“Clinical aspects of Rapid Prototyping technologies”– Presented by Ehsan Farjood, School of Dentistry, HUMS

“Clinical aspects of Rapid Prototyping technologies”– Presented by Ehsan Farjood, School of dentistry, HUMS, Bandarabbas, Iran at the 3D Dental Printing Conference, which takes place on Jan 31, 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands.

Evolving Rapid Prototyping (RP) technologies in dentistry offer new opportunities for treatments that could not have been imagined few years ago; from a simple surgical guide to a complex maxillofacial prosthesis. However, every new emerging technology brings with it new challenges that should be explored and understood especially in a clinical environment. Like every other technique, Rapid Prototyping has advantages and disadvantages. In this lecture, usage of RP techniques in dental clinics is discussed and its pros and cons are presented. Additionally, a clinical comparison between reductive (milling) and additive (RP) will be presented.

About Ehsan Farjood
Dr. Ehsan Farjood is prosthodontist and assisstant proffesor at Bandarabbas dental School, Hormozgan, Iran. He obtained his DDs and MSc from Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (HUMS) in 2009 and 2013 respectively. He has been working as a prosthodontist and implantologist in private practice in Bandarabbas for 3 years. Dr. Farjood has published more than 6 papers in peer-reviewed journals in the area of prosthodontics.

About School of dentistry, HUMS, Bandarabbas, Iran.
Affiliated to the Ministry of Health, Treatment and Medical Education, Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences (HUMS) is a state university located in Bandar Abbas, Hormozgam Province, Iran. As one of the nation’s leading universities in the medical fields, it is home to 7 schools including Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing & Midwifery, Paramedical and Health. HUMS has a good location and skilled manpower devoted to the training of students and professionals in the field of medical science and providing a range of health services in the province.

About 3D Dental Printing Conference

The 3D Dental Printing Conference will take place on January 31, 2017, at MECC Maastricht, The Netherlands.

Topics of interest:

  • 3D printers
  • Scanners and scanning tools
  • The Role of Medical Imaging
  • Materials
  • Software and Dental Modeling tools
  • Research on 3D Dental printing
  • Importance of Customization for Dental Products
  • Specialized 3D Printing Services Required for Medical/Dental Markets

The 3D Dental Printing Conference is part of the 3D Medical Expo. The event includes a two-day exhibition and three other conferences besides the 3D Dental Printing Conference:

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