Pilot: Dr Christopher Ho
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- SIMPLIFYING THE ROAD TO SUCCESS IN A "SELFIE" WORLD
In the “selfie world” increasing numbers of patients are demanding cosmetic results. This requires an understanding of aesthetic materials to reveal natural lifelike appearance with outstanding properties as well as long term function. This lecture will provide clinical steps and techniques to enable clinicians successful outcomes in the more complex and demanding patients often seen in the millennial world. Follow through select cases from aesthetic dilemmas to advanced tooth wear, taking home valuable tips and techniques to provide an optimal level of aesthetics and dental care.
- 7 KEYS TO SUCCESS IN IMMEDIATE IMPLANT PLACEMENT & LOADING IN THE ANTERIOR MAXILLA
The ability to provide same day teeth when patients lose a tooth in the anterior maxilla can be a rewarding and practice building treatment protocol. To achieve success in placing immediate implants the diagnosis and planning of the case must include 7 keys aspects during the decision-making process. The following are (I) atraumatic extraction (II) the presence of a buccal plate, (III) primary stability, (IV) implant design, (V) filling of the gap between the buccal plate and the implant, (VI) tissue biotype and (VII) control of occlusal forces. This lecture will detail the steps required to successfully perform immediate implant placement and provisionalisation with the objective to preserve tissue contours, decrease treatment time and provide immediate teeth in a predictable manner with long term stability.