|Date:||Friday, May 10, 2019|
|Location:||UNMC College of Dentistry|
|Instructor:||Dr. Greg Bennett|
|Credits:||6 CE Hours|
Registration Form (Lincoln)
7:45 a.m. (Lincoln)
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
|Location:||College of Dentistry, Lincoln, NE|
|Dr. Greg Bennett|
Dr. Bennett is a graduate of the Oregon Health & Sciences University School of Dentistry. He then completed a one year General Practice Residency at the Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton and is a fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr Bennett served in the US Navy for over 5 years as a dental officer. Dr Bennett joined the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry full time as an Assistant Professor of CADCAM and Digital Dentistry in 2019. Prior to that, he was in private practice in Lincoln as well as a part time instructor at the COD. Dr Bennett has been a member of CEREC study clubs in Honolulu, HI and Lincoln, NE and has completed countless restorations using CAD/CAM technology including the CEREC Redcam, Bluecam, Omnicam and the Planmeca Emerald and Planscan (E4D). Dr Bennett is a strong advocate for CAD/CAM dentistry in its many forms.
No relevant financial relationships exist.
Basic CADCAM for Dental Auxiliary
This course is designed to train modern dental assistants in the foundational skills of CADCAM dentistry. During the course, participants will learn the entire workflow of CADCAM dentistry for single tooth restorations: including scanning, designing, milling, polishing, staining/glazing, infection control as well review the available materials and their benefits. The class will conclude with a review of the common errors and software glitches that are commonly encountered. The class will include both didactic and hands-on experience with the CEREC Omnicam and MCX/MCXL milling units.
Following this course, the participants will be able to:
- Understand the CADCAM workflow
- practice digital scanning on models
- Evaluate digital impressions for successful outcomes.
- Utilize the different design modes (Bio-generic, Bio-copy and Bio-reference)
- Learn and practice basic CAD design principles
- Learn post-mill processing steps and efficient staining/glazing and polishing techniques.
- Learn how to send an impression to the lab or mill the restoration for delivery
- Apply principles of infection control to CADCAM equipment.
Method of Teaching: Lecture/discussion, Hands On
The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry Office of Continuing Education is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.
The college is a member of the American Dental Education Association and the Association for Continuing Dental Education.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry Office of Continuing Education designates this activity for 6 hours of continuing education.