ADA Events and Courses

The ADA is committed to delivering professional development activities that can be used as part of our member's professional development plans.

Through our monthly branch meetings we provide opportunities for members to develop their learning, stimulate their thinking, enhance their skills and engage with like-minded peers to share ideas and techniques. We understand that we all have varied dental interests and learning styles. We endeavour to cater to all of our members in terms of their experience, level of knowledge and time commitments. 


Webinar Digital Dental Documentation

Tuesday, 28 June 2022 18:00 -20:00
Free for ADA members

July 2022 Branch Meeting - Transitioning into Digital Dentistry

Free for ADA members

TOPIC:  Transitioning into Digital Dentistry - How to choose the right equipment for your practice.  
Picking the right intraoral scanner and knowing the implications of that choice on future digital dentistry equipment or integration with what you already have can be tricky.  In this lecture, Dr Ahmad Al-Hassiny will go over the different workflows and which equipment combinations, for various budgets, are ideal.  

  • Intraoral scanner overview - why should you get one?
  • What scanner options are available on the market
  • Milling machine options
  • 3D Printer options for your practice
  • Workflows and case examples

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About our Speaker:  Dr Ahmad Al-Hassiny

Ahmad 04 fullres cropDr. Ahmad Al-Hassiny 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 owns and has tested all mainstream scanners and CAD/CAM systems in his clinic. Dr. Ahmad is also the Director of The Institute of Digital Dentistry (iDD), a world-leading digital dentistry education provider globally recognized in the digital dentistry space. iDD offers live courses, masterclasses, and an online training platform, with a mission to ensure dentists globally have easy and affordable access to the best digital dentistry training possible. Dr Ahmad graduated from the University of Otago with First Class Honours. He has carried out many aspects of complex digital dentistry, including CAD/CAM full mouth rehabilitation and digital smile design, all done in-house. He has seen first-hand through his work how CAD/CAM and digital dentistry can positively change daily dental practice.

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