Dr Ronnie Yap
With the advancement in dentistry, digital technology is being used immensely not just to replace conventional impressions but to have a comprehensive system that can aid in treatment planning, patient communication and hassle free restorations. However, it is important to follow tooth preparation guidelines and adequate tissue management to make this journey seamless. In this webinar Dr Ronnie will review the clinical steps that he uses in tooth preparation and soft tissue management in every day digital dentistry.
Key learning Objectives
1. Understanding the importance of tissue management to achieve ideal scans and well-fitting restorations.
2. Learning tooth preparation technique for aesthetic restorative treatment using digital workflow.
3. Tips to evaluate and adapt the tooth preparation design for an ideal scan.
About Dr Ronnie Yap
Dr Ronnie Yap graduated in 1992 from National university of Singapore and was awarded both the FAC Ohlers Gold Medal for Best Clinical Student, and the University Silver Medal for the Best Student.
He is the Immediate Past President of the Asian Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry and Past President of the Aesthetic Dentistry Society of Singapore and was previously an adjunct Senior Lecturer at the National University of Singapore.
Dr Ronnie is currently in private group practice and his area of interest is mainly clear aligner therapy and aesthetic dentistry. To date, he owns a total of 5 iTero units across his group practice. He is also extremely passionate about his work and has attended various dental education programs overseas.
A firm believer of continuing education, he has been actively organising professional education courses for dentists locally and has also lectured in more than 14 countries regionally.
He has a keen interest in nutrition and its relation to dental diseases. He is also an avid fan of leadership and business books and has completed several courses conducted by Anthony Robbins. In his spare time he enjoys running and stand up paddling.