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Digital Planning in Implant Dentistry: From Treatment Planning to 3D Printing

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Jaime Lozada, DMD, FAAID, DABOI/ID
Brian J. Goodacre, DDS

Jaime Lozada, DMD, FAAID, ABOI/ID

  • Diplomate, American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry
  • Honored Fellow and Past President, American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Professor, Advanced Education Program in Implant Dentistry, Loma Linda University, School of Dentistry
  • Member, Editorial Board of the Journal of Oral Implantology
  • President, American Board of Dental Specialties

 Brian J. Goodacre, DDS

  • Assistant Professor and Graduate Student, Combined program in prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry at Loma Linda Univeristy, School of Dentistry

Whether you're a novice or experienced in digital dentistry, this lecture will help you start, or grow, the use of technology in your dental implant practice. This presentation will discuss techniques for digitizing patients' bone, teeth and soft tissue, treatment planning using state-of-the-art software and using 3D printers to fabricate surgical guides in your office. Future applications of 3D printing will be explored to show what is currently possible and what to expect in the future.

Learning Objectives:

At completion of this presentation, participants should be able to: 
  1. Understand multiple ways to digitize bone, teeth and soft tissue
  2. Prosthetically plan implant placement using digital records
  3. Appreciate how to utilize 3D printers in your practice
  4.  See future applications for 3D printing

AGD Subject Code: 697

Topics: Brian J. Goodacre, Jaime Lozada, Digital Planning, 3D Printing