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Visual Esthetic Smile Design: Driving the Restorative Plan

Description:
Digital Smile Design is a multipurpose digital tool with clinically relevant advantages: It can strengthen esthetic diagnostic abilities, improve communication between team members, help organize treatment planning, create predictable systems throughout treatment phases, enhance patients’ education and motivation, and increase the effectiveness of case presentation. This article describes the main steps of introducing this practical tool to the clinician’s esthetic restorative practice.

Date Added:
4/23/2014

Author(s):

Christian Coachman, DDS, CDT Christian Coachman, DDS, CDT
Dr. Christian Coachman graduated in Dentistry at the University of São Paulo/Brazil in 2002 and in Dental Technology in 1995. He is a member of the Brazilian Academy of...
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Questions & Comments
Hugh Flax - (8/3/2014 7:30 PM)

Christian enjoyed this introduction and update on DSD -especially watching Dental XP on the plane Looking forward to the meeting in Miami AND implementing the enhanced communication with my team and patients. You and the DSD team should be commended for simplifying a complex subject Some people call that genius!

Shane Hunt - (5/7/2014 5:44 PM)

Thanks Christian,an inspiring video. Quite a revelation to be able to use the phone in our pocket (with some add on)to take images that are sufficient for Tx planning. I'd sure like to know how to use Keynote to make the computer analysis and mock up. Is there a tutorial or such anywhere? Best, Shane Hunt, DDS

Ronald Goldstein - (5/7/2014 2:24 PM)

Great job as usual, Christian!! Love the presentatin

al dosamantes - (5/7/2014 2:25 AM)

Excellent visualization of what we should be doing as SOP . Thank you Dr. Coachman . I am a lab technician and I share your anxieties that we have when some cases just dont seem to match from model to mouth . We all have skin in the game , the patient , the doctor , the specialist , and the technician .. this is the perfect protocol for all. Regards , Al Dosamantes

henry galvis - (5/6/2014 11:09 PM)

Excelente conferencia,seria importante tener la opción en español.

Maurice Salama - (4/27/2014 9:33 AM)

Really proud to have had Christian here with us for several years collaborating and developing new ideas and concepts together. He has become a great teacher and communicator and we are proud of all his success. Dr. Salama

Mauricio Taborda - (4/26/2014 10:45 AM)

Great video but the audio is weird...there is a very annoying sound all the time in this video...

Maurice Salama - (4/25/2014 5:30 AM)

Aldo; I believe the DSD Connect is already available. I am certain Christian will discuss this further at the XP Global Symposium this June. Hope you can make it. Dr. Salama

ALDO ESPINOSA - (4/24/2014 10:04 PM)

where sorry XD ...

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