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26th Annual
Continuing Dental Education Meeting


Gerard Kugel, DMD, MS, PhD

The Future of Dentistry:
It’s about 3D Printing

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Lecture: 6 CE credits  | AGD 610 Fixed Prosthodontics
AGD Member: $249 
Non-Member: $315
Staff: $99
Student: $49

Friday, March 3, 2023

Martin's Crosswinds
7400 Greenway Center Drive
Greenbelt, Maryland
Free parking

The presentation is designed to walk the general dentist through the latest in 3-D printing technologies and digital workflow in the dental practice.

Schedule of Events

Friday, March 3, 2023


8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Breakfast & Registration

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Lecture with buffet lunch provided


4:30 p.m.

AGD Region 5 Annual Meeting for all Regional Leaders 

Course Description:

Do you understand 3D printing? Are you considering going digital? Making your own surgical guides or nightguards? This introductory course will present what you need to know about 3D printing. The basic methods of using intraoral and optical scanning techniques, 3D printing systems and methods for fabricating surgical guides and nightguards will be covered. Emphasis will be placed on relatively inexpensive 3D printers and the digital workflow required to be successful in practice.

Course Objectives:

Participants in the seminar will:

  • Understand the advantages and limitations of 3D printing in your dental office.

  • Learn the digital workflow from scan to print and post-processing.

  • Understand how using digital dentistry, CBCT and printing can improve your implant outcomes.


About the Speaker:

Gerard Kugel, DMD, MS, PhD, is Past Associate Dean for Research and Professor Emeritus at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. With an expertise in Clinical Research and Esthetic Dentistry, he is a reviewer for The New England Journal of Medicine, JADA, The Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry, and the Clinicians Report. He is on the Editorial Board of The Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry, Compendium and Inside Dentistry, where his is Editor Emeritus. He is a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry and the Academy of Dental Materials. Dr. Kugel has his PhD in Dental Materials. He earned his Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership from the Sloan School of Management at MIT.  Dr. Kugel has published over 160 articles and over 400 abstracts in the field of restorative materials and techniques. He has given over 400 lectures both nationally and internationally. Dr. Kugel is part of a group practice, the Trinity Dental in Boston, MA.

Cancellation policy:  For cancellations that occur at least 21 days prior to the start of the course, tuition refund less a $25 cancellation fee will be issued.  No refunds will be issued for cancellations that occur after this deadline.

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