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Crown Preparation, impressions & Temporization

We are both pleased and excited to bring you this course by Dr Gilbert Watson, Specialist Prothodontist. Producing high quality crown and bridge work is the lifeblood of most general practices. However, producing long lasting fixed restorations, consistently, can be technically demanding. In this 1/2 day course presented by Specialist Prosthodontist, Dr Gilbert Watson, there will be detailed discussion on ideal crown preparation design, protocols for predictable results, simplified impression techniques to provide clear margins and the importance of good temporization. The presentation will use numerous Case presentations to highlight the key points made. The aim of this practically orientated course, is to provide you with the systems and techniques needed to produce superior crowns and bridges for your patients on a consistent basis. Further hands-on exercises and tips and tricks from Dr Watson make this a course not to be missed. Reserve you place now for the opportunity to hear everything you need to know to take your fixed Prosthetics to the next level!

About the Presenter:

Dr Gilbert graduated in 1984 with a BDS from University of Otago. He then spent 14 years in private general dental practice before returning to Otago to complete a 3-year Prosthodontic Masters degree. As part of his MDS he completed research based on the maintenance involved with implant overdentures having two papers published in peer reviewed international journal - The International Journal of Prosthodontics. On returning to Auckland he established a specialist private practice, and became editor of the Auckland Dental Association newsletter as well as facilitator for the New Graduate Programme for a number of years. He has recently completed a two-year tenure as the President of the New Zealand Academy of Prosthodontists and Restorative Dentists and has been asked on a number of occasions to be an external examiner for Otago undergraduates. He maintains a very busy and successful Specialist Prosthodontic practice in Remuera, Auckland. 

Register for course

To register for this course please send an email to info@dentalmentor.org stating the date and name of the course you would like to register for.