This course is designated for practitioners and technicians who already demonstrate an understanding of Dawson’s occlusion and examination protocols, including how-to record centric relation, use of facebow, and use a semi-adjustable articulator.
Rehabilitating the edentulous patient with complete dentures can be a daunting task for most.
- The predictability of comfort, esthetics and/or function is not as easily achieved as it is with the fixed restorative cases.
- Dental school education, unfortunately, has fallen short of teaching sound removable prosthodontic principles.
Course Size: 20
About the instructor
DR. KIM DAXON
Resident Expert of Removable Prosthodontics
Kimberley Daxon, D.D.S. is the Resident Expert of Removable Prosthodontics and Senior Faculty member for The Dawson Academy. Dr. Daxon is also an owner and prosthodontist at Daxon Dentistry in St. Petersburg, Florida. She specializes in complex occlusal disorders, complete dentures and implants.
Dr. Daxon has taught continuing education as a faculty member within The Dawson Academy for more than 18 years. She teaches several courses within the curriculum, including Dental Assistant’s Role in Supporting Complete Dentistry and Hygienist’s Role in Supporting Complete Dentistry. She’s also lectured at such meetings as the New Hampshire Dental Society Meeting and North Carolina State Dental Meeting.
Dr. Daxon also holds awards from the International College of Dentists and the Academy of Oral Medicine. She’s a member several dental organizations, including the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, International College of Dentists, American College of Prosthodontists, and the American Dental Association.