the road to functional esthetics: a to z
Cosmetic dentistry has revolutionized everyday dental practice. It is the responsibility of every esthetic dentist to deliver esthetic restorations that confirm to longterm function, comfort and stability.
This lecture will discuss the importance of the concept of responsible esthetics in everyday practice with an emphasis on:
- Virtual versus visual analysis of smiles.
- The fundamental knowledge and skill required of every cosmetic dentist.
- Developing a step by step protocol for treatment planning.
- The guide to optimal reduction.
- The fabrication and contouring of quality provisional restorations.
- Keys to longterm functional and esthetic success.