klaus Müterthies in Gütersloh/Germany
  • In 1989 winners (with Luc) of the international contest “Newcomer ‘90”, organized by Das Dental Labor, Munich/Germany
  • In 1993 attending an intensive two-day course “The biomechanical occlusal surface”at Dieter Schulz in Nürnberg/Germany
  • Numerous publications in international dental journals on a regular basis in the field of esthetic implantology and esthetics in general
  • Lectures, table-clinics and hands-on courses regularly all over the world
  • Co-writers ( with Luc) of the text book “Implant Prosthodontics” – Verlag Neuer Merkur -Munich/Germany
  • Co-writers (with Luc)of the text book “Ceramic Restoration Techniques”- Concept & Text – Fuchstal/Germany
  • Writers (with Luc) of the text book “Implant Aesthetics” Teamwork Media – Fuchstal/Germany
  • Writers (with Luc) of the text book “Crown – Bridge and Implants: The Art of Harmony” Teamwork Media – Fuchstal/Germany
  • Pilot Laboratory of the Vita Zahnfabrik Company
  • Global Speakers of Nobel Biocare
  • Winners of the “Teamwork Award” Brescia/Italy for the best article of 2009
  • Members of the International Academy of Digital Dentistry
  • Members of the Scientific Advisory Board of the “International Society of Digital Dentistry”
  • Members of the Advisory Board of “Dental Dialogue” Teamwork Media – Fuchstal/Germany
  • Members of the Advisory Board of “Dental Dialogue” Teamwork Media – Brescia/Italy
  • Members of the Scientific Board of the European Journal of Dental Implantologists
  • Active Member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry
  • Maintain a dental laboratory in Tessenderlo/Belgium, dedicated to ceramics and esthetic implantology