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Here at CAP, we have crafted and curated education to help dental labs thrive. In this educational series we’re going to be focusing on three key areas that we’ve identified as critical topics for labs — technology, artistry, and business. This includes monthly webinars, informative video series, hands on clinics and much more. If there’s a topic that you’d like to see added to our catalog, please reach out to us any time.

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Education Schedule

 

Deep Dive: Ceramill Motion 2 DNA

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
11:00am – 12:00pm EST

 

Join Sam Wainwright of CAP/Zahn and Richard Jentsch of Amann Girrbach for this in-depth look at the ultra-versatile Ceramill Motion 2 DNA. This wet/dry mill features a high-frequency spindle and 5-axis milling, grinding, and carving that enable laboratories to process a wide variety of indications, from rotational milling of titanium to processing full dentures and everything in between. We’ll provide an in-depth and up close tour of the mill and operating software.


 

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BEGO Varseo S Course with Mr. Ken Kincaid, CDT

Friday, November 3, 2017, 8:30am – 4:30pm -
Saturday, November 4, 2017, 8:30am – 3:30pm EST

Lincoln, RI

During this two day course you will experience the full BEGO system, from alloys and investments through burn out and casting. You will be taught how to scan and design RPDs with the use of 3Shape software, nest on 3Shape CAMbridge, and the 3D printing process using the new Varseo S printer by BEGO. You will leave this course feeling confident and ready to design and print RPD frames utilizing the BEGO digital workflow system.


 

2-Day Advanced 3Shape Training

Thursday, November 9, 9am – 
Friday, November 10, 4pm EST

Clearwater, FL

Advanced 3Shape training will be presented with the intention to train attendees on proper tool utilization and efficiency. Workflows to achieve best in class design in fewest mouse clicks and shortest time frames will be in focus. Attendees should have a minimum of 6 months experience using 3Shape CAD. All participants will learn shortcuts, designing with esthetics and function and more.

 

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Myerson Duraflex Partials, Present and Future: Step-by-step with Kris Schermerhorn, CDT

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
11am – 12pm EST

Highly esthetic, clinically unbreakable, and easy to adjust, polish or repair, DuraFlex has become the premier flexible partial material in dentistry. Join us for this informative presentation to learn just how easy it is to process DuraFlex.  You will also learn how to use the HotShotElite to add a clasp or a tooth, a time-saving process that takes less than 30 minutes from start to finish. DuraFlex continues to evolve to keep pace with the rapidly changing digital landscape:  Kris will be introducing an exciting new digital workflow for the DuraFlex product line.


Amann Girrbach: Zolid DNA Generation – Out of This World

Friday, December 8, 2017
9am – 3pm PST

Join Amann Girrbach and Zahn Dental for an in-depth look at the Ceramill equipment and zirconia product line, including case presentations, hands-on clinics, software step-by-steps, and an opportunity to see the most flexible mill on the market in action.

  • Facts, figures, and professional insights, up close & personal directly from R&D
  • First Patients’ cases from lab patners
  • Range, application, and educational info from AG Dental Engineers
  • Key Opinion Leaders Presentation (CDTs will earn up to 3 scientific CE Credits)


Zirlux Acetal Step-by-Step with Kris Schermerhorn, CDT

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
11am – 12pm EST

Looking for a flawless solution to reduce processing time in the lab? Zirlux Acetal is a millable resin with properties that closely mirror those of a natural tooth, eliminating labor-intensive metal investing and casting procedures in the workflow process. Indications for Zirlux Acetal include, partial denture frameworks, provisional crowns and bridges, bite splints, and cosmetic smile enhancers. Join us and Kris Schermerhorn for an in-depth step-by-step instruction of the Zirlux Acetal workflow from start to end.


 

Zirlux Acetal, The Millable Super-Material with Kris Schermerhorn, CDT

Friday, February 23, 2018
8am – 9am EST

Are you looking to power new, highly profitable growth in the removable department?  Today’s dentists are increasingly prescribing metal-free, removable partial dentures: with Zirlux Acetal you can now offer them a digitally produced, tooth-borne framework.  Zirlux Acetal is a 99.9% pure, highly crystalline millable thermoplastic. Join us and Kris Schermerhorn for an in-depth step-by-step instruction of the Zirlux Acetal digital workflow from start to end, including partial denture frameworks, provisional crowns and bridges, bite splints, and cosmetic smile enhancers.


 

The Revolution of Esthetics with Katana Zirconia Multi-layered with Jean Chiha

Friday, February 23, 2018
9am – 10am EST

Join the Zahn and Noritake team to learn how technology can enhance your workflow and the importance of choosing the right zirconia for the right case.  Learn the protocols of finishing zirconia in the green state, sintering and the art or hand polish and glazing.


 

The Current State of Digital Dentures with Bob Cohen, CDT

Friday, February 23, 2018
10am – 11am EST

Finally, digital dentures have become a viable alternative to conventional or analog production methods. This program will include a comprehensive discussion on several workflows for new digital denture design and fabrication protocols. We will examine new technologies on both partial dentures as well as full dentures. We now have the options to digitally fabricate both economy and high-end solutions and both will be examined in depth. Also discussed, materials, 3D printing and milling of dentures.


 

Elements of Successful Sintering: Don’t Get Burned with Pam Hanneman 

Friday, February 23, 2018
11am – 12pm EST

Is your sintering furnace working to its full potential? Let us help you keep your laboratory’s production productive! Today’s modern dental laboratories can’t afford to sacrifice translucency or fit. Together we will cover the importance of proper maintenance techniques to keep your lab achieving a reliable, aesthetic result. Leave with a deeper understanding of how to calibrate and purge your furnace to prevent you from getting burned.


 

Anterior Biomimetrics with GC LiSi Press with Bill Marais, RDT

Friday, February 23, 2018
12pm – 1pm EST

 

*Registration not available yet*


 

A Revolutionary Digital Implant with John Ackley 

Friday, February 23, 2018
1pm – 2pm EST

Introducing Open Implants’ new multi-unit abutment in both engaging and non-engaging formats.  Learn how to streamline your digital process for implant cases. Discover how to effectively leverage one analog designed for both digital and conventional models.  Explore the benefits of customizable height Ti Bases and the expanded uses of non-engaging Ti-Bases.  This digitally inspired line increases strength, reduces inventory and delivers precision restorations.  To see the system in action, stop by the accompanying table clinic in the ballroom.


 

Zirocnia Vs. Zirconia: Endless Possibilities with Alexander Wuensche, CDT

Friday, February 23, 2018
2pm – 3pm EST

This lecture is giving a detailed insight into the the differences of available zirconia types, from traditional high opacity up to modern high translucent zirconia.  Combinations with high performance polymers will be covered, as well as differences in software applications and milling capabilities and a variety of milling strategies and sinter protocols. From design with the proper software, nesting, milling and post sinter treatment, Alexander is going to give a detailed insight in these workflows.


 

Zirlux Restorations Complete Characterization Techniques with Pam Hanneman

Friday, February 23, 2018
3pm – 4pm EST

Let your characterization techniques develop into final restorations that showcase fine artistry and esthetics. Let us show you how to maximize production processes by utilizing favorite tools of the trade for adjusting sintered zirconia safely. Now, let’s bring that case to life by reviewing preparation of your ZR surfaces for stain and glaze. Let your inner artist shine!


 

 

3D Printing, Fixed and Removable Indications, New Printers and Technology with Sam Wainwright

Friday, February 23, 2018
4pm – 5pm EST

Through advances in technology, materials and indications, 3D printing is now viable for all labs, including removable labs. Sam Wainwright covers new indications, materials and best-in-class 3D printer technology. He also discusses 3D print workflow and what makes the new generation of 3D printing a great tool for any laboratory.

 

 

 

A Revolutionary Digital Implant with John Ackley 

Saturday, February 24, 2018
8am – 9am EST

Introducing Open Implants’ new multi-unit abutment in both engaging and non-engaging formats.  Learn how to streamline your digital process for implant cases. Discover how to effectively leverage one analog designed for both digital and conventional models.  Explore the benefits of customizable height Ti Bases and the expanded uses of non-engaging Ti-Bases.  This digitally inspired line increases strength, reduces inventory and delivers precision restorations.  To see the system in action, stop by the accompanying table clinic in the ballroom.

 

 

Restoring the Edentulous Patient with Implant Supported Digital Solutions with Daniel Alter

Saturday, February 24, 2018
9am – 10am EST

CAD/CAM provides several treatment options available to restore edentulous patients with proper function and esthetics.  This presentation will discuss the necessary protocols and digital workflows necessary to design a monolithic implant supported Zirconia bridge and overdenture bars, using 3Shape CAD technologies. Learn how to tap into business opportunities in order to grow this lucrative segment of your business, while growing your laboratory’s bottom line and clientele.

 

 

New In-House Digital Denture Solution with Christopher Silvoy, DMD

Saturday, February 24, 2018
10am – 11am EST

Dr. Silvoy will present how effective and efficient in-house digital denture solutions are. He will cover various new options and cover their ease of use, including software details, case evaluation, workflow options until the final milling stage. Furthermore, material selection and treatment planning will be essential parts of this lecture.

 

 

The Current State of Digital Dentures with Bob Cohen, CDT

Saturday, February 24, 2018
11am – 12pm EST

Finally, digital denture have become a viable alternative to conventional or analog production methods. This program will include a comprehensive discussion on several workflows for new digital denture design and fabrication protocols. We will examine new technologies on both partial dentures as well as full dentures. We now have the options to digitally fabricate both economy and high-end solutions and both will be examined in depth. Also discussed, materials, 3D printing and milling of dentures.

 

 

Noritake Katana & Elite Canvas Micro Layering with Edgar Munoz

Saturday, February 24, 2018
1pm – 2pm EST

Join us to learn basic facial/labial techniques that will give your crowns a more translucent incisal but also a beautiful cervical to blend in naturally with the patients existing patient teeth.

 

 

3D Printing, Fixed and Removable Indications, New Printers and Technology with Sam Wainwright

Saturday, February 24, 2018
2pm – 3pm EST

Through advances in technology, materials and indications, 3D printing is now viable for all labs, including removable labs. Sam Wainwright covers new indications, materials and best-in-class 3D printer technology. He also discusses 3D print workflow and what makes the new generation of 3D printing a great tool for any laboratory

 

 

Zirlux Restorations Complete Characterization Techniques with Pam Hanneman

Saturday, February 24, 2018
3pm – 4pm EST

Let your characterization techniques develop into final restorations that showcase fine artistry and esthetics. Let us show you how to maximize production processes by utilizing favorite tools of the trade for adjusting sintered zirconia safely. Now, let’s bring that case to life by reviewing preparation of your ZR surfaces for stain and glaze. Let your inner artist shine!

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