Practical Tips & Tricks for the Everyday Dentist

  • Thu, May 28, 2020 | 8:00 AM - Thu, May 28, 2020 | 11:00 AM

Robert MargeasRobert Margeas, DDS

CE Credits:

This lecture will show you numerous restorative cases from a full-time practicing dentist demonstrating how to be efficient and more profitable. Direct resin veneers, class 4, and diastema closures will be shown step by step. How to prevent sensitivity will be discussed. Immediate implant placement and provisionalization using the patient's extracted tooth will be shown so that the patient walks out with their tooth on the day of the extraction. When to bond vs. cement restorations will be discussed. Porcelain veneers from preparation to cementation will be explained for long-term results of over 33 years. The material learned will allow you to implement the techniques right away for increased profitability.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Learn how to create natural looking composite resins that rival porcelain.
  • Learn how to provide a provisional on an implant using the patient's extracted tooth.
  • Understand the principles of preparation design for porcelain veneers.

Subject: ​Restorative
Primary Audience(s): Dentist
​Additional Audience(s): Hygienist, EFDA/Dental Assistant

Speaker Bio

Dr. Margeas graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 1986 and completed his AEGD program the following year. He is board certified by the American Board of Operative Dentistry and is currently an adjunct professor at the University of Iowa Department of Operative Dentistry. He lectures and presents hands-on programs both nationally and internationally. He is a fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry. He is currently the Editor in Chief of Inside Dentistry and maintains a full time private practice in Des Moines, Iowa.