Preformed metal crowns for primary molars-theory and practical application (SW-24-01-17-01)

AvailabilityCourse has taken place
SubjectPaediatric dentistry
DescriptionThis course will cover the evidence base behind the use of preformed metal crowns. There will be a practical table top element where all delegates will have the opportunity to place preformed metal crowns on models and practice handling and sizing crowns. This course will be most suitable for dentists and therapists and those working towards their Performer Number (PN) and will be a small group with plenty of opportunity for questions in a relaxed and informal atmosphere.
Additional information

Registration is at 17.45 and the course will run from 18.00-20.00

If the course is fully booked but you are interested in attending, please add your name to the waiting list as more places may become available

VenueEngineers' House, Bristol - Bristol & N Somerset  View details
Date & timeWednesday 17 January 2024, 18:00 to 20:00
LecturerFreya Shearman  View details
Target audience

Recommended: Dentist, or Therapist

Development outcomeB, C, D
Course styleLecture with table top practice elements
CateringLight buffet
Core topic Not a core topic
CPD hours2:00

The aim of this course is to improve understanding of the scientific basis behind preformed metal crowns and  to provide an opportunity to practice preformed metal crown placement on models.


By the end of this course delegates should:

  1. be able to describe the the scientific basis, indications and contraindication for preformed metal crowns
  2. be able to explain the procedure to place preformed metal crowns
  3. recognise the complications that they could encounter after restoring a primary molar with a preformed metal crown
  4. have practiced placement of preformed metal crowns on models
Learning outcomes

By the end of this course:

Delegates should have improved knowledge regarding case selection for preformed metal crowns, including tooth factors and patient factors.


Delegates should have improved confidence with the practical technique for placement of preformed metal crowns in order to deliver high quality care for their paediatric patients.