Lino Adolf was born and raised in South Africa. He studied Dental Technology in Portugal and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Technology in 1998. In 2002, Lino obtained a second Degree in Dental Technology with the focus on Fixed Prosthodontics.
From 1998 – 2006 Lino was a lecturer at ISCS-N University, in Oporto, Portugal, in the subject of Fixed Prosthodontics.
Lino got involved in CAD/CAM dentistry in 1998 and in 2009 he was introduced to the inLab system from Dentsply Sirona.
In 2011 Lino became a Certified Dentsply Sirona Trainer and in 2017 a Dentsply Sirona Certified Educator. He lectures on inLab in his country of residence, the UK, as well as on the International Circuit.
From 2006 to 2010, Lino was self-employed and in 2011 he opened his lab, Majestic Smile Ltd. Apart from his commercial laboratory, Lino is also the founder and owner of the Academy of Digital Dentistry, which is made up of International lecturers and trainers, who are committed to inspire, and deliver the highest quality of digital dentistry training, so their students can feel confident and proficient, embracing technology.
Lino often lectures on CAD/CAM technology and shows dental professionals how to leverage software, design techniques and master practical applications with everyday preps and getting the most out of CAD/CAM fabricated restoration.