Maximizing Clinical Outcomes for Your Patient Population – Providing State of the Art Care… with Sound Diagnosis, Prevention Strategies and Restorative Treatment

Featuring Marc Geissberger, DDS

4 CE Credits


This fast paced, informative session will introduce the participants to several new philosophies, materials and techniques in preventive and restorative dentistry designed to simply clinical practice and yield predictable clinical outcomes and problem free restorations. Various clinical tips and techniques will be introduced designed to eliminate common problems associated with routine clinical procedures. The will include: diagnosing and managing caries, periodontal disease and occlusion, creating perfect Class II restorations, mastering flawless crown and bridge impressions, enhancing esthetics in anterior direct bonding cases and proper adhesion and curing protocols. Additionally, this course will cover the latest development in all porcelains, cements, impression materials and CAD/CAM technology and elucidate their influences on the modern practice of dentistry.


During this program practitioners will:

  • Learn to enhance their disease management strategies
  • Understand the steps involved in creating the perfect Class II composite restoration.
  • Master appropriate bonding and curing protocols.
  • Learn predictable techniques designed to capture flawless impressions the first time they are attempted.
  • Review appropriate layering techniques to enhance esthetics of anterior bonding cases.
  • Gain knowledge of modern ceramic materials and understand limitations and strengths of each type of material.
  • Develop a better understanding of the indications and contraindications of each material.
  • Improve their understanding of the plethora of modern cements and which clinical situations are indicated for their use.
  • Navigate the technological advances in CAD/CAM Dentistry and figure out which systems may be most appropriate for their practices.
  • Learn predictable techniques designed to capture flawless impressions the first time they are attempted.

Marc Geissberger, DDS

About the Speaker

Dr. Geissberger graduated from University of the Pacific in 1991 obtaining his dental degree and was elected to Omicron Kappa Upsilon as a student. He immediately returned to the school and has taught for 27 years. He later obtained a Masters of Arts in Educational Psychology from University of the Pacific. From 2000-2015 he served as Department Chair of Restorative Dentistry. Currently he is Adjunct Clinical Professor in the Department of Preventive and Restorative Dentistry at the University of the Pacific. He directed the University’s Aesthetic and Complex Care Clinic and teaches many hands-on CE courses in Restorative Dentistry. Dr. Geissberger has served as President of the National Chapter of Omicron Kappa. Dr Geissberger has numerous publications including a textbook entitled Esthetic Dentistry in Clinical Practice for Wiley-Blackwell. He has presented nationally and internationally giving over 400 continuing education programs. Additionally, he is a Certified Personal Trainer. He maintains a private practice focusing on reconstructive and esthetic dentistry in Greenbrae, CA.


Friday, September 23, 2022

8:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.


OCDS/TCDS/OCDHS Members $49.00

Non-Dentist Staff of OCDS & TCDS Members $49.00

Non-Member Dentists & Their Staff $99.00


770 The City Drive South
Orange, CA 92868
Parking Instructions: Please be sure to use the entrance on The City Drive next to the Best Western hotel and drive straight to the set of 3 buildings. The class will take place in the first floor conference room of the middle building. There is a parking garage behind the building as well as open parking. 

Contact information

OCDS Staff

CANCELLATION POLICY: Refund requests for meetings will only be honored up to 4:30 pm one week prior to the meeting. No refunds will be made for requests received subsequent to that time.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Panthera Dental

Citi Healthcare Practice Finance Group

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Panthera Dental

Citi Healthcare Practice Finance Group