CBCTpedia

Overview

CBCT technology is being broadly used in all fields of dentistry and has turned into an everyday basic tool for diagnosis and treatment planning in our dental practice. However, much has been written and expressed regarding the ambiguity that most of the dentist’s face when the CBCT images are placed on their computer screens. 


Would you like to master the software of CBCT for better understanding and using it as a tool for an excellent patient education in order to maximize your proficiency?


We bring to you an interactive session through illustrative lecture, discussion, case presentations, demonstration and a hands-on session on Dentsply Sirona’s CBCT software.


Patient cases will focus on:

  • Implants (guided surgery protocol) 
  • Impacted teeth
  • Sinus anatomy and diseases
  • Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ)
  • Endodontics with CBCT and 3D Endo


Learning Objectives

  • Understanding Cone Beam software applications and diagnostic interpretation.
  • Reviewing multiple clinical cases relevant to dental practice.
  • Following imaging principles for:
    • true anatomical details with distortion free images & accurate measurements,
    • faster and more confident predictable diagnosis for better surgical treatments,
    • eliminating doubts from 2D examinations & 3D examinations, and
    • understanding when to prescribe CBCT scans based upon high yield criteria & minimized radiation dose.
  • Integrating 3D CBCT data with CEREC data and planning for surgical stents for guided Implantology and endodontics.
  • 3D Endo software for ease of endodontic treatment protocol.
  • Improved & faster patient communication and patient education is easier with the 3D reconstruction.


Course Programme

09:30am - Registration & Tea Reception

10:00am - Introduction and the comparison between 2D and 3D imaging  

10:30am - Imaging principles for predictable diagnosis & image quality in 3D imaging  

11:00am - CBCT applications with clinical cases  

11:30am - Integration possibilities with our current imaging system

12:30am - CBCT application in endodontics and 3D Endo software

01:00pm - Why imagine when you can see?  

  • How to read a CBCT scan  

02:00pm - Q&A & Closing  

02:30pm - End  


Providers Terms

Academy of Integrated Dentistry reserves the right to cancel, postpone or modify the announced course content, limit enrollment, or change the location, time, date, or speakers due to unforeseen circumstances.


A full refund of course fee will be issued if the Academy of Integrated Dentistry cancel or postpone of any courses. No refunds will be issued if you cancel the course registration.

Tickets:
Course Fee$67Add to Cart
Contact Hours:

6.0 hrs

When:

Sun, 24 March 2019

Start Time:

9:30 AM

Duration:

1 Day

Format:

Workshop

Language:

English

Venue:

Academy of Integrated Dentistry

Address:
Google map

Lathi Dental Care, Senapati Bapat Rd, Shivajinagar, Pune, Maharashtra, India 411016

Course Provider:
Academy of Integrated Dentistry
Event Contact:
Speaker(s):
Dr alok lathi

Dr. Alok Lathi

MDS

Dr Alok Lathi graduated with BDS & MDS in Oral Medicine and Radiology from Dr D.Y. Patil Dental School affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik. His areas of expertise include 3D Imaging and CBCT diagnosis & treatment planning as he runs a chain of diagnostic CBCT centres in Pune, India. Dr Alok has been a University Merit ranker and a Gold Medallist during his academic journey. Dr Alok is also an Associate Professor in Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, MA Rangoonwala College of Dental Sciences, Pune.

Dr Alok and his wife, Dr Shilpa, a prosthodontist, run their own private dental practice, Lathi Dental Centre, in the city of Pune along with three radiology centres called ‘WAVE Imaging’ and a digital dental Lab on Guided Implantology for producing surgical guides. 

Dr Alok is certified trainer on CBCT for Dentsply Sirona India. He is a founder and active member of Areca Nut Intervention initiative in India for a noble cause, prevention of oral cancers. 

Dr Alok is well known for excellence in the following areas of dental care: 

  • TMJ (Temporomandibular joint disorder)  
  • CBCT (Cone Beam Computed Tomography)  
  • Oral Cancer  
  • Endodontics  
  • Single visit root canal treatment