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Master Course by Dirk Galle Klema, Meiningen, Austria - 25-26th January 2019G

During this two-day course Dirk Galle will explain and demonstrate the Initial layering technique on a 4 unit anterior bridge on implants in a logical and bio-aesthetics way, with emphasise on gum layering build up.

Course description

The goal of restorative dentistry is to make mimetic restorations of the natural tooth for invisible restorations. To achieve that it’s fundamentally important to have a build up of the gum.

The goal of this Initial Ceramic System course is to offer the best prospects for reaching a natural aesthetic ceramic restorations.

Day ONE Demonstration and hands on:

  • Preparing frame-structure in Zirconium and application Lustre Pastes
  • Layering Poly-chrome teeth by use of GC Initial ZR-FS & Initial GUM

Day TWO Demonstration and hands on:

  • Layering Poly-chrome teeth by use of GC Initial ZR-FS & Initial GUM
  • Final shaping of teeth and Gingiva; glazing by use of Lustre Pastes NF and Lustre Pastes GUM

About the master

Dirk Galle graduated from the Dental Institute Anneessens, Brussels in 1995. While working in Germany, Australia and Belgium he specialized in fixed prosthesis and veneered superstructures on implants and aesthetical restorations.

Between 1999 and 2003 Dirk Gelle worked as a ceramic trainer for a large ceramic production company in Belgium/Luxemburg.

He has worked as a Technical and Training Manager for GC EUROPE since 2003.

Dirk Gelle specialises in the following fields:

  • Polychromatic build-up technique for ceramics and micro ceramic composites
  • Individual layering and aesthetical rehabilitations with focus on zirconium and alumina structures
  • Large superstructures on implants with emphasis on zirconium in combination with natural pink gingival ceramic

With over 800 ceramic courses on record, Dirk Galle is a professional ceramic trainer and a worldwide speaker frequently requested at symposiums and by universities.

Practical Info

  • Language: English
  • Course fee: €750 (incl. 2 night hotel stay, taxi airport-hotel, taxi hotel-Klema-hotel, taxi Klema-aiport, 1 dinner, 2 lunches, and all coffee breaks)
  • Advice for flight booking:
    as we will organize common transport for you from airport to hotel, we kindly advise you to book your flights to Zürich airport
    arrival flight 24/01/18 between 18:00 – 19:00
    departure flight 26/01/18 as of 19:00 (master course will take until 15:00, transport to airport takes 90min)
  • Registrations are open until November 30th (only 12 places available for optimal hands-on experience)
  • Please note that the fee should be transferred to the GC bank account to guarantee your participation, mentioning “GC INITIAL ON TOUR – 25-26/01/19 – DIRK GALLE – YOUR NAME”
    Bank name: BNP Paribas Fortis
    Naamsesteenweg 173-175, B-3001 Leuven
    Account number: 230-0393000-73
    IBAN number: BE 27230039300073
    BIC or Swift Number: GEBABEBB08A
  • You can register online by filling out the below form. The number of participants is limited to 12.
    Only after you are accepted and have paid the fee, you have been enrolled.
    As the money transfer might take some time, we kindly ask you to send a copy of your payment per e-mail to Sofie Lonneu (

Registrations are closed.