Three-appointment Dentures: A Hands-on Workshop

Designed exclusively for dentists, this course will illustrate a three-appointment, step-by-step process for fabricating predictable and esthetic dentures requiring minimal adjustments. Two highly experienced prosthodontists will share clinical tips and techniques that will help you reduce chair time, simplify procedures, and obtain more accurate results with complete denture cases. You will benefit from practical experience with all clinical aspects of denture fabrication—from impressions to insertion.
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April 29, 2022 to April 30, 2022


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

Course Number: CF3033

Enrollment is limited to 20


Learn How To

  • Evaluate your patient’s edentulous anatomy
  • Recognize when pre-prosthetic surgery is indicated
  • Obtain accurate impressions
  • Verify vertical dimension and centric relation
  • Select denture teeth for esthetics and function
  • Troubleshoot the most common denture problems
  • Recognize the potential of digitally fabricated dentures

Training Methods

Illustrated lectures, demonstrations and simulated hands-on experiences

Credits and Fees


$1,695 dentist


14 hours

Eligible for AGD Mastership credit in removable prosthodontics.

Minnesota Credits

14 Fundamental Credit Hours

Include CORE Subject Area:

  • Diagnosis & Treatment Planning



1:10 PM to 8:00 PM (Friday)
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Saturday)

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Meet our Experts

Israel M. Finger, DDS, MS, MEd, is a practicing prosthodontist in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Finger was co-coordinator of the graduate program in prosthodontics at Louisiana State University for 28 years. He has written and co-authored over 80 publications and has lectured extensively both nationally and internationally.

Paul S. Olin, DDS, MS,  Interim Associate Dean, Clinical Affairs; Professor, Division of Prosthodontics, Department of Restorative Sciences; Director, Dental Implant Program; University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. Dr. Olin maintains an active prosthodontic and esthetic dentistry practice in the faculty practice at the School of Dentistry.

Disclosure Summary

It is the policy of the University of Minnesota Office of Continuing Dental Education to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored educational activities. All participating speakers, course directors, and planning committee members are required to disclose to the program audience any financial relationships related to the subject matter of this program. Relationships of spouse/partner with proprietary entities producing health care goods or services should be disclosed if they are of a nature that may influence the objectivity of the individual in a position to control the content of the CDE activity. Disclosure information is reviewed in advance in order to manage and resolve any possible conflicts of interest. Specific disclosure information for each speaker, course director, and planning committee member will be shared with the audience prior to the speaker’s presentation.

Continuing Dental Education Staff members have nothing to disclose.

The following information was received from our speakers for this course. It is not assumed these financial interests or affiliations will have an adverse impact on course presentations. They simply are noted here to fully inform course participants.

Israel Finger, DDS, MS, MEd
Indicated no relevant affiliations or financial interests. Speaker does not intend to discuss an off-label/investigative use of a commercial product/device.

John Madden
Indicated no relevant affiliations or financial interests. Speaker does not intend to discuss an off-label/investigative use of a commercial product/device. 

Paul Olin, DDS, MS
Consultant: Avadent (non-paid)
Indicated no relevant financial interests. Speaker does not intend to discuss an off-label/investigative use of a commercial product/device.

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  • Final registration will begin at 12:30 PM on Friday.
  • Light refreshments will be available during registration.
  • Continental breakfast will be available Saturday morning.
  • The program will run from 1:10 to 8:00 PM on Friday and from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Saturday.
  • Dinner is included on Friday and lunch is included on Saturday.

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.

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