QDT 2024 truly lives up to its name as the quintessence of all things dental technology. The 16 articles in this year’s volume demonstrate absolute excellence in clinical and laboratory protocols with stunning visuals and clear narratives. Featuring contributions from some of the best restorative teams out there, QDT 2024 showcases complex cases and focuses on how digital technologies can help to simplify treatment. Step-by-step documentation is presented so readers can understand the intricate procedures, and the pivotal role of proper diagnosis and documentation—the cornerstone of successful dental treatment—is emphasized throughout.
Sam Alawie • Germán Albertini • Anas Aloum • Rita Alves • Anthony Atlan • Jose M. Ayub • Harold S. Baumgarten • Diego Bechelli • Michael Bergler • Markus B. Blatz • Anabell Bologna • Asselin Bonichon • Aníbal Capusotto • João Caramês • Sara Casado • Axel Charriere • Krzysztof Chmielewski • Maja Chmielewska • Florin Cofar • Julian Conejo • Benjamin Cortasse • Alexandru Cucu • Mihai Dorobantu • Daniel Edelhoff • Mirela Feraru • Carsten Fischer • Catherine M. Flaitz • Howard P. Fraiman • Helena Francisco • Gustavo Giordani • Mickael Griet • Sean Han • Szabi Hant • Wael Isleem • Dagmara Karczewska-Purzycka • Rafael Laplana • Michel Magne • Pascal Magne • Duarte Marques • Francesco Mintrone • Julien Mourlaas • Nazariy Mykhaylyuk • Ion Nicolescu • Vlad Nita • Ciprian Panaite • John M. Powers • Franco Pozzi • Ateicos Quintavalla • Maria Radu • Jorge Ravelo • Mehrdad Razaghy • Tony Rotondo • Wesam Salha • Ricardo Schäfer • Oliver Schubert • Josef Schweiger • Artur Simões • Nico Squicciarini • Venceslav Stakov • Lara Stangacilovic • Roxana Stuparu • Douglas A. Terry • Eric Van Dooren • Paolo Venturini
Vincent Fehmer, MDT, received his dental technical education and degree in Stuttgart, Germany, before completing fellowships in Great Britain and the United States in Oral Design–certified dental technical laboratories. After working several years in such a laboratory in Berlin, he received his MDT degree and became the chief dental technician at the Clinic for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics in Zurich, Switzerland. Since 2015, he has been a dental technician at the Clinic for Fixed Prosthodontics and Biomaterials in Geneva, Switzerland. He also runs his own laboratory in Lausanne. Mr Fehmer is a Fellow of the International Team for Implantology, an active member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED), and a member of the Oral Design group as well as the European Association of Dental Technology (EADT) and the German Society of Esthetic Dentistry (DGÄZ). He is a sought-after international speaker and has received many honors for his work, including the Kenneth Rudd Award from the American Prosthodontic Society. He has published more than 50 articles in peer-reviewed journals within the field of fixed prosthodontics and digital dental technology, contributed to many books, and recently coauthored the book Fixed Restorations: A Clinical Guide to the Selection of Materials and Fabrication Technology with Irena Sailer and Bjarni Pjetursson. Mr Fehmer also serves as Editor-in-Chief for the International Journal of Esthetic Dentistry, Section Editor for the International Journal of Prosthodontics, and co-chair for the 26thInternational Symposium on Ceramics (June 2023).