On Thursday and Friday,June 8/9th, the program of the 12th International Congress of the Italian Dental Association will be enriched by a Digital Session Thursday morning (accredited with 10 ADA CERP CE credits).
Friday instead, the special Laser Session in the morning (accredited with 8 ADA CERP CE credits) and the joint session of the Italian Dental Association and the Italian Association of Gnathology and Facial Pain (AIGeDO) held in the afternoon.
Alessandro Perucchi, Swiss, specialist in Oral Surgery of the SSO-Swiss Dental Association will begin the session with his lecture on “Defining the future of implantology: an ocean of opportunities and changes” which will explore the advantages and disadvantages of the transition from analog to digital implantology.
Following, Uli Hauschild, from Germany and former vice president of the Digital Dentistry Society (DDS), will take on the digital workflow from the laboratory to the dentist. Next up, Piero Venezia, adjunct professor at the Dentistry and Dental Prosthesis course in Catania and author of the book “Aesthetics and Function in Total Prosthesis”, will talk about the use of digital technology in prosthetics.
Another important word renowed speaker follows on stage, Piero Venezia, Contract Professor in Catania, coordinator and lecturer in numerous masters, who will describe the digital work-flow that can be effectively applied to the construction of fixed and removable prostheses and will provide indications for the choice of the new prosthetic materials.
Before the break, Francesco Zingaro, adjunct professor of implantology at the University of Parma. and of prosthetics on zygomatic implants at the State University of Milan. His report on the virtual patient in digital dentistry opens new horizons in the digitization of treatments.
After the break, the great return of one of the greatest experts in digital esthetics, Paulo Kano from Brazil. Currently President of the SBOD-Sociedade Brasileira de Odontologia Digital, he will discuss his Clones method and how the main objective of the use of digital technology in esthetic restorations increases the predictability of the treatment by simulating the clinical case through an early visualization of the definitive restoration, even before the beginning of the treatment.
Next to the podium Dimitar Flitchev from Bulgaria, creator of the Sofia Dental Meeting and of the International Center of Sofia (with Nitzan Bichacho and Galip Gurel) will discuss the digital approach for guided prosthetics in esthetic treatments.
Luis Huanca, practice owner in Geneva and Neuchatel, Switzerland and author of over 40 publications in top international journals, will close the session with his lecture on “Orthodontics in 3D” where he will illustrate how set-ups, even the most difficult, are simplified through through the use of digital technologies.