Education

  •  Respectful profession such as dentistry is associated with a combination of knowledge, expertise, practical skills and clinical judgment. Those are built on the basis of persistent development, various courses and trainings that keep the doctor ahead of the latest technologies and methods of treatment.

    Why a general dentist should benefit from attending orthodontic courses?

    Attending in orthodontic course is probably one of the best investments you can make in your professional development. Why to refer even minor orthodontic cases when you can handle them yourself and justify the trust of your patients.

    Here are some of the reasons that can motivate you as a dentist to attend an orthodontic course:

    I. You will be able to diagnose more dental problems

    II. You will acquire new knowledge and skills for treating your patients

    III. You will expand the circle of your professional field

    IV. You will be investing in your future career

    V. You will improve quality of care and professionalism around your patients.

     Dr. Vehova's orthodontic courses, emphasize on the practical part of orthodontics, including every part of the treatment process - diagnosis, teaching of all the necessary documentation and implementation of the treatment plan. Making a correct diagnosis, as a fundamental part of each treatment, will help you decide which cases you can treat or send to an orthodontist. This will give you an opportunity to meet patients’ expectations, as many do not visit an orthodontist, and trust their dentist to provide the assessment and care needed.

    WHAT IS THE COURSE ABOUT?

    • The course purpose is learning and assimilation of practical methods in modern orthodontics. Each theory discussed has a practical part and an implementation of what has been learned;
    • The practical lessons are on two levels:

    1st on typodonts

    2nd on own patients

    • Training for working with different braces systems gives proficiency and expertise to the participants
    • there are 5 levels organized;

    Program:

    Level I:

    • Orthodontic analysis, documentation and diagnosis.
    • Problems list. Preparation of a treatment plan.
    • Appliances. Types of prescriptions. Types and sequence of arches.
    • Rules and protocol for correct positioning of braces.
    • Placement of braces and rings.
    • Ligation.

    Level II:

    • Malocclusions in sagittal, vertical and transverse direction.
    • Class 1, 2, 3
    • Open and deep bite
    • Crossbite
    • Phases of orthodontic treatment.
    • Extraction-free and extraction therapy.

    Level III:

    • Biomechanics.
    • Providing support. Types of support.
    • Mini-implants - areas of placement, work protocol. Systems.
    • Segmental technique.
    • Straightening molars.

    Level IV:

    • Retention and relapse.
    • Types of retention appliances.
    • Choice of retention - indications, advantages and disadvantages.
    • Early and late relapse - causes.
    • Fabrication of removable and fixed retainer.
    • Retinized teeth. Frequency, causes and methods of withdrawal.

    Level V:

    • Early orthodontic treatment.
    • Appliances supporting orthodontic treatment with braces.
    • Removable appliances – myofunctional appliances, lingual plate, twin block.
    • Fixed appliances – Lingual arches. Nance button. Lip bumper. Carrier motion. Quad Helix. Rapid maxillary expansion. Pendulum.

    10 reasons WHY TO CHOOSE THIS TYPE OF COURSES?

    1. You will be able to plan and conduct treatment effectively yourself

    2. You will get the knowledge and skills to apply calmly and safely in your work.

    3. You will receive consistent training from treatment planning to achieving a successful and stable result;

    4. You get a comprehensive view of different treatment approaches. This course is not limited to one system of braces or appliances, it also presents their advantages and disadvantages.

    5. In addition to braces, the course covers other orthodontic appliances

    6. The course is very detailed and it’s objectives are to build clinical and logical thinking rather than following the same protocol for every case

    7. During the course you get full support from the lecturer as well as individual attention.

    8. You will be able to discuss your cases with the lecturer

    9. Even when the course is finished, you would have full support from Dr. Vehova in managing the treatment plan and treating patients

    10. You will receive a discount on the purchase of orthodontic instrument sets

    What conditions CAN YOU TREAT?:

    • All malocclusions without limitation in age and bite deviation, including cases with extractions.

     During the course you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to provide the best treatment options to your patients. The course is aimed to build clinical thinking using the full range of orthodontics, including tricks, instructions and tips to facilitate case completion.

    If you want to make orthodontics a part of your dental practice and expand your professional spectrum, these courses are the key to a better place where motivation meets knowledge and together we build the beautiful smiles of our wonderful patients !

    Successful treatment result is not of a specific device or system, but of the skills and knowledge of the doctor!