Friday, February 24
11:00 am
11:00 amto 12:45 pm
Creative Edge: Non-Precious is Becoming the Alloy of Choice!

Dr. Roland Strietzel and Martin Schmid, CDT, cover corrosion, bond strength, biocompatibility, production methods and technical tips.

2 Scientific CDT credits
Saturday, March 31
8:00 am
8:00 amto 8:50 am
Create Gradation in Chroma, L* Value and Translucency for Full Contour Zirconia Utilizing a Quick, Single-Dip Color Method

Based on the science of new color liquids and advanced zirconia materials, Ryan Gillespie demonstrates a fast and simple method to infuse more life and beauty into your full contour restorations and watch them come a "Live".

1 Scientific CDT credit
8:00 amto 8:50 am
Secrets to Success for CAD/CAM Integration

Mike Hennessy, CDT, explains exactly how you can benefit from in-house milling. Learn the true challenges and benefits of integrating CAD/CAM technology into daily production from an Origin equipment owner. Ask questions, interact and take away the right knowledge to succeed in the dental industry today.

1 Scientific CDT credit
8:00 amto 9:00 am
Zirconia or Lithium Disilicate: 2012 Materials Update for All-Ceramic Restorations

Kimiyo Sawyer, RDT, covers full contour zirconia and porcelain veneered zirconia crowns, e.max crowns and CAD/CAM-fabricated custom zirconia abutments. She presents detailed information of all-ceramic materials and recommends how to achieve the most successful restorations on a case-by-case basis. This...

1 Scientific CDT credit
8:00 amto 10:00 am
Everything You Need to Know About Bar Attachments

This course features the proper selection and fabrication of implant bars including cast, milled or milled with attachment using these systems: Hader, Dolder, Round, Tapered Bars. Tom Bormes discusses what information you need in order to determine the best bar system and type for each individual case....

2 Scientific CDT credits
8:00 amto 10:00 am
Lean & Green Partial Department

Elmer Rose, CDT, offers simple yet innovative techniques and procedures to make your partial department more efficient. Concentrating on duplicating, investing and burnout, he helps you save the environment as well as partial denture framework fabrication time.

2 Scientific credits
8:00 amto 10:00 am
Cercon® ht

Nelson Ochoa, CDT, explains how to fabricate Cercon ht full contour zirconia crowns, including designing with a CAD scanner.

2 Scientific CDT credits
8:00 amto 10:45 am
Wanna Be a CDT? Take Your Written Exams at LAB DAY East (hosted by LMT)

Technicians interested in becoming a Certified Dental Technician (CDT) can take one or both of the required written exams at LMT LAB DAY East. The Comprehensive Exam is from 8:00am-10:45am and the Spe

8:00 amto 12:30 pm
The New Esthetic Concepts and Possibilities: The Slight Edge

Effective communication is a primary skill in any business endeavor, and never more important than in the practice of esthetic dentistry. Pinhas Adar, CDT, MDT, addresses effective methods of communicating esthetic smile design solutions through Trial Smiles and temporary restorations. For both technicians...

4.5 Scientific CDT credits
9:00 am
9:00 amto 9:50 am
The New ORIGIN Intelligence2: Design and Fabrication of Affordable and Precise In-house Milling of Titanium Custom Implant Abutments (C&B)

Bring the power of CAD/CAM to your laboratory with a low-cost, high-value system that provides all the necessary tools for fabricating crowns, bridges, implant abutments and Origin LIVETM Full Contour Zirconia. James Campbell and Jesse Madsen show how easy it is to use and even easier to own the Origin...

1 Scientific CDT credit
9:00 amto 9:50 am
Success in Designing and Processing Titanium Restorations

Tim Tyndall, CDT, answers the question, "Why titanium?" and addresses what has changed to make it the PFM of choice. He also discusses the myth vs. reality, the steps to successfully design and process titanium substructures, and an easy method for titanium porcelain application that creates lifelike...

1 Scientific CDT credit
9:00 amto 10:00 am
Perfecting Esthetics in Anterior Single Restorations: Art and Science of Internal Live Stain Techniques

Aki Yoshida, RDT, offers step-by-step procedures for fabricating the porcelain build-up map; adjusting hue, chroma and value after first bake; and verifying color reproduction for all-ceramic restorations. He provides new insights on the integration of color science and art.

1 Scientific CDT credit
9:00 amto 10:00 am
Dentures on Implants—Featuring NobelProcera CAD/CAM "Implant Bar on Overdentures"

Thomas Wade, CDT, explains the various bar options available within the NobelProcera System with special focus on CAD/CAM custom designing of implant titanium bars. Other topics include diagnostic considerations for adequate restorative space, number of implants and implant location, current computer...

9:00 amto 10:15 am
inLab Software 4.0—General Overview and Software Tools Utilization

Thomas Nieting, CDT, provides inLab Software 4.0 training.

9:30 amto 10:30 am
Natural Esthetics Made Practical with Full Contour Zirconia

Presented by Terry McQuiston, CDT.

9:30 amto 10:30 am
LAVA™ Design 7 Software Interactive Demonstrations (Try it Yourself!)

Presented by Cezar Jadak, CDT, MDT.

9:30 amto 10:30 am
Bring Your Zirconia to Life

Presented by John Nacerino, CDT, MDT.

9:30 amto 10:30 am
Control by Design: Success with Metal or Zirconia Substructures

Presented by Keyon Jack, CDT, MDT.

10:00 am
10:00 amto 10:50 am
Create Gradation in Chroma, L* Value and Translucency for Full Contour Zirconia Utilizing a Quick, Single-Dip Color Method

Based on the science of new color liquids and advanced zirconia materials, Ryan Gillespie demonstrates a fast and simple method to infuse more life and beauty into your full contour restorations and watch them come a "Live".

1 Scientific CDT credit
10:00 amto 10:50 am
Secrets to Success for CAD/CAM Integration

Mike Hennessy, CDT, explains exactly how you can benefit from in-house milling. Learn the true challenges and benefits of integrating CAD/CAM technology into daily production from an Origin equipment owner. Ask questions, interact and take away the right knowledge to succeed in the dental industry today.

1 Scientific CDT credit
10:00 amto 11:00 am
Stud Attachment-Retained Overdentures--Implant and Root Retained

Tom and Chris Bormes present an overview of most major stud precision attachment systems--including Locator, Preci Ball, Preci Clix, "O" Rings, Ceka and SpheroFlex--and how to select one for individual cases. Learn what information you need from the dentist, step-by-step fabrication and processing procedures,...

1 Scientific CDT credit
10:30 amto 12:30 pm
Digital Dentistry in Today's Dental Laboratory

Lars Hansson discusses the latest abutment design software and digital dentistry. He addresses treatment planning using CBCT, tissue management from implant design to the emergence profile, as well as how to make the laboratory profitable and streamline production in any size lab.

2 Scientific credits
10:30 amto 12:30 pm
Argen Hi-Tech Solutions

From digitally designed and manufactured copings to advanced lower gold alloys, Argen has solutions for the modern dental lab that are cost effective and fit either in traditional or digital workflow patterns. Learn from the alloy leader about digitally delivered copings, new and improved Captek Advanced...

2 Scientific CDT credits
10:30 amto 12:30 pm
Update on Infection Control & Overview of OSHA & FDA Require Practices--Is Your Lab Prepared?

In today's regulatory world, the government is checking to ensure compliance more than ever before. Are you prepared? It's not unusual for companies to receive fines following an FDA or OSHA visit. In this informative lecture that can save a laboratory thousands of dollars, Les Hochhauser covers changes...

2 Regulatory Standards credits
10:30 amto 12:30 pm
100% Zirconia--The Prettau Bridge

Alessandro Cucchiaro, MDT, discusses the characteristics of zirconia and his experiences with it, including the technical and physical features of the missing axis and milling strategies and their impact on results. He also presents Zirkonzahn's most popular invention, the Prettau Bridge, a 100% zirconia...

2 Scientific CDT credits
10:30 amto 12:30 pm
The Complete Guide to Setting and Processing Implant Overdentures

Dennis Urban, CDT, teaches how to set denture teeth for complete implant overdentures with various occlusal schemes, including lingualized occlusion. He discusses the most accurate methods for processing and finishing and all aspects of proper case planning and communication.

2 Scientific CDT credits
10:45 amto 12:00 pm
inLab Software 4.0—Multiple Unit Anterior Case

Thomas Nieting, CDT, provides inLab Software 4.0 training.

11:00 am
11:00 amto 11:50 am
The New ORIGIN Intelligence2: Design and Fabrication of Affordable and Precise In-house Milling of Titanium Custom Implant Abutments (C&B)

Bring the power of CAD/CAM to your laboratory with a low-cost, high-value system that provides all the necessary tools for fabricating crowns, bridges, implant abutments and Origin LIVETM Full Contour Zirconia. James Campbell and Jesse Madsen show how easy it is to use and even easier to own the Origin...

1 Scientific CDT credit
11:00 amto 11:50 am
Success in Designing and Processing Titanium Restorations

Tim Tyndall, CDT, answers the question, "Why titanium?" and addresses what has changed to make it the PFM of choice. He also discusses the myth vs. reality, the steps to successfully design and process titanium substructures, and an easy method for titanium porcelain application that creates lifelike...

1 Scientific CDT credit
11:00 amto 12:00 pm
Fiber is Good For You!

Learn and understand the real science of glass fiber reinforcement and strengthening and eliminate all the misconceptions and misunderstandings about reinforcement. Tom Bormes discusses what really works and why, and shows how you can increase your product offerings, sales and profits with polymer bonded...

1 Scientific CDT credit
11:00 amto 12:00 pm
Dentures on Implants—Featuring NobelProcera CAD/CAM "Implant Bar on Overdentures"

Thomas Wade, CDT, explains the various bar options available within the NobelProcera System with special focus on CAD/CAM custom designing of implant titanium bars. Other topics include diagnostic considerations for adequate restorative space, number of implants and implant location, current computer...

11:30 amto 12:30 pm
LAVA™ Design 7 Software Interactive Demonstrations (Try it Yourself!)

Presented by Cezar Jadak, CDT, MDT.

11:30 amto 12:30 pm
Using Full-Contour Zirconia to Create Predictable Results

Presented by Terry McQuiston, CDT.

12:00 pm
12:00 pmto 12:50 pm
Secrets to Success for CAD/CAM Integration

Mike Hennessy, CDT, explains exactly how you can benefit from in-house milling. Learn the true challenges and benefits of integrating CAD/CAM technology into daily production from an Origin equipment owner. Ask questions, interact and take away the right knowledge to succeed in the dental industry today.

1 Scientific CDT credit
12:00 pmto 12:50 pm
Create Gradation in Chroma, L* Value and Translucency for Full Contour Zirconia Utilizing a Quick, Single-Dip Color Method

Based on the science of new color liquids and advanced zirconia materials, Ryan Gillespie demonstrates a fast and simple method to infuse more life and beauty into your full contour restorations and watch them come a "Live".

1 Scientific CDT credit
12:00 pmto 1:30 pm
Wanna Be a CDT? Take Your Written Exams at LAB DAY East (hosted by LMT)

Technicians interested in becoming a Certified Dental Technician (CDT) can take one or both of the required written exams at LMT LAB DAY East. The Comprehensive Exam is from 8:00am-10:45am and the Spe

1:00 pm
1:00 pmto 1:50 pm
Success in Designing and Processing Titanium Restorations

Tim Tyndall, CDT, answers the question, "Why titanium?" and addresses what has changed to make it the PFM of choice. He also discusses the myth vs. reality, the steps to successfully design and process titanium substructures, and an easy method for titanium porcelain application that creates lifelike...

1 Scientific CDT credit
1:00 pmto 1:50 pm
The New ORIGIN Intelligence2: Design and Fabrication of Affordable and Precise In-house Milling of Titanium Custom Implant Abutments (C&B)

Bring the power of CAD/CAM to your laboratory with a low-cost, high-value system that provides all the necessary tools for fabricating crowns, bridges, implant abutments and Origin LIVETM Full Contour Zirconia. James Campbell and Jesse Madsen show how easy it is to use and even easier to own the Origin...

1 Scientific CDT credit
1:00 pmto 2:00 pm
Dentures on Implants—Featuring NobelProcera CAD/CAM "Implant Bar on Overdentures"

Thomas Wade, CDT, explains the various bar options available within the NobelProcera System with special focus on CAD/CAM custom designing of implant titanium bars. Other topics include diagnostic considerations for adequate restorative space, number of implants and implant location, current computer...

1:00 pmto 2:00 pm
LAVA™ Design 7 Software Interactive Demonstrations (Try it Yourself!)

Presented by Cezar Jadak, CDT, MDT.

1:00 pmto 2:15 pm
inLab Software 4.0—General Overview and Software Tools Utilization

Thomas Nieting, CDT, provides inLab Software 4.0 training.

1:00 pmto 3:00 pm
The Makeup of Today's Dental Alloys: What Makes Them Tick?

Frank Munzenmayer, CDT, addresses how dental alloys differ from one manufacturer to another, physical properties and the influence of elements on alloys. He explains why the Swiss are "the Champions of Accurate Fit" and why Swiss alloy manufacturing technology produces superior alloys. He also discusses...

2 Scientific CDT credits
1:00 pmto 3:00 pm
Functional Tooth Art for Removable Dentures

Arian Deutsch, CDT, offers an easy, systematic model analysis concept that provides important information for the ideal tooth setup taking into consideration the respective atrophy of the jaws without the use of complex devices, instruments or a specific type of articulator. He covers ideal positioning...

2 Scientific CDT credits
1:00 pmto 3:00 pm
How to Execute an All On Four Prosthesis

In this exciting lecture, Craig Nelson, AAS, CDT, gives participants the best overview of the All On Four procedure, including treatment planning, 3D data, guided surgery and techniques for temporary

2 Scientific CDT credits
1:00 pmto 3:00 pm
Cercon® ht

Nelson Ochoa, CDT, explains how to fabricate Cercon ht full contour zirconia crowns, including designing with a CAD scanner.

2 Scientific CDT credits
1:00 pmto 3:00 pm
CFS Flexible Partial

Joaquin Bravo familiarizes both experienced and non-experienced technicians in the development of a CFS Flexible Partial, including finishing, polishing and repairs.

1:00 pmto 3:00 pm
Handling the New Generation of C&B Materials

Martin Schmid, CDT, discusses alternative ways to sprue and invest CAD/CAM resin/wax; different micron-sized aluminum oxides that have positive effects on cleaning the surface and increasing the bondi

2 Scientific CDT credits
1:00 pmto 3:00 pm
Overdentures--Some New Innovations

James Ellison, CDT, covers new essential innovations in implant overdenture technique and marketing. Both root- and implant-supported overdentures are discussed from the biomechanical as well as clinical aspect, including both stud and bar systems. In addition, the area of immediate load implant retained overdentures is explored.

2 Scientific CDT credits
1:30 pmto 2:30 pm
Natural Esthetics Made Practical with Full Contour Zirconia

Presented by Terry McQuiston, CDT.

1:30 pmto 2:30 pm
Esthetics by Design: The Partnership of Art and Technology

Presented by Peter Pizzi, CDT, MDT.

1:30 pmto 2:30 pm
Control by Design: Success with Metal or Zirconia Substructures

Presented by Keyon Jack, CDT, MDT.

2:00 pm
2:00 pmto 2:50 pm
Create Gradation in Chroma, L* Value and Translucency for Full Contour Zirconia Utilizing a Quick, Single-Dip Color Method

Based on the science of new color liquids and advanced zirconia materials, Ryan Gillespie demonstrates a fast and simple method to infuse more life and beauty into your full contour restorations and watch them come a "Live".

1 Scientific CDT credit
2:00 pmto 2:50 pm
Secrets to Success for CAD/CAM Integration

Mike Hennessy, CDT, explains exactly how you can benefit from in-house milling. Learn the true challenges and benefits of integrating CAD/CAM technology into daily production from an Origin equipment owner. Ask questions, interact and take away the right knowledge to succeed in the dental industry today.

1 Scientific CDT credit
2:45 pmto 4:00 pm
inLab Software 4.0—Custom Abutments with inLab 4.0

Thomas Nieting, CDT, provides inLab Software 4.0 training.

3:00 pm
3:00 pmto 3:50 pm
Success in Designing and Processing Titanium Restorations

Tim Tyndall, CDT, answers the question, "Why titanium?" and addresses what has changed to make it the PFM of choice. He also discusses the myth vs. reality, the steps to successfully design and process titanium substructures, and an easy method for titanium porcelain application that creates lifelike...

1 Scientific CDT credit
3:00 pmto 3:50 pm
The New ORIGIN Intelligence2: Design and Fabrication of Affordable and Precise In-house Milling of Titanium Custom Implant Abutments (C&B)

Bring the power of CAD/CAM to your laboratory with a low-cost, high-value system that provides all the necessary tools for fabricating crowns, bridges, implant abutments and Origin LIVETM Full Contour Zirconia. James Campbell and Jesse Madsen show how easy it is to use and even easier to own the Origin...

1 Scientific CDT credit
3:00 pmto 4:00 pm
Natural Esthetics Made Practical with Full Contour Zirconia

Presented by Terry McQuiston, CDT.

3:00 pmto 4:00 pm
LAVA™ Design 7 Software Interactive Demonstrations (Try it Yourself!)

Presented by Cezar Jadak, CDT, MDT.

3:00 pmto 4:00 pm
Dentures on Implants—Featuring NobelProcera CAD/CAM "Implant Bar on Overdentures"

Thomas Wade, CDT, explains the various bar options available within the NobelProcera System with special focus on CAD/CAM custom designing of implant titanium bars. Other topics include diagnostic considerations for adequate restorative space, number of implants and implant location, current computer...

3:00 pmto 4:00 pm
Bring Your Zirconia to Life

Presented by John Nacerino, CDT, MDT.

3:00 pmto 5:00 pm
How to Execute an All On Four Prosthesis

In this exciting lecture, Craig Nelson, AAS, CDT, gives participants the best overview of the All On Four procedure, including treatment planning, 3D data, guided surgery and techniques for temporary

2 Scientific CDT credits
3:30 pmto 4:30 pm
Non-Precious is Becoming the Alloy of Choice!

Martin Schmid, CDT, covers corrosion, bond strength, biocompatibility, production methods and technical tips. Learn how non-precious alloys can offer both higher profits and increase quality in your C

1 Scientific CDT credit
3:30 pmto 5:30 pm
Raising the Bar: An Implant Bar Technique that Eliminates Casting, Soldering, Welding & Milling

With a track record of over 2,100 placements and a 99.3% success rate, the Cendres+Métaux Stress Free Implant (SFI) Bar technique is an innovative solution for removable dentures on implants; it can be used in both jaws and for newly fabricated as well as pre-existing dentures. In his Powerpoint and...

2 Scientific credits
4:00 pm
4:00 pmto 4:50 pm
Create Gradation in Chroma, L* Value and Translucency for Full Contour Zirconia Utilizing a Quick, Single-Dip Color Method

Based on the science of new color liquids and advanced zirconia materials, Ryan Gillespie demonstrates a fast and simple method to infuse more life and beauty into your full contour restorations and watch them come a "Live".

1 Scientific CDT credit
4:00 pmto 4:50 pm
Secrets to Success for CAD/CAM Integration

Mike Hennessy, CDT, explains exactly how you can benefit from in-house milling. Learn the true challenges and benefits of integrating CAD/CAM technology into daily production from an Origin equipment owner. Ask questions, interact and take away the right knowledge to succeed in the dental industry today.

1 Scientific CDT credit
4:00 pmto 5:00 pm
Total Prosthetics in Functional and Unique Implant Solutions

Arian Deutsch, CDT, discusses unique implant solutions including the Marius Bridge and implant-supported restorations utilizing 0° telescopic fixtures. The advantages of using fully anatomical teeth made of a material improved for durability and stability are also explored.

1 Scientific CDT credit