02. Direct composite veneers – demonstration and manufacture

Friday 11.12.2020 [17:15]
Direct composite veneers – demonstration and manufacture
Prof. Efstratios (Stratis) Papazoglou DDS, MS, PhD
Sponsor: Oral Vision
Venue: KEDEA, Meeting Room B

In this hands-on seminar, participants will be trained in the use of composite resins with different translucency levels to aesthetically enhance the anterior teeth with a direct composite veneers. The appropriate choice of composite resin will be discussed first.
It will also be explained that the direct veneer is often performed in conjunction with concurrent diastema closure, incisal edge repair, or tooth reshaping.
In addition to the proper shape, color and transparency, the veneer must also have the appropriate micromorphology to give it a natural look and emphasis will be given on this.


Prof. Dr. Stratis Papazoglou

speaker Stratis Papazoglou photoProf. Dr. Stratis Papazoglou graduated in 1989 from the National and Kapodistrian School of Dentistry, University of Athens in Greece. In 1991 he received a Certificate in Advanced Prosthodontics and a Master of Science from the Ohio State University, USA. From 1992-2000 he was an Assistant Professor at the Ohio State University, Department of Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry. In 1999 he received a PhD in Oral Biology/Biomaterials from the same University. In 2002 he became an Assistant Professor at the University of Athens, Greece. In 2016 he was elected Associate Professor. He has lectured extensively, and has numerous publications and abstracts in refereed dental journals. In 2013 and 2014 he won 1st and 2nd place respectively in the research completion of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry annual meetings. Currently, he is the Director of the graduate program of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Athens. He maintains a private practice in Athens, Greece, limited to esthetic dentistry, prosthodontics and implantology.