Faculty

PDS University™ – Institute of Dentistry

Dhaval Patel, DDS
Anterior & Posterior CEREC CAD/CAM

Dr. Dhaval Patel is a multiple-office owner dentist supported by Pacific Dental Services®. In his 10+ years of practice experience, Dr. Patel has been recognized as a subject matter expert in anterior and posterior CEREC CAD/CAM dentistry. He has had numerous speaking engagements, published articles, and more.

Published articles:

  • The Chameleon Effect: Recommendations for Producing Lifelike CAD/CAM Restorations – Inside Dentistry, July 2018
  • Digital Photography: An Important Player in Anterior CAD/CAM Restorations – Inside Dentistry, July 2018
  • CEREC Has Made Me a Better Dentist – Cerecdoctors.com, Q1 2018
  • Find Me if You Can: The CAD/CAM Chameleon Effect – CDEWorld, February 2018
  • Lithium Disilicate: Translucency Matters for Posterior Restorations – Inside Dentistry, October 2017
  • e.max MT: My New Favorite – Cerecdoctors.com, Q3 2017
  • Symmetry and Function: The Best of Both Worlds – Cerecdoctors.com, Q1 2017
  • Esthetic Outcome and Time Saving: The Best of Both Worlds – Cerecdoctors.com, Q2 2017
  • Same-Day Monolithic Lithium Disilicate Ceramic Bridges – Inside Dentistry, February 2017
  • Shape Matters: What Should a Lateral Incisor Look Like? – Cerecdoctors.com, Q4 2016
  • Restoring a Discolored Central Incisor with CAD/CAM – Inside Dentistry, September 2016
  • Texture Will Make or Break Your Anterior Case: An Important Part of Making CEREC Restorations Look Natural – Cerecdoctors.com, Q3 2016
  • Always Scan Biocopy Folder for Anterior Restorations – Cerecdoctors.com, Q2 2016
  • Retrofitting a Crown Supporting a Removable Partial Denture Using "Biogeneric Copy" to Replicate Tooth's Preoperative Condition – Compendium, February 2016
  • Match Me Up – Cerecdoctors.com, Q1 2016
  • CAD/CAM Design Techniques for Predictable Anterior Restorations - Inside Dentistry, February 2015
  • Just in Time for the Wedding: Two Veneers – Cerecdoctors.com, September 2014
  • CAD/CAM Redefines Conservative Dentistry – Inside Dentistry, April 2014
  • Conservative Preparation Guidelines for CAD/CAM Restorations – Compendium, June 2013

Speaking engagements/experience:

  • Instructor of continuing education courses he developed to educate clinicians on proper techniques for the design and execution of anterior and posterior restorations with CEREC CAD/CAM for optimal clinical and esthetic outcomes
  • Dentsply Sirona World - 2018
  • T-bone Speaks Dentistry Podcast – 2018
  • 66th Annual Scientific Session of the Western Society of Periodontology – 2018
  • Dentsply Sirona Leadership Summit – 2017
  • Densply Sirona World –2017
  • AGD Annual Meeting – 2017
  • CDEWorld Webinar – 2017
  • SIROWORLD – 2016
  • Chosen by Dentsply Sirona as one of 150 CAD/CAM experts from around the globe to attend an exclusive key opinion leader meeting in Bensheim, Germany – 2016
  • CEREC 30 – 2015
  • Awarded Outstanding PDS Institute Faculty Member for 2015
  • DT Study Club – 2014
  • Dentaltown’s Townie Meeting – 2014
  • CDA Presents Anaheim – 2014

Interested in having Dr. Patel speak at an upcoming dental meeting? Please send your inquiry to SpeakerRequest@pacden.com to learn more.