2019 TODS Meeting Thursday-Saturday,
October 24-26

Delta Grand Okanagan Resort
Kelowna, British Columbia

Featured Speaker – Dr. Jeff J. Brucia, DDS

Restorative Materials & Techniques Simplified 2019

Friday October 25, 2019 – full day session: 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:30pm to 4:30pm


This lecture course provides an overview of the restorative options you should be considering today as well as a comprehensive discussion of the ever-changing world of dentinal adhesives. Dr. Brucia has lectured internationally on this subject and will guide you through the collection of materials and techniques available today for providing both direct and indirect restorations that will meet your patients expectations for quality dental care. This is a must see program for all wet fingered restorative dentist.
The numerous choices in restorative materials has confused the clinician as to what is best indicated in a given situation. The continuous evolution in adhesive materials and techniques combined with the ever-increasing demands for predictable and long lasting aesthetic restorations demands continuous learning in the areas of material science and restorative technique.

Who Should Attend

This course has been designed for all members of the dental team who wish to improve their knowledge of restorative materials and techniques.

Possible Learning Objectives

  1. Review the options available in adhesive systems including the new advancements in Glass Ionomers and light curing units.
  2. Eliminate the frustration of post-operative sensitivity and restorative failure.
  3. Discuss the materials and techniques for direct composite restorations.
  4. Techniques and material selection for near or direct pulp exposures.
  5. Techniques for the preparation, impressions, temporization, lab communication, material selection and cementation of indirect restorations including margin elevation, fiber re-enforcement and when to seal the prep.
  6. Techniques and materials for repairing porcelain fractures.
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Dr. Jeff J. Brucia, DDS
is a graduate of the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry where he is currently an Assistant Professor of Dental Practice.   He is practicing Esthetic and Restorative dentistry full time in San Francisco, California.  Dr. Brucia is the Co-Director of the FACE occlusion study club where he chairs the department of Esthetics and Adhesive Material Science. He is the 2011 recipient of the Gordon J. Christensen Recognition Lecturer Award.  In 2010, Dr. Brucia was elected a fellow in the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry and presently serves as Academy Secretary. He has also been selected by Dentistry Today as one of the top clinicians in dental continuing education today.Biography

2019 TODS Meeting Thursday-Saturday,
October 24-26

Delta Grand Okanagan Resort
Kelowna, British Columbia

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