3M Unitek New Advances in Self Ligation Treatment Mechanics and TADs Symposium
3M Unitek organized its first educational and promotional event in Egypt which is the “New Advances in Self Ligation Treatment Mechanics and TADs Symposium”.
The event was held on Thursday 11th November 2010 in Cairo Marriott Hotel, Zamalek. The lectures were given by two world wide renowned orthodontic speakers: Dr. Colin Melrose, Consultant and Specialist in Orthodontics, Orthodontic Department, Countess of Chester Hospital, NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Simon Wolstencroft, Consultant in Orthodontics at Saint James’s Hospital, Dublin and Partner in the Dunshaughlin Orthodontic Clinic, Ireland.
The Main topics covered in the event included an update on the clinical use of the 3M Unitek Temporary Anchorage Device System, versatility of the MBT, a clinical overview of Self-Ligating appliances and orthognathic surgery in contemporary orthodontic practice.
The event was a full day event and was attended by 70 orthodontists. The attendees actively participated in the sessions by asking questions and solving cases presented by the speakers. In addition, participants had to opportunity for a hands on workshop using typo-dents for self-ligation bracket which increased their comprehension of the self-ligation technique. Speical thanks to our distributor Meditech: their team was present to coordinate the registration process, display product samples, as well as take product orders from the attendees.