Utilizing MIYO for Easy Alteration of Zirconia, Lithium Disilicate & Feldspathic Porcelain
August 27 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm PDT$25.00 – $250.00
This hands-on course gives insight into simple techniques and new materials that allow chair side alteration of color, contacts and texture on contemporary restorative materials. Using MIYO, you will learn how to change color, add contacts, change contours and modify texture. The use of a porcelain oven with low firing temperature materials will open an entire new level of satisfaction with your final restorations. You will modify supplied zirconia restorations and learn just how easy it can be to add incisal length, alter occlusal contours, increase or decrease chroma and alter translucency on monolithic materials. Using these materials in your everyday practice will transform your clinical outcomes.
CE Hours: 4.5
Subject Code: 612- All Ceramic Restorations
You will learn:
- How to apply MIYO to anterior and posterior restorations
- How to prepare a restoration for alterations
- How to use a porcelain oven for simple restoration alterations
- Proper firing schedules for low fusing MIYO
- How to easily and quickly add interproximal contacts on most final restorative materials
- How to easily add/fire contours to final restorations using MIYO Structure
- How to easily add incisal edge length and alter occlusion
- How to dramatically customize color on final restoration with the ability to increase/decrease translucency, chroma and value on monolithic restorations
- How to easily alter final restoration texture and glaze
This course is targeted towards residents, 3rdand 4thyear dental students and any dentists interested in performing these modifications in their office. CAD/CAM dentists will especially find this course of value.
Washington AGD Global Learning Center
Meet Your Instructor
Michael C. Fling
Dr. Michael Fling began his career in dentistry in 1974 as a laboratory technician. Today he maintains a private practice with an emphasis on aesthetic and restorative dentistry and he also serves as Director of Advanced Restorative Dentistry at the O.U. College of Dentistry. He has served as Course Director and as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Fixed Prosthodontics at the O.U. College of Dentistry. He is the founder and President of Fling Seminars. He has delivered stimulating advanced dental education and motivation to dentist, dental teams and technicians around the world. He has been named by Dentistry Today as one of the “Top Clinicians in Continuing Education” every year since 2005. He is an author and has published numerous articles. He serves at the L.D. Pankey Institute as a Course Director and Lead Faculty and is part of a select handful that has completed the process to earn the distinction as a “Pankey Scholar”. He also serves as a member of their Board of Advisors.
Dr. Fling also enjoys presenting topics to dental teams and to non-dental groups about motivation and change. He is the author of the inspirational book “32 Laps- Tipping Points that motivate change and identify meaning in your business and in your life”.
He is a member of the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry and the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics. His passion is motivating change to improve the quality of life for those he touches.
The Washington AGD is a Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. AGD-Washington, Nationally Approved From 6/1/2018 - 5/31/2024
CE Credits will be issued for Verified Attendance at the WAGD/CARDP Ongoing Webinars
The Canadian Academy of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontic 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 activities or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The Canadian Academy of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics designates this activity CE for the WAGD/CARDP CE Portal Webinar Series. WAGD CE, online Lecture Webinars providing 1 to 3 hours each of continuing education credits. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.