Success with Surgical Guides


Dr. Doug Chenin

In this lecture Dr. Douglas Chenin will introduce the various surgical guide types and classify them according to the available "levels of control" that surgical guides can offer, and the associated instruments needed for these various capabilities. He will also discuss surgical-guide digital-workflow considerations and surgical guide protocols. This lecture will also explore the associated digital CAD/CAM capabilities and advanced options that can be used in conjunction with guided technologies. This lecture is perfect for anybody interested in using surgical guides, either on their own or to facilitate case planning and collaboration with colleagues.


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the various options and levels of control that surgical guides offer
  • Understand the various surgical-guide tools, and how they integrate with implant tools
  • Obtain a foundation on surgical-guide workflow, protocols, capabilities, and limitations