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CARDP scientific meeting

On September 20th, Dr. Marc Shenouda will be speaking about 3D Imaging in Dentistry and Computer Assisted Implant Planning at the Canadian Academy of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodonthics’ (CARDP) annual scientific meeting. To register: http://cardp.ca/dental-conference-registration/ Le 20 septembre, Dr. Marc Shenouda donnera une conférence au sujet de l’imagerie 3D en dentisterie et la planification numérique des […]

Case of the month: Dental implant & CBCT

A patient presented for removal of a broken tooth and immediate dental implant placement. A moment of concern was raised following results generated by the appearance of the 2 dimensional plain intra-oral X-ray image. Prior to examining reason of concern, here is a brief description of images: (from left to right) Image 1: X-ray of patient’s teeth. Arrow points to broken tooth in […]

VSP

Tomorrow, November 22nd, 2013, Dr. Antoine Chehade will be lecturing on the subject of “Virtual Surgical Planning in Orthognathic Surgery” as part of a panel of speakers at a McGill Continuing Education symposium. Virtual surgical planning (VSP) is a 3D surgical planning that has been used in many surgical fields to improve the accuracy and efficiency of […]

Art, science & orthognathic surgery

– “Orthognathic Surgery is a Science and an Art” (Reyneke, 2013) – “Nowhere in the field of medicine is the fusion between art and science more important than in the clinical assessment of facial aesthetics” (Farhad B. Naini, Facial Aesthetics: Concepts and Clinical Diagnosis). Facial Aesthetics | Facial beauty While beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, […]