Everything you need to know about characterization in one eBook

In this comprehensive eBook, we cover everything about characterizing monolithic ceramic restorations so that you can achieve beautiful and aesthetic results. We cover how to stain each material, what colours to use, clinical tips and tricks and more! Included in the eBook are step-by-step diagrams you can follow to stain and glaze your restorations. This PDF compliments our video courses on this topic.

Comprehensive Characterization eBook Guide 

Learn how to stain ceramic restorations properly

Step by step guides for each material

Colour diagrams of each step and stain recommendations you should use for aesthetic results 

 Clinical tips and tricks to achieve beautiful restorations 

Access and refer to this guide any time! This compliments our video courses.

Watch Intro Video


Course Overview

  • 1

    Intro to Monolithic Restorations & Surface Texture Enhancement

    • Part 1 of the eBook

  • 2

    First Steps before Staining and Glazing

    • Part 2 of the eBook

  • 3

    Characterizing an Anterior Crown

    • Part 3 of the eBook

  • 4

    Characterizing a Posterior Crown

    • Part 4 of the eBook

  • 5

    Characterizing Bridges & Finishing the Restoration

    • Part 5 of the eBook

  • 6

    Downloadable Resource

    • Summary Characterization Guide


Director of iDD

Dr Ahmad Al-Hassiny

Dr Ahmad Al-Hassiny is the Director of The Institute of Digital Dentistry (iDD), which is a leading and future focused online learning facility, with a mission to ensure dentists globally have easy and affordable access to the best digital dentistry training possible. Dr Ahmad is a global leader in digital dentistry and intraoral scanners, carrying out lectures as a KOL for many companies and industry. He is one of the few in the world who has comprehensive clinical experience with all mainstream scanners and CAD/CAM systems.