Get your skills in shape with DB Orthodontics educational programmes

Elevate your expertise in a range of orthodontic skills – DB Orthodontics introduces its portfolio of educational courses.

Elevate your expertise in a range of orthodontic skills – DB Orthodontics introduces its portfolio of educational courses.

Collaboration with leading professionals from the orthodontic, dental and dental technology industries is at the heart of DB Orthodontics, and this fuels a passion for providing world class educational courses. DB Orthodontics invites you to discover six educational programmes designed to elevate your expertise and skills.

From IPR, orthodontic mini-implants and thermoforming, to the fabrication of anti-snoring and advanced orthodontic appliances, its portfolio of courses is bound to inspire both the clinical and dental technology team.

IPR: best practice in easy slices – 6 CPD points

  • 26 April 2024
  • 27 September 2024.

Suitable for general dentists, specialist orthodontists, postgraduate orthodontists, and consultant orthodontists, the IPR mastery course caters to both beginners and seasoned practitioners eager to sharpen their IPR skills.

What’s included?

  • Evidence-based teaching
  • One to one teaching
  • Treatment planning
  • Case discussions
  • Medico-legal tips
  • Clinical pearls
  • Hands-on practical experience
  • Minimally invasive approach adoption
  • Differences between calibrated and non-calibrated systems
  • Clinical handbook.


  • Identify cases for IPR
  • Understand orthodontic treatment planning with minimal IPR
  • Gain hands-on experience with a calibrated IPR system
  • Implement safe and efficient IPR in clinical practice
  • Learn clinical tips for aligner cases
  • Acquire evidence-based IPR protocols

Orthodontic mini implants: simplified bone anchorage – seven CPD points

This well-established course aims to equip delegates with the essential theoretical and practical knowledge to begin using mini-implant anchorage in clinical scenarios. Intended as an introduction to OMIs, the course will cover the practical aspects of mini-implant techniques, including treatment planning and biomechanics.

  • Friday 26 January 2024, DoubleTree by Hilton – London Westend
  • Friday 21 June 2024, Birmingham
  • Friday 20 September 2024, Leeds
  • Friday 6 December 2024, London.

Orthodontic mini implants advanced course: elevate your expertise – seven CPD points

Tailored for specialist orthodontists and clinicians seeking to take their skills to the next level, the advanced mini implant course focuses on 3D planning, complex biomechanics and palatal appliances including 3D printed metal expanders.

  • Friday 23 February 2024, London
  • Saturday 19 October 2024, Birmingham.

Thermoforming excellence: Iconic – six CPD points

‘Get your thermoforming skills in shape in 2024’ with a course designed to build on your thermoforming skills, and advance your knowledge in the fabrication of Iconic thermoformed materials. An Iconic masterclass certificate is awarded on the completion of the course.

Hands-on and immersive, the course concentrates on crafting Iconic orthodontic essentials including orthodontic retainers, bleaching trays, sports mouthguards and nightguards.

  • Thursday 13 June 2024, Birmingham.

Anti-snoring appliance workshop: silence the night – six CPD points

Master the art of fabricating the mandibular snoring inhibitor (MS(), the gold standard for snoring and sleep apnoea treatment. The MSI is tried and tested to prove a high level of patient compliance with snorers and sufferers of mild OSA, including sufferers with heavy clenching and bruxism. Delegates will fabricate the MSI during the course and leave with a completed MSI and typodont at the end of the day.

  • Friday 14 June 2024, Birmingham
  • Wednesday 20 November 2024, Birmingham.

Advanced orthodontics course: elevate your laboratory expertise – 12 CPD points

Tailored for technicians, the advanced orthodontics course blends theory with hands-on practical modules. Over two intensive days, participants engage in fabricating a functional appliance – the twin block with a three-way expansion screw, and a fixed quad helix. Elevate your laboratory skills and explore the forefront of orthodontic laboratory technology.

  • Thursday 21 November 2024
  • Friday 22 November 2024, Birmingham.

Don’t delay, book today!

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