Renato Cocconi MD, MS, is an orthodontist in Parma, Italy where he belongs to the FACE Ortho Surgical Center, a private clinic that he directs with Dr Raffaini.
Dr Cocconi attended a 3 year Postgraduate Program in Orthodontics at the Department of Orthodontics of the University of Milan where he obtained his masters degree in 1993.
He subsequently spent 2, 1/2 years in the United States where he worked in L.F. Andrews and attended the Roth Williams postgraduate course in from 1991-1993.
Since that time Dr Cocconi has been very active in the orthodontic community nationally and internationally.
His accomplishments and collaborations worldwide include working with Dr Terry Tanaka at USC, current President of the Scientific Committee of the Angle Society and countless invitations to speak internationally for such groups as European Orthodontic Society, AAO, the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry and the World Orthodontic Meeting in London in September 2015.
He has served as a clinical professor in the Department of Orthodontics of the University of Milan from 1993 to 2008.
Currently, Cocconi is a practicing partner in the FACE group in Italy and Europe and is also active in many organizations including the EOS, AAO, SIDO and the Angle Society of Europe.
He was selected as member of the European Team (with Mauro Fradeani and Mirco Raffaini) for the Meeting "USA meets Europe" that takes place in Tegernsee Germany every 4 years, organized by the Seattle Study Group, DGAZ and AIOP.