8:30 am - 9:50 am
Consideration for the delivery of Immediate Dentures
The advantages of immediate dentures compared to conventional complete denture treatment. Step by step workflow of designing digital dentures with the latest exocad software.
Alex Chabachevich, RDT, was born and educated in Ukraine. He immigrated to Canada in 1991 and discovered an affinity for the Dental Technology Field. Alex, changed his career focus from computers to Dental Technology. He obtained his RDT license in 1998 and soon after, in 2000, he opened his own dental lab in Toronto. The labs is a Crown a Bridge lab that has a strong focus on implantology, aesthetics and digital dentistry. Alex is also partner in Unique Dental Supplies.
9:50 am - 11:10 am
Principles of Marketing for Denturists
Managing/running a dental lab is a complex process filled with challenges. A thought-out focus on marketing often takes a back seat to the day-to-day business demands, resulting in lost business potential and limited growth. This lecture will present basic marketing principals that can be applied immediately to increase revenues and help define your lab’s reason for being.
Dominic Babinski is the VP of Business Development for Denplus Inc. He’s been working in the dental industry for 30 years and in that time has created marketing plans that have helped businesses grow their sales and increase profits. He’s passionate about helping dental professionals maximize their success.
11:10 am - 12:30 pm
Attachments And Implants 101
Mark Chan, DD
This lecture will be an introduction to implants and attachments for the modern day denturist
What are the common implant connections that most clinicians encounter in the real world
Implant abutments what are they; where, when and why are they used
Implant complications what they are and how to manage them
Impression taking basics
Servicing aging implant prosthetics
Intraoral pickup vs lab processing
Mark Chan received his diploma from Denturism in Toronto at George Brown College with honours. Currently Mark is practicing in Ontario with a main focus on high-end removable and implant prosthetics. With a passion for both technical and clinical techniques he is certified in Bio-logic, BPS and SDC denture concepts and is a ZunstZhanWerk “Art of Denture” award winning Denturist, he is a sought after consultant and opinion leader in the Denturist and Lab community.