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October 22nd - 23rd, 2012
CAD/CAM Workshop featuring Sirona inLab covers how to produce more consistent and esthetic restorations using IPS e.max and IPS Empress CAD materials.
Introduction to CAD/CAM Featuring Sirona inLab is a prerequisite.
- Approved for 14 CE
- Call Carrie Mills: 800-533-6825, ext. 4363
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This two day e.max Workshop is designed to provide advanced layering concepts for individuals who are working with...See more lithium disilicate restorations. This course, which features IPS e.max Press or CAD substructures, has been developed for ceramists that are experienced in the fabrication of All-Ceramic restorations and ready to take their build-ups to the next level of esthetics. Attendees will fabricate an 8-unit smile design case restoring a combination of crowns and veneers. Esthetic layering techniques will be accomplished by using a variety of IPS e.max Ceram materials. Topics covered will include: Lithium disilicate material science Smile design principles Ingot or block selection criteria Processing techniques for all-ceramic restorations Preparing lithium disilicate frameworks for layering ceramics Esthetic layering with e.max ceramic materials Creating natural contours and surface texture Proper shading and glazing techniques Preparation for cementation Note: Pre-course work is required for this course
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According to LMT's 2013 Dentist Survey, lab owners are sometimes hesitant to raise their fees, fearful of losing the account. Yet 53% of dentists surveyed feel its reasonable for a laboratory to increase prices once a year by an average of 3.3%. Twenty-nine percent think an increase—an average of 4.6—every two years is more acceptable.
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