Thermoforming Masterclass and Indirect Bonding Setup

Thermoforming Masterclass and Indirect Bonding Setup

Thermoforming Masterclass and Indirect bonding setup – and DB Orthodontics conducts training for dental lab technicians and orthodontists


Oman based,, a category leader in Dental Materials & Equipment in partnership with DB Orthodontics, UK recently conducted a training programme for Orthodontists and Dental Lab Technicians.


Day 1 of the course was focused on building the delegates thermoforming skills, and advance their knowledge in the fabrication of thermoformed materials. The course covered theoretical aspects and practical aspects of fabricating of the appliances. All the participants were also involved in a practical hands-on workshop constructing orthodontic retainer, bleaching tray, sports mouthguard and bruxism guard.


The training programme was attended by 14 orthodontists and 35 DSAs and dental technicians from from private and government sectors and was held at Training Centre at Misfah, Muscat. The course was led by Mr. Ed Payne, Senior Chief Instructor in Orthodontics at the Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK.


On the Day 2 of the course, Ed Payne, the internationally regarded expert in dental technology covered orthodontic laboratory skills to help the participants further their knowledge on indirect-boding set up. The presentation was followed by a hands-on workshop which provided participants with an opportunity to set-up and indirect bonding set-up.


The course contents also covered various aspects of dental lab technology such as use of vacuum forming process, pressure forming machines and use of different thermoforming plastics for the dental laboratory. through its exclusive partner DB Orthodontics, UK offer a wide range of orthodontic and orthodontic laboratory products. Key products include ixion range of instruments, vacuum forming machine, thermoforming plastics and other orthodontic lab supplies. is a full service provider in dental equipment and supplies. As Oman’s largest distributor of dental supplies and equipment, offers over 5,000 products for same day delivery. Their product portfolio covers wide range of leading brands in dental equipment, materials, instruments, consumables and dental lab items. They also offer professional advice on new clinic set-up or expanding an existing practice.