Contemporary Prosthodontics Series: Digital Smile Makeover (ON CAMPUS)
  • Friday, March 18, 2022 - Saturday, March 19, 2022
  • All Days: 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

 

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

 

Aikaterini Kostagianni, DMD, DDS, MS, 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 patient management
  • Patient and case selection and patient personality
  • Data acquisition and management
  • Photography
  • Introduction to the online platform Smile Cloud
  • Diagnosis and treatment planning

 

Hands-on workshop

  • Photography and data acquisition
  • Motivational mock-up

 

Day 2

 

Lecture Topics:

  • Veneers
  • Materials and Principles (Selecting restorative materials in various clinical scenarios)
  • Preparation
  • Predictable impression techniques
  • Try-in
  • Selecting adhesive and luting systems in various clinical scenarios
  • Insertion

 

Hands-on workshop

  • Veneer preparation
  • Predictable impression techniques
  • Temporization of veneers preparations
  • Rubber Dam isolation
  • Transparent silicone

This Course is Ideal for:

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 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

Course Fee

Tuition:

 

  • Dentist: $2250 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 dentalce@tufts.edu. or at 617-636-6629.


Sponsors

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

 


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Location

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1 Kneeland St
Boston, MA 02111

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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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