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Introduction

We couldn’t be more proud to present our newest collaboration with Fradeani Education. The highly renowned Fradeani Education team has put together a series of video lectures, covering all topics...

Lecture – The Introduction (24min)

In this first module of Inversion Online I will give a short introduction into rubberdam isolation. We will discuss the following topics 1. The history of rubberdam isolation2. The why3....

Lecture – The Materials

In this second module of Inversion Online we will discuss the following topics. 1. The sheets2. The punch3. The clamps4. The forceps5. The frame6. The floss

The Sheets

In this video I would like to give you some more insight in the different rubberdam sheets that are available on the market. 

Perfect Perforations

In this video I would like to show you the importance of a perfect alignment of your rubberdam punch. 

Frame

In this video I would like to show you how you can position your frame for different clinical situations. 

Clamps

In this video I would like to give your more information about my favorite clamps for everyday isolation. 

Lecture – Strategy

In this third module we will discuss the following topics 1. What is our goal with rubberdam isolation2. Checkpoints before isolation3. Checkpoints during isolation4. Anesthetics5. How many teeth do we...

Lecture – The Technique (34min)

In this fourth module we will discuss the following topics 1. Marking the rubberdam with templates2. Marking the rubberdam manually3. Placing the rubberdam    – 1-step technique    – 1.5-step...

Templates – PacDam

In this video I will show you how you can use the PacDam as a template to mark your rubberdam. 

Lecture – Advanced Isolation (50min)

In this lecture we will discuss the following topics 1. The floss ligature2. How to modify your rubberdam clamps3. Different examples of isolation with multiple clamps, teflon and/or retraction cord4....

Floss Ligatures

In this video I would like to show you how to make a floss ligature and how to place and remove it. 

Teflon

In this video I will show you how you can use teflon to get more retraction of your rubberdam.

Retraction Cord

In this video I would like to show you how you can use retraction cord to get extra retraction of your rubberdam. 

Split-Dam

In this video we demonstrate the application of a split-dam in the anterior region.  A split-dam can be used in situations where there is a fixed orthodontic retainer that doesn’t...

Lecture – Isolation & Restoration (52min)

In this lecture we will discuss the following topics 1. Protocol for success2. Restorative quadrant cases2. The combination of the matrix with rubberdam in direct cases3. Isolation and cementation of...

DSD

The DSD Clinic project

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Welcome

The IAS Academy is a global community of world-class teachers and colleagues that have one common goal, to empower dentists to confidently treat their patients with the best and most...

Free introduction webinar by Tif Qureshi

Tif Qureshi is the old chairman of the Britisch Association of Cosmetic Dentistry and the clinical director of the IAS Academy. In this webinar he explains why orthodontics deserve a...

1 – Intro, Philosophy & Terminology

Introduction and philosophy of minimally invasive aesthetic and interceptive restorative dentistry. This module will outline the aesthetic and functional reasons for uptake of this treatment option for millions of patients....

3 – Assess, Diagnose & Consent

Case selection. Orthodontic assessment, diagnosis and treatment planning. It is vital that dentists carrying out any form of orthodontics can carry out a full assessment, to create a correct diagnosis,...

4 – Occlusion & Arch Planning

Occlusal planning, arch evaluation, space calculation. This module will outline the importance of careful occlusal control.

5 – Clear Aligner Course

IPR, engagers and treatment execution. Careful, anatomically respectful Inter-proximal reduction (IPR) and validation. Correct methodology for engager placement. Tooth shaping and IPR timing for the best aesthetics.

6 – Finishing & Retention

Finishing and high quality retention  Case presentations: and troubleshooting Align bleach and bond and the Ortho-Restorative pathway Use of the online mentoring forum – getting started

8a – IAS Aligners

Case submission process. This module will cover how to submit your case to various providers of aligners and interpret the treatment setup to ensure your plan is appropriate to specific...

8b – ClearCorrect Aligners

Case submission process. This module will cover how to submit your case to various providers of aligners and interpret the treatment setup to ensure your plan is appropriate to specific...

8c – SureSmile Aligners

Case submission process. This module will cover how to submit your case to various providers of aligners and interpret the treatment setup to ensure your plan is appropriate to specific...

9 – Support, Summary & Marketing

Marketing support and implementation  This module outlines the use of the IAS find a dentist facility, IAS Academy membership benefits  Using the mentoring support site for open source education  And...

1 – Introduction

Introduction, definitions and ortho/occlusal terminology.  Why ortho- restorative dentistry is critical for every dentist.

2 – Dental Techtonics

The reality of the functional consequence of continued tooth movement.   The Envelope of function, pathway wear and long term observation of patients.Deepening bites and loss of guidance.

3 – Upgrading your daily examination

Advanced ortho- restorative diagnoses / Changing your daily patient exam Communication and education of patients. Patient monitoring with scanners / Intraoral cameras/ photography 

4 – Edge bonding & the reverse triangle

Reverse Triangle Edge Bonding and polishingComposite edge bonding. Theory and step by step technique for easy aesthetics, high strength and longevity. This approach can be used for simple additive edge...

5 – PPR, Planning & Communication

PPR. Understanding tooth shape, communication with the lab for better results. Communication with the patient for Superior aesthetics. Execution, and practice.

6a – The Dahl Principle (upgraded content)

The basics of dahl, theory, science when to and when not to treat. This approach if used correctly on the right patient can prevent patients going down a restorative cycle...

Introduction webinar

8 Things Mindful Dentists Do DifferentlyOver the last years, I’ve taken a reputable mindfulness program to the dental office. During my dentistry practice I suffered from severe stress and exhaustion....

1: Welcome and course guidelines

We are going to be together for 8 weeks with the goal of learning and develop skills that will help you not only to better manage stress during your everyday...

1: Mindful Movement

10 minutes of simple stretches to provide a direct way for body awareness. Remembering that it’s very important to be gentle with yourself as you do these stretches, so looking...

1: Walking meditation

One of the things that you find out when you have been practicing mindfulness for a while is that nothing is quite as simple as it appears. This is as...

1a: Verbal Aikido

Communication awareness exercises originally adapted from the martial art of aikido by the author and aikido practitioner, George Leonard.

1: The importance of values

Discover your values and find what truly motivates you, so you can make confident and wiser decisions. You have this exercise available in PDF.

1: Being a Mindful Dentist

When you start applying mindfulness at your everyday dentistry practice you will reduce stress, find more balance and meaning during your workday, you will gain focus and raise concentration, and...