In Office Whitening

This practical hands-on workshop is designed for Dentists, OHT's, Therapists and Hygienists.
Course Summary:

The syllabus for the course includes the following topics:

• Regulation of whitening products and practices in Australia
• Case selection and contra-indications
• Whitening versus lightening
• Patient work-up and consent
• Shade assessment
• Causes of discolouration
• Chemistry of bleaching systems
• Choice of systems; chemical versus light activation
• Advanced oxidation processes for bleaching
• Maximizing effectiveness of individual systems
• Safety considerations for hard tissues and the dental pulp
• Soft tissue isolation; material application
• Intra-operative complications and their prevention and management
• Post-operative advice; shade relapse and its prevention
• Maintenance products for at home use

The theory section concludes with a written examination. The hands-on section includes techniques for isolation and tissue protection, and application of materials to maximize effectiveness and safety.

Presented by Prof Laurence Walsh, University of Qld

Professor Laurence Walsh BDSc, PhD, DDSc, GCEd, FRACDS, FFOP(RCPA), FIADFE
Laurence Walsh has been Professor of Dental Science at UQ since 1999, where he leads the research group in advanced technologies and materials. He has undertaken clinical and laboratory trials for a wide range of bleaching systems and technologies, and has published extensively on this topic in the national and international literature. Laurence has over 25 years clinical experience with conventional and laser-based systems for treating more difficult cases including tetracycline staining. He has presented numerous lectures and hand-on courses in tooth bleaching systems and technologies for the past decade across the Asia-Pacific region and in North America.

6 Scientific CPD hours
ADA Members  $770
OHT/Therapists/Hygienists $770 


Payment is required by CREDIT CARD for all online transactions.

You must SAVE RESPONSE to any mandatory questions before proceeding.

6/15/2019 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
ADAQ CPD & Training Centre 26 - 28 Hamilton Place Bowen HIlls, QLD 4006 AUSTRALIA
This event is full.

You are not currently logged in. In order to register for this event, please log in using the username and password box at the top of this page. If you do not have a login, please click the button below

Click here to create an account

By registering for this event you accept our terms and conditions