CDE:[Excellence in Restorative Dentistry Lecture Series] Bonding Time! Tips and Tricks for Bonding and Luting

Sep, 2020
05:00 PM-06:30 PM

Virtually presented via BlueJeans

Time: 5:00-6:30 pm; this virtual lecture will begin promptly at 5:00 pm via BlueJeans.
Registration: FREE to view (does not include continuing education credits); Registration is still required.
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CE Credits:
1.5 lecture credits
To receive continuing education credits:
Dentist, $37.50
Penn Dental Medicine Alumni, $28.00
Military, $28.00

Course Description

The lecture will provide clinical step-by-step procedures along with “tips and tricks” to achieve the highest clinical success in terms of aesthetic requirements, biomechanical properties of adhesive restorations, bond strength and stability of the adhesive interface over time.

Learning Objectives

  • To learn step-by-step protocols for clinical procedures of bonded anterior and posterior direct restorations and directions for luting indirect restorations
  • To learn a standardized approach to adhesive dentistry aiming to achieve a stable bond over time.


Dr. Lorenzo Breschi received his DDS degree cum laude and PhD in Human Morphological and Molecular Sciences at the University of Bologna (Italy). He is now Full Professor of Restorative Dentistry at the Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences (DIBINEM) at the University of Bologna (Italy), Chair of Restorative Dentistry and Director of the Master in Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry, at the University of Bologna (Italy).

Prof. Lorenzo Breschi served as President of the following Academies: Italian Academy of Conservative Dentistry (AIC), International Academy of Adhesive Dentistry (IAAD), European Federation of Conservative Dentistry (EFCD), Dental Materials Group of the IADR (DMG-IADR) and the Academy of Dental Materials (ADM).

Prof. Breschi is Associate Editor of the Journal of Adhesive Dentistry and member of the editorial board of several international scientific journals and actively involved in research on the ultrastructural aspects of enamel and dentin and their interactions with dentin bonding systems. Prof. Breschi has published more than 250 original papers and review articles on peer-reviewed journals on different aspects of adhesion and restorative materials.

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University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine designates this activity for 1.5 continuing education credits.