Occlusion Course

2019 Course Information Packet

The Goal:

The goal is to offer the aesthetic dentist and ceramic technician enhanced skills for the determination of treatment positions for the asymptomatic and the symptomatic patient. Evaluation of this position via conventional and high-tech methods will be discussed. Occlusal stabilization and equilibrium for candidates of extensive aesthetic treatments will be the major focus.

Three-Day Hands-on Course

The Ultimate Occlusion program is a 3-day hands-on weekend course. There is no patient treatment, but the emphasis is on breakout sessions and focus groups that replicate the clinical experience.

You Will Learn:

  • When and where not to make major and minor pre-treatment and treatment occlusal alterations
  • Understanding the science behind tooth contacts and muscle harmony
  • Understanding and diagnosing TMJ / Occlusal contact effects
  • The clinical implications of muscle findings
  • Signs of wear, severe wear, and post-treatment triggers
  • Accurate facebow and mandible tracing transfers
  • When and why facebow transfers are required
  • Determination and recording of final tooth and jaw positions based on several occlusal guidance philosophies
  • Mounting accurate models
  • Performance of accurate mandibular manipulation, understand normal / abnormal movements and muscular / occlusal relationships in healthy and diseased conditions
  • Complete examinations and diagnosis in a hands-on clinical exercise utilizing several diagnostic recording and evaluation tools
  • Verification techniques for mountings and condylar position
  • And much, much more

Tuition:

$1,495 per doctor or technician

$295 per team member – 20 CE Credits

Register:

Summer 2019 Course

August 23-25, 2019

Washington DC

Dentist



 Fall 2019 Course

September 20-22, 2019

Roseman University

Dentist