Porcelain Onlays and Full Crowns Using Supra-gingival Dentistry



Why Should I Take This Workshop?

  • Learn how to do healthier restorative dentistry for your patients using supra-gingival techniques
  • Learn how to never retake an impression again
  • Learn how to make onlays faster and easier than crowns
  • Learn how to cement onlays in 15 minutes and eliminate post-op sensitivity

CE Hours: 16
Cost: $2,799.00
(Price is Per-Participant)


  • May 5-6, 2017 (SOLD OUT)
  • September 8-9, 2017 (SOLD OUT)
  • May 24-25, 2018 (SOLD OUT)
  • September 21-22, 2018 (SOLD OUT)
  • May 17-18, 2019 (SOLD OUT)
  • September 5-6, 2019 (SOLD OUT)
  • April 10-11, 2020
  • September 10-11, 2020

Time Length: 2 days
Los Angeles Institute of Clinical Dentistry
11966 Ventura Blvd.
Studio City, CA 91604




In this practical workshop, Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz will demonstrate a new paradigm in preparation and cementation for porcelain onlays. Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz will show step-by-step how using supra-gingival dentistry techniques and understanding the specific characteristics of these new materials can make dentistry easier and more predictable than ever. He will show step-by-step, the techniques and principles for tooth preparation, temporization, and sensitive-free, easily bonded cementation.

During the workshop, participants will perform many tooth preparations specific to supra-gingival dentistry for non-metal onlays and full crowns in very realistic simulators, using the techniques and information learned. Participants will also bond porcelain onlays using the techniques learned. Learn how to implement supra-gingival restorative dentistry into your practice by attending this workshop at Los Angeles Institute of Clinical Dentistry & Ruiz Dental Seminars.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the benefits of supra-gingival dentistry by observing a live procedure and performing onlay and crown preparations on a very realistic simulator.
  • Understand and perform simple, predictable impression techniques.
  • Learn how to choose the correct type of restorative material and translucency that will allow for supra-gingival dentistry.
  • Participants choose which bonding systems and cements are most esthetically appropriate to achieve good margin blending and allow for supra-gingival dentistry.
  • Understand and perform sensitive-free and easy cementation techniques specific to posterior onlays.
  • Participants will learn and perform margin elevation and enamel preservation techniques.

Why learn supra-gingival adhesive dentistry from Dr. Ruiz?

  • Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz is a recognized authority in adhesive dentistry, performed and published multiple research studies on adhesive dentistry with some of the best researcher in dentistry as well as publish a book on adhesive dentistry with Dr. Ray Bertlotti.
  • As a real clinician, Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz has performed thousands of bonded, indirect restorations over a 20-year period, and using this extensive experience, has developed real world, practical techniques that work.
  • Jose-Luis Ruiz has the uncanny ability to make a complex subject simple to understand.

Event Schedule
Continental Breakfast & Registration: 8:00 am
Workshop: 8:30 am – 6:30 pm on Friday and 8:30 am – 5:30 pm on Saturday

To register by phone, or for more information, please contact Los Angeles Institute of Clinical Dentistry & Ruiz Dental Seminars at 818-729-9121. You can register online for Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz’s course by selecting the options below and adding the class to your cart.

Dr. Gogte's review

Dr. Gogte’s Testimonial

“I have attended other esthetic seminars and programs… Your course was the most inspiring! It was very well presented and organized.”

– Jan Michael Dacles DDS, Corona, CA

“Super friendly and personable, knowledgeable speaker wanting to share his skills and experience with his peers to lift up our profession, So Appreciated! Thank you”

– Dr. Ralitza Varlakova Cotati, CA

Dr. Mendoza's Testimonial

Dr. Mendoza Testimonial

“What a gift Dr. Ruiz is to the dental community. I am so grateful for his training and ideas. Wish I would have met him 15 years ago.”

– Dr. Dan Walker Kailua Kona, HI

“Although a master of Supra-gingival dentistry, Dr. Ruiz’s style of instruction and humble demeanor makes learning fun, easy and practical.”

– Dr. Michael Kelly Scottsdale, AZ

“Game changing for immediate application in the office! Thank you so much”

– Dr. Elizabeth Mattsson San Antonio, TX

Additional information

Event Date

September 21-22, 2018, May 17-18, 2019, September 5-6, 2019, April 10-11, 2020, September 10-11, 2020