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Composite Restorations course for Dental Practice

Speciality Classification
Oral Health
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
30 minutes
Subject matter expert
eLearning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
Faculty of Dental Surgery

This session will discuss composite resin as a direct restorative material. It will also explain its composition and how it can be optimally used as a direct restorative material.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • List the qualities a composite resin should possess
  • Explain how a composite resin’s performance may vary depending upon its composition
  • List the clinical steps that should be followed to obtain optimum performance

The aim of this session is to explain how composite resins are made up and how manufacturers optimise their various properties for clinical use.


PRM123
Entry Requirements / Prerequisites

Before commencing this session you should have knowledge of:

  • Enamel bonding
  • Dentine bonding
Instructors / Speakers
Richard M Foxton,
Clinical Senior Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry

Richard qualified from the University of Manchester in 1989.

After eight years in general practice, he was awarded a Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho) Scholarship in 1998 and entered the Graduate Program in Prosthodontics at Tokyo Medical and Dental University. Richard graduated with a PhD in 2003 and returned to London to take up a clinical teaching position at King’s College London Dental Institute and as a Dental Practitioner for Tower Hamlets PCT. He was a Vocational Dental Trainer for one year and obtained the Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2004.

Richard completed Specialist training in Restorative Dentistry, including Periodontics, Prosthodontics, Endodontics at Guy’s Hospital and obtained the Intercollegiate Speciality Fellowship examination in Restorative Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2014.

Richard is currently a Clinical Senior Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry at King’s College London Dental Institute. He has co-authored over 100 peer-reviewed publications, several book chapters and two books and is an Associate Editor of Journal of Prosthodontic Research, Official Journal of Japan Prosthodontic Society.

Delivery
Title
Composite Restorations course for Dental Practice
Speciality Classification
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Dental, -- DENTAL --
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
30 minutes
Location
Online
Reference
08_06_003
Access Duration (in months)
12
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