Dentsply Sirona has added the Aligner Course Series, designed to equip dental professionals with knowledge of aligner therapy.

Dentsply Sirona’s new Aligner Course Series is designed to build and expand dental practitioners’ skills through self-paced, user-friendly, interactive online learning. The continuing education (CE) courses, available through DS Academy, support dental professionals in orthodontic aligner treatments.

The Aligner Course Series is an on-demand program designed to equip dental practitioners with the knowledge and skills to excel in aligner therapy. The self-paced curriculum enables clinicians to progress through learning modules at their own speed and according to their own schedule.

The Aligner Learning Series consists of 9 courses, categorized into 3 levels: Foundational, Procedure-based, and Mastery. The Foundational level, which lays the groundwork for understanding key concepts and principles, includes two expert-led courses covering the biomechanics of tooth movement and aligners, as well as occlusion and alignment problems. These courses provide a solid foundation for dental professionals looking to delve into aligner therapy.

The Procedure-based level, 5 courses delve into various aspects of aligner therapy. These courses are ideal for clinicians seeking a comprehensive understanding of identifying and treating aligner case types efficiently and predictably.

For those seeking to master complex cases, Dentsply Sirona offers 2 Mastery courses providing participants with the expertise necessary to handle challenging aligner therapy cases.

The Aligner Course Series is part of Dentsply Sirona’s Academy Clinical Education offering, which includes series related to Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, Endodontics, Implants, and Sustainability. By expanding their access to educational resources, Dentsply Sirona aims to support dental professionals at every step in their career and keep them updated with the latest industry advancements.

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