Cosmetic Hollywood Smile Makeover

A comprehensive A to Z program. From smile design, preparation, porcelain material selection, fixed and implant supported restorations, bonding and cementation techniques for predictable cosmetic success.

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A comprehensive "A to Z" cosmetic dentistry course for you!

Available on all viewing platforms, course never expires and includes HD lecture video content, lecture notes, individual technique videos, and 16 hours of AGD/PACE CE credits for your success!

Course Description:

Wether you are new to cosmetic dentistry or a seasoned clinician this program is for you!It is seen that our society has become increasingly aware of the benefits of fitness, and overall health. This is no more evident than in the explosion of prescription and OTC whitening products, aesthetic composite fillings, and the increased discretionary spending of patients to renew and refresh their lost, worn smile.
Specifically, this program will answer questions such as:
How do we clinically evaluate and treatment plan an aesthetic Smile Makeover patient; particularly if it involves anterior implants? How do we factor in patients expectations and personality into our smile designs?

What are common pitfalls to avoid when planning cosmetic restorations? Should I veneer or not veneer?

What are some specific burs and preparation designs I should use?

What porcelain materials should I use and which is the best cementation and bonding techniques?

What are the clinical steps to gain predictable esthetic screw and cement retained implant restorations? What modalities of treatment sequencing are necessary when treating the full mouth cosmetic rehabilitation patient whom also may involve esthetic dental implants?

.... and so much more!

Just some of the many things you will Learn:

-How to evaluate and understand the Case Risk Assessment of the esthetic Smile Makeover patient.
-Define and implement the three components to a Hollywood Creation Smile Design.
-Learn how to use ancillary cosmetic guides to ensure aesthetic predictability.

- Learn to fabricate cost effective reduction guides to ensure proper prep design and conservation of tooth structure.

-Be able to choose and implement different prep designs based on clinical indications and aesthetic desires.
-Learn how to evaluate and perform soft tissue aesthetic recontouring with laser therapy.

- Understand and choose proper burs and preparation designs for anterior and posterior full coverage and anterior porcelain veneers

- Recognize and understand the 8 key components to communicate to the lab for predictable esthetic results

- Understand and be able to choose the correct cementation and bonding system for your case

- Understand indications and clinical techniques for predictable esthetic cement and screw retained dental implant restorations.

- Understand loading protocols for immediate, early, and conventional loading of screw retained provisionals to enhance esthetics.

- Learn predictable clinical techniques to convey soft tissue contours to the laboratory for esthetic implant restorations.

-Define and perform the clinical steps to treat the full mouth rehabilitative aesthetic patient with predictability.

-Review and understand the evidence to increase OVD in a full mouth rehabilitative patient and what are the limitations with regards to TMD.

-Understand the clinical considerations to occlusion and implant restoration related concerns for the rehabilitative patient

and much more!

CE Hours: Earn 16 continuing education units (CEU) AGD Code: 610

Format: Video lecture, lecture notes, individual clinical technique videos, short multiple choice quizzes for CEU.

CE hours provided by Institution of Dental Advancement, PA. Approved AGD National CE Provider ID #366161

Approved PACE Program Provider, FAGD/MAGD Credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement (11/1/2022 - 10/31/2025). Provider ID # 366161



Course Curriculum


  Welcome and we hope you enjoy this program with Dr. Lastimado. Any questions or issues, please contact us at [email protected]
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Your Instructor


Dr. Marcus Lastimado, DMD, MAGD, MICOI
Dr. Marcus Lastimado, DMD, MAGD, MICOI

"Clinical Excellence through Truth and Knowledge"

Founder and Creater of the Institution of Dental Advancement; Dr. Marcus Lastimado began his undergraduate studies at PLU in Tacoma, Washington. He was accepted early into the College of Dental Medicine at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He then received his Doctorates of Dental Medicine in 2007.

Dr. Lastimado has also completed the two year Mastership Comprehensive Dentistry Program at the University of Florida CDP Class of 2014; subsequently receiving his Masters in the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Lastimado is humbled to receive the highest award from the AGD; as less than 2% of dentists in the United States hold this distinction.

Dr. Lastimado has had the honor and privilege of providing quality dental care to military service members, while being deployed in Iraq, for Operation Enduring Freedom. During his tour of duty Dr. Lastimado had the privilege to work and train with specialists in the fields of Prosthodontics, Periodontics, and Endodontics. He is a member of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Lastimado continues to advance his knowledge and training in all aspects of general dentistry through continuing education in the areas of cosmetic Smile Makeovers, prosthodontics, Invisalign, computer guided implant surgery, and CEREC same day dentistry.

Dr. Lastimado completed his 1-year Implant Preceptorship at the University of Texas San Antonio School of Dentistry, and earned his Fellowship status in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. To ensure the best care for his patients, Dr. Lastimado has also completed advanced 3D guided implant surgical training at the Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery at the Georgia Health Sciences University; later earning his Mastership in the ICOI.

To advance his implant training Dr. Lastimado has also completed a All-On-4 (tm) specific clinical residency with world renowned educator and professor Dr. Paulo Malo, and the Malo Clinic Team, at the Malo Clinic in Lisbon, Portugal as well as other advanced international programs and has received a Master Certificate in Implant Regeneration.

In addition to being in private practice and lecturing for multiple organizations; Dr. Lastimado holds the following appointments:

  • Director of Clinical Education & Surgical Services Reliable Dental Laboratory- Dallas, Texas
  • Senior AIC Implant Education Faculty Director- Texas and Central United States
  • Director of surgical education for the I.D.A International live patient surgical training program- Mexico
  • Director of Clinical Education for the I.D.A online CE clinical programs
  • Institution of Dental Advancement, PA- Founder/CEO
  • Dallas Asian Dental Association- President (Past)

Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
Will I be able to follow along?
Of course! Before each lecture you will have the option to print a set of lecture notes to use during and after the program.

Institution of Dental Advancement, PA is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider are accepted by the AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry of AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 11/1/2015 to 10/31/2018. Provider ID #366161

Disclaimer: This program serves as an dental continuing education program. Scientific continuing education credits, recognized by the Academy of General Dentistry will be given along with a certificate of completion upon course completion from the Institution of Dental Advancement, PA. This program does not convey any degree's, license's, titles, or grants participants to practice out of the scope of their field.

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