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Esthetic Rehabilitations – From 10 units up
October 13 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm PDT$140.00 – $280.00
Hosted by: The University of Washington, School of Dentistry & the Washington Academy of General Dentistry
Date: Friday, October 13, 2023
Time: 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Catered Lunch & Beverage Service: 12:00 AM-1:00 PM
The Mountaineers Seattle Program Center
7700 SAND POINT WAY NE
SEATTLE, WA 98115
Subject Code: 780 Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry
Credit Hours: 7 (Lecture)
Speaker: Dr. Gerard Chiche
Target Audience: This course is designed for dentists.
This presentation will outline the management of risk factors for minor and major esthetic rehabilitations to maximize long-term success of ceramic materials. It will focus on:
- Management and sequencing of the key esthetic factors necessary to achieve predictable esthetic treatment.
- Interdisciplinary team therapy using orthodontics and periodontal procedures to optimize esthetics and occlusal outcome.
- Esthetic rehabilitations with emphasis on VDO management and how to do increase it practically. -Ceramics material management for esthetic rehabilitations according to esthetics rendition, strength properties according to the severity of the malocclusion and cause of tooth wear.
- Create a systematic protection strategy for medium and high‐risk patients.
- Control the key factors for esthetic, occlusal and gingival design in interdisciplinary treatment.
- Manage VDO options and rehabilitation sequence.
- Select ceramic materials for optimum esthetics and strength under various conditions.
- Use a simplified bonding method for all ceramic restorations.
Meet Your Presenter
Gerard J. Chiche
Dr. Chiche is presently Clinical and Emeritus Professor at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. He is a Past President of the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, and he has lectured in Esthetic Dentistry nationally and internationally in 35 countries.
He is the author of two textbooks in Esthetic Dentistry published by Quintessence Publishing Co.: “Esthetics of Anterior Fixed Restorations” and “Smile Design”. He became in 2009 the first recipient of the Endowed Chair sponsored by the Thomas P. Hinman Dental Society during his tenure as Director of the Center of Esthetics and Implants at Augusta University. Finally, he is the 2020 recipient of the Icon Award for Lifetime Achievement in Dentistry of the Seattle Study Club.
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The Washington AGD Continuing Dental Education Committee gratefully acknowledges corporate partners of our programs for their generous support. CE program providers and instructors will disclose to participants any monetary or other special interest the program provider may have with any corporate partners products they are discussing in CE activities. Disclosure will be made in publicity materials and at the beginning of the presentation itself in accordance with our PACE Commerical Support Guidelines.