Lasers in Dentistry
Hands-on course


09 February 2018
Towers Rotana, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, UAE
7 CE Credits | HAAD 8 CME | DHA 5 CME
Course fee: 1,500 AED | 409 USD


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Dr. Vesile Nuket Berk, Turkey

President of the Turkish Society of Laser Dentistry (TURSOLA), Dr. Vesile Nuket Berk from Ankara, Turkey, graduated from Ankara Hacettepe University Faculty of Dentistry in 1978. She went on to complete her PhD. in Orthodontics in 1983 and her Mastership in Laser Dentistry in 2004 at Vienna University.

Dr. Vesile Nuket Berk started as a private orthodontist at her own practice in 1983. In 1995 she opened a multidisciplinary clinic, Denta Form in Ankara.

Working with lasers since 2000, she lectures on the subject in South Africa, Germany, USA, Belgium, Greece, Spain, Taiwan, England, Austria, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Poland, UAE, Turkey and has published many clinical articles about laser assisted Orthodontics and Pediatric dentistry.

She works in her own private dental clinic (Denta Form) as the founder, an Orthodontist, cosmetic dentist, laser dentist and works with her daughter, Dr.Gizem Berk.

She also works as an Orthodontist in Abu Dhabi, UAE in different dental clinics.

Dr. Gizem Berk, Turkey

Dr. Gizem Berk was born in Ankara, Turkey and graduated from Istanbul Yeditepe University Faculty of Dentistry in 2003 with honours. She completed her MSc in Laser Dentistry in Germany, RWTH Aachen University in 2007. She has been working with lasers since 2003 and lectures internationally throughout Germany, South Africa, USA, Belgium, Greece, Spain, Taiwan, England, Austria, Ukraine, Poland, UAE, Turkey and has published many clinical articles about lasers in dentistry.

She works in her own private dental clinic (Denta Form) with her mother Dr Nuket Berk in Ankara, Turkey since 2003 and she is an academic co-worker of AALZ (Aachen Laser Center) since 2011.

Besides being a laser dentist she is a professional rock music composer, lyricist and singer in Turkey. She has 2 albums, 2 singles available worldwide and many music videos on Youtube.


Topics to be discussed:

• Brief introduction to Laser Physics and Laser-tissue interaction.
• Diode laser treatment indications, possibilities and limitations.
• Using Diode Lasers in Everyday Practice.
• Er,Cr:YSGG Laser treatment indications, possibilities and limitations.
• Using Er,Cr:YSGG Laser in Cosmetic, Interdisciplinary Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry and Everyday Practice
• Live Lasers Demonstrations with Diode Lasers
• Live Lasers Demonstrations with Er,Cr:YSGG Lasers
• Hands-on Practical with both wavelengths


Agenda:

Time 09 February 2018 | Dubai, UAE
09:00 – 09:30 Lecture: What is LASER?

*Brief introduction to Laser Physics:
*How to choose the correct wavelength?
*What are the limitations?
*What is laser-tissue interaction?
09:30 – 11:00 Lecture: Using Diode Lasers in Everyday Practice

*Biostimulation and treatment of TMD
*Treatment of Herpes Labialis and Aphtous Ulcers
*Sulcular Debridement and pocket disinfection
*Endodontic Disinfection
*Soft tissue management (gingivoplasy and tooth exposure)
*Frenectomy
*Operculectomy
*Implant second surgery
*Troughing for impressions *Bleaching
11:00 – 11:15 Discussion
11:15 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 12:30 Lecture: Using Er,Cr:YSGG Laser in Cosmetic, Interdisciplinary Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry and Everyday Practice Part 1

*Smear free cavity preparation
*Class V cavity preparation
*Pediatric Dentistry
*Veneer/laminate preparation
*Removal of laminates without harming the porcelain
*Root Canal Preparation
*Apical Surgeries
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:15 Lecture: Using Er,Cr:YSGG Laser in Cosmetic, Interdisciplinary Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry and Everyday Practice Part 2

* Treatment of peri-implantitis and implant bed preparation
* Laser assisted periodontal treatment
* Frenectomy
* Gingivoplasty
* Depigmentation
* Impacted tooth exposure
* Soft tissue management
* Fibroma excision
* Closed flap crown lengthening
* Interdisciplinary Dentistry
15:15 – 15:30 Discussion
15:30 – 15:45 Coffee Break
15:45 – 16:15 Live Laser Demonstrations with Diode Laser

• Soft tissue surgeries on sheep head
• Root Canal disinfection on extracted tooth
• Biostimulation applications on volunteers among the attendies
16:15 – 16:45 Live Laser Demonstrations with Er,Cr:YSGG Laser

• Soft tissue surgeries on sheep head
• Root Canal preparation on extracted tooth
• Cavity preparation on extracted tooth
16:45 – 17:30 Hands-on Practical
17:30 – 17:45 EXAM
17:45 – 18:00 Final Discussion