American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics

AAFP 68th Annual Scientific Session and Hands-on Pre-Meeting Workshop

2018 Program

Hands-on workshop (Sponsored by 3Shape and Whip Mix)

Morning Session, Thursday, February 21, 2019: February 21, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Afternoon Session, Thursday, February 21, 2019: February 21, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Registration only available with main meeting registration to members, guest doctors, and life members.

Workshop Title:From Intra-Oral Scan to Completed 3D Printed Surgical Guide

Workshop Synopsis: As the fabrication options change for the Dental Practitioner, it is important to understand digital components and workflow. Learn the step process from Intra-oral scan to 3D printing of a Surgical Guide in this Hands-on Course.

COURSE INSTRUCTORS: The 3Shape and Whip Mix Technical Teams


  • Digital Workflow
  • Intraoral Scanning with TRIOS
  • Model Builder Conversion
  • 3D design with 3Shape Design Software
  • 3D Print Manufacturing with ASIGA Max Printer
  • Post Processing of printed parts


At the end of this Course:

  • Understand the work flow from scan to manufacturing.
  • Learn how to effectively scan intra-orally with the TRIOS 3D Scanner.
  • Be able to manage the intra-oral scan transfer into the model builder.
  • Learn how to navigate and design a single site surgical guide.
  • Learn how to send the design to a manufacturing file.
  • Learn how to send an STL file to the ASIGA 3D printer software.
  • Know how to print on an open source 3D printer.
  • Understand the curing and post-processing of 3D resins.

Continuing Education Credit

The AAFP is an ADA/CERP recognized provider
The AAFP is an AGD recognized provider for FAGD/MAGD #214695
13.5 credit hours will be given for the Annual Scientific Session and 4 credit hours for the Hands-on Workshop.
Dr. Douglas Phillips
Treasurer & Secretary for Guests
Tel (866) 254-0280
Fax (866) 890-5657

The Academy thanks the following 2018 meeting sponsors:

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