Ahmet Atilla ERTAN

Dr. A. Atila Ertan is an associate professor of Prosthodontics at the Hacettepe University, Ankara. He received his DDS from Hacettepe University before starting PhD at the Hacettepe University in 1994. After receiving his PhD degree in 2001, he started his career as prosthodontics resident at the same department. He visited ACTA, Amsterdam as a visiting researcher in 2005. In addition to teaching, Dr. Ertan is also doing research focused on dental materials and coordinator of the research lab of School of Dentistry. Additionally, he also gives workshops and hands on courses on implant dentistry, esthetic dentistry and dental photography.

Digital Smile Design

Digital smile design is very popular nowadays due to the advantages of its digital workflow to traditional dental treatment planning. The method of digital smile design, contains important insights into how dentistry can be done in the future because it has a holistic approach to treatment planning. In this presentation, different application examples and information on the implementation of this approach will be given.