Central Coast Restorative Dentistry Conference

Friday, August 31, 2018 from 8:30am - 5:15pm

Santa Maria Inn, Santa Maria, CA - Kent Room

$100 in advance or $125 at the door. All attendees will receive a $100 credit for any PREAT products!

**Limited to the first 50 registrants**

8:30-9:00am: Welcome Reception - Coffee and Pastries

9:00-10:30am: Treatment Planning the Edentulous Arch by Chris Bormes, MICOI

10:30-10:45am: Morning Break

10:45-12:15pm: Implant Supported and Full Arch Fixed Treatment Options by Ruben Arebalo, Senior Technician

12:15-1:00pm: Lunch

1:00-3:00pm: Implant-Supported and -Retained Full Arch Removable Treatment

3:00-3:15pm: Afternoon Break

3:15-4:45pm: Ways Fiber Can Benefit the General Practice


Treatment Planning the Edentulous Arch
Chris Bormes, MICOI
Credit Hours: 1.5
An overview of the theory and criteria necessary for the Dental Team to decide when to restore the edentulous arch with a fixed detachable, overdenture bar, or overdenture stud prostheses. Learn what information is necessary for treatment planning, such as smile line, dexterity, and more. When and why fixed detachable, fixed removable, overdenture bars, and overdenture studs are indicated and contraindicated. How to communicate this with the patient and educate them on the benefi ts of different restorative options.


Implant-Supported Full Arch Fixed Treatment Options
Ruben Arebalo, Senior Technician
Credit Hours: 1.5
Treatment options covered will be Fixed Detachables with both Titanium and Ceramic Suprastructures, Fixed Detachable with Precision Angled Screw Channels, Fixed Removable, and the new revolutionary Locator FT-x fixed option that does not utilize screws or cement. Review of available attachment systems for fi xed full arch prostheses. Selection of attachments based on patient  parameters. Use of attachments and clinical/laboratory procedures to restore two to eight implants using fi xed full arch therapy.


Implant-Supported and -Retained Full Arch Removable Treatment
Chris Bormes, MICOI
Credit Hours: 2
Treatment options covered will be Overdenture Bars, such as Hader, Plunger Loc, Sagix, and Locator as well as Overdenture Studs, such as Locator RT-x, Clix, Locator, ORings, and Magnets. Review of available attachment systems for overdenture therapy to simply and successfully restore implant supported prostheses. Selection of attachments based on patient parameters. Use of attachments and clinical/laboratory procedures to restore two to eight implants using overdentures. Review pitfalls and how to avoid them.


Ways Fiber Can Benefit the General Practice
Dr. Daniel Lapidus
Credit Hours: 1.5
Not a month goes by that I am not grateful I keep fiber in my standard armamentarium. Our discussion will review the standard procedures that various fibers are designed to be used for such as: denture repairs, splinting teeth and temporary and permanent resin bonded bridges. We will also review how understanding and having fibers available has benefited my practice in ways I did not  predict. You will learn to utilize various fibers for chairside denture repairs. Understand fibers benefits in emergency uses. Be better positioned to utilize fibers for restorative purposes. Understand some of the basic principles of fibers to determine additional uses in your practice.

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Lab Day East: Treatment Planning the Edentulous Arch

Saturday, September 8 from 9:00am-11:00am in Philadelphia, PA

Chris Bormes, MICOI, gives an overview of the theory and criteria necessary for the dental team to decide when and how to restore the edentulous arch with a fixed detachable, overdenture bar or overdenture stud prostheses. Learn what information is necessary for treatment planning, how to communicate this with dental partners, why to choose certain patient-specific treatment modalities and which attachment systems are best for each clinical indication.

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Lab Day East: Implant-Supported, Full-Arch Fixed Treatment Options

Saturday, September 8 from 11:00am - 12:30pm in Philadelphia, PA

 

Chris Bormes, MICOI, discusses how, where, when and why different treatment options are chosen for the edentulous patient. He covers fixed detachable with both titanium and ceramic suprastructures, fixed detachable with Precision Angled Screw Channels, fixed removable and the new FT-x fixed option that doesn’t use screws or cement. Learn which restorative option is best for the patient as well as technical information, troubleshooting and pitfalls to avoid.

Earn 1.5 CE Credits

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Lab Day East: Implant-Supported and -Retained Full-Arch Removable Treatment

Saturday, September 8 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm in Philadelphia, PA

Join Chris Bormes, MICOI, as he covers fixed detachable with both titanium and ceramic suprastructures, fixed detachable with Precision Angled Screw Channels, fixed removable and the new FT-x fixed option that doesn’t use screws or cement. Learn which restorative option is best for the patient as well as technical information, troubleshooting and pitfalls to avoid.

Earn 1.5 CE Credits

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The Golden Age of Dental Technology is Today

Course hosted on Saturday, September 29 by the Midwest Dental Laboratory Association (MDLA) at the Treasure Island Casino & Resort in Welch, Minnesota

Chris Bormes, MICOI has spent over one hundred days over the past year with Dentists and Technicians and shares the industry trends that are leading to this being the next Golden Era of Dental Technology.  Use the information to properly position your Laboratory to take advantage of the increase in demand. Learn how to work with recent graduates and discover what communication skills your clients are looking for from Dental Technicians as the leaders of the Restorative Team.

Earn 1 CE Credit

By registering for this course you are not automatically registered for the exhibition. You must be registered for the exhibition to attend the lecture. Visit the following site to officially register: https://www.mwdentallab.org/exhibition-registration

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