Clinical Training

Our successful Clinical Training events are back for 2019, with a range of new lectures

This series offers four different lectures by speakers who are leading experts in their fields. 

  • Complete Composites
  • An Introduction to Facial Aesthetics 
  • Root 2 Crown Solutions
  • Digital Workflows in Modern Cosmetic Dentistry


Further information and dates can be found below.

  

Cost per delegate (excluding VAT)

Number of Denplan patients registered at practice Cost
 0-99   £100 
100-499 25% discount  £75
500+  50% discount £50 

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Clinical Training

Times

9:30am to 5:00pm

CPD hours

6

Suitable for

All clinical members of the practice

Course information


Dr. Louis Mackenzie - Complete Composites

Biography

Louis Mackenzie is a GDP working in Birmingham and is a clinical lecturer at the University of Birmingham School of dentistry and in the postgraduate department at King’s college London.  He delivers lectures nationally and internationally on direct and indirect restorative techniques, minimally invasive dentistry and clinical photography and runs a series of popular hands-on courses.  He is a member of the editorial board of Dental Update journal, is academic lead of the University of Birmingham’s Master’s program in Restorative Dentistry and is the head of clinical training at Simplyhealth Professionals

Course Content

This hands-on course will provide a theoretical update and practical training on the latest materials, equipment and evidence-based clinical techniques for the restoration of posterior and anterior teeth with direct composite restorations.

Aims and Objectives

By the end of this course delegates will be able to demonstrate knowledge, understanding and practical clinical skill in the following subject areas:

• Case selection for direct composites
• Posterior and anterior tooth anatomy
• Shade selection
• Isolation and adhesion
• Minimally invasive cavity preparation techniques
• Isolation and adhesion
• Matrix techniques
• Placement and shaping techniques 
• Bulk-fill materials 
• Polychromatic layering
• Fissure staining
• Finishing and polishing techniques


Development outcomes

By the end of this lecture delegates will be able to enhance patient care by optimising all clinical stages of anterior composite procedures. This lecture is designed to provide educational content conforming to the General Dental Council’s development outcome C (Maintenance and development of knowledge and skill within your field of practice).

This Simplyhealth Professionals hands-on course is brought to you in partnership with Kulzer and NSK

Dr Sunny Lathar BDS MFGDP(UK) PGDip NSFA (UCLan) - An Introduction to Facial Aesthetics  

Biography

Sunny Lathar is a GDP in Ormskirk, Lancashire. He qualified from Liverpool University in 1987  and gained his membership to the FGDP in 2006. An interest in the developing domain of Facial Aesthetics led to being one of the first 4 Clinicians in the country to have a University accredited qualification in that field in 2011.

Course Content

This course is aimed at practitioners who want to further their interest in the growing discipline of Facial Aesthetics. The course is an intensive full-day program and features video demonstrations of patient treatment.

Aims and Objectives

By the end of the course delegates will be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding a comprehensive range of aspects relating to facial aesthetics including:

• History of Facial Aesthetics
• Patient Assessment
• Body Dysmorphic Syndrome
• Diagnosis
• Treatment Planning, documenting Facial Aesthetic procedures, record keeping and photography
• Pharmacology of toxins and dermal fillers
• Indications, consent and medico-legal issues relating to Facial Aesthetics
• Complications and correctional measures
• Ethical Marketing

Development outcomes

By the end of this course patients will be able to enhance patient care by being able to understand and explain all aspects of contemporary facial aesthetics. Course content is designed to conform to GDC learning outcomes: A (Patient communication) and C (Maintenance and development of clinical skills)


Dr Mahul Patel, Dr Luca Moranzoni and Dr Jon Cowie - Root 2 Crown Solutions

Biographies

Dr Jon Cowie  BDS, DIP ENDO, MCLINDENT (Endo)


Jon is a GDC registered specialist in endodontics, having completed his formal specialist training at King’s College London. He works in a specialist endodontic referral practice in Bristol and also The Circus Dental Practice in Bath which is his main referral hub. Prior to specialising, Jon spent time in NHS and mixed general practice. He works most of the week in practice and has been accepting referrals for many years. Jon is heavily involved in dental education as a founder of Contemporary Endodontics. Jon runs bespoke, small group, endodontic training courses around the UK, working in partnership with other leading clinicians. Jon is a UK Key Opinion Leader for Dentsply Sirona. Aside from this he is involved with foundation dentist training, postgraduate teaching at Bristol Dental School and clinical teaching for the MSc in Endodontics at King’s College.


Dr Luca Moranzoni BDS (Hons) MFDS RCSEd MClinDent


Dr Luca Moranzoni is a GDC registered specialist in endodontics, having completed his formal specialist training at The Eastman Dental Institute. He works in a specialist endodontic referral practice in Bristol and also The Circus Dental Practice in Bath which is his main referral hub. Prior to specialising, Luca spent time in NHS and mixed general practice. He works most of the week in practice and has been accepting referrals for many years. Luca is heavily involved in dental education as a founder of Contemporary Endodontics. He also runs bespoke, small group, endodontic courses around the UK, working in partnership with other leading clinicians. Luca is a UK Key Opinion Leaders for Dentsply Sirona. Aside from this he is involved with foundation dentist training, postgraduate teaching at Bristol Dental Hospital and clinical teaching for the MSc in Endodontics at King’s College, London.

Dr Mahul Patel BDS (Lond); MJDF RCS (Eng); MSc RDP (Lond); MSc ConsDent (Lond); MPros RCS (Ed)

Mahul graduated from Guy's, King's and St Thomas' School of Dentistry in 2002 and gained membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2009. He completed two Master’s degrees at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute in Restorative Dental Practice (2010) and Conservative Dentistry (2012). The latter was awarded with Distinction and the 3M ESPE post-graduate prize for excellence in clinical and academic achievement. He then gained Membership in Prosthodontics at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (2014). His  clinical  and  research  interests  include  aesthetic  and  implant  dentistry,  endodontics, treatment of advanced tooth wear and the behaviour of restorative dental materials. He has presented at local, national and international levels and is a member of The British Society for Restorative Dentistry and International College of Prosthodontists. In addition, Mahul is a Visiting Lecturer at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute and a Prosthodontist at King’s College Dental Hospital.


Course content 

Simplyhealth Professionals in partnership with DentsplySirona present a brand new, innovative, endo/restorative hands-on course. The program is designed to help delegates optimise advanced endodontic treatment and the restoration of endodontically treated teeth. The three specialist speakers will describe the connections between every clinical stage, from treatment planning, through root canal therapy to the final restoration of function and aesthetics, providing step-by-step solutions using the latest materials, equipment and clinical techniques. 

The full-day course will be divided into morning and afternoon sessions, with delegates rotating at lunchtime. The endodontic lecture/hands-on session will be delivered by Dr Jon Cowie and Dr Luca Moranzoni and the restorative session will be delivered by Dr Mahul Patel.


Aims and objectives

Endodontic Session:

By the end of his session delegates will be able to demonstrate knowledge, understanding and practical skill in the following subject areas:

• Endodontic assessment and endo/restorative treatment planning 
• Evidence-based selection of the latest endodontic materials and equipment
• Restoratively driven access cavity preparation
• Glide path creation as a key driver for successful endodontic treatment
• Contemporary, heat-treated, NiTi files (including WaveOne™ Gold and WaveOne™ Gold Glider)
• The benefits of rotary NiTi for tackling cases of increased complexity in practice
• Modern irrigation techniques to facilitate better cleaning
• Obturation and sealers with a focus on the benefits of a thermoplasticised gutta-percha and Gutta-Core

Restorative Session:


By the end of his session delegates will be able to demonstrate knowledge, understanding and practical skill in the following subject areas:

• Assessment of structurally compromised, endodontically treated teeth.
• Contemporary restorative materials (including indications and limitations)
• Clinical decision making (illustrated with clinical case examples)
• Direct and indirect restoration of vital and non-vital teeth

Development outcomes

By the end of this hands-on course delegates will be able to enhance patient care by optimising all clinical stages of advanced root canal therapy and of the restoration of endodontically treated teeth. This course is designed to provide educational content conforming to the General Dental Council’s development outcome C (Maintenance and development of knowledge and skill within your field of practice).

This Simplyhealth Professionals hands-on course is brought to you in partnership with Dentsply Sirona

Dr Simon Chard - Digital Workflows in Modern Cosmetic Dentistry

Biography

Dr Simon Chard BDS(Hons) BSc(Hons) qualified with Honours from King's College London Dental Institute. He has a practice limited to cosmetic and implant dentistry at Rothley Lodge Dental Practice just outside of London, which he co-owns with his wife Dr Meghan Chard.

Simon sits on the board of directors for the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and has a strong focus towards achieving optimal aesthetic results utilising minimally invasive techniques. 

Simon is one of the foremost key opinion leaders for digital dentistry in the UK, lecturing both nationally and internationally on digital workflows in cosmetic, orthodontic and implant dentistry.

Course Content

Digital dentistry is the future of our profession, if you don’t already have an intra-oral scanner you will do soon. As an industry leader on this topic Dr Chard will give an illustration on how incorporating digital technology into your clinical practice can revolutionise the way you look after your patients. He will cover the uses of digital intra-oral scanning and chairside milling in restorative, orthodontic and implant dentistry using CEREC Primescan and Omnicam. Delegates will have the opportunity to get hands-on with designing and milling their own chairside ceramic restorations.

Aims and Objectives

    • Understand how developing the digital examination within your practice can drive an incredible patient journey and USP for your practice.
    • See how same-day chairside restorations with cerec primescan and omnicam can help you provide predictable, aesthetic and stress free dentistry!
    • Uses of chairside milling in restorative, orthodontic and guided implant dentistry  
    • See how 3D printing, face scanners, DSD and digital wax ups can streamline your workflows and help guide beautiful CAD/CAM restorations     


Development outcomes

By the end of this course delegates will have a developed a full understanding of the benefits of incorporating digital technology into their daily clinical practice. Including scanning techniques, material selection, preparation techniques and workflows for milled monolithic ceramic, hybrid, PMMA and indirect composite restorations.



Dates & locations

Event name Date Venue Region Price
Clinical Training - Digital Workflows in Modern Cosmetic Dentistry, Weybridge 23rd Nov 2019 Dentsply Sirona HQ, Weybridge South East £50-£100 Request a place