LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education is the brand name of LSU’s overall continuing dental education program; it represents the long-standing affiliation and working relationship between LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry and The Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education, Inc. for the purpose of developing and marketing continuing education courses.
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Course Description

Maximized Adhesive Dentistry:
This course is a hands-on workshop.
The Foundational Posterior course

Tools, Materials, and Techniques for Durable, Predictable, Esthetic Restorations
A Limited-Attendance, Hands-on Experience - Five Hours Participation, Two Hours Lecture
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Presented by Bruce J. LeBlanc, DDS with John M. Barksdale, Jr., DDS and Mike Robichaux, DDS
Friday, March 16, 2018
at LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry

Course #17-18
7 hours clinical CDE credit (1 hour lecture/6 hours participation)
AGD #250 (Restorative Dentistry)

Sign-In: 7:30 - 8:30 am
Course Start Time: 8:30 am
Course End Time: no later than 5:00 pm

Registration Fee
$795 (Dentist)

Save $169 if you register for the Posterior and Anterior
course at the same time.Note: If you haven't taken the Foundational Posterior course or The Level II Anterior course previously, Dr. Bruce LeBlanc recommends that it is a better learning experience if you take the posterior course first and the anterior course second. Save a total of $169 when you register for both courses at teh same time by January 31, 2017. To take advantage of this offer, please call (504) 941-8193 to register. Do not register online.




To Register

Register Online - Online registration available for Posterior course. If you'd like to save $169 by registering for this Posterior course (on March 16, 2018) and the Anterior course (June 15, 2018) at the same time, please call (504) 941-8193. The deadline to save is Wednesday, January 31, 2018.
Call: (504) 941-8193
Fax Registration Form with Payment to: (504) 941-8403
Mail Registration Form with Payment to: LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education
                                                                   1100 Florida Avenue, Box 142-B, New Orleans, LA 70119


Overview
This hands-on course provides you with the tools, materials, and techniques of adhesive dentistry so you can create durable, predictable, and esthetic restorations. The practical techniques you learn in this course will enable you to offer your patient cost-effective restorative solutions.

Learning Objectives
After completing this hands-on program, participants should have a better working knowledge of:
  • All essential products and steps to maximize bonding
  • What bonding agents to use and to avoid and why
  • Preventing brown lines and sensitivity with confidence
  • Molded injection direct composite bonding
  • Must-have matrix systems to build whole tooth composites
  • Maximized cementation of porcelain restorations
  • Use of photography to triage treatment and build trust
  • Building teeth from the inside out for maximum tooth longevity
You will do the following in the hands-on direct composite workshop:
  • Step-by-step bonding protocol from tooth cleaning to finishing
  • Fabrication of simple and complex posterior
  • Composite restorations, including essential matrix systems
  • Polishing techniques to high shine restorations

Topics covered in this program include:

  • Durable direct composites
  • Predictable composites
  • Bonding agents: what to choose, what not to choose
  • Polishing systems that create routine high shine
  • Cementation system
  • Composite matrices
  • Immediate extraction temporization
Durable direct composites 1 (before)    
Durable Direct Composites
Before
Durable direct composites 1 (after)
Durable Direct Composites
After
Durable direct composites 2 (before)
Durable Direct Composites
Before
Durable direct composites 2 (after)
Durable Direct Composites
After
Bonded posterior restorations 1 (before)
Bonded Posterior Restorations
Before
Bonded posterior restorations 1 (after)
Bonded Posterior Restorations
After
Old failing amalgams 1 (before)
Old failing amalgams
Before
Decay removed, enamel prepared with bevel 1
(before)
Decay removed, enamel prepared with bevel
Before
Bonded composites completed 1 (after)
Bonded composites completed
After


About the Presenters

Bruce J. LeBlanc, DDS
Bruce J. LeBlanc, DDS, a general dentist practicing in Baton Rouge and Morgan City, LA, lectures and has written publications nationally and internationally on the subject of maximized adhesive solutions. He will present the adhesive lecture and the 6-hour hands-on component of the course.
John M. Barksdale, Jr., DDS
John M. Barksdale, Jr., DDS, a general dentist practicing in Baton Rouge, LA, is an AACD-accredited member with fellowships in implant dentistry. He lectures nationally on concepts that combine esthetic excellence with implant placement. He will present techniques for immediate temporization of extraction sites with fixed long-term temporization, using maximized adhesive techniques.
Mike Robichaux, DDS
Mike Robichaux, DDS, a general dentist practicing in Slidell, LA, lectures nationally on practice concepts that build trust between dentists, staff, and patients with lower practice stress. His presentation focuses on the use of photography combined with emotional intelligence behavioral skills.

Hotel Accommodations
Please call (504) 941-8193 to inquire about possible hotel room block availability.


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LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry/The Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education, Inc. (d/b/a: LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education) 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. LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education designates this activity for 7 continuing education credits.

Cancellation & Refund Policy:
The Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education, Inc./ (d/b/a: LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education) reserves the right to cancel any course should circumstances warrant such action. In the event a course is cancelled, the Academy will refund the full tuition. If you cancel your registration for this course, the Academy will refund the tuition you paid (minus an administrative cancellation fee of 10% of the tuition you paid). We must receive your written cancellation request no later than February 16, 2018 by mail, fax at (504) 941-8403, or email at
info@lsucde.org. If LSU Health New Orleans CDE receives notification of your cancellation after February 16, 2018, this will result in forfeiture of the entire tuition.

New Knowledge Related to Dental Practice:
You are cautioned about the potential risks of using limited knowledge when incorporating techniques and procedures into your practice, especially when the course has not provided you with supervised clinical experience to ensure you have attained competence.

Please: No recording devices in lecture rooms or lab, and turn mobile phones off.

  

1100 Florida Avenue  •  Box 142-B  •  Clinic Building  •  Room 4319  •  New Orleans  •  Louisiana 70119-2799
Phone: 504.941.8193  •  Fax 504.941.8403  • Info@LSUCDE.org