Technology has irreversibly changed our profession, ushering in a historical period full of challenges and opportunities. Leveraging digital tools to diagnose, design, plan, motivate, and execute corrective therapies is crucial for success in today’s highly competitive business environment.
Planning investments, creating partnerships, facing and overcoming the learning curve, involving the team, and making technology a daily routine by stepping out of one’s comfort zone are just some of the challenges for success in contemporary dentistry.
Chapter 1. Introduction to modern dentistry
Chapter 2. Digital flow technologies
Chapter 3. the smile architect
Chapter 4. The evolution of metal-free materials
Chapter 5. Full-digital approach in the management of gingival emergence profiles
Chapter 6. The role of technology in implant prosthetics
Chapter 7. Digital workflow in full-arch implants rehabilitations
Co-authors: Roberto Apponi • Giulia Benedetti
The main objective of this book is to help all members of the dental team to succeed by creating differentiation, uniqueness, predictability, and efficiency through the description of the cornerstones of digital dentistry, a concept of advanced and innovative dentistry that pursues progress.
Dr. Alessandro Agnini graduated in 1989 from the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy. He practices in his Modena and Sassuolo offices, where he devotes himself exclusively to the disciplines of fixed prosthetics, periodontology, and implantology. Active Member of the Italian Academy of Osseointegration (IAO), Italian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (IAED), Digital Implant and Rehabilitation Academy (DIRA), International Digital Dental Academy (IDDA), from 2006 to 2020 Italian Academy of Prosthetic Dentistry (AIOP). Founding member of the Italian Society of Prosthetics and Oral Rehabilitation (SIPRO). Author and coauthor of scientific publications in national and international journals and speaker at national and international congresses. Since 2011, he has been a speaker at www.dentalxp.com, of which he is a member of the editorial board. Author of the books The Digital Revolution: the Learning Curve and The Digital Revolution 2.0: Clinico-Technical Applications in Daily Practice published by Quintessence Publishing Italy in 2014 and 2022, respectively. ANDI Modena cultural secretary from March 2013 to March 2019. Founder, together with his brother, of Digital Dental Revoultion (DDR) Education, a company whose aim is to organize and participate in congresses and courses in Italy and abroad on dental updating.
He works as a freelancer in Modena and Sassuolo, together with his brother Alessandro. He attended a master's degree cource at New York university in 2009 to 2011, with Dr Dennis Tarnow, Dr Christian Stappert, Dr Stephen Chu and Dr Michael Bral, among others, as teachers and mentors. He was in the academic year 2010 to 2011 Clinical Research Fellow of the Ashman Department of Periodontics and Implantology at New York University, working with Dr Sang Choon Cho. Since 2011, he has been a speaker at www.dentalxp.com where he is part of the editorial board. Author and coauthor of scientific publications in national and international journals and speaker at national and international congresses. Author of the books The Digital Revolution: the Learning Curve and The Digital Revolution 2.0: Clinicao-Technical Applications in Daily Practice published by Quintessence Publishing Italy in 2014 and 2022, respectively. Founder, together with his brother Alessandro, of DDR Education, a company whose aim is to organize and participate in congresses and courses in Italy and abroad on dental updating. Active member of DIRA since 2020, active member of the Digital Dentistry Society (DDS) and founding member of SIPRO.