Non-Prep-Veneers and Modified Non-Prep-Veneers
Hands-on course
03 Nov 2016, 9:00-18:00 Dubai, UAE Area of interest: General Dentistry

Course Outline

  • Understanding the importance of proper planning and diagnostics when veneers are desired by patients
  • Understanding the last improvements in material science and the treatment possibilities they are opening
  • Understanding the biomechanics involved when teeth are prepared
  • Deciding when the modified non-prep Veneers are the best choice
  • Understanding the value shade concept for cementation and the relevance of cement in the survival rate of veneers
  • Understanding and apply the proper veneer form, based on the natural shape and contours 


09:00 - 10:30
  • Treatment planning for minimal invasive cases
  • New diagnostic tools
  • Understanding tooth form and contours
  • Biological background
  • Non-prep veneers, advantages, disadvantages, answers and proper planning for a successful treatment
  • Modified non-prep veneers. The interproximal chamfer concept
  • Ceramic materials, new improvements, classification, guidelines for their choice
  • How thin can we go? Enamel preservation and biomechanics
  • Adhesive cementation: Value shade concept
  • Tips and tricks
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30
Interactive session: Clinical cases discussion, comparison of different indications for veneers, when can we make them prepless and when are we using the modified technique. Cementation techniques (overview). Several fully documented, step by step clinical cases will be presented and discussed.
12:30 - 14:00
14:00 - 16:00
  • Exercises for designing and understanding tooth form
  • Exercises for proper shade diagnoses and tooth form selection
  • Preparation of a thin veneer and application of the modified ed prepless technique
  • Tricks for temporization
16:00 - 17:30
Hands-On: Cementation of a thin non-prep-veneer with a novel cement applying the value shade concept
17:30 - 18:00
Discussion and end of the program
Organised by
Media Partners