Troubleshooting Crowns with a Prosthodontist


The single-tooth posterior crown is a daily procedure that dentists do to help their patients chew and smile with confidence. In this presentation, attendees will learn how to streamline their single-tooth posterior crown procedure. Additionally, attendees will learn ways to make this procedure more patient-centered and profitable for the dental office.


Troubleshooting Crowns with a Prosthodontist

AGD Code: 610 | Fixed Prosthodontics | 1 CE credit

Educational Objectives:
  • Review the steps necessary to complete a single-tooth posterior crown
  • Discuss techniques to enhance clinical predictability
  • Troubleshooting tips for common challenges with preparation, impression, and cementation of posterior crowns
  • Identify materials that will help you deliver better results

Meet Your Instructor

Robert W. Slauch, DDS, MDSc, FACP is a surgically trained board-certified prosthodontist. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics and Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists. Dr. Slauch provides quality restorative patient treatment including placement of dental implants as well as complete smile makeover solutions utilizing the All-on-4/6 treatment concept and his practice’s trademarked Teeth in a Day® immediate load protocol. He also provides esthetic crowns, bridges, veneers and state-of-the-art digital dentures. Dr. Slauch maintains a full-time private practice schedule in two offices (Pi Dental Center in Fort Washington, PA and Pennington Dental Associates in Pennington, NJ). He is also Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Restorative Sciences at UPenn School of Dental Medicine.

Dr. Slauch is a native of the Philadelphia area. He received a Bachelor of Science degree from Penn State University, where he also played baseball. He earned his DDS from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry and completed his specialty training in Prosthodontics, Dental Implant Surgery, and a Masters Degree from the University of Connecticut Health Center.

Dr. Slauch is heavily engaged in scientific research  and has been published in several dental journals. In addition, he has achieved national recognition from the American College of Prosthodontists and the Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics for his research. He was one of six national finalists in the 2019 John J. Sharry Research Competition hosted by the American College of Prosthodontists.

Dr. Slauch is an active member of the American College of Prosthodontists, American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Prosthodontics Association and the Montgomery/Bucks Dental Society. Outside of the practice, you can find Dr. Slauch on the golf course, catching a sports game or exploring the Philadelphia restaurant scene.

Favorite Nacho Topping: Guacamole

Dr. Robert Slauch


Do I get CE credit?

Yes, you will get 1 CE credit after completing a quiz.

How do I access this course?

After purchasing, you will have access to a video recording of a live event.