CDE:[Excellence in Restorative Dentistry Lecture Series] Anterior resin composites in daily practice – Achieving great esthetics

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

Presented virtually via Zoom Webinar

Time: 5:00-6:30 pm; this virtual lecture will begin promptly at 5:00 pm via Zoom Webinar.
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

Esthetics is part of our everyday world which includes dentistry. This has resulted in patients’ expectations and demands for great esthetic results in any dental procedure. Anterior resin composite restorations are a common procedure in any general practice, and they can be done with great esthetic results that can satisfy patient and practitioner. This presentation will provide the dental team with tips and tricks with very practical and immediate application to obtain great esthetic results using resin composites in daily practice.

Learning Objectives

  • Select shades for resin composite restorations
  • Produce cavity preparations for esthetic blending
  • Know when to layer resin composites for esthetics


Dr. Marcos Vargas received his DDS in Lima, Peru. He attended a two year AEGD program at Eastman Dental Center in Rochester, New York and received a Certificate in Operative Dentistry and Master’s of Science from the University of Iowa where he is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Dentistry.

Marcos has published extensively in dental adhesion and resin composites. He is actively engaged in continuing education both nationally and internationally having done many handson seminars with resin composites.

ADA Cerp

University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

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