Decoding the Digital Practice · Live Virtual Conference

Live Virtual Conference

Date: June 25, 2021 – June 26, 2021

Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm ET (both days)

CE: 38 CE Credits Available (13 Interactive and 25 Self-Study)


The Decoding the Digital Practice live virtual conference is hosted by Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry in partnership with Penn Dental Medicine.

The program will focus on an in-depth review of current digital technologies and evidence-based procedures to incorporate into everyday practice. Presentations will concentrate on CAD/CAM technologies and current restorative materials, anterior esthetics and smile design, as well as advancements in implant dentistry.

This unique, two-day conference will have short, back-to-back presentations each morning. Each afternoon, attendees will have the opportunity to select an in-depth, small-group, 2 1/2 hour live workshop up-close-and-personal with the speakers of their choice. Should you miss a session or want to see all the afternoon workshops, you will have easy on-demand access via a custom link provided after the live program.

Attendees can obtain 13 live CE credits, and additional 25 self-study CE credits will be available on-demand at no additional cost.

What you will learn:
  • Receive an in-depth review of how to incorporate digital technologies into your everyday practice.
  • Review recent advances in CAD/CAM technologies and current restorative materials.
  • Discuss anterior esthetics and digital smile design.
  • Describe innovative treatment protocols in implant dentistry.

Day 1 · Friday, June 25, 2021

Time Presentation Speaker
8:00am - 8:10am Introduction Markus B. Blatz, DMD, PhD
8:10am - 8:45am The CAD/CAM Ceramic Update in Esthetic Dentistry Markus B. Blatz, DMD, PhD
8:45am - 9:20am Smile Design Principles & Evolution Christian Coachman, DDS, CDT
9:20am - 9:55am Material Options in Todays Esthetic World Peter Pizzi, CDT, MDT
9:55am - 10:30am Q&A with First 3 Presenters
10:30am - 10:40am Morning Break
10:40am - 11:15am Clinical Implementation of Chairside CAD/CAM Technologies Julián Conejo, DDS, MSc.
11:15am - 11:50am Optimizing the Restorative-Tissue Interface in Challenging Esthetic Treatments Mirela Feraru, DMD; and Nitzan Bichacho, DMD
11:50am - 12:25pm A Critical Look at Procedural Changes in Implant Dentistry that are Altering the Way in which We Care for Our Patients Sonia Leziy, DDS, DIPL PERIO, FCDS(BC), FRCD(C)
12:25pm - 1:00pm Q & A with Last 3 Presenters and Moderator
1:00pm-1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 4:00 Workshops (Please select one - all workshops will be available on-demand post conference)
The CAD/CAM Ceramic Update in Esthetic Dentistry IN DEPTH Markus B. Blatz, DMD, PhD
Smile Design Principles and Technological Evolution Christian Coachman, DDS, CDT
Photographic Communication, Color Management and Material Choices Peter Pizzi, CDT, MDT
Highly Esthetic Restorations with Chairside CAD/CAM Technologies In Depth Julián Conejo, DDS, MSc.
Managing the Perio-restorative Interface of Esthetically-challenged Restorations: The Cervical Contouring Concept Workflow Mirela Feraru, DMD; and Nitzan Bichacho, DMD
Tissue Grafting Concepts Sonia Leziy, DDS, DIPL PERIO, FCDS(BC), FRCD(C)

Day 2 · Saturday, June 26, 2021

Time Presentation Speaker
8:00am - 8:10am Introduction Markus B. Blatz, DMD, PhD
8:10am - 8:45am The Art of Compensating Reabsorption: Updated Immediate Implant Protocol Iñaki Gamborena, DMD, MSD, FID
8:45am - 9:20am Absorbable Scaffolds in Oral Regeneration Rodrigo Neiva, DDS, MS
9:20am - 9:55am Dynamic Navigation Guided Surgery and Prosthetics for Immediate Loading of Complete-Arch Restoration: the Ultimate Digitally Enhanced Surgical and Esthetic Protocol Alessandro Pozzi, DDS
9:55am - 10:30am Q & A with First 3 Presenters & Moderator
10:30am - 10:40am Morning Break
10:40am - 11:15am Analogue Versus Digital Workflows for Full-Mouth Rehabilitations Nazariy Mykhaylyuk, DMD
11:15am - 11:50am Clinical Solutions for Complex Esthetic Rehabilitations Using Adhesive Dentistry Silas Duarte, DDS, MS, PhD
11:50am - 12:25pm Anterior Teeth: How to Achieve "Excellence" with Composite Resins Luiz Narciso Baratieri, DDS, MS, PhD
12:25pm - 1:00pm Q & A with Last 3 Presenters and Moderator
1:00pm - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 4:00pm Workshops (Please select one - all workshops will be available on-demand post conference)
In Depth of Immediate Implant Placement Protocol Iñaki Gamborena, DMD, MSD, FID
Clinical Strategies for Absorbable Scaffolds in Oral Regeneration Rodrigo Neiva, DDS, MS
Dynamic Navigation Guided Surgery and Prosthetics for Immediate Loading of Complete-Arch Restoration: the Ultimate Digitally Enhanced Surgical and Esthetic Protocol Alessandro Pozzi, DDS
Analogue vs. Digital Dentistry. Deep into Details. Nazariy Mykhaylyuk, DMD
Achieving Adhesive Integrity Silas Duarte, DDS, MS, PhD
Restoration of a Fractured Anterior Tooth Luiz Narciso Baratieri, DDS, MS, PhD

Supporters

Conference Details

  • Scientific Program Chair and Moderator:
    Markus B. Blatz, DMD, PhD
  • Provider: AEGIS Publications, LLC
  • Cost: $400
  • CE Credits: 13 Interactive and 25 Self-Study
  • Commercial Supporters: Multiple

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