Creating Functional Smiles

Seminar content:

This course is designed to help you understand how to perform the steps that can create functional smiles where ABB, (Align, bleach and bond) can be used, not only to improve appearance, but to improve function, guidance and gain better long term occlusal stability in your cases. 

The use of the Dahl principle can also be combined to carry out interceptive restorative treatments in wear cases that can give many more of your patients a chance to avoid tooth preparations and be far more affordable too.

Topics:

  • Lecture topics
    • How landmark points and correct analysis can guarantee no risk of flaring and total unrivalled control of the anterior occlusion and canine guidance. 
    • Restorative sequencing for cases involving orthodontics, crowns and veneers.  
    • The use of sectional expanders and force directors for careful pre-restorative movements to gain local space. 
    • Detailed case studies involving long term follow up of restorative and orthodontic cases 
    Practical hands-on topics
    • Dahl Principle in orthodontics 
    • Dahl principle as a direct splint and to gain space 
    • Simple Edge Bonding via the reverse triangle technique 
    • Occlusal Functional Landmark points 
    • Digitally planned tooth shaping for truly Aesthetic orthodontics

About the Presenters

presenter

Dr Tif Qureshi qualified from King’s College London in the UK in 1992 and is a partner at Dental Elegance in Sidcup, Kent where he practices minimally invasive cosmetic and restorative dentistry. He have a special interest in simple orthodontics using removable appliances and is the first dentist in the world to use the Inman Aligner as a major tool for cosmetic and functional dentistry.


Presently, Dr Qureshi has completed over 2000 cases using simple orthodontic methods as a stand alone treatment and to align teeth before further restorations. 

Dr Tif Qureshi has 25 years experience in using the Dahl principle and understands when and when not to use it, with large numbers of case follow ups . He also pioneered the concept of Progressive Smile Design through Alignment Bleaching, and Bonding his aspiration is to change the way aesthetic and functional dentistry is approached and practiced by moving more general dental practitioners towards simple orthodontics and ethical techniques that facilitate minimally or noninvasive dentistry. His goal is to widen the accessibility of aesthetic and quality dentistry to far more patients through the education of far more dentists, through an honest and ethical approach to dentistry.

He has been the President of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry in 2012 and was on the Board of Directors since its inception in 2003. He also sits on the Editorial Board of Dental Update, one of Europe’s leading Peer reviewed journals.

Requirements

Cost: Member price $990 (dentists)
          Non-member price $1,188 
CPD Hours: 7

Location

NSW

Venue

Centre for Professional Development 1 Atchison Street ST LEONARDS NSW

Dates and times

Wednesday 15 Nov 2017

8:30AM - 5:00PM

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