This program is focused on the delivery of fixed prosthodontics in clinical practice with a strong emphasis on the application of evidence-based treatment planning, preparation, and restoration. Specialists prosthodontists will their share their collective experiences from private specialist practice in the delivery, and management, of care. Strengthen your clinical skills required for these highly technical procedures, through this blended learning program consisting of online lectures and video procedures as well as face-to-face preclinical laboratory sessions held in our state-of-the-art dental training facility. This program is tailored towards hands-on training which leads to enhanced clinical outcomes for your patients.

Participants will be provided with tailored, individual feedback to enhance your learning as well as case-based discussions to ensure a deeper understanding of prosthodontics.

Program Delivery – Online Blended Learning and Hands-on Pre-clinical session

  • Online web lectures via Learning Management System, Canvas.
  • Online Live Q&A Session for follow up questions and interaction with the presenters.
  • Hands-on Pre-clinical lab session.

Major Topics

  • Core Management
  • Preparation Design and materials
  • Impressions, dies and die spacing
  • When to go digital, how and what system to choose
  • Fitting of restorations
  • Post-operative care and complications
  • Maintenance and review

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of the program participants should be able to:

  • Assess when resistance and retention form are needed and desired.
  • Design different types of preparations based on clinical needs and material of choice.
  • Recognize the analogue workflow and its components
  • Recognize the advantages and limitations of digital impressions
  • Identify indications for different types of cements and choose the most appropriate one for the clinical situation
  • Critique the restorations fit, interproximal and occlusal contacts
  • Differentiate the reported complications of different treatments and materials

For enquiries, contact: mds-cpd@unimelb.edu.au

This course is proudly sponsored by:

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Course Presenters

Dr Hossam El-Haddad Dr Hossam El-Haddad

Dr Carolina Rodriguez Dr Carolina Perez Rodriguez

Course Information

Key dates

Tuesday 4, Wednesday 5, Thursday 6 October 2022

9am - 5pm each day


Online component only: $515 (inc GST)

Online and face to face pre-clinical sessions: $3,883 (inc GST)


Melbourne Dental School

723 Swanston Street

Carlton VIC 3053

The University of Melbourne

Extra information

CPD Credit: 10 hours Scientific CPD online session only. 31 hours Scientific CPD online and face to face sessions.