A comprehensive guide to 3D Printing for the Dental Office or Lab

3D printing is changing dentistry as we know it and can be applied to almost every aspect of the profession. Get up to date with everything you need to know about 3D printing in this course and kick start your learning. We will go over all the different types of 3D Printers, the pros and cons of each and what may be best for your practice or lab.

What is 3D Printing

The different dental applications of 3D Printing

Learn about the different types of 3D Printers

Learn the difference between SLA and DLP printers etc.

 Learn how to apply 3D Printers in your dental office or lab

Compare popular 3D printers on the market to guide your investment decision

Course Overview

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    Fundamentals of 3D Printing

    • The Different Types of 3D Printers Available

    • Applications of 3D Printing in Dentistry


Dr Michael Scherer

Dr. Michael Scherer is an Assistant Clinical Professor at Loma Linda University, a Clinical Instructor at University of Nevada – Las Vegas, and maintains a practice limited to prosthodontics and implant dentistry in Sonora, California. He is a fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists, has published articles, books, and in-person and online courses related to implant dentistry, clinical prosthodontics, and digital technology with a special emphasis on full-arch reconstruction. As an avid technology & computer hobbyist, Dr. Scherer’s involvement in digital implant dentistry has led him to develop and pioneer new approaches with 3D printing, CAD/CAM surgical systems, implement interactive CBCT implant planning, and outside of the box radiographic imaging and digital design concepts.