Hands-On Demonstrations

By VITA North America

For more information, call 800-828-3839, ext. 238

Note: This seminar is from a past LAB DAY show

Each of these ongoing demonstrations earns one scientific CDT credit.

Ceramics Unmasked: Rich Pavlak, MDT, offers this comprehensive porcelain demonstration for technicians who want to become more knowledgeable ceramists and aspire to become a top ceramist. He covers proper handling of substructures, anterior and posterior bridges, light and shadow, color and contrast, material usage, porcelain margins, internal and external custom effects, "Dynamic Veneers," "No Grind Occlusion" and more.

Profit with Removable Dentures: Dennis Urban, CDT, focuses on the most successful techniques in removable denture fabrication today, including implant overdenture designs, denture characterization and proper setup techniques. He introduces a new and exciting denture tooth design and teaches how removables can be set up to appear as natural teeth. Material science and application and the communication between dentist, technician, and patient are all key topics.

Profitable Restorations Using Milled Solutions: Felix Pages, CDT, demonstrates how to properly prepare titanium and cobalt chromium frameworks and the application of VITA® porcelains. He emphasizes key aspects to a successful restoration, including alloy preparation, bonder application and furnace thermodynamics. NobelProcera™ has the substructure solutions and VITA porcelains are the needed artistic porcelain solution to create natural-looking metal ceramic restorations.This demonstration is for those technicians looking to market their ceramic services in new and innovative directions.

  • For more information, call 800-828-3839, ext. 238