Lunch & Learn: Damon Ultima System – St. Louis, MO

Free

Lunch & Learn – Hosted by Dr. Michael Bicknell

FOR ORTHODONTISTS ONLY

Enjoy a complimentary dinner and doctor-led discussion* in a small group setting on the Damon Ultima™ System. The Damon Ultima System presentation is a comprehensive course illustrating the first true full-expression orthodontic system designed for faster and more precise finishing.

Key Learning Objectives:  

  • Understand the lack of control with traditional PSL appliances.
  • Understand the compensatory manipulations and strategies required to overcome the lack of control.
  • Understand the Ultima™ System bracket and wire design innovations and how they provide full expression of the appliance prescription and eliminate compensatory manipulations.
  • Learn how full expression provides rotation and torque control.
  • Learn how to select bracket torque prescriptions to treat a variety of malocclusions.
  • Learn wire selection and sequencing during the 3 phases of Ultima™ treatment.
  • Understand how proper clinical application can lead to increased efficiency and a reduction in treatment time.

Upon completion of this program, course participants will be able to demonstrate mastery of this knowledge base for optimizing treatment of their patients with the re-designed full expression PSL appliance.


*Speaker is a paid consultant for Ormco. The opinions expressed are those of the doctors. Ormco is a medical device manufacturer and does not dispense medical advice. Clinicians should use their own judgment in treating their patients.

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A diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, Dr. Bicknell earned his DDS and completed a residency in orthodontics from the University of Illinois at Chicago where he also received an MS in oral biology. Though now in private practice, he continues lecturing to dental students and orthodontic residents throughout the year
  • Section 1: Control Challenges with Traditional PSL Systems

    Section 1: Control Challenges with Traditional PSL Systems discusses the limitations of prior PSL appliances requiring compensatory manipulations and strategies necessary to overcome the lack of control inherent in passive systems.

  • Section 2: The Damon Ultima™ System Full expression PSL Appliance

    Section 2: The Damon Ultima™ System Full expression PSL Appliance presents the innovations in wire and bracket design that deliver full expression of the bracket prescription providing complete rotation and torque control along with appliance features that enhance ease of use.

  • Section 3: Ultima™ System Protocols

    Section 3: Ultima™ System Protocols illustrates best-practice protocols for the clinical application of the system. Bracket selection and wire selection and sequencing are discussed during the 3 phases of treatment with the Ultima™ System.

  • Section 4: Ultima™ System Clinical Performance

    Section 4: Ultima™ System Clinical Performance presents data from the clinical trial and shows detailed cases studies incorporating the concepts presented above to demonstrate the efficacy of the system. Specifically, less manual manipulation enhances efficiency that can reduce treatment time benefiting the clinician and the patient.

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