Creating quality dental restorations in a consistent, predictable, and timely manner form the basis of every procedure we provide to our patients. Effective use of new technologies will help create a more pleasant patient experience, allow you to add more clinical procedures, and differentiate your practice in the marketplace. In this technique filled course, Dr. Lowe will teach the skills you need to refine your clinical skills to a level that will help you create consistent quality. He will discuss new technologies, such as dental lasers, and digital impression making along with how implementation of these technologies can help the “bottom line” of your practice. Dr. Lowe will also discuss the latest dental materials and delivery modalities which will help in treatment planning even the most difficult and challenging cases. Don’t miss this technique-oriented course that is geared toward delivering useful clinical information that can be implemented immediately and have a positive impact on the “bottom line” of your practice!
- Which dental material for which clinical situation? How does margin position influence or dictate material selection?
- Multidisciplinary Treatment Planning: The Periodontal Restorative Connection and the Importance of a “Solid Foundation”
- Treatment options for complex restorative and aesthetic cases. Do you have a “Plan B”? Can you think “outside the box” for solutions, or are you only a “textbook” treatment planner?
- Laboratory Communication: Are you giving the lab what they need to do their best work? Digital Impressions: Are they any better than conventional materials?
- Creative clinical solutions for restorative problems that save you chair time, the patient money, and achieve an excellent postoperative result.
- Instant Orthodontics: Viable treatment option or “quick fix” cop out revisited – prosthetic tooth repositioning for aesthetics and function limitations and long-term results.
- “Perio-by-the-Numbers”: Laser assisted gingival and bony procedures that can correct gingival aesthetic levels and biologic width problems.
About the Presenter
Robert A. Lowe, DDS received his DDS degree, magna cum laude, from Loyola University in Chicago and has maintained a full time practice for 30 years. He taught for 10 years at Loyola University School of Dentistry and has received Fellowships in the AGD, ICD, ADI, and ACD. In 2004, Dr. Lowe received the Gordon Christensen Outstanding Lecturer Award and in 2005 received Diplomate status in the American Board of Aesthetic Dentistry. He has authored numerous scientific articles and has contributed to dental textbooks. Dentistry Today consistently names Dr. Lowe to the “Top 100 Clinicians in Dentistry”.
This course will be held at LSU School of Dentistry at 1100 Florida Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana located in the Mid-City area of New Orleans near beautiful City Park and historic Bayou St. John. If you are staying at a downtown hotel in or near the French Quarter, the distance to the dental school is approximately five miles. If you are driving to the dental school, free parking is available in the patient and visitor parking lots located across from the dental school.
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Please make your own airline and hotel reservations as soon as possible because New Orleans is busy with many events and conventions at this time of year. Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is located approximately 30-40 minutes by taxi from both downtown New Orleans and LSU School of Dentistry. For your return flight, please allow about 90 minutes for the trip to the airport and for airline check-in.
For this course, we have a block room rate of $209/night plus applicable taxes and fees with the JW Marriott Hotel located at 614 Canal Street in downtown New Orleans. To make your reservation under the group name Clinical Treatment Planning and Problem-Solving Course, click here or call 1.800.771.9067. The deadline to make reservations under this rate is Monday, February 17, 2020.
If you live more than 120 miles from New Orleans, a video conference option of this course is available. Video conference registrations MUST be processed by phone. For details on how LSU CDE video conferencing works, FAQs, and troubleshooting tips and tricks click here.
LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry/The Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education, Inc. (d/b/a: LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education) is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at www.ada.org/CERP.