Aesthetic Dentistry: Masterclass in Aesthetic Dentistry
This five-day practical CPD course covers popular topics in aesthetic dentistry.
It's held over five consecutive days (i.e. one full week) and includes hands-on tuition every day.
The course aims to introduce step-by-step clinical procedures, materials and treatment planning concepts on the following topics:
Preparations for anterior veneers and crowns
Direct composite restorations (anterior and posterior)
Atraumatic extraction, site preservation and anterior crown lengthening
Cementation of etchable ceramics
This course is run by the UCL Eastman Dental Institute in London which has a broad range of continuing professional development (CPD) short courses. These provide hands-on training from experienced staff in dedicated facilities.
You'll learn about the following areas:
Aesthetic smile evaluation, pre-treatment case documentation, treatment planning
Occlusal records for the aesthetic case (casts, face-bows, interocclusal registration, semi-adjustable articulators)
Anterior and posterior composite restorations/adhesive dentistry
Ceramic restorations: veneers and crowns
Aesthetic metal-ceramic crowns and bridges
Aesthetic periodontics: anterior crown lengthening, extraction-site preservation
Aesthetics cements and cementation techniques for ceramic restorations
Interdisciplinary treatment planning for complex aesthetic problems
Who this course is for
The course is aimed at dentists at any stage of their career.
You may be:
an established dentist wanting to refresh your knowledge and skills in new techniques
a young dentist wanting to build your abilities
You must hold an approved dental qualification.
CPD points and certificate
The course will give you 32.5 hours of verifiable CPD. You'll also get a certificate of attendance.
By the end of the course you should have:
an improved knowledge of the principles and practice of aesthetic dentistry, including direct and indirect restorations
an improved ability to carry out the practical procedures relevant in aesthetic dentistry
an improved understanding in the integration of different dental disciplines to produce superior aesthetic outcomes
Structure and teaching
You'll learn through a combination of:
50% lectures, interactive seminars, treatment planning
50% skills laboratory and clinic hands-on training.
There will be ample phantom head practice of clinical procedures and video demonstrations, as well as clinic practice of records and photography and a review of current literature.
Tel: +44 (0)20 8016 7600
Sponsor: UCL Eastman Dental Institute
University College London Hospital
235 Euston Road,
Tel: 020 3456 7890
Eastman Dental Hospital
256 Grays Inn road ,
Tel: 020 3456 7899