Copenhagen, November 25, 2014 – 3Shape, a leading global innovator of digital 3D solutions for dental labs and dental clinics, will present two peer-reviewedCAD/CAM dentistry course workshops at the Greater New York Dental Meeting 2014.
Leading digital dentistry advocates, Dr. Jonathan L. Ferencz, DDS and Dr. Parag Kachalia, DDS, will host the two CE course workshops. Each workshop is worth one continuing education unit (1 CEU) credit. The courses are free and open to Greater New York Dental Meeting attendees.
The two workshops will focus on the digital dentistry workflow. In their respective presentations, Dr. Ferencz and Dr. Kachalia will demonstrate the use of the 3Shape TRIOS® digital impression solution as well as 3Shape software used for treatment planning and CAD-restoration design.
The courses will go into detail on how digital dental technology is improving efficiency, increasing quality and consistency for dental professionals as well as enhancing the patient experience.
“Dental patient care technology is evolving so rapidly that courses like these are a terrific opportunity for dental professionals to keep abreast of the latest advances. 3Shape is honored to have two globally-recognized lecturers, in Dr. Ferencz and Dr. Kachalia, eager to share their expertise on patient care and our solutions with their fellow professionals,” says Flemming Thorup, 3Shape President and CEO.
To register for the two workshops:
3) Indicate which course(s) you would like to attend. Your ticket will be available at the registration desk.
3Shape will be at Booth # 424 at the Greater New York Dental Meeting.
3Shape CAD-CAM dentistry courses at Greater New York Dental Meeting overview:
Workshop 1: CAD/CAM Dentistry: Clinical Realities
Presenter: Jonathan L. Ferencz, DDS
Date: Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Time: 3:15-4:30 | Course 5110
Credit: 1 CEU
Technological advances have brought a series of digital solutions to dentistry. Dr. Jonathan Ferencz will present a series of cases completed using a digital impression scanner to capture the patient’s impression and then sending the same through the cloud to 3Shape’s Dental System CAD software to design both simple and complex cases. He will explain the indications for different CAD/CAM materials, the types of cases best treated as same-day dentistry, the use of 3D-printed models, and partnerships with dental laboratories and milling centers. There also will be a demonstration of intra-oral scanning with the 3Shape Color Trios.
Course 2: CAD/CAM and Digital Impression Technology Utilizing 3Shape
Presenter: Parag Kachalia
Date: December 3, 2014
Time: 2:30-3:20 | Course 6070
Credit: 1 CEU
This presentation focuses on the implementation of digital dentistry into routine practice. It explains the role of digital scanning, both intraoral and in the laboratory, to improve efficiency, increase quality and consistency, and enhance the patient’s experience. The attendee will be introduced to digital techniques for treatment planning, single-tooth restorations, and more complex reconstructions.
3Shape is a Danish company specializing in the development and marketing of 3D scanners and CAD/CAM software solutions. 3Shape envisions the age of “full digital dentistry,” and its nearly 500 employees, including more than 200 developers provide superior innovation power toward reaching this goal. 3Shape’s solutions are applied in thousands of labs in more than 100 countries worldwide, putting 3Shape technologies at the peak of the market in relation to units produced per day by dental technicians. With TRIOS®, 3Shape brings its vast expertise and innovation power directly to dentists. 3Shape boosts its first-line distributor support network with a training and support force of over 60 in-house experts placed in 5 support and service centers strategically located around the globe. 3Shape is a privately-held company headquartered in Copenhagen, with the market’s largest team dedicated to scanner and software development for the dental segment based in Denmark and Ukraine, production facilities in Poland, and Business Development & Support Offices at several locations in Europe, in North America, Latin America and in Asia.