Abel Fernandez, CDT
Abel A. Fernandez has been a practicing dental technician since 1977. He trained at Pasadena City College and in 1982 opened his own laboratory, Master’s Touch, located in Carlsbad, California.
In 1983 he began to concentrate his efforts on creating more esthetic restorations. He has trained with some of the world’s finest ceramists including Willi Geller, Asami Tanaka, Mokoto Yamamoto, Klaus Mutherties, Thomas Schmidt, Dr. Robert Winter, Don Cornell, Naoki Aiba and Claude Sieber. From 1994 to 1996 he was an instructor for Willi Geller’s Oral Design Organization conducting lectures and hands-on courses throughout North America.
In 1996, Mr. Fernandez began working with VITA, and has become a master at using VITA porcelains and modifiers to produce some of the most lifelike restorations in the world. Abel is an acclaimed lecturer and instructor, and travels across the United States teaching his exciting, unique methods for the creation of incredibly realistic restorations.