Non-Prep-Veneers and Modified Non-Prep-Veneers
Hands-on Courses
06 May 2016, 09:00 - 18:00 Dubai, UAE Area of interest: General Dentistry

Course Outline

  • Understanding the importance of proper planning and diagnostics when veneers are desired by patients
  • Understanding the last improvements in material science and the treatment possibilities they are opening
  • Understanding the biomechanics involved when teeth are prepared
  • Deciding when the modified non-prep Veneers are the best choice
  • Understanding the value shade concept for cementation and the relevance of cement in the survival rate of veneers
  • Understanding and apply the proper veneer form, based on the natural shape and contours


09:00 - 10:30
  • Treatment planning for minimal invasive cases
  • New diagnostic tools
  • Understanding tooth form and contours
  • Biological background
  • Non-prep veneers, advantages, disadvantages, answers and proper planning for a successful treatment
  • Modified non-prep veneers. The interproximal chamfer concept
  • Ceramic materials, new improvements, classication, guidelines for their choice
  • How thin can we go? Enamel preservation and biomechanics
  • Adhesive cementation: Value shade concept
  • Tips and tricks

10:30 - 11:00
Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30
Interactive session: Clinical cases discussion, comparison of different indications for veneers, when can we make them prep-less and when are we using the modified technique. Cementation techniques (overview). Several fully documented, step by step clinical cases will be presented and discussed.
12:30 - 14:00
14:00 - 16:00
Hands On:
  • Exercises for designing and understanding tooth form
  • Exercises for proper shade diagnoses and tooth form selection
  • Preparation of a thin veneer and application of the modified prep-less technique
  • Tricks for temporization

16:00 - 17:30
Hands-On: Cementation of a thin non-prep-veneer with a novel cement applying the value shade concept
17:30 - 18:00
Discussion and end of program
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