Complete Digital Workflow for Facially Driven Restorative Dentistry with Christian Coachman, CDT DDS

February 16, 2018
Speaker: 
Christian Coachman, CDT DDS
Christian Coachman
Dr. Christian Coachman graduated in Dental Technology in 1995 and in Dentistry at the University of São Paulo/Brazil in 2002. He is a member of the Brazilian and American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry. Moreover, Dr. Coachman attended the Ceramic Specialization Program at the Ceramoart Training Center, where he also became an instructor. In 2004, Dr. Coachman was invited by Dr. Goldstein, Garber, and Salama, of Team Atlanta, to become Head Ceramist of their laboratory, a position he held for over 4 years. Dr. Coachman worked with many leading dentists around the world as Dr Van Dooren (Belgium), Gurel (Turkey), Fradeani (Italy), Bichacho (Israel), Ricci (Italy) and Calamita (Brazil). Currently divides his time between his family Dental Clinic in Sao Paulo- Brasil, together with his father, and the DSD Global HQ in Madrid, Spain. He is the Director of the DSD Residency program with continuing education courses for dental professionals from all over the world. Also works as a consultant for Dental companies and offices, developing products and implementing concepts and has lectured and published internationally in the fields of esthetic dentistry, dental photography, oral rehabilitation, dental ceramics and implants. He is the developer of techniques as the Pink Hybrid Implant Restoration, the Digital Smile Design, the Virtual Lab and Digital Smile Donator concepts.

How to implement a fully digital, facially driven workflow in interdisciplinary cases, increasing esthetics, precision and efficiency.
This lecture will present pragmatic step-by-step of how to digitally design smiles in harmony with faces and how to utilize an interdisciplinary software platform to simulate treatments, improve the decision making process and increase case acceptance.

Learning Objectives:

  • The facially driven interdisciplinary software platform.
  • Esthetic Natural Anterior and Functional Posterior Restorations with CAD/CAM.
  • The Restorative and Orthodontic Digital link