About Dr. Nguyen Thanh Dung
Dr. Nguyen Thanh Dung, graduated from Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy and currently holds the position of founder and CEO of Lux Smile Studio Dental Clinic. Additionally, he serves as a lecturer in the Faculty of Odonto-Stomatology at Van Lang University.
Dr. Dung is an conducted many workshops on direct composite restorations and bonded porcelain restorations. His philosophy is mostly based on the minimally invasive treatment, which prioritizes the preservation of natural tooth structure while achieving aesthetically pleasing outcomes. Dr. Dung aspires to enhance his skills and share his passion for minimally invasive restorations with a wider audience by continuing to impart his knowledge and equip fellow dentists with the necessary skills and understanding to integrate this concept into their own clinical practice.
Lecture Title: Composite Artistry in Everyday Dentistry
Direct composites have become an essential part of a modern dental practice as it allows the dentists to provide the best possible care with natural life-like restorations that can enhance their patients smile and improve oral health. Understanding the material capabilities, shade matching, using the right techniques and tools help most dentist achieve the desired aesthetics and function when restoring teeth with predictable outcomes.
This presentation will focus on showcasing a variety of clinical cases where bioactive composites have been used in the anterior aesthetic zone with different restorative techniques to increase efficiency and provide tips and tricks to preventing restorative failure in the posterior teeth.
Key Learning Points
Importance of material selection for direct restorations
Achieving desired aesthetics with layering or injection technique in anterior teeth
Management of the deep carious lesion with direct composite in posterior teeth