3D Imaging and Diagnostics

3D technology is revolutionizing radiology. Our CBCT course provides general dentists and radiologists the ability to integrate three-dimensional diagnosis in their daily practice.

11-12 May, 2020 


Fundamentals of CAD/CAM quick facts

Course objectives

  • Interpret CBCT images and understand the principles of 3D imaging
  • Understand effective patient doses and minimize exposure
  • Recognize anatomical variations and pathologic conditions

Target group

  • General dentists and dental specialists from all fields with interest in 3D imaging
  • So far we have hosted the following specialists in our courses:
    • Implantologist
    • Endodontist
    • Orthodontist
    • Prosthodontist
    • Radiologist
    • Maxillofacial Surgeon
    • Pediatric dentist
    • Dental technician

Day 1 (Theory and practice of 3D imaging)

  • Principles of dental imaging
  • 2D and 3D imaging in dentistry
  • Basic dental anatomy revisited + 3D anatomy (+ exercises)
  • 3D image analysis: introduction
  • CBCT and 3D image analysis
  • Diagnostic applications of CBCT
  • Basic dental pathology examples and software considerations
  • Small, medium & large field-of-view CBCT
  • Principles of use, dosimetry and radioprotection exercises (imaging protocols)

Day 2 (3D imaging and diagnostics)

  • Interpretation principles in radiology
  • 3D image manipulation and planning
  • Diagnostic considerations for endo/perio/prostho/ortho
  • CBCT diagnostics: indications and pathology
  • Pathology examples and exercises
  • Advanced image analyses: 3D manipulation
  • 3D visualization techniques
  • Artifacts: practical considerations

Course fee

The price for the course is 1,500€ + value added tax (24%), if applicable. The course price includes lectures, course materials, lunches, refreshments and social program. One travel companion is welcome to join all evening programs.Discounted prices available for registered participants by partner hotels. Transportation to the training center during the course days will be complimentary from the recommended hotel.

Next course dates

11–12 May, 2020


Continue to our advanced 3D course!

> Advanced 3D Diagnostics
Image quality, advanced image manipulation and specialist diagnostics


Bart Vandenberghe

Bart Vandenberghe




3D Imaging and Diagnostics

Advanced 3D Diagnostics

Erkki Hiltunen

Erkki Hiltunen

Dental X-ray Product Manager, MSc



All 3D courses

Antti Airisto

Antti Airisto

Dental X-ray Product Manager, MSc



All 3D courses


Tooraj Moravej

“I learned what CBCT is, how to read it, how to interpret it, and how to use it in my daily clinical practice. If you miss this course, you have not done dentistry.”

– Dr. Tooraj Moravej, Implantologist, Iran
Digital Dentistry Summer School

Karyn Becconsall

“It’s been the best conference I’ve ever been to. I’m so excited to go home and utilize this in my day-to-day work.”

– Dr. Karyn Becconsall, Oral Surgeon, New Zealand
3D Imaging and Diagnostics, Advanced 3D Diagnostics

Side program

In addition to the course, we invite you to visit Planmeca's seaside villa to enjoy the beautiful Helsinki archipelago, to taste Nordic delicacies at dinner and to relax in the Finnish sauna.

Find more reasons to visit Finland:
> Visit Finland 
> Visit Helsinki
> Events and activities in Helsinki


Planmeca Digital Academy Training Center
Asentajankatu 6
FIN-00880 Helsinki, Finland