AFO Course in Damon Technique – Your patients’ smile is our mission

In-house course with Clinical Observation, 5 Years Free Post Course Mentoring

DATES & VENUE

June 1st to 3rd, November 9th to 11th, 2019 – Lausanne, Switzerland

Course 09.00 AM to 5.00 PM, Last day will be a half day clinical observation in the high-tech clinic!

Lunch Break

Course Fees – 2,500 CHF (Limited seats, register asap)

Pay registration fees of 1300 USD (1205 Euro) here




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DAMON COURSES

 

Launch your knowledge and skills at the highest level in one of the most pioneering and advanced dental practices in Europe. This course is different from others due to its more private and personal environment (less than four participants per course) and high tech location. You also get 5 years free post course mentoring for all your Damon cases (T&C Apply). This is a unique course in Europe with chance of clinical observation!

 

Location

Lausanne, Switzerland

All lectures will take place in a Swiss High-Tech Dental Practice (with the most advanced equipment and materials in the field of dentistry).

 

Dates 

Damon (2 and a half days)

JUNE 2019: 1st to 3rd

NOVEMBER 2019: 9th to 11th

 

Course Fee (per person)

Damon (2 and a half days) 2,500 CHF

 

Inclusions

Damon course (2 and a half days)

High-Tech Tips Lecture

Theory and Hands-on in all lectures

Clinical Observation

Breakfast & Lunch & Snacks

 

Faculty

Dr Nancy Maurer, Specialist Orthodontist. Click here to learn more about the faculty.

INTEGRATED DAMON COURSE

A simplified, predictable and precise technique. Damon Orthodontics course in Switzerland, Europe.

For a more complete and global outcome. More than a treatment, Damon is a global concept and a philosophy of treatment.

GOALS

Helping you to target: Teeth, Muscles, Jaws, TMJ, Posture & Oral functions!

Helping you to achieve: Aesthetics, Function & Stability!

This is the most powerful and complete technique which focuses not only in the correction of any malocclusion but also in the correction of the factors causing the malocclusion thus avoiding relapse in the future.

APPROACH

Systematic, exhaustive and consistent.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

1 To understand crucial concepts such as: orthodontics, maxilo-facial

orthopedics, diagnosis, classification, codification, quantification,

treatment planning, treatment philosophy and treatment mechanics;

2 To comprehensively diagnose a clinical case and select the right cases

for Damon system technique;

3 To accurately select the most appropriate Damon bracket and torque for

each individual case and to comprehensively treat the patient to the

satisfaction of all stakeholders; To review and reflect on each individual

case aiming to improve treatment mechanics and outcomes.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Students will be able to select, diagnose, plan and treat an orthodontic

case using the Damon Passive self-ligation technique.

Students can take the help of remote mentoring to clarify their doubts and

for step by step instructions on each case.

 

MODULE I

1 INTRODUCTION

1.1 Welcome

1.2 Attendees

1.3 AFO Academy of Fixed Orthodontics & Dr Ravi Kumar

1.4 Dr Nancy Maurer

 

2 SYSTEMATIC APPROACH

2.1 Aims/Goals

2.2 Concepts

2.3 Assessment

2.4 Diagnosis

2.5 Treatment planning

 

3 HISTORICAL UPDATE

3.1 Treatment philosophies

3.2 Fixed appliances & bracket design

 

MODULE II

1 GENERALITIES

1.1 Founder

1.2 Concepts

1.3 Aims/Goals

1.4 Indications & Contraindications

1.5 Advantages & Disadvantages

2 PHILOSOPHY

2.1 Face driven treatment planning

2.2 Physiologically adaptive mechanics

2.3 Low friction biomechanics

2.4 Phases of treatment

3 MATERIALS

3.1 Brackets (materials, types, prescriptions, torque selection, placement)

3.2 Bonding (materials, techniques)

3.3 Arch wires (materials, types, sequence)

3.4 Inter and intra-maxillary elastics (types, prescriptions, applications)

3.5 Auxiliary elements (stops, coils, built-ups…)

 

MODULE III

1 STANDARD OPERATING PROTOCOL: PROTOCOLIZED MECHANICS

&

2 CLINICAL CASES

Crowding

No crowding

Posterior crossbite

Perio

Agenesia

Impaction

Class I: dental / skeletal

Class I: with deepbite / with openbite

Class II: dental / skeletal

Class II: with deepbite / with openbite

Class III: dental / skeletal

Without extractions

With extractions

3 CLINICAL MANAGEMENT

3.1 Anchorage

3.2 Complementary appliances (functional and non-functional)

3.3 Complementary procedures

3.4 Tips & Tricks

3.5 Finishing

 

MODULE IV

1 RETENTION & STABILITY versus RELAPSE

1.1 Introduction

1.2 Concepts

1.3 Educational journey

1.4 Factors pro-relapse

1.5 Principles/Factors/Methods pro-retention

1.6 Appliances pro-retention

1.7 Methods anti-relapse (post or short-term orthodontics)

2 DAMON SPLINT

3 CLINICAL CASES

 

MODULE V

1 CLINICAL CASES

2 TYPODONT HANDS ON

3 DISCUSSION & CONCLUSION

 

MODULE VI

CLINICAL OBSERVATION

FREE 5-YEAR REMOTE MONITORING (Forum/Email)

Damon Orthodontics Course in Europe

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Refund policy – If you do not get a Visa and you email us the Visa refusal letter at least 1 month before the course, we will refund 1000 USD (300 USD will be deducted from the course fee as administrative charges).

Contact us for Damon Orthodontics course in New York. Academy of Fixed Orthodontics course in Europe is organized by AFO New York and / or AFO India. Certification depends on the course you will be attending. Please contact us for details.

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