Hands-On Presentation *Special Registration Required

Natural and Functional Prosthesis (N.F.P.)

Sunday • 8:00 - 12:00 PM
Location: Harrisburg A
Brian Carson, CDT
Attendee Fee: $250 (member and non-member rate; see registration form)
Register early due to limited attendance!


This course will show the participant how to obtain consistent results through a logical and simple approach
to occlusion and smile design. The participant will also learn denture base waxing techniques that will imitate nature
and will aid in self cleansing of the final base. The participant will leave with the understanding of how to create a natural, functional prosthesis!

Brian Carson, CDT is the owner of Signature Dental Studio located in Fayetteville, North Carolina. He is a second generation certified technician and has specialized in removable prosthetics with over 13 years experience in the discipline. Brian is active with the North Carolina Dental Laboratory Association and is currently serving as Immediate Past President. He received NCDLA's Rising Star Award and was honored with the NCDLA's Merrit Award. Brian has also received training in Engen, Germany for total prosthesis construction and is a current advisory board member to the laboratory program at Durham Technical Community College. He has authored several technical articles to include the "Masters Workshop," which was featured with Inside Dental Technology (IDT) October 2011 entitled Creating Stability and Maintaining Age Appropriate Esthics. Brian feels that understanding the different philosophies within the art of removable prosthetics has given him an insightful and unique perspective.

Items to bring:
1. Personal carving instruments
2. Handpiece w/ acrylic bur of choice
3. Portable bench light

4 hours Scientific credit
With appreciation to Gebdi, USA


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