Under the Patronage of HE Dr. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad Bin J. Al Thani, Director of Public Health

November 15-16, 2019 - DOHA


Interdisciplinary Dentistry: Keeping Your Practice One Step Ahead!

Academy of Laser Dentistry & The British Academy of implant & Restorative Dentistry

Dental Veneers, Foundation of Dental Aesthetics

Dental Veneers, Foundation of Dental Aesthetics

13 – 14 NOV 2019
Dr. Thamer M. Theeb  B.D.S. MSc. Jb. Dip.

This 2-day course is specifically designed to address how aesthetic analysis can aid the restorative dentist to obtain a natural harmonious smile with a simplified approach. The course combines lectures, hands-on workshop, clinical videos and group discussion secessions. A practical approach using evidence-based dentistry will be applied to discuss specific restorative parameters as they relate to the aesthetic facial and dental analyses for predictable smile design. Various types of Aesthetic concepts will be covered including cosmetic orthodontics, teeth whitening, bonding and adhesion, indirect restorations and dental veneers using practical clinical examples. These treatment options will be discussed regarding their advantages, side effects, and success rates.

The course concentrates in clinical approaches that can aid the clinicians in day-to-day practice. Case scenarios will be presented from a combined restorative / Aesthetic approach to improve the long-term aesthetic and functional outcomes. Finally, a problem-based approaches and failure management and treatment of complex cases will sum up all the information gathered during this program.

Course Objectives:

Lecture Learning Objectives:

  • Aesthetic Analysis and Smile Design
  • Applying Aesthetic rules in clinical action
  • Conservative treatments applied to Aesthetic Smile design
  • Problem-free teeth whitening procedures
  • Selection between different types of ceramics
  • Adhesion procedures
  • Dental veneers from planning to cementation
  • Solving Dental Veneers problems

The Hands-on Workshop Learning Objectives:

  • Applying Smile design principles on everyday cases
  • Smile Testing and Mock-up applications
  • Dental veneers different tooth preparation techniques
  • Dental veneers cementation techniques

Day 1



Learning Objectives




Introduction of Speaker, COI declaration

15 min


Aesthetic Alternatives and treatment options

  • Recognize the importance of Enamel preservation and its influence on treatment success
  • Follow a step-by-step conservative approach for aesthetic rehabilitation

2 Hours


Coffee break

15 min

10:30 to 13:00

Basic Aesthetic rules- Objective and subjective

  • Understand the basic aesthetic rules applied to daily aesthetic Practice
  • Teeth shaping and forms in different smile designs
  • Manage and modify restorations To comply with different smile types

2 hour 30 min


Prayer break and lunch time

1 hour

14:00- 15:00

Teeth whitening - The first step

  • Differentiate between different teeth whitening techniques
  • Understand the mechanism and how teeth whitening work
  • Apply teeth whitening strategies to every day practice

1 hour

15:00 to 16:30

Smile design- a step by step approach

  • Smile Design criteria and its application in everyday practice
  • Implicate dental photography and videography in the Smile Design process
  • Apply different Smile design into dental treatments

1 hour 30 min

16:30 to 17:00

Coffee break

15 min

17:00 to 20:00

Interactive Session with Hands on
Cosmetic contouring and smile test drives- hands-on

3 Hours


  • analyze smile design principles on stone models and patient photos
  • cosmetic contouring of malaligned teeth
  • buccal wax-up technique
  • fabrication of silicone index and preparation guide
  • fabricate test smiles using Bis-Acrylic material





Learning Objectives



Dental Veneer Preparation

  • Differentiate between different tooth preparation techniques
  • Prepare teeth for dental veneers with the most conservative techniques
  • Diagnose the importance of different preparation designs

2 hours


Coffee break

30 min

10:30 to 13:00

Dental veneers cementation

  • Recognise the importance of the adhesive principles
  • Follow a step-by-step universal protocol of dental adhesion
  • Cementation of different kinds of dental ceramics

2 hour, 30 min

13:00 to 14:00

Prayer break and lunch time

1 hour


Choosing the right Ceramic and Material science

  • Recognise the differences between different types of ceramic materials
  • Choosing the right ceramic material for different clinical situations

1 hour

15:00 to 16:00

Problem solving and treatment of complex cases

  • Recognise the importance of treatment planning on the success of dental veneers
  • Managing complex aesthetic rehabilitation cases
  • Solving Dental Veneers associated problems

1 hours

16:00 to 16:30

Coffee Break

15 min

16:30 to 19:30

Dental Veneers provisionalization and cementation hands-on andInteractive Session

3 hours


  • different types of conservative veneers preparation techniques on acrylic teeth
  • how to implicate these techniques on everyday cases
  • Dental veneers temporization over their prepared teeth
  • discuss cementation techniques using live demo
  • participants will do final cementation of ready-made veneers