Phillip L. Patrone, DDS, MS

Dr. Phillip Lee Patrone was born in 1964.  He was raised in Ohio where he attended private prep school at Linsly Institute.  After majoring in Mechanical Engineering for his undergraduate work, he earned a degree from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry.  He then went on to complete a General Practice Residency/Surgical Internship at St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center.

Dr. Patrone is a Certified Dental Anesthesiologist and is trained to administer General Anesthesia and Intravenous Sedation.  He earned his Certificate of Dental Anesthesiology from Metro-Health Medical Center and has also lectured at Case Western Reserve University in dental anesthesia.  Dr. Patrone was selected over 100 applicants to complete a two year Formal Medical Anesthesia residency.  Dr. Patrone is the only periodontist and Certified Dental Anesthesiologist in the country.   Along with the above education and experience, Dr. Patrone is Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified and an instructor in cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Dr. Patrone received his degrees in Periodontology and Dental Implantology, in addition to his Masters of Science, from the University of Iowa.       

Dr. Patrone is an instructor teaching the local anesthesia certification courses to dental hygiene students at Harper College as well as hygienists from the surrounding Chicago area.

Dr. Patrone’s advanced residency training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgical procedures allows him to restore lost bone for future implants with the use of sinus lift techniques and onlay bone grafting procedures. 

Dr. Patrone utilizes growth factors (platelet-rich plasma) to enhance the body’s own natural wound healing response to accelerate implant integration and repair periodontal defects around teeth. Dr. Patrone’s training in anesthesiology has afforded patients the comfort and confidence with growth factor techniques.

Dr. Patrone treats and lectures regarding all types of periodontal disease ranging from esthetic periodontal plastic surgery to severe gum infections and boneloss.

Dr. Patrone lectures extensively on dental implants.  Dr. Patrone treats single as well as multiple implant cases, in addition to immediate implants.  Dr. Patrone has been placing immediate implants for over 10 years using multiple implant systems.

Dr. Patrone is a member of the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Midwest Society of Periodontology, American Academy of Periodontology, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, American Association of Hospital Dentists, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Academy of Osseointegration, and International Congress of Oral Implantologists.