Curriculum Vitae

Awards:
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Accredited Member. 1996
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Board Examiner for Accreditation.1999
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Professional Education Co-Chair. 2010
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry Editorial Member.2011- present
  • Top 100 Dental Educators by Dentistry Today Magazine. 2012-2017
  • Minneapolis St.Paul Magazine voted Dr.Milnar “Top Dentist and Hall of Fame” every year since 2000
  • University of Minnesota School of Dentistry Continuing Education Advisory Board member. 2014- Present
  • Editorial Peer Review Member for the AACD Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry and Inside Dentistry
  • Minneapolis St.Paul Magazine voted Dr.Milnar into the “Hall of Fame Top Dentist”
  • Visiting Faculty Member for BIOCLEAR Learning Center
  • Founder of Milnar Mentoring LLC
Articles Published
  • Authored over 50 peer review articles in major dental journals
    • AACD Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry
    • Compendium
    • Dentistry Today
    • Inside Dentistry
    • Dental Product Shopper
    • PPD
  • Milnar FJ. Enhancing Combination In-Office and Take-Home Tooth Whitening, Dentistry Today Feb.2006: 132-35
  • Milnar FJ. Conservatism and Simplicity, Aesthetic Restoration of a Maxillary Central Incisor, Dentistry Today Mar.2005: 92-96
  • Milnar FJ. Enhancing Gingival Harmony and Smile Line Symmetry with Conservative Contouring and Direct Composite Placement, Dentistry Today July 2006: 114-16
  • Milnar FJ. Creating Life-Like Aesthics with Direct Composites, Dentistry Today Aug.2009:58-9
  • Milnar FJ. Aesthetic Treatment of Dark Root Syndrome, Dentistry Today Sep.2010:74-8
  • Milnar FJ. Minimally Invasive Cure for Life-Long Discoloration, Dentistry Today Sep.2013:2-5
  • Milnar FJ. Incorporating Flowable Composites into the Minimally-Invasive Treatment Sequence For Aesthetic Enhancement, Pract Procd Aesthet Dent 2006;18(1):A-F
  • Milnar FJ. Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry, Spring 2013,Vol.29, No.1,110-17
  • Milnar FJ. Lifelike Aesthetics When Replacing Existing Restorations, PPD, Feb.2012,2-5
  • Milnar FJ. Total Team Communication for the Creative Use of Tooth and Gingival –Colored Porcelains: Treatment Planning, Provisionalization and Placement, Teamwork Vol.1-No.2 34-43
  • Milnar FJ. A Minimal Intervention Approach to the Treatment of a Class IV Fracture The Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry, Winter 2006 Vol. 21, No.4, 94-99
  • Milnar FJ. Sequencing Three, Minimally Invasive Treatments, Contemporary Esthetics Oct.2007,22-5
  • Milnar FJ. Closing Anterior Dental Spaces and Enhancing Tooth Form Using a small-particle Hybrid Composite, Compendium Feb.2006,Vol.27,No.2,780-4
  • Milnar FJ. Applying Artisan Principles To a Minimally Invasive Class V,Dental Product Shopper Aug.2015,66-68A
  • Milnar FJ. The Evolution of Direct Composites, Compendium Jan/Feb 2011,Vol.32(1)2-3
  • Milnar FJ. Simplified and Sophisticated Esthetic Composite Systems, Inside Dentistry Jan.2013,2-4
  • Milnar FJ. Mastering Minimal Intervention and Discretionary Aesthetic Procedures when Placing Direct Composites, Pract Proced Aesthet Dent. 2005 Jul;17(6):428-32.
  • Milnar FJ. Enhancing the Polychromatic Effect of Direct Composite Anterior Restorations Using Coloring Resins, Inside Dentistry May 2007, 2-4
  • Milnar FJ. Realigning of an Anterior Tooth Fragment a Two Composite Systems and Artistically Applied Re- Engineering Principles. Inside Dentistry, Jan.2008,2-4
  • Milnar FJ. Get Predictable Restorative Results with Immediate Dentin Sealing, Powerful Adhesives, Minimally Invasive Mindset, Dental Tribune US edition,Oct.2013, A5
Seminar Topics
  • Incorporating Minimally Invasive concepts To Insure Maximum Aesthetic Results
  • Outstanding Cosmetic Results with the First, and Only Completely, Nanotechnology Restorative: Combining Esthetic Principles In Order To Produce Predictable and Consistent Clinical Results When Utilizing either Composites or Porcelain
  • A Potpourri of Contemporary Products to Produce Predictable Results
  • Combining Esthetic Principles In Order To Produce Predictable and Consistent Clinical Results When Utilizing either Composites or Porcelain
  • A SHADE SELECTION WORKSHOP FOR THE TEAM: IF CHOOSING A SHADE IS YOUR NIGHTMARE-THIS COURSE WILL OPEN YOUR EYES!
  • Combining Esthetic Principles In Order To Produce Predictable and Consistent Clinical Results; A Hands on Workshop: Restoring Diastema and Class IV Restorations
  • How to take a perfect impression every time to guarantee clinical and Esthetic success”; this course is a lecture hands on course that incorporates the proper concepts of tissue management,impressioning techniques and custom esthetic provisional fabrication to create truly natural looking restorations.
  • The Value of Conserving & Preserving from the Inside out: A Minimal Intervention Approach to Esthetically Restoring Teeth
  • If you are aspiring to create the illusion of natural aesthetics: This Comprehensive Masters Workshop is for you!
  • Creating Natural Esthetics With Newly Developed Composites; Restoring The Tooth from The Inside Out
  • Minimal Intervention: A New Challenge to Clinical Dentistry Seen Through the Eyes of A Dentist and Hygienist
  • Stress distribution and the “Peripheral Enamel Rim”: Guiding Principles for Minimally Invasive Dentistry. An update in managing the oral environment for the entire dental team
  • Creating Natural Esthetics with Pink, White and Flowable Composites; Restoring the Tooth from the Inside Out
  • This pink composite workshop will feature “Bioclear” matrices for dark triangle closure. There is a growing demand for clinicians who can offer solutions for patients with dark triangles and absence of gingiva. This workshop will demonstrate which instruments, finishers and polishers to use for these clinical procedures. This is the only workshop of its kind to create “Pink Prosthetics”.
  • Combining Advanced Shade Selection Techniques with Smile Design Principles to Create Naturally Integrated Composite and Porcelain Restorations
  • Managing dental disease and preserving tooth structure in all ages of our population
  • Incorporating Minimally Invasive Concepts to Prevent Sensitivity and Insure Predictable Restorative Results”
Live Patient Demonstrations
  • GNYDM- Class IV Restoration (2010)
  • Yankee Dental Conference- Class IV (2012)
  • Yankee Dental Conference- Composite Veneer (2014)
  • GNYDM – Composite Veneer (2009)
  • CDS- Composite Veneer (2015)
Lectures Presented