Direct Veneers: Simply Beautiful Techniques
Hands-on course
04 Dec 2016, 13:00 - 19:00 3M Training Center, Abu Dhabi, UAE Area of interest: General Dentistry

Agenda

13:00 – 13:45
Lecture: How do we diagnose properly:
  • Advantages and limitations of direct veneers.
  • Characteristics of modern composites
  • Color, translucency, and opacity
  • Layering technique
  • Polychromatic approach
13:45 – 14:00
Discussion
14:00 – 15:00
Hands-on:  Creating your own Shade guide
15:00 – 15:15
Discussion
15:15 – 15:30
Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:00
Lecture: Preparation techniques for anterior restorations
  • New techniques for optimizing the shape and contours
  • Tight contact points
  • Proper interproximal embrasures
  • Emergence profile
16:00 – 16:15
Discussion
16:15 – 17:00
Hands-on: Understanding layers: Building a tooth from nothing
17:00 – 18:45
Hands-on: Direct veneers on teeth 11 and 12.
  • The 11 will have a large class IV defect that challenges the clinician regarding opacity and color.
  • The 12 will be peg-shaped and will need to be lengthened and diastema closed
18:45 – 19:00
Final discussion