Esthetic Dentistry Tips for the General Dentist

New Course

Course Description

This course, in a lecture/discussion/case-based format, will describe and discuss the basic principles and newest technologies in Esthetic and Adhesive Dentistry, with direct clinical applications. A non-complicated approach will be emphasized based on sound scientific and clinical data. A multidisciplinary treatment protocol will be presented and discussed. Both conventional and conservative tooth preparation techniques will be presented along with adhesive protocols for achieving long-lasting and sensitive-free restorations.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • List and discuss basic concepts that enhance smile esthetics
  • Explain how the multidisciplinary approach can be used for planning and treating esthetically demanding cases
  • Communicate esthetic goals and desired outcomes with patients, the dental team and the lab
  • Improve their skills in dental clinical photography
  • List and describe the principles for minimally invasive porcelain veneer preps
  • List the different dental materials available for indirect and direct restorations for both anterior and posterior teeth; plus select the appropriate material for a given clinical case based on the material’s advantages and disadvantages
  • List and describe bonding protocols that provide long-lasting and sensitive-free restorations
  • Describe the similarities and differences in the adhesive techniques for vital teeth, endodontically treated teeth, and all different types of restorative materials
  • Treatment plan esthetic cases that could potentially involve veneers, crowns, inlays/onlays and/or implants for their restorative solution



Ext of UF Dental TowerUniversity of Florida
College of Dentistry
1395 Center Drive
Gainesville, FL


Continuing Education Units

7 Contact Hours. Lecture.
AGD# 780


  • Dentist Fee: $349 (Early Bird) / $399 (Regular Fee)
  • Auxiliary Fee: $199 (Early Bird) / $249 (Regular Fee) *Auxiliary must attend with their DN
  • 8:00AM – 5:00PM
  • Networking Lunch included

Team Discount Available


Dates Location Course # AGD
July 30, 2021 Gainesville, FL 220257 780