About Our Doctor


Lawrence J. Dario, D.M.D., F.A.C.P.
Board Certified Prosthodontist.

Since 1979, Dr. Lawrence J. Dario has been providing his patients with exceptional dental care and prosthodontic treatments. Highly educated, he is a graduate and former professor of Tufts University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, a Doctorate of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) and a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Prosthodontics. Dr. Dario maintains a private practice limited to prosthodontics and implant surgery and rehabilitation in Providence, Rhode Island.

Dr. Dario is a Diplomate of the American College of Prosthodontists, the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, the American Society of Osseointegration and the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry. He also maintains memberships in the following professional organizations: American Dental Association, Rhode Island Dental Association, American College of Prosthodontics and the Academy of Osseointegration.

He has been a consultant and clinical advisor to several implant companies and has lectured extensively throughout the United States, Asia and Europe.

Dr. Dario is a frequent contributor to the dental literature in journals such as JADA; International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry; Implant Dentistry; Practical Periodontics and Aesthetic Dentistry; Compendium; Journal of Prosthodontics; Journal of Dental Technology; Oral Heath; and Dental Medium.

He is an originator of the Tekscan Corporation and a co-founder of the Bruxcare LLC, Spectral Sciences Research Corporation, and Q-Labs LLC, which developed patented dynamic testing for monitoring osseointegration. Dr. Dario is also a founding member of DDSMentoring.com.

Dr. Dario lives in Rhode Island with his family. In his spare time, he enjoys boating, being on the water, snow skiing and sportfishing.