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Impressions for the Digital Age: A Hands-On Workshop

Digital impressions

November 16, 2013
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry

Event Category: Continuing Education|Conferences and Retreats

Technology is changing dentistry. Practitioners face many options for systems that can improve care for their patients and workflow in their offices. This hands-on workshop will review the various systems for taking digital impressions, including Cadent iTero, Cerec Omnicam, Lava COS and 3Shape Scanners. You will learn the advantages and disadvantages of each system from practicing faculty-clinicians, as well as tips for successful digital impressions. Each participant will be given hands-on experience taking digital impressions with the equipment so they can compare features and determine which one best fits their practice.

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You Will Learn

  • The requirements for ideal impression and model materials
  • How to have clear clinic-laboratory communication for digital impressions
  • Four systems of digital impressions technology
  • The advantages and disadvantages of each system

Who Should Attend

All dentists and allied dental professionals interested in digital impressions technology are encouraged to attend this program.

Tuition: $395 Dentists; $325 Allied Dental Professionals (includes continental breakfast)
Program: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Deposit: $130 (non-refundable)
Check-in: 8:30 am
Credits: This activity is designated for 7 units of continuing education credit.

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Faculty

Marc J. Geissberger, DDS, MA, is associate professor and chair of the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences at Pacific. He is co-author of the book Aesthetic Dentistry in Clinical Practice and has lectured across the globe. He also maintains a private restorative practice in Greenbrae, CA.

Bina Surti, DDS, is an assistant professor and director of technology in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences at Pacific. She is a graduate of the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry and completed an AEGD residency at Case Western University followed by an implant restorative fellowship.

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry wishes to acknowledge and thank Isolite Systems for their contribution of an unrestricted educational grant in support of this continuing dental education program.

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP recognized provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry designates this activity for 7 continuing education credits.