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Ivotion Digital Denture System: The Innovation of Removable

Speaker: Eric D. Kukucka, DD

Date: September 28, 2020 @ 7 PM ET

CE Credits: Not for Credit

Commercial Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent

This webinar will demonstrate how the Digital Denture Process has created an unparalleled innovation to provide removable prosthodontic treatment modalities and increase the efficiency and predictability for both the clinician and technician. Join us to learn how we can improve the quality of digital dentures together!

Learning Objectives:
1. Review the digital denture process from both a clinical and technical perspective
2. Describe the Ivotion Digital Denture System
3. Discuss digital communication and unparalleled efficiency of various digital denture workflows


Manufacturing Snap-On Smiles for Functional and Cosmetic Restorative Solutions

Speaker: Kris Schermerhorn, CDT

Date: October 5, 2020 @ 7 PM ET

CE Credits: 1 Interactive Laboratory CEU

Provider: AEGIS Publications, LLC

Commercial Supporter: Zahn Dental

Join Kris Schermerhorn, CDT to learn how to profitably produce functional and cosmetic solutions by using Snap-On Smile® appliances. Kris will review all the digital workflow steps including scanning, designing, and milling for certified dental labs to produce a finished appliance in-house.
*Snap-On Smile® is a registered trademark of DenMat Holdings, LLC
Learning Objectives:
1. Discuss the functional and cosmetic elements of snap-on smiles
2. Describe the different clinical scenarios where snap-on smiles can be effective restorative solutions
3. Review the steps required to begin producing this licensed product and become a Zirlux Snap-On Smile® Provider


Design Techniques and Special Considerations for Digital Dentures

Speaker: John Orfanidis, CDT

Date: October 12, 2020 @ 7 PM ET

CE Credits: Not for Credit

Provider: AEGIS Publications, LLC

Commercial Supporter: Exocad

This course exposes the various options and design tools available with exocad software. Learn how special parameters may affect the fit of your denture components and the fit of the denture. Benefit from special techniques John uses daily to enhance the characterization of your printed or milled dentures.

Learning Objectives:
1. Review tooth positioning controls and available movement options in digital denture software
2. Describe virtual sculpting tools to characterize the denture base and reshape the teeth
3. Discuss manufacturing options and special considerations for printing and milling of denture bases and teeth

Close Kathleen Catanzaro, CDT Kevin Lint

Expanding Denture Indications for 3D Printed Dentures

Speaker: Kathleen Catanzaro, CDT; and Kevin Lint

Date: October 19, 2020 @ 7 PM ET

CE Credits: Not for Credit

Commercial Supporter: Dentsply Sirona

In this workshop Kathleen Catanzaro and Kevin Lint will discuss new materials and review proof of concepts by Dentsply Sirona for expanded indications related to 3D printed removable appliances. This a future looking presentation for labs, either experienced or new, to learn more about Lucitone Digital Print 3D workflows.

Learning Objectives:
1. Describe the market demands for additional digital denture material indications.
2. Illustrate how printing and CAD/CAM methods can enhance existing digital denture workflows.
3. Outline Dentsply Sirona's recommendations and material strategies for removable appliances.


AvaDent Optimized Digital Solutions Using Intraoral Scanners

Speaker: C. Edgar Davila, DDS, MS, CDT, FACP, PA

Date: October 26, 2020 @ 7 PM ET

CE Credits: Not for Credit

Commercial Supporter: AvaDent

This lecture will demonstrate the use of Digital intraoral scanners optimizing the AvaDent Digital Solutions workflow to obtain predictable, retentive, precise and esthetic prostheses. From complete dentures, immediate dentures to digital full arch implant hybrids.

Learning Objectives:
1. Describe an efficient workflow to fabricate complete dentures
2. Review an easy and predictable workflow to fabricate immediate dentures
3. Demonstrate how to minimize clinical visits to obtain a digital full-arch implant hybrid prosthesis


Digital Dentures: Options, Workflows and Esthetic Outcomes

Speaker: Richard Zimmermann, DDS

Date: November 23, 2020 @ 7 PM ET

CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU

Provider: AEGIS Publications, LLC

Commercial Supporter: Amann Girrbach

Digital dentures provide both clinicians and laboratory technicians new workflows and options for the treatment of edentulous patients. These workflows provide labs the ability to offer different levels of complete dentures to clinicians which in turn give the clinician greater flexibility in treating patients, providing services that previously may not have been an option due to monetary or time limitations. This course will provide an overview of these workflows and how they may be applied to patient treatment.

Learning Objectives:
1. Review different digital denture workflows
2. Describe the differences between different digital denture systems
3. Discuss the possible limitations of various digital denture systems


Technology-Driven Dentures from A to Z

Speaker: Conrad J. Rensburg, ND, NHD

Date: December 7, 2020 @ 7 PM ET

CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU

Provider: AEGIS Publications, LLC

Commercial Supporter: Carbon

High-end digital dentures are no longer an oxymoron! This lecture will discuss the clinical and technical advantages modern-day digital denture technology offers. With a simplified clinical workflow and efficient digital communication, denture processing is now profitable and predictable. Innovative materials, the ability to perform remote digital diagnostic communication, combined with light synthesis printing technology, now fulfills even the most discerning clinician’s esthetic and functional requirements.

Learning Objectives:
1. Review a simplified clinical workflow
2. Discuss digital diagnostic communication in a removable world
3. Describe the process of digital archiving for simplified future processing and recovery


Success With Digital Dentures

Speaker: Esther Schwenning, DD

Date: December 14, 2020 @ 7 PM ET

CE Credits: Not for Credit

Commercial Supporter: 3Shape, Inc.

In this 45 min presentation you will learn how 3Shape makes designing digital dentures easy. You still have full control of customized esthetics and function for every case.

Learning Objectives:
1. Describe how to record optimum clinical records, including tips on how to properly capture impressions and centric relation
2. Review how to customize working, balancing, and protrusive excursions and how to set up customized occlusion to opposing natural dentition
3. Discuss 3Shape’s customized and unique esthetics to create custom smiles and beautiful gingival contouring all with just a few clicks


3D Printed Dentures in a Multi-Practice Environment

Speaker: Anthony Naranja, DDS

Supported by Dentsply Sirona

Digital dentures offer a multi-practice environment efficiency and a new product offering for patients. The digital record alone increases the value of this new product offering. Establishing standard clinical procedures and a “hub and spoke” model of manufacturing a printed denture is a complex undertaking. Printing dentures offers greater throughput not seen in other digital denture manufacturing methods. Affordable Dentures and Implants foresees the printing workflow as beneficial and necessary for future growth.

Learning Objectives:
1. Describe how conventional and digital clinical steps share familiar workflow
2. Discuss the necessary materials and equipment in the clinic to enter into a digital workflow
3. Explore the process to implement centralized manufacturing for multi-practices


Digital Dentures in One Day: Clinical & Technical Improvements Result in Great Benefits for Patients, Clinic and Labs!

Speaker: Germen Versteeg, BASc

Date: November 30, 2020 @ 7 PM ET

CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU

Commercial Supporter: 3DSystems

Germen Versteeg will review the benefits of dental software and hardware next to open versus closed systems. He will focus on how speed and precision of digital dentures improve product quality and patient satisfaction. Finally, he will address how he has made 3D printing dental technology accessible to the patient in a new venture which is very patient friendly and also offers opportunities to expand your business.

Learning Objectives:
1. Overview different digital denture workflows; clinical and technical.
2. Open versus closed systems for 3D printing.
3. Showcase of patient benefits and possibilities with digital dentures.