Mr. Prestipino completed the Dental Technology program at Northern Virginia Community College and received specialized training from the Pankey Institute.

He is a member of the National Association of Dental Laboratories, the Academy of Osseointegration, the Northern Virginia Implant Society and the Northern Virginia Dental Society.

A published author, inventor and lecturer throughout the country on implant dentistry, Mr. Prestipino has also provided student and staff support at the University of Maryland.

Mr. Prestipino is the President of Artifex Dental Laboratory, located outside of Washington, DC.



Biography for Julio Munoz, Vice President

Mr. Munoz has a degree from San Simon University, Cochabamba, Bolivia in oral maxillary surgery.  Julio_web

Upon moving to the United States he obtained his citizenship.  He is a board certified dental technician.   He lectures bilingually on immediate load protocols.  He is the lead denture technician with extensive knowledge and practice in immediate load procedures in the operating room.

In 2015, Mr. Munoz became the vice president and co-owner of Artifex Dental Laboratory.