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Advanced Understanding in Clear Aligner Therapy (CO2)

| 13 CE Credits Prerequisites: Fundamentals of Clear Aligner Therapy (CO1) is Required.
Advanced Understanding in Clear Aligner Therapy  (CO2) This advanced aligner workshop features a deeper education on clear aligners using the SureSmile® system to complete your full understanding of clear aligners.

Hands-on workshops for this course will include selection and placement of attachments to express specific movements, identifying when and how to use IPR in aligner treatment planning, and reading the treatment timeline with regard to IPR, aligner templates, and attachments.

The workshop will also address cases that need to be referred and how best to work with your specialist when a referral is warranted.

Participants are required to bring a laptop to this workshop.

Staff seating is limited and on a first come, first serve basis.

Participants Will Learn:

  • Digital orthodontic workflow - Primescan -> SureSmile
  • SureSmile Effectiveness
  • Arch Length Discrepancy
  • Clinical Methods for Determining Crowding
  • IPR Workflow - SureSmile and Chair-side (Hands-on_
  • Attachment design and modification
  • Attachment Workflow - SureSmile and Chair-side (Hands-on)
  • Addressing attachments on crowns or veneers
  • To understand the limits of aligners and when to refer to an orthodontist
  • Class 2 challenges with aligner therapy
  • Class 3 challenges with aligner therapy
  • How to deal with cases of ankylosis
  • Practice Management Considerations of Clear Aligners
  • Clear Aligner Setup Checklist


  • How do I find an orthodontist who will help me and take my referrals
  • When things don’t go well—managing the patient when results don’t meet expectations
  • Unexpected revisions and how to handle
  • Managing the refinement process
  • Lost aligners and Poor compliance
  • In-person help with CEREC doctors
  • Initial discussions on how to leverage your restorative team to help in the workflow
  • Orthodontic tooth accelerators

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  • $3,995 Doctors
  • $1,495 Team Members*


  • 13 CE Credits


  • Shalin Shah, DMD, MS
  • Tyler Rathburn, DMD

2023 Dates


CDOCS Campus, Scottsdale, AZ
7201 E Princess Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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Give us a call at 877.295.4276 or email us.

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Advanced Understanding in Clear Aligner Therapy (CO2)

* Team member must accompany a paying Doctor to receive the Team member rate.

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