Composite Restorations and a No Prep Approach on Worn Dentition - The Index Technique
Hands-on course
09 Nov 2018, 10:00 – 18:00 InterContinental Hotel | Dubai Festival City | UAE Area of interest: General Dentistry

Course Fee: 1,900AED (517.29$)

Course Abstract

The evolution of composite together with adhesive techniques are meeting the demands of patients, who are looking more often for less invasive therapies combined with high aesthetic results.

The range of restorative options is getting wider, thanks to materials that can adequately respond to mechanical stress, offering also natural aesthetics when adhesion is performed with specific protocols.

The combination of these factors, it has in fact softened the border between conservative and prosthesis, with a decrease of total indirect restorations and an increase in partial indirect and direct restoration, even in situations with abraded / eroded dentition and loss of vertical dimension.

The aim of this lecture is to present conventional direct and indirect protocols, vs a new approach in cases with worn dentition, highlighting the restorative aspects, raising the VDO, through a no prep direct/indirect composite technique: the "Index Technique".

Learn all the step by step protocols to manage conventional adhesive direct and indirect restorations

Learn all the step by step protocols to manage warn dentition through a new “no prep” adhesive technique


Agenda

10:00 – 11:00
Morphology and color in dental esthetics.
11:00 – 12:00
Anterior direct composite: layering techniques, finishing, polishing and clinical indication.
12:00 – 12:30
Anterior indirect restorations: indications and clinical protocol.
12:30 – 13:30
Lunch Break

13:30 – 15:00
Posterior direct and indirect restorations: indications and clinical protocols.
15:00 – 15:15
Coffee Break

15:15 – 16:00
The Index Technique in worn dentition. A no prep restorative approach.
16:00 – 18:00
Composite layering technique of a central incisor on a silicon index.
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