Location: Vancouver Pinnacle Harbourfront Hotel – Port of New York Room, 3rd Floor
Fee: $ 295.00 (Inclusive, includes breaks, hands on course materials and all taxes and gratuities)
CE Credits: 3
Synopsis: Digital dentistry is the focus of advanced dentistry today. The modern dental practice cannot help but be touched by various facets of the digital workflow. This session aims to explore various digital impression systems, digital designing and where in-office CAD/CAM is useful today. Come see how the various facets of digital technology is at our fingertips and gain an understanding of the available technology so that you can utilize it to unlock the power of these tools in your practice today. Attendees will get a first-hand experience with scanners and how they are used. Take hold of various scanners and get a chance to try out the technology. There will be a chance to dive in to the world of in-office CAD/CAM and see the benefits of this type of technology in everyday dental practice.
- Explore various digital impression systems
- Understanding digital impression systems and application
- Digital design workflows
- In-Office CAD/CAM and some of its application today
Bio: Dr. Jonathan A. Ng, BMedSc, DDS, MSc, Dip. Pros., FRCD(C) is a Certified Specialist in Prosthodontics. He earned his specialist training at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver and his Bachelor of Medical Sciences and Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees at the University of Alberta.
Following completion of a general practice residency, he continued at the University of Alberta Hospital as a staff dentist treating medically compromised patients in a clinical and operating room setting. He also managed a rural practice in Elk Point, Alberta. Dr. Ng is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor at the UBC Department of Dentistry and is also on staff as a clinical Prosthodontist at the BC Cancer Agency in Vancouver delivering multifaceted prosthodontic care and oral and facial rehabilitation to medically complex patients.
Dr. Ng’s private practice is on West Broadway in Vancouver, Canada. He focuses his private practice on esthetic and functional reconstruction ranging from the single tooth situation to complex prosthodontics. His practice includes the surgical placement and restoration of dental implants. He has a passion for the area of digital dentistry such as digital impressions and the digital workflow and has been invited to speak both nationally and internationally on these topics. He has published articles on the subject area.
Dr. Ng has been involved in international aid missions with a strong desire to help those in underdeveloped countries. When not practicing dentistry, he enjoys photography, playing the guitar and snowboarding.