Course Overview -
Toothwear is a vast subject that encompasses an array of different subjects and approaches…
Aims & Objectives -
This course has been designed to inform, educate and tackle the clinical, psychological,
biological and technical aspects of managing tooth wear effectively and efficiently – perhaps
most importantly in a predictable and low-risk manner.
- Cover the many aspects of managing tooth wear.
- Constructing a patient risk profile
- Hands-on component using some of the most advanced toothwear models available
Day One - Theory Element
This course runs over two days and includes substantial reading material as well as an
intensive theory element on the first day. This initial day runs for 10 hours and will cover many
aspects of managing tooth wear beginning with the psychological aspects for approach and
communication. This follows through to viewing management as an aspect of risk and
constructing a risk profile for your patient leading to diagnosis and suitable management that
is evidence based and thus fully supported.
Psychological treatment approaches – “The Sway” and Management of the Patient
Tooth wear epidemiology
Current Trends and Definitions
Current monitoring modes of TSL
Dento-legal implications, Communication,
Managing expectations and needs, Co-diagnosis
Introduction to Risk Based Classification
Clinical presentations – Common complaints
Modes of Tooth Wear
Phased management strategies and Diagnosis of occlusal disease
Case presentations with diagnostic opinions
De-programming therapy – Options and Methodologies
CR records using Bi-Manual/leaf Vs Lucia and Kois Deprogrammer
Images of Course Techniques
Day Two - Theory Into Practice
Demonstration and practical of Bi manual manipulation & Leaf Gauge
Demonstration and practical with Kois Deprogrammer
Multiple Anterior Build up based of functional wax up
Posterior quadrant direct overlay technique
Workflow digitally & analogue to full mouth rehabilitation using direct techniques
Book this course
The Toothwear Course – 13hrs CPD
Course Cost & CPD Hours
This course provides the GDC outcomes A & C for education and learning. All dental professionals must complete a total of 50 hrs per annum. All of our courses are verifiable and structured to enhance your learning experience with real case studies.
COST : £950
CPD HRS: 13 hours
(Spread over 2 days)
Dates & Venue
Is this course for me?
0121 427 3210
We welcome and encourage the participation of all practitioners. If you are still unsure, please call us to discuss your training requirments.
Case Studies that may interest you......
A diagnosis of severe chronic periodontitis was made along with cosmetic concerns. Unfortunately, due to the severe bone loss present, the natural teeth could not be saved. Prior to starting the treatment, the patient was made well aware of his role during and post-treatment.
All types of bone grafting procedures from using guided bone regenerative techniques to block bone grafting (Chin or mandible) are carried out at the practice. All types of bone grafting procedures from using guided bone regenerative techniques to block bone grafting (Chin or mandible) are carried out at the practice.