Anterior Esthetic Techniques & Materials Workshop

Anterior Esthetic Techniques & Materials

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Attendees must complete the course Anterior Esthetic Techniques & Materials Seminar - Friday, March 23, 2018.

Accomplishing exquisite anterior restorative results is a combination of preparation technique and materials selections. During this hands-on workshop, our presenter will guide you through approaches to plan margin placement and tooth reduction to accomplish the proposed tooth position, contour, and color of the new restoration while assuring functional success. You will also practice an efficient and effective process for streamlining tooth preparation. Working shoulder-to-shoulder with our instructor, you will utilize and discuss the esthetic and functional parameters of a wide range of materials. Leave this workshop well-prepared to select and utilize the right materials for your next esthetic case!

You Will Practice

  • Reduction matrices
  • Anterior veneer preparation
  • Full coverage preparations
  • Impression techniques
  • Tissue management and retraction
  • Provisonalization
  • Bonding and cementation

Corporate Support

Ivoclar Vivadent

Training Methods

Hands-on experiences, demonstration

Meet Our Expert

Lee Ann Brady, DMD, is a privately-practicing dentist and nationally recognized educator, lecturer and author. With an extensive history in leadership, she is currently Director of Education at the Pankey Institute and practices in Glendale, Arizona at Desert Sun Smiles. Her care focuses on general, cosmetic and implant dentistry, as well as TMJ and sleep apnea therapy. Dr. Brady is a member of the editorial board for the Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry, Inside Dentistry, and Dentaltown Magazine.


  • Final registration will begin at 8:00 AM.
  • Continental breakfast will be available during registration.
  • The program will run from 8:30 AM to 3:45 PM.
  • There will be 15-minute refreshment breaks mid-morning and mid-afternoon.
  • Lunch is included.

If you have special dietary needs or are disabled and have special needs, please contact us at least two weeks prior to the program date.

Course details

Special instructions

Please note that on weekends, you must enter Moos Tower from the second floor (the Washington Avenue entrance located below street level) or use the tunnel from the Washington Avenue parking ramp to access Moos Tower.

What to wear

We suggest that you bring a jacket or sweater to help you adjust to the seemingly inevitable changes in meeting room temperature. 

Refund policy

A full refund will be issued if you cancel at least one month (30 total days) prior to the program. If you cancel less than 30 days prior to the program, $100 will be deducted from your refund. For registrations charged to your credit card the refund will be credited to your account. No cash refunds will be issued on charged registrations.

Directions, parking & hotel

Directions & Map

Moos Health Sciences Tower
515 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Moos HS Tower is located on the East Bank of the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Campus, at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Harvard Street SE.

Get directions to Moos Tower and the Washington Avenue Parking Ramp.


Parking is available in the Washington Avenue Ramp. The Washington Avenue Ramp is located at 501 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455.

You will need to push the button on the stationary box in order to receive a parking slip and activate the gate. Detailed instructions for exiting the ramp will be provided during the program. Parking charges will be billed to Continuing Dental Education.

If the ramp is FULL or EVENT PARKING is in place, please inform the attendant that you are attending a Continuing Dental Education conference in the School of Dentistry.

PLEASE NOTE: If you park anywhere besides the Washington Ave. Ramp, you will be responsible for the parking fees.

The Graduate Minneapolis hotel guests only: If you are staying at the Graduate Minneapolis (formerly the Commons Hotel), we encourage that you make parking reservations directly with the hotel. We cannot validate parking for overnight stays. Validated parking is only available during course hours.


Hotel accommodations are available at the Graduate Minneapolis, located directly across the street from the Dental School. To reserve your room at the special Continuing Dental Education rate:

  • Call the Graduate Minneapolis, 612-379-8888, and ask for in-house reservations. Tell the reservationist the dates of your stay and that you want a room under the reservation for “Continuing Dental Education.” Ask the reservationist to enter your name for one of the rooms at the special Continuing Dental Education rate.
  • If you are outside the United States or do not wish to call, please email with the dates you intend to stay and ask to have your name entered for one of the reservations under “Continuing Dental Education.”

Link to a list of hotels near campus

Enrollment is limited to 30.


$695 dentist


6 hours

Minnesota Credits
3 fundamental
3 core (Diagnosis and Treatment Planning)

Eligible for AGD Mastership credit in esthetics and fixed prosthodontics.


8:30 AM to 3:45 PM 


Lynda J. Young Conference Room
6-410 Moos HS Tower
Minneapolis Campus 

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