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Carlo Marinello Dr. med. dent., MS

Carlo P. Marinello Dr. med. dent., MS

Professor Emeritus, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Dr. Marinello passed his Board examination from the University of Zurich. He spent one year as a General Dentist in a Pediatric Clinic. From 1977-1981 he served as Assistant Professor and acting head of the Dental Public Health Clinic; from 1981-1989 he was Assistant Professor, Department of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Dental Material Sciences (Prof. P. Schärer), University of Zurich. In 1989 he fulfilled his Habilitation Thesis and became Associate Professor at the same Department. In 1989-1990 he also served as a Visiting Research Professor, Department of Periodontology (Prof. J. Lindhe), at the University of Gothenburg where he received his Master of Science degree in 1995. From 1991-1995 he was Associate Professor and Head of Periodontology, Department of Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Cariology at the University of Zurich. From 1995-2015 he was a full-time Professor and Chairman of the Department of Reconstructive Dentistry and Temporomandibular Disorders at the Dental School of the University of Basel. From 2001-2010 he was the President of the Specialisation Commission of the Swiss Society of Reconstructive Dentistry. In 2011 he was the President of the American Prosthodontic Society (APS). From 2016-2018 he was the President of the International Academy of Digital Dental Medecine (IADDM). Since 2000 he is the chairman of the ”1000club” (former Peter Schärer Dental Study Club). Since 2014 he is a member of the Editorial Council Member of The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.

He is the author of over 150 refereed papers. In 2003 he received the Distinguished Lecturer Award from the American College of Prosthodontics (ACP) and in 2012 from the Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics. In 2006, 2009 and 2011 he was awarded by the students as the teacher of the year. In 2008 he received by the Pierre Fauchard Academy the Elmer S. Best Memorial Award. Since 2015 he is a Professor Emeritus of the University of Basel. In 2019 he received the Golden Medaillon Award from the American Prosthodontic Society (APS).


Dr. Marinello has no relevant disclosures.