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Hands-on Crown Preparation Course

Venue: Skills Lab, DDUH                             Date: Sat 29th Feb 2020                  Tutor: Dr Susan Butler

Fee: IFPDC members €180;  non-members €295

Application Form – Hands-on Crown Preparation Course Sat 20th Feb 2020

Full crown coverage, specific to different restorative materials, compatible with Minimally Invasive Dentistry. Clear the confusion associated with the vast array of dental materials used in crown and bridge work and the amount of preparation required.

The course will give participants an understanding of outcome based crown preparation and design, beginning with the end in mind. How to be as conservative as possible for full crown preparation. Using the most appropriate tooth reduction dimensions to achieve the desired outcome. Exploring the digital workflow for full coverage crowns.

Confined to 14 places.

Dr Susan Butler, BDS, MGDS, MSc

Susan graduated from UCC in 1996. She has worked for the NHS, for the public dental service and in private practice. Her post graduate studies include MGDS from the RCSI and MSc in Conservative Dentistry from the Eastman Dental Hospital (UCL). She currently works part time in a prosthodontic referral practice, teaches at DDUH and has recently opened her own practice limited to restorative dentistry and prosthodontics at the Oranhill Dental Suite in Oranmore, Co. Galway.