Originally Release Jun 10, 2019
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Bond or lute? Try in or prime first? Am I doing this right? This entertaining 1-hour webinar will help answer all of your questions about placing zirconia restorations. From preparation, to priming to insertion, Dr. Rolando Nuñez will explain how and why certain materials are selected for optimized clinical results when working with zirconia. Using a simple guide, he will walk you through step-by-step procedures creating a usable system for optimized long-term results and efficiency.
1. Understand the basic, chemical principles of zirconia bonding
2. Decide whether to bond or lute zirconia restorations
3. Confidently prime and seat zirconia restorations
4. Immediately implement an office protocol to standardize placement of zirconia restorations
Dr. Rolando Nuñez received his dental degree from Central University of Venezuela in 1997. He enrolled in a Biomaterials Graduate Program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, obtaining a MSc. degree in 2004. He joined BISCO as a private clinical consultant from 2005 until 2013, where he worked closely with the Research and Development Department in the development of new and innovative products. In 2014 he became Manager of Clinical Affairs for BISCO, Inc.
Dr. Nuñez has held a private practice focussing in Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry for the past 10 years. He has lectured in over 30 countries on a vast array of topics regarding Adhesive Dentistry. He has many publications regarding clinical techniques as well as scientific articles in peer review journals.
Dr. Nuñez is a member of the following groups: International Association of Dental Research, American Association of International Research, Latin American Society of Operative Dentistry and Biomaterials, Dental Materials Group of the IADR and the Venezuelan Society of Operative Dentistry Biomaterials and Esthetics.