Contemporary Prosthodontics Series: 'Clinical Photography' (ON CAMPUS)
  • Saturday, February 5, 2022 
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM





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Course Directors

WAEL ATT, D.D.S., Dr Med Dent Habil, Ph.D, Dr. Att is a professor and chair of the Department of Prosthodontics at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He is also a professor of prosthodontics at the School of Dentistry, University of Freiburg, Germany. Dr. Att is board-certified prosthodontist from the German Society of Prosthodontics and Biomaterials (DGPro) since 2004 and an active member of multiple professional organizations, including the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED), International Academy of Digital Dental Medicine, International College of Prosthdontists, Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics, and others. He is President of the International Academy for Digital Dental Medicine (IADDM), Past-President of the Prosthodontics Group of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR), and President of the Arabian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (ARAED).

Dr. Att earned his D.D.S. degree in 1997 from Tishreen University and received the Dr. Med. Dent. (2003) and a Ph.D. (2010) degrees--as well as the title of extraordinary professor (2013)-- from the University of Freiburg. He was a visiting assistant professor from 2005-2007 at the Weintraub Center for Reconstructive Biotechnology at the UCLA School of Dentistry, and the Director of Postgraduate Program in Prosthodontics in Freiburg from 2007-2017. A widely published and internationally respected clinician and lecturer, Dr. Att's main focus within teaching, research and clinical practice is esthetic and implant dentistry as well as the implementation of cutting-edge digital technologies in both reconstructive and multidisciplinary dentistry.

Program Speakers

Wael Att, DDS, Dr. Med Dent, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Prosthodontics, TUSDM

Aikaterini Kostagianni, DMD, DDS, MS, Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, TUSDM

Gustavo E. Mahn Arteaga, DDS, MS, Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, TUSDM



Course Details

Clinical Dental Photography is an essential tool for documenting, showcasing and marketing. It is also a part of digital workflows and treatment planning. The course covers both didactic and hand on aspects to train the clinician to be effective and efficient in capturing digital pictures of patients



  • Uses of digital clinical photography
  • Equipment
  • Accessories/tools necessary to aid taking pictures
  • Intraoral protocols
  • Extraoral protocols
  • Video capturing
  • Basic editing and storage


Hands on:


  • Equipment: Getting to know camera/lens/flash features
  • Use of accessories (mirrors, retractors, separators)
  • Sequence of intraoral protocols for different specialties/applications
  • Sequence of extraoral protocols (headshot photography)
  • Studio lighting from the basics to advance settings
  • Video capturing with continuous lighting
  • Macrophotography of objects


This Course is Ideal for:

General Dentists, newly graduated prosthodontists, newly graduated specialists.

CE Credits

Participation: Credit Hours - 6


AGD Code: 780

Course Objectives
  • Explore the principles of contemporary clinical photography and video recording
  • Learn how high-end case documentation can be performed in a predictable and easy manner
  • Understand different tools for case communication and exchange with colleagues, technicians, and patients

Course Fee

Tuition: $1000 USD

**Please see box below for available discounts!**


Refund Policy: Full tuition refund or credit will be given for cancellations received at least two weeks prior to the course start date. Refunds or tuition credit will not be given to no-shows.


Wait List Policy: If a CE course obtains enough registrations where a wait list is established, the CE office will notify individuals with unpaid registration balances and ask them to pay their balance to secure their place in the course. If payment is not made to secure their place, the CE office has the right to offer that place to a paying individual on the wait list.

Discounts Available

Many Available Discounts!

  • 20% for anyone registering for the whole series! (Please see below*)
  • 20% for ITI fellows
  • 10% TUSDM Alumni
  • 10% TUSDM faculty
  • 10% RDH
  • 10% Dental assistants/ technicians


During registration, please click on the registration type that applies to you to access the appropriate discount.


*A participant can sign up for all 7 Prosthodontic Series and receive a 20% discount on the entire tuition. For only $14,200 you can get 96 Participation CE hours! If you are interested in receiving the 20% on the entire series please reach out to the Continuing Education Team at or at 617-636-6629.



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