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Inside Dental Technology
August 2019
Volume 10, Issue 8

Improve Your Strategy with Workshops and Courses

Come learn how to advance your laboratory's business in breakout sessions and hands-on workshops at the IDT International Digital Denture Symposium on September 27-28 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta, Georgia. Each symposium attendee may select one course in each of three breakout sessions-two on the afternoon of the first day, and one the morning of the second day. Seating is limited in all sessions.

3D Printing

Attendees interested in 3D printing have a number of courses from which to choose, including:

• "Printing Dentures Testing Overview and Clinical Aspects," with Brian Goodacre, DDS

• "Clinical Readiness for 3D Printing and Laboratory Collaboration with Technical Q&A," with Stephen Wagner, DDS; Jerry Kaizer, CDT; and Dan Ammon, PhD

• "3D Printed Dentures in a Multi-Practice Environment"

• "Optimize Your Digital Denture Workflow," with Adrienne Slevin

• "3D Printing over an Implant-Retained Substructure," with Jeremy Wohlers, CDT

• "High-Speed Biocompatible 3D Printing Solutions for Dental," with Rik Jacobs

• "3D Printing: The Journey to Digital Dentures," with Daxton Grubb and Chris Waldrop

Scan and Design

For those interested in scanning and CAD, several courses are available, including:

• "Denture Workflow with a New Intraoral Scanner," with Frankie Acosta

• "The Latest Innovations in Scanning, CAD Software, and Manufacturing for Digital Dentures," with Rune Fisker, PhD

• "Digital Denture Design: 1 Year in Review," with Rob Laizure Jr.


Hybrid implant prosthetics will be covered in depth as well. Courses focusing on implants include:

• "Monolithic Hybrids/Bar-in-Puck," with Sundeep Rawal, DMD

• "The Digital Denture That Is Your Surgical Guide," with Stephen F. Balshi, MBE

• "Advanced Case Design: Featuring Smile Enhancement Appliances and Unilaterals for Implants," with Kris Schermerhorn, CDT

• "Understanding Digital Design and Workflow for Full-Arch Guided Reconstruction," with BJ Kowalski


Workflows and best practices in the laboratory and dental practice will be covered in various other courses, including:

• "Digital Production for Flexibles and Metal-Free Partial Alternatives," with Kris Schermerhorn, CDT

• "High Value in Digital Dentures: Jumpstart Your Removables Department," with Arian Deutsch, CDT, CPD

• "Digital Denture Workflows: Unlimited Options," with Richard Zimmermann, DDS

• "Clinical Workflow Options for Digital Complete Denture Success," with Nadim Baba, DMD, MSD

• "Embracing Emerging Digital Denture Fabrication with Traditional Best Practices," with Marc Wagenseil, DD

• "Go Digital: Denture Systems to Reduce Chair Time and Enhance Your Patient Satisfaction," with Arian Deutsch, CDT, CPD

Hands-On Workshops

For the first time, optional 3-hour hands-on workshops will be available on Saturday from 2 PM to 5 PM. An additional cost of $75 is associated with each workshop. The courses include:

• "Design Your Digital Denture in the Cloud," with Valerie McMillan, DDS, MS

• "Applying Class 1/2/3 Approaches for Digital Dentures," with Robert Kreyer, CDT

• Experience the Full 3D Printed Denture Workflow," with Andrew Johnston, CDT

• A fourth workshop that will be announced shortly

For the complete agenda and lists of breakout sessions and hands-on workshops, see the insert between pages 32 and 33 of this issue. For more information and to register for the symposium and/or a hands-on workshop, go to

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