Date & time: Thu, January 18, 2024 | 09:00 - 17:30
Venue: Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center
Topic Description :
Laser in Oro-facial, pedo-ortho and general dentistry practices “Hands-on”
- Understand the basics of laser treatments, laser physics and laser tissue interactions
- Learn about the laser safety and how to properly achieve clinical laser applications
- Understand laser interaction in living tissue
- Understand laser biophysics
- How lasers use in dentistry
- Use of laser with safety for patient and dental team
- Participant in this course will be able to start use laser in simple cases and with safety
|09:00 – 10:00||Understand the basics of laser treatments, laser physics and laser tissue interactions
Learn about the laser safety and how to properly achieve clinical laser applications
|10:00 – 11:00||Overview of indications in minimally invasive laser-assisted pediatric dentistry
Novel techniques of laser-assisted pediatric dentistry: introduction of the 3D-LaserkidsTM treatment protocol and workflow
|11:00 – 12:00||Overview of indications and techniques in orthodontics
Techniques for the Debonding of ceramic brackets
Using Laser as a novel approach for the exposure of impacted canines
|12:00 – 13:00||Prayer / Lunch|
|13:00 – 14:00||Using laser in flapless corticotomies for accelerating the rate of OTM
Non-invasive approach using Photobiomodulation and Low Level Laser Therapy for pain control and accelerating the rate of OTM
|14:00 – 15:00||Laser application in orofacial region|
|15:00 – 15:30||Prayer / Coffee Break|
|15:30 – 16:30||Hands on|
|16:30 – 17:30||Hands on|
(Til 15 December 2023)
(16 Dec 2023 – 20 Jan 2024)
|Student||Board Resident/ Dentist||Student||Board Resident / Dentist|
Limited seats only
Dr. Saleh Alghabban
BDS, MSc, PhD
Dr. Saleh Alghabban is a Senior Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, trained at the Royal London Hospital in 1993 on the use of laser in dentistry. He obtained his MSc degree and PhD from London University, in comparison of laser wavelengths applications.
Dr. Alghabban awarded a Certificate of Appreciation from Prince Mohammad Bin Nayef for laser activities. Offered the invention medal of Ministry of Interior. He was the former Head of Maxillofacial Surgery Department at the Security Forces Hospital and the Former WFLD representor in Saudi Arabia.
Currently, Dr. Alghabban is working in Medicolase Centre, as the 1st Dentist in Middle East with laser experience of 30 years. He is providing laser courses locally and internationally.
Dr. Youssef Sedky
BDS, MSc, PhD
Dr. Youssef Sedky is specialized in Orthodontics where he received his MSc. & Ph.D. Later he got his mastership in ‘lasers in Dentistry’ then he received his MSc. Degree from RWTH, Aachen University.
Currently Dr. Sedky works as an Assistant Professor of Orthodontics and the Head of the Dental Laser Center at Misr International University. He is an academic co-worker with Aachen Dental Laser Center, where he lectures in the mastership & Master of Science programs. Dr.Sedky is an executive board member in the International Society for Lasers in Dentistry and member of the Egyptian Orthodontic Society.