Skip to content

Improving predictability in everyday crown restorations from start to finish Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to join renowned Dr Ben Lee, Prosthodontist, in a very hands-on heavy and comprehensive course, including crown prep, impression taking and making a provisional crown. Dental crown restorations are a common treatment modality by most dentists. However, many dental crowns are seen as sub-optimal and many dentists face problems regarding their outcome. This unique course aims to help you improve your skills in every step of the crowning process - from start to finish. You will experience a patient’s journey from a comprehensive assessment, specialised crown preparation techniques and making an ideal provisional, to a successful cementation outcome. Benefit from 50:50 of lectures and hands-on activities, allowing you to immediately practice new techniques to improve your skills and understanding. Bring your loupes and book early! Spaces are limited.

Learning outcomes

To understand the risk factors for treatment and how to communicate these effectively to the patient To understand different post and core systems and when to use each To have a better understanding of the all critical steps of crowning including: tooth preparation, impression taking, provisionalisation and cementation. To understand the various classes of dental ceramic and indication on when to use each To improve clinical competency via hands-on exercises in: crown preparation, taking 1-step and 2-step impressions, provisional crown.

Further information 

Dr Ben Lee, Dr Johnson Chou

Ben completed his MDSc in Prosthodontics from the University of Sydney. During this time, he was given the Young Prosthodontist Award by The International College of Prosthodontists. He is past President of the Australian Prosthodontic Society (NSW) and Australian Asian Association of Dentists. He is a mentor for implant diploma courses offered by the University of Sydney and Charles Sturt University. In addition, being a visiting honorary Clinical Lecturer at the University of Sydney and a frequent presenter for Nobel Biocare, Ben frequently presents on the topic of dental implants and fixed prosthodontics nationally. As a prosthodontist, Ben works full-time in his referral based specialist centre in Chatswood, Sydney, with particular interest in the surgical and restorative aspects of dental implant treatment. Dr Johnson Chou was born in Taiwan and grew up in Auckland. He graduated from University of Otago (New Zealand) with a Bachelor Degree in Dentistry. He then went on to complete a three year Clinical Doctorate in Prosthodontics at Sydney University to become a registered specialist Prosthodontist. Dr Chou is a prosthodontic special field member of the Royal Australian College. Dr Chou has special interest in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and its management with regard to pain and parafunction. In addition his work focuses on anterior aesthetics, bonding, veneers and crowns. Dr. Chou also has experience in orthodontics and he works with Specialist Orthodontists to assist patients who have TMJ pain, muscular pain, dysfunction as well as placing aesthetic bondings on front teeth at the end of orthodontic treatment for teeth. Dr. Chou finds it important to be up to date and he attends continuing education courses in the field of cosmetic dentistry, dental Implantology and surgery, orthodontics, occlusion, temporomandibular joint disorder and endodontics. He also lectures privately at continuing education courses in the field of the TMJ and composite resins for front teeth.

Dr Ben Lee, Dr Johnson Chou 

Improving Dental Crowns

Dr Ben Lee, Dr Johnson Chou
Friday 13th Sep 2024 - Saturday 14th Sep 2024
8:30am - 5:00pm
Centre for Professional Development
1 Atchison Street
Region: St Leonards Nsw, Australia
Enrol Now 
Brought to you by ADA NSW Centre for Professional Development