Digital Smile Makeover (ON CAMPUS)
  • Friday, October 21, 2022 - Saturday, October 22, 2022
  • All Days: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Location: Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

 

 

The registration period has closed for this event.

 


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

 

Mariam Malament, DMD, MSc, PhD, FACP, Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, TUSDM

 

 

Kenneth Malament, DDS, MScD, Clinical Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, TUSDM

 

Aikaterini Papathanasiou, DMD, Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, TUSDM

 

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


Course Details

The course consists of lectures and hands-on model workshops. The course will provide comprehensive overview of esthetic considerations during restorative procedures. The course will teach how to select patients for veneers in order to achieve predictable outcomes. It breakdowns the workflow for an upper anterior smile make-over.

 

 

Day 1

 

Lecture Topics:

  • Principles of esthetic dentistry and case selection
  • Data acquisition and file management
  • Contemporary smile design platforms and clinical dental photography necessary for smile design
  • Global diagnosis and treatment planning of commonly found conditions in the esthetic zone

 

Hands-on workshop

  • Photography (basic images needed for smile design) and data acquisition (scanning of models)
  • Smile design demo using different platforms

 

Day 2

 

Lecture Topics:

  • Material selection and Principles in various clinical scenarios
  • Tooth preparation guidelines and Adhesive bonding updated protocols
  • Clinical application of veneers part 1: preparation, impression/scanning and temporization
  • Clinical application of veneers part 2: try in, cementation and post-op care

 

Hands-on workshop

  • Veneer/crown preparation on models
  • Mock up/temporary fabrication using clear silicon matrix obtained from previously designed smile makeover/3D printed model
  • Finishing and polishing

Course Objectives
  • Understand the principles of contemporary esthetic dentistry
  • Develop a predictable workflow for a predictable treatment outcome
  • See step-by-step clinical protocols for proper case management

Audience

General Dentists, Prosthodontists, Newly graduated residents, Newly graduated specialists, Current Dental Students

  • Not appropriate for dental staff


CE Credits

Participation: Credit Hours - 12

 

AGD Code: 610 & 780


Course Fee

Tuition:

 

  • Dentist: $2250 USD

 

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

 


Discounts Available

Many Available Discounts!

  • 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.


Register


 

Remaining Seats: 15


COVID-19 Rules and Regulations

Tufts University is committed to promoting a safe campus environment and therefore requires all members of the university community to be vaccinated and boosted when eligible. (You are eligible for a booster shot if you completed a 2-dose vaccine seriese.g., Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Moderna, etc. six or more months ago or received a Johnson & Johnson/Janssen single-dose vaccine two or more months ago.) Visitors attending events on campus are required to show proof of vaccination/booster shot in advance of their arrival.


In accordance with the university's current COVID safety protocols, disposable face masks must always be worn indoors when not eating or drinking.

Prior to visiting Tufts University Dental School, you will be required to fill out a pre-screening survey regarding COVID-19 each time you are scheduled to be in the building. Any event attendee with symptoms that could be related to COVID-19 must not engage in group activities and should seek medical advice right away. Please see the Coronavirus and Health Safety Policy below for more information.


Coronavirus and Health Safety Refund Policy

For the health and safety of our participants and school community, all participants are required to adhere to the most current COVID-19 policies listed on the registration page. If these school policies change, all participants will be notified of the change and the registration page will be updated. If a participant does not adhere to the vaccination/booster requirements or mask policy, they are not eligible for a refund and cannot join the event. If a participant is unable to join the day of due to symptoms or a positive COVID test, they will be eligible for a full refund. If you have any questions, please contact dentalce@tufts.edu.


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 after that time or 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.


Enrollment and Cancellation Policy

The Office of Continuing Education reserves the right to close registration when an enrollment limit is reached and to cancel, modify, or alter content or faculty for any course if circumstances indicate the need for such a change. If the school finds it necessary to cancel a course, a full refund will be granted. All attempts to contact registrants will be made as soon as possible in the event of a course cancellation. The school will not be held responsible for any losses due to travel arrangements made by the registrant.

In the event of inclement weather (such as a snow emergency) or other extenuating circumstances, the Office of Continuing Education may be forced to cancel or postpone a course. If a course has been canceled, we will contact participants by the phone number and/or email address provided. You may call or email our office on the day of the course if you are uncertain of a course's status.


Educational Method

Live Lecture and Hands-On Workshop


Sponsors

This program is sponsored by Straumann (www.straumann.com) and Ivoclar (www.ivoclar.com)

 


Location

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1 Kneeland St
Boston, MA 02111

Click here for directions


About Us

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Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

 

We may be reached by email at DentalCE@Tufts.edu, and by phone at 617-636-6629.


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