A New Generation for Cosmetic Dentistry: Delivering the Selfie Ready Smile
"I loved the clinical cases, the practical information, and appreciated her treatment plan philosophy of minimal treatment"
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Appearance and self-esteem have long been intertwined. So, as our social media and selfie culture continues to grow, it’s no surprise that more and more people are seeking out cosmetic dentistry as a way to enhance their appearances. The dental world has taken notice and we need to respond with conservative ways to satisfy our patient’s desires for ideal smiles. This course will cover treatments from ultraconservative enamel enhancements and direct composite solutions to minimal prep/no prep veneers. Discover the secrets to identifying patient’s cosmetic desires, learn new easy but beautiful techniques and learn effective dialogue for case acceptance. Boost their Confidence and Boost your Bottomline. Enamel enhancements : Visible White Lesion (VWL) removal, Brown staining removal, Whitening and Whitening Combination treatments. Direct composite bonding. Finishing techniques for beautiful surface texture and anatomy. Diastema Closure. Additive finessing of the smile. Easy Direct Composite Veneers. Gingival sculpting for framing the smile. Applied Smile Design. Combining individual tooth, gingival and global smile treatments. Minimal/No preparation porcelain veneers.
After participating in this activity, participants should be better able to:
- Give confidence to recognize and assess your patients’ cosmetic desires.
- Develop clinical skills for comprehensively diagnosing, preparing, placing and finishing conservative restorations.
- Attain step by step protocol for applied smile design for combination treatments that boost their confidence and boost your bottom line.
Susan McMahon, DMD, AAACD, FAGD is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine. She is accredited by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and an invited fellow of the prestigious American Society for Dental Aesthetics and a fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry. An author and lecturer, Dr. McMahon has devoted her professional career to the pursuit of advanced technologies in cosmetic and minimally invasive dentistry. She is a past clinical instructor in Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry at the University of Pittsburgh. She has been honored as a Top Dentist over 20 times and voted as Top Pittsburgh Dentist every year for over two decades. Dr. McMahon is the founder of Smirkbox, a seasonal subscription box for smile enthusiasts that is filled with the newest dental, wellness, and beauty products.
Early Bird Registration
BY 12:00 pm / Noon (CST) 03/03/23
Hygienist/Lab Tech: $200
Dental Assistant: $115
BY 12:00 pm / Noon (CST) 04/07/23
Hygienist/Lab Tech: $215
Dental Assistant: $130
AFTER 12:00 pm / Noon (CST) 04/07/23
Hygienist/Lab Tech: $240
Dental Assistant: $155
Sign-In & Breakfast: 7:00-8:00 am (CST)
Course Starts: 8:00 am (CST)
Course Ends: 4:30 pm (CST)
Renaissance Hotel in Baton Rouge
For details on how LSU CDE video conferencing works, FAQs, and troubleshooting, visit our Video Conferencing page.
NOTE: The Live-Stream Video Conference option for this course is only available to those that live 120 miles or more from the course location. Video conference registrations for this course MUST BE PROCESSED BY PHONE.
LSUCDE video courses are live-streamed via BlueJeans. CE administrators perform roll call and random check-ins via the chat window in BlueJeans. If you miss one or more check-ins it could affect your credits. Before the course you will receive three links: a link to the meeting, a link to a short test, and a link to a course evaluation. You must submit the test and evaluation in order to receive credit. The Louisiana State Board of Dentistry counts CE hours earned through LSUCDE live video conference as in-person hours.