Functional and Esthetic Peg Lateral Resin Technique and Polishing 

Instructor: Dimple Desai | DDS, AAACD

Dr. Devin McClintock
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Webinar Description

2 Hours Course
AGD Subject Code: 780

Discover the art of transforming peg lateral microdontia into a stunning masterpiece!  Learn the conservative and esthetic direct resin technique to achieve perfect proportion and symmetry.  Step by step, you will be guided through tooth preparation, proper isolation, and sequential layering of composite resin and tints. Unleash your artistic side as you master correct contours, line angles, primary and secondary anatomy, culminating in a mesmerizing final polish.  Elevate your skills and creative captivating symmetrical laterals with confidence and finesse.

Who Should Attend This Course:

This course is suited for general esthetic dentists and dental hygienists with a designation to perform restorative procedures.

Course Outcomes & Learning Objectives

  • Identify the conservative and esthetic approach of using direct resin to create proportional and symmetrical peg laterals.
  • Follow a step-by-step procedure to master the transformation of a resin peg lateral into an esthetic and symmetrical lateral.
  • Demonstrate proper tooth preparation techniques and correct isolation methods.
  • Learn the sequential layering process with various shades of composite resin and tints.
  • Acquire skills in achieving correct contours, line angles and primary and secondary anatomy for an esthetic outcome.
  • Practice the final polish to perfect the appearance of the transformed lateral.

Course Technique Kit: 

Anterior Six Tooth Esthetic model, Custom Peg Lateral Prep, Allen key for removal of teeth, Matrix Impression Material,  Dental Adhesive, Dappen Dish, Microbrush, Composite Brush, Universal Restorative Composite (various shades), Tint; Opaquer; Composite blending resin; Composite Instruments (2); All Surface Access Polishers, Diamond Bur, Mandrel, Finishing and Polishing Discs; Polishing Paste, Polishing Wheel and Impression mixing tips.

Required Materials (Not Included In Kit):

Each participant should have the following items available for the course: Impression Gun (1:1 DS 50), Composite Compule Dispenser, Explorer, High-Speed Handpiece, Slow Speed Handpiece, Air/Water Syringe, Curing Light, Gauze, Alcohol, Pencil, Magnification Loupes, Cotton Plier, Teflon Tape, Full Tofflemire Band

Dimple Desai (DDS, AAACD)

Dr. Dimple Desai is a Cosmetic Dentist practicing in Newport Beach, CA. She is the founder of Luminous Smiles - a boutique dental practice focusing on rejuvenating patient’s lives through their smile. Dr. Desai received her Doctorate in Dental surgery from the University of Southern California in 2008 and was selected to become a member of the national dental society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon. Dr. Desai returned to her Alma Mater in 2018 to serve as a Clinical Adjunct Professor until 2020. She has been recognized as a Top Dentist locally for four consecutive years and was recognized nationally as a Top 40 under 40 Dentist in 2020. Dr. Desai is a proud accredited member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and has published numerous articles highlighting her patient cases in nationally circulated dental publications.

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This Hands-OnLine Live webinar premieres July 10, 2024 at 7:00 PM - 9: 00 PM ET / 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM PT

Paid With Technique Kits

Paid Without Technique Kits

$269 USD
2 CE Credits
(With Technique Kit)

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$389 CAD
2 CE Credits
(With Technique Kit)

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$69 USD
2 CE Credits
(No Technique Kit)

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$89 CAD
2 CE Credits
(No Technique Kit)

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Complimentary Without Technique Kits (No CE Credits)


Lecture Only
No CE Credits
(No Technique Kit)

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AGD PACE Accreditation

Nationally Approved PACE Program
Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.
Approval does not imply acceptance by
any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.
4/1/2023 to 3/31/2026. Provider ID #401651


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