Core Curriculum for Lab Technicians

This curriculum is for Dental Lab Technicians that want to take their skills to the next level. These courses will teach you a solid understand of occlusion and how to apply this knowledge to your lab work.

The graphic below is the recommended course plan for The Dawson Academy’s core curriculum for Lab Technicians

The Concept of Complete Dentistry® Pathway to Predictability

Dental Lab Technician courses

We recommend completing the phases listed above in order, but courses within a phase can be completed in any order. To download the full 2017 schedule, click here. To download the full 2018 schedule, click here.

Functional Occlusion – From TMJ to Smile Design

  • Clearwater Beach, FL
  • Tysons, VA
Credits:
19
Tuition:
$1,695

This dental seminar is the recommended first step in our dental seminars continuing education. As the foundational seminar in the “Concept of Complete Dentistry® Series,” you will learn the timeless message that good, esthetic and complete dentistry must begin with a thorough understanding of dental occlusion and the functions of the masticatory system. Discover the cornerstone of The Dawson Academy philosophy, a comprehensive understanding of how the TM joint, muscles, proprioceptive input, lower anterior teeth, upper anterior teeth, lower posterior teeth and upper posterior teeth are designed to function in harmony with one another.

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Treatment Planning Functional Esthetic Excellence

  • Denver, CO
  • Saint Petersburg, FL
  • Chicago, IL
  • Chesapeake, VA
Credits:
20
Tuition:
$4,600

This dental ce course provides a programmed approach to predictably diagnose and treatment plan both simple to extremely difficult cases. Utilizing the standardized records discussed in our dental courses Functional Occlusion- from TMJ to Smile Design and Achieving Predictable Esthetic Results each dentist will discover how to visualize optimum dentistry from an esthetic, functional, biological and structural perspective. You will learn to apply the four treatment options: reshaping, repositioning, restoring and surgical correction, which are a critical component of step-by-step dental treatment planning checklists. (Limited to 20 dentists)

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Achieving Predictable Esthetic Results

  • St. Petersburg, FL
  • St. Petersburg, FL
Credits:
19
Tuition:
$1,695

This restorative dental course will provide the students with the procedural knowledge to do contemporary restorative procedures at the highest level. This dental seminar will leave each student with a clear understanding of the four options of treatment: Reshaping, Repositioning, Restoring and Surgical alternatives.

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Esthetic Foundations 1 – Restoring Anterior Teeth

  • Denver, CO
  • Saint Petersburg, FL
  • Chesapeake, VA
Credits:
20
Tuition:
$4,800

This hands-on program will assist the cosmetic dentist in taking those critical steps in accomplishing anterior restorative procedures at their highest level. Restoring anterior teeth and managing dental esthetics with predictability, truly represents the culmination of our understanding of how this intricate system is designed as we attempt to emulate what nature has originally created.

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Advanced Problem Solving

  • Clearwater Beach, FL
Credits:
19
Tuition:
$2,500

This dental course will provide the participant with the necessary information to solve complex dental problems. Extreme occlusal wear, anterior open bites, deep overbites, extreme overjet and Class III malocclusions will be discussed. Neutral zone and vertical dimension will be covered in detail as it pertains to the treatment of the above problems.

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