Mr. Prestipino completed the Dental Technology program at NVCC in Annandale Va. and received additional, specialized training from the Panky Institute in Key Biscaine, FL. He is a Certified Dental Technician through the National Association Of Dental Laboratories. He is a member of the National Association of Dental Laboratories, the Academy of Osseointegration, the Northern Virginia Implant Society, the Northern Virginia Dental Society, and numerous local dental study clubs. Mr. Prestipino is an inventor and published author. He lectures throughout the country on implant dentistry. He has provided student and staff support at the University of Maryland. Mr. Prestipino is the President of Artifex Dental Laboratory located outside of Washington, DC.