Friday, Nov 8, 8 AM-4 PM

Dentures: Fit, Bite, and Smile

Courtyard Marriott, Metairie
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2 Galleria Blvd, Metairie, LA

Dentures get a bad reputation in dentistry. Quite a few dentists even brag about how long it has been since they have done a denture. Dr. Schafer wants to reverse this trend. 2 Day Course Objectives Clinical techniques to fabricate great dentures efficiently Learn how to effectively design digital dentures using Blue Sky Bio software Work with your patients to get the best possible rehabilitation of their mouth. Requirements: Laptop that can run BlueSkyBio software and meshmixer. D3Tool is recommended but not required for the course. Course Outline Analog Denture Design Working with your denture lab Deciding what material and tray type to use Partial denture design Effective bite rim design Trial smile Evaluation Processing decisions Digital Denture Design Proper scanning techniques Review of common 3D printers Creation of bite rims and custom trays using both BlueSkyBio and D3Tool Material Selection for 3D printing Processing of 3D printed dentures Patient Management Treatment planning with your patient Tips and tricks for each step of the denture process How to ensure the patient gets the right smile Rehabilitation of the patient after denture delivery Handling patient expectations