THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION AND IN PRACTICE 3D PRINTING
2 full days of presentations, learning and practical experience in digital 3D Dentistry
Drawing Room 1
The Titanic Hotel
N. Ireland, UK
15th and 16th September 2023
Dr Rick Ferguson DMD
Dr Richard Morrison BDS(Hons) MFDS RCPS(Glasg)
Mr Mark Barry ESM Digital Solutions
This course will cover the advent of 3D printing in Dentistry.
We will dispel the myth that technology is inaccessible unless significant investment is made and you will learn how to incorporate this technology into your practice in a real world situation for minimal investment in order to benefit your patients, your workflows and significantly increase practice profitability.
The history and advent of the fully digital Dental Practice
3D scanners – how to choose and use scanners in the real world of Dentistry
Benefits to patients of digital scanning
Financial benefits to the Dental Practice of digital scanners – cost/income ratios
3D scanning software – simplifying the choices available
3D printers – the new technology that is changing Dental Practice
What can 3D printers do for you and your practice?
Choosing your 3D printing system – consumer level and dental specific 3D printers
What can we use 3D printers for in Dental practice?
Financial aspects of investment in 3D printing technology – investment costs and income generation
How to dramatically increase your level of patient care
How to jump start practice profitability and take your business to a new level
Be at the cutting edge of Dentistry – marketing and attracting new patients
Setting up your 3D printing room without excessive investment – printers and accessories
3D printing resins – how they work, how they are used and biocompatibility
Health and Safety management with 3D printing in your Practice
DURING THE COURSE
Throughout the days we will have both consumer level and dental specific 3D printers on display and printing so you can experience the technology first hand. There will also be a range of digital scanners available for demonstration.
Our presenters have extensive experience of integrating digital and 3D printing technologies into their practices.
We are very excited to welcome for the main presentation Dr Rick Ferguson DDS from Florida, USA.
Dr Ferguson is the world leader in cost effective 3D printing in Dentistry and has been at the forefront of educating Dental Surgeons and Laboratory technicians on this technology.
He has lectured extensively worldwide, helping professionals to employ 3D strategies and is truly the expert in this field. He has many years of experience with 3D printing throughout all disciplines of Dentistry and has a specific mastery of 3D printing in relation to Implantology.
Dr Richard Morrison BDS(Hons) MFDS RCPS(Glasg) has been in general dental practice since 1990 and has worked in the UK, the USA, France and Ireland.
He specialises in Cosmetic Dentistry but is involved in all disciplines of Dental Practice. He has first-hand experience of converting his practice in Ireland to fully digital and has integrated a cost effective 3D printing setup which offers huge advantages for patients and clinicians alike.
He fully understands the implications of investment and finances in Dental Practice.