Rafael Santrich was born in Cali, Colombia and he currently operates his own dental laboratory in Aventura, Florida. He specializes in all fixed restorations and custom cosmetics. Over the last couple of years he has become and expert in CAD/CAM Scanners such as Procera Piccolo and Procera Forte by Nobel Biocare as well as Cerec inLab and milling unit by Sirona. Also, he has successfully completed the Press Technology certifications with E-Max and Empress by Ivoclar in the LVI Institute and Nobel Rondo and Nobel Guide by Nobel Biocare. He used to be trainer of NobelBiocare named by Ernst Hegenbarth, MDT and KOL (Key Opinion Leader) for GC America.
Rafael has accomplished courses in Digital Photography by experts in that field, Dr. Ed McLaren and Dr. Claude Sieber.
He is a ceramist who has mentored under Felix Pages, CDT and Claude Sieber, CDT, MDT for several years. His cases and techniques have been published in “Soft Tissue and Esthetic Consideration in Implant Therapy” written by Dr. Anthony Sclar. His last publication was on the Implant Realities Volume 1, 2009 from ITI. He is currently a member of the American College of Prosthodontics and International Association of Dental Research.