How does a conscientious restorative dentist provide the best care with predictability and longevity? This course will provide a comprehensive overview of innovations and essential techniques for success in restorative dentistry. The use of clinical evidence from well-performed prospective clinical trials combined with significant experience gleaned from numerous study club, faculty and student cases provide the foundation for the recommendations and observations presented. Topics will include: surgical management of carious lesions, composite adhesive, filling and polishing techniques, the indications for zirconia (bilayed and monolithic) and glass–ceramic materials, cast gold and its use in a modern dental practice, and key occlusal considerations with all dental materials.
Manage the deep carious lesion
Understand strategies to improve the performance of composite restorations
Where, when and how to use indirect tooth-colored crown and veneer materials
Review conservative and esthetic techniques for cast gold
Understand the methods to properly perform occlusal adjustments, polishing and fracture mitigation
If you must withdraw due to unforeseen circumstances, please call 250-472-4747 at least five working days prior to commencement of the course to receive a refund. Dentists will be charged a $75 administrative fee per day of withdrawal, and allied professionals will be charged a $40 administrative fee per day of withdrawal.