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Shade taking and digital dentistry

The meeting is aimed at improving the art of shade taking and laboratory communication.  There will also be an overview of how digital technologies are changing dentistry and with that, patients' expectations of dental treatment.


  • Techniques of shade taking
  • Overview of Shade Guides
  • Laboratory Communication
  • Shade taking – using conventional techniques versus shade measurement using the scanner
  • Overview of intra-oral digital scanners and demonstration using the TRIOS intra-oral scanner

 The meeting will include a "hands-on" section where delegates can use the TRIOS scanner and visualise 3D colour impression taking, shade measurement and bite verification.

speaker – Dale Flanagan

Dale Flanagan

Dale Flanagan is a qualified dental technician with years of experience using CAD/CAM and intraoral scanners.

Dale’s work with 3Shape’s Trios has taken him across the UK assisting in clinical consultancy, demonstrations and working with a number of dental laboratories.

sponsor – Oral Ceramics

Oral Ceramics

This lecture is sponsored by Oral Ceramics

Oral Ceramics pride themselves on being at the forefront of technology and digital dentistry is no different.  Investing in the market leading Cad cam systems to enable us to ensure that they can offer their clients and their patients the very best restorative options.

Venue – Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham

Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham Brindleyplace

1 Brunswick Square,
Birmingham B1 2HW

Registration Closed
1 Day Educational Meeting
26 April 2016 12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Non-Members £295.00
2 CPD Hours