3D Printing Technology in Periodontics & Implant Dentistry (Division of Periodontology CLS #10)


Tuesday, April 13, 2021, 10:00am to 11:05am


Webinar via Zoom

Speaker: Dr. Chia-Yu (Jennifer) Chen

Abstract: With the advent of digital dentistry, clinicians find themselves inundated with new materials, hardware and software in daily practice. A thorough comprehension of the technologies will help us integrate digital solutions to promote communication, as well as acceleraing treatment processes and optimizing treatment outcomes. This presentation will allow dentists to become familiar with the digital workflow, with an emphasis on the implementation of additive manufacturing, namely 3D printing technology in practice. The various 3D printing technologies (FDM, SLA and DLP) and their pros and cons will be discussed. Clinical scenarios will be presented to demonstrate their respective indications.

Learning Objectives:

  • 1) To understand the digital workflow for implant dentistry
  • 2) To discuss the various 3D printing technologies available in dentistry
  • 3) To be able to incorporate 3D printing in clinical practice

Tuition: $65/ 1 (one) ADA credit hour

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation 7 days before the course will be eligible for full refund. No refund will be made within 7 days of the course initiation date.

Course Prerequisites: None required

Conflict of Interest: None reported by speaker

Contact: Tiffany Sarkissian at tiffany_sarkissian@hsdm.harvard.edu


Harvard School of Dental Medicine is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The Harvard School of Dental Medicine designated this activity for 1 continuing education credit.