Tooth Preparation in Advanced Restorative Dentistry
Hands-on course
18 Sep 2019 Abu Dhabi | UAE Area of interest: General Dentistry

Course Outline

The morning session will consist of a seminar on tooth preparation followed by a lecture which will cover:

  • Two-handed preparation
  • Magnification
  • Choice of burs
  • Laboratory Support
  • Speed increasing handpieces
  • 4 stages of tooth preparation
  • Occlusal reduction
  • Axial walls
  • Margin choice
  • Resistance & retention form  

The afternoon will be a hands-on practical on phantom head models in two groups and will cover:

  • Anterior & posterior PFM crown preps
  • Use of prep matrics
  • Shillinburg wings
  • Impression techniques
  • Retraction cords 

Agenda

09:00 – 10:45
Seminar: Tooth preparation in advanced restorative dentistry
10:45 – 11:00
Coffee Break/Discussions
11:00 – 13.00
Seminar: Tooth preparation in advanced restorative dentistry (continued)
13:00 – 14:00
Lunch
14:00 – 15:45
Hands-on practical: Anterior and posterior crown preps practical  
15:45 – 16:00
Coffee Break/Discussions
16:00 – 17:45
Hands-on practical: Anterior and posterior crown preps practical (continued)
17:45 – 18:00
Case review/Discussion with the faculty