Jeff Smith, CDT

Course Overview and Bio

THE ART OF SIMPLE CONTOURING, STAIN & GLAZE TECHNIQUES WITH E.MAX 


This hands-on course will focus on ceramic staining, glazing and characterization. Participants will learn techniques that will take the ordinary to extraordinary in a few simple, predictable steps. Discussion will include the most current glazing and characterization systems as well as cementation for a complete esthetic, successful result. 


Speaker Bio:

 

Jeff Smith, CDT has over 38 years of experience as a dental laboratory technician, manager and educator. He received his training in the United States Air Force, earned a degree in Occupational Education from the Community College of the Air Force, and maintains certification in both the Crown and Bridge and Ceramic specialties. Prior to joining Ivoclar Vivadent, Inc., Jeff taught Dental Laboratory Technology at the Department of Defense Dental Laboratory School at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, where he served as the Course Director. He joined Ivoclar Vivadent upon retiring from the Air Force in 1999 and is currently the Director of the Technical and Digital Services Department. His primary responsibilities include Education, Product Support/Troubleshooting, and Research and Development. Jeff has given numerous presentations to laboratory groups throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, New Zealand and Japan.


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