Fernando Zarone is full professor and chair of Prosthodontics, Dental Materials, Prosthetic and Lab Technologies, Implant Prosthodontics, and is head of the ward of Prosthodontics at the Dept. of Neurosciences, Reproductive and Odontostomatological sciences, in the University “Federico II” of Naples (Italy). There, he teaches in the Degree programs in Dentistry and Dental Prosthodontics and in Oral Hygiene, in various Post-graduate, Master, PhD courses and in Continuing Education programs. He is also involved in various didactical and research programs with other prestigious Universities (Siena, Milano S. Raffaele, Roma, etc.).
Today, Prof. Zarone’s research work is mainly aimed at the topic of Esthetics, with particular focus on new materials and productive technologies (digital dentistry, metal-free materials, minimally invasive restorations).
A speaker at national and international congresses, he has authored relevant publications in prestigious international scientific journals for years, like Dental Materials, Clinical Implant Dent and Related Res, COIR, JOMI, J Adhes Dent, ID and various books.
Prof. Zarone is an active member of various scientific societies, like SIO (Italian Society of Osseointegration), DDS (Digital Dentistry Society) and is past-president of SIOPI (Italian Society of Dental- and Implant-Prosthodontics).
He also contributes as editor / peer reviewer to some of the most relevant international dental journals, like Dental Materials and J. of Adhesive Dentistry.