Fixed Brace Course
£995 +VAT (£1194)
Course Overview
This certification course (designed for beginners in fixed appliances) covers all aspects of the treatment from diagnosis, assessment, case evaluation, to fitting then retention. The course is an ethical, non-extraction approach to Anterior Aesthetic Orthodontics (AAO) using precision digitally placed 3M Clarity brackets in pre loaded placement trays. Attendees will be able to handle simple fixed and clear aligner cases immediately. You are supported every step of the way with an online mentoring system where your cases are checked for suitability, your records are assessed, and help can be given at any point through the treatment. Three monitored cases are treated as part of your certification

  • Difference between AAO & comprehensive orthodontics
  • Case assessment & treatment planning
  • Principles of straight wire orthodontics & indirect bonding
  • Interproximal reduction techniques
  • Archwire selection and wire sequences
  • Crowded and spaced cases
  • Deep bites, open bites & blocked out teeth
  • Mixed appliance treatment 
  • Case finishing 
  • Occlusion
  • Place Archwires
  • Methods of tying brackets 
  • Techniques with powerchain & open coil springs
  • Practice lacebacks using buttons
  • Practice chichanes
  • Bond retainer with printed jig
  • Bonding brackets with indirect trays
  • Treatment planning exercises
  • Marketing session
Benefits of this course
  • Start with simple cases & introduce AAO to patients
  • Life-long mentoring with every case included 
  • Learn to identify and refer unsuitable cases 
  • Integrate restorative dentistry with orthodontics
  • Learn how to provide dentistry that lasts
  • Clinical support & governance to keep you clinically safe
Book this course £995 + VAT
Taken this course before? 
You can book again as a refresher £390 +VAT
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You will learn to
  • Treat simple to moderate fixed cases
  • Diagnose & assess cases like a specialist
  • Integrate restorative dentistry with orthodontics
  • Provide predictable results that last
  • Refer cases that are out of your capability
Upcoming Courses
25th - 26th Oct 2019
Birmingham - TBC
£995 +VAT (£1194)
22 - 23 May 2020
£995 +VAT (£1194)
18 - 19 Sep 2020
£995 +VAT (£1194)
6 - 7 Nov 2020
£995 +VAT (£1194)
11 - 12 Dec 2020
£995 +VAT (£1194)
Meet the lecturers
Anoop Maini
Anoop Maini has trained 1000's of dentists in AAO
Anoop Maini has been offering cosmetic orthodontics to his patients for over 15 years in London's West End. With his extensive experience he has trained 1000’s of dentists internationally on this technique . He is the co-founder and past president of the European Society of Aesthetic Orthodontics and the past president of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Andrew Wallace
Andrew Qualified from Queens University Belfast 1998 and has a private practice near Belfast

Andrew has particular interest in restorative and cosmetic dentistry and lectures regularly on cosmetic dentistry, including cosmetic tooth alignment, tooth whitening and is a trainer for Intelligent Alignment Systems, the group responsible for accrediting professional dental providers of the Inman Aligner system, and clear aligner cosmetic orthodontic systems. Andrew was one of the first dentists in Ireland to use the aligner in 2008 and has been involved in the training side since 2011. As well as the accreditation course Andrew runs introductory talks and study clubs.
In 2014 Andrew completed his MClinDent in Prosthodontics (Fixed and Removable) from Kings College London dental institute and is the Vice President and a director of the European Society of Aesthetic Orthodontics.
Andrew is an active Member of the Irish Academy Of Aesthetic Orthodontics and is on their conference committee as well as being a regional representative of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Book this course £995 + VAT
Taken this course before? 
You can book again as a refresher £390 +VAT
Select "refresher" in basket (verified for past attendance)