Session 1: Getting Started
From: 8:30 AM
Friday, 11 February, 2022
To: 5:00 PM
Sunday, 13 February, 2022
TOTAL CPD FOR THIS EVENT: 18 HOURS
This event includes information on the following topics:
The intended audience for this event includes:
The course begins with information on basic diagnosis, case selection and treatment planning. Emphasis will be placed on thorough record examination and cephalometric analysis, and their role in making informed treatment decisions.
The effects of orthodontic treatment on facial aesthetics and balance will be discussed as well as the basics of craniofacial growth and development. Banding and bonding will be discussed and participants will have the opportunity to place bands and brackets on the orthodontic typodont. Initial wire placement and ligation techniques will be demonstrated.
Hands-on exercises include
- Cephalometric analysis
- Bonding (bracket placement exercise)
- Mechanics (wire placement and technique)