Dr. Nelson Silva is Professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry at the Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. He holds a master’s, doctorate and postdoctoral degree from the University of São Paulo / New York University. Dr. Silva served as Assistant and Associate Professor of Prosthodontics / Biomaterials at the University of New York for about 11 years and published several book chapters and high impact manuscripts. His clinical and research skills involve translational research, disruptive dentistry, laboratory and clinical aspects for the success of cosmetic restorations, partial and total removable prostheses and implants using CAD / CAM. Dr. Silva serves as KOL for 3Shape since 2013.
From Full digital dentures to guided hybrids: The metamorphosis
This presentation will address the treatment planning and execution of Digital Immediate and Definitive Complete Dentures from start to finish including the conversion to hybrid prostheses. Highly cross-linked PMMA material will be also discussed for the prosthetic fabrications.