Dr. Kelvin Tantono graduated from Trisakti university in 2012 and gained clinical experience in Jakarta and Binjai followed by his own private practice in Medan. After more than 5 years of clinical practice, he decided to follow his heart and pursue the field of dental ceramics and has not looked back since. A passionate dental ceramist, Kelvin has trained on various aspects of dental technology from leading experts - the art of ceramics from Master Mitsutaka Fukushima, morphology & occlusion from Szabi Hant & Stefano Cossar, Smile design & ceramics with Dr. Marcelo Calamita and his technician, Edson Da Silva. He has also completed the international program at the Osaka School of Dental Ceramics Training School in September 2018. Dr. Tantono is a passionate ceramist whose dental degree enables him to understand the needs and challenges of both the dental surgeon and the dental technician and bridge the communication gap.
Dr. Kelvin conducts lectures and workshop on dental ceramics in Indonesia and internationally. He is also the Key Opinion leader for Shofu. He believes in sharing knowledge and experiences amongst peers, as this will empower both the dentist and the technician to overcome challenges, obtain predictable outcomes and enhance the quality of dental restorations rendered.