Speakers

It’s time to be a digital dentist - 31.05.2019

Speaker 1

Dr. Walter G. Renne

Dr. Walter Renne is a full Professor and Assistant Dean of Innovation and Digital Dentistry at the Medical University of South Carolina. He is the course director for the preclinical CAD/CAM course. He has won several national and regional teaching awards for his efforts both pre-clinically and clinically. 

He is proficient clinically with the Planmeca Emerald, CEREC Omnicam, 3Shape Trios, CS 3600 and iTero element. He is active in dental research and currently has several patents including a patent for a platform of long-term antimicrobial dental materials that have revolutionary bond durability components by inhibiting enzyme degradation of the hybrid layer while simultaneously preventing bacterial proliferation.

He has also published several studies on scan accuracy and milling accuracy using various systems.