Seminar Date & Time:
Sunday, Sep 25th, 2022, 9:00 AM - 5.00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Duration: 7 Hours
The Nuts & Bolts of Veneers
The consumer’s interest in cosmetic dentistry is increasing every year with billions of dollars being spent to obtain a perfect smile. The ability to place believable porcelain veneers is crucial to a good cosmetic dental program. The numerous dental products and myriad of materials that are currently available to dentists can yield some incredible results, but can often times be overwhelming and or confusing. Without a blue print and instructions to show the process from start to finish and all the steps in between, it can be quite challenging for many. This presentation will discuss all of the Nuts and Bolts necessary to fabricate amazing, life-like veneers and when to utilize them. This course will discuss the veneering procedure from diagnosis and treatment planning to preparation, provisionals, try-in and cementation.
- Proper preparation design and no preparation techniques.
- Ceramic materials.
- Provisional techniques.
- Try-in and cementation.
- Legal documentation via photos, models and consent forms.
Minimal Invasive Dentistry
A lot of emphasis is placed on utilizing resin based restorative materials when a tooth colored direct restoration is necessary. However, in some instances a different form of bioactive tooth colored restorative materials should be considered. There are many benefits to utilizing bioactive materials as direct restorations compared to traditional resin technologies or even cements. Their unique material properties allow them to have distinct advantages that few other materials can share. In this program traditional resin technology will be discussed as to its limitations and how bioactive materials can be used as a better substitution for your patients in some situations.
- Limitations in current resin adhesive technologies
- Learn when to consider utilizing bioactive materials
- Understand their advantages and limitations
- Learn proper placement techniques
- Learn how they provide an advantage to restoring teeth
Presenter: Dr. Todd C. Snyder
Dr. Todd C. Snyder received his doctorate in dental surgery at the UCLA School of Dentistry and trained at the F.A.C.E. institute for complex gnathological (functional) and temporomandibular joint disorders. Dr. Snyder is the 77 th Accredited Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and is a Fellow of the International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics. He is also a member of the American Society for Dental Aesthetics and a Diplomat of the American Board of Aesthetic Dentistry. Dr. Snyder has been on the faculty at U.C.L.A. where he helped create and co-direct the first (in the world) two-year graduate program in Aesthetic and Cosmetic Restorative Dentistry. Dr. Snyder is also a member of Catapult Education. Dr. Snyder lectures both nationally and internationally on numerous aspects of dental materials, techniques, equipment, marketing, technology & business. He is a consultant for numerous dental manufacturing companies. Dr. Snyder has been published and featured in many books and dental journals worldwide.
Dr. Snyder owns a software companies, a marketing company and an online dental training program www.Legion.Dentist . Dr. Snyder is also a professional race car driver and entrepreneur. He practices Cosmetic and Restorative dentistry in Laguna Niguel, CA and Las Vegas, NV.