Minimally Invasive Veneer Preparation, Cementation & Smile Design Masterclass - Dentistry

Minimally Invasive Veneer Preparation, Cementation & Smile Design Masterclass


This course consists of two parts – an online pre-course lecture on veneer preparations and two days of face-to-face live in-person hands-on training.

Day 1

  • The morning session will consist of a Smile Design lecture which will include:
  • How to choose between creating a natural smile or a media smile for your patient.
  • Cosmetic Imaging techniques for sales and treatment planning
  • Assessing Occlusal vertical dimension
  • Creating the correct Occlusal planes for the full mouth recon.
  • Choosing the ideal centre line for your patient.
  • Communication with the technician the correct smile line and anterior Occlusal plane.
  • Creating ideal aesthetics by incorporating golden proportion into your restorations.
  • Understanding Anterior tooth shapes and anatomy to create beautiful Anterior composite and porcelain restorations

The afternoon session will consist of veneer preparation hands-on training practical.

Day 2

  • Using phonetics to ensure correct tooth profiles
  • Lip lines and central incisor dominance
  • 50:40:30 rule for contact areas
  • Importance of the Dennis Tarnow rule for eliminating black triangle disease.
  • Creating the ideal buccal corridor and changing emergence profile v banana teeth
  • Soft tissue aesthetics
  • Restorative solutions to uneven gingival margins
  • Use of pink composite and porcelain to mimic gingival tissue.
  • Using Anterior restorative Ortho GDP techniques to create ideal aesthetics prior to restoring

The afternoon session will consist of a veneer cementation hands-on training practical.

Important information

The participants must complete, before attending the face-to-face course, an online lecture

The pre-recorded online lecture on veneer preparations will show you the latest techniques for minimally invasive veneers and will include:

  • the use of preparation matrices to guide tooth preps
  • when to use Conventional vs slice preps
  • prepless veneers and when they can and can't be used
  • the importance of dentine sealing after preparation
  • feldspathic vs Emax restorations and how to choose which to use
  • impression techniques to ensure no distorted models
  • how to avoid black triangles
  • Geller Models vs standard modes for the fabrication of the Veneers
  • diagnostic waxing and prototypes

Providers Terms

Refund & Cancellation Policy


A refund of the registration fee will be made as follows: Notification in writing must be received 60 days prior to the event: 50% – excluding VAT, bank charges and other charges relates to the payment. Notification in writing must be received 30 days prior to the event: 25% – excluding VAT, bank charges and other charges relates to the payment. Notification received within less than 30 days prior to the event will result in no refund.


A refund of the registration fee will be made as follows: 50% refund will be provided (excluding VAT, bank charges and other charges relates to the payment) if CAPP EVENTS & TRAINING receives a notification in writing 3 months prior to the start of the first module. No refund will be given after this date. All notifications must be received in writing.


Course Fee

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Course Fee$1,258
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Contact Hours:

14.0 hrs


Wed, 13 December 2023

Start Time:

9:00 AM


2 Days


Lecture and Hands-on




CAPP Events & Training


Onyx Tower 2 | Office P204 & P205,
Dubai, Dubai,
United Arab Emirates




Prof. Paul A. Tipton

Prof. Paul A. Tipton, UK is an internationally acclaimed Specialist in Prosthodontics who has worked in private practice for more than 30 years. He is the President of the British Academy of Restorative Dentistry (BARD) and is the founder of Tipton Training Ltd, one of the UK’s leading private dental training academies and the author of over 100 scientific articles for the dental press. He has been named at #12 in ‘The Dentistry Top 50’ for 2017 in the UK and voted in the Top 20 ‘most influential dentists in the UK’ by his peers in Dentistry Magazine in April 2012, the leading Prosthodontist in the poll. Prof. Paul was also voted in the top 5 dentists in Private Dentistry’s Elite 20 poll, January 2012.
He gained his Master’s Degree in 1989 from the Eastman Dental Hospital and London University and started teaching at the University of Manchester’s MSc in Restorative Dentistry. He is now a Professor of Restorative and Cosmetic Dentistry at the City of London Dental School. His private dental training academy, Tipton Training, was founded in 1991 and to date over 3000 dentists have completed a one year course at the Academy.
In 1992, Prof. Tipton was awarded an honorary Diploma in General Dental Practice from the Royal College of Surgeons of England and was appointed a member of the British Dental Association’s Independent Practice Committee. In 1999, he was certified as a Specialist in Prosthodontics by the General Dental Council.
Prof Tipton is on the editorial board of Private Dentistry Magazine, The Journal of Indian Prosthodontics Society and Implant Dentistry and is a medical writer and part of the advisory board at Expert Beauty Magazine and ‘Woman's magazine. He was a founding member and on the Board of Directors of the British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry and the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He is the past president of the British Academy of Implant Dentistry and is currently the President of the British Academy of Restorative Dentistry. He was recently elected Fellow of the International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics (IADFE) and Associate Fellow of the University of Warwick.
Prof Tipton practices at his clinics in Manchester, Watford and Harley St. London. All details can be found at

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