Thursday, April 4th - Saturday, April 6th, 2024

The Warwick Hotel

220 S 17th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

11-07-22 Smithson-47

Join our community for a fun-filled in-person weekend event!

Dr. Jason Smithson, a top chef of dentistry,  is flying in from England to talk about a comprehensive approach for the restoration of anterior and posterior teeth.

*Event times subject to change

**Speaker and CE Credits Subject to change 

Thursday April 4th, 2024 | 5:30 PM

Bonus welcome event for all attendees

Come have a drink and chat with the weekend's speaker, host, sponsors, and the Nacho team!

2 Day Passes: Friday-Saturday April 5th - 6th, 2024 | 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Ticket includes access to two days of restorative CE lectures, plus a bonus welcome event on Thursday.

Ticket Options

2 Day Pass - Dentist


2 Day Pass - Non-Dentist


2 Day Pass - Entire Office (Up to 5 team members)


2 Day Pass - Student or Resident


Full Weekend All Access Passes: Friday-Sunday April 5th - 7th, 2024

Ticket includes access to two days of restorative CE lectures, a day of courses for practice owners, plus a bonus welcome event on Thursday.

Ticket Options

Entire Weekend - Dentist


Entire Weekend - Non-Dentist


Entire Weekend - Student or Resident


One Day Passes: Friday or Saturday 

For Sunday Tickets, click here.

One Day Passes:

Friday Dentist


Saturday Dentist


Friday Non-Dentist


Saturday Non-Dentist


If you cannot attend this event for any reason you will receive credit toward future Dental Nachos products. You can cancel and receive store credit up to 14 Days prior to the event; all purchases are non-refundable.*

Course Overview:

A comprehensive approach for the restoration of anterior and posterior teeth with all ceramic veneers, onlays and crowns. The emphasis is on adhesive, minimally invasive tooth-coloured restorations: from treatment planning, through preparation, impression taking, provisionalisation and final cementation/finishing. Cutting edge, evidence-based theoretical knowledge presented in a practical no-nonsense way.

What you will learn:

  • Ultimate isolation for indirect preparation and cementation

  • Biomimetic principles in relation to tooth reduction, margin design and finishing

  • Which margin, when and why? Vertical Margin Design.

  • Immediate Dentin Sealing and Gingival Margin Elevation for optimal adhesion

  • The Pillars of Adhesive Preparation Design: make your in vivo preps approach in vitro bond strengths

  • The Concept of Ferrule (Vertical and Horizontal)

  • Tissue Management for long-term periodontal health.

  • Impression Taking (materials, trays and techniques)

  • Conditioning of Intaglio…not all materials are equal.

  • Which cement and why…simple usable day-to-day protocols

  • Cementation and Finishing Procedures for invisible margins.

  • Provisionals for minimal preparation ceramic



Dr. Paul Goodman

Dr. Paul Goodman is a dentist, multiple-practice owner, transitions broker, and founder of both Dental Nachos and Dentist Job Connect. Many people know him as "Dr. Nacho."

His online and virtual community of over 60,000 dentisting humans strive to help each other increase happiness, decrease stress, and reduce the number of times dentists feel like crying inside a day.

Dentist Job Connect is proud to help practice owners connect with associates dentists to share in the joy of dentistry, which Dr. Nacho describes as full contact arts and crafts.

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Featured Presenter

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Dr. Jason Smithson

Qualified at the Royal London Hospital in 1995; achieving a number of awards. After spending 3 years in oral surgery residency in London and a further year practicing restorative dentistry in London’s Harley Street Medical District, he relocated to Cornwall in the extreme southwest of England. Jason practices at Revitalise, Cornwall, UK where his main focus is microscope enhanced adhesive dentistry.

His specific interest is direct composite resin artistry and minimally invasive all ceramic restorations and he has presented to dentists locally, nationally and internationally (USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Europe) on this topic. He is a Post-Graduate Clinical Lecturer in both the Cornwall & Isles of Scilly and Plymouth Foundation Dental Practitioners Schemes.

He has given hands-on programs in the UK, Europe, Asia, Canada and USA on behalf of GC, Ivoclar, Kerr, Hereaus, Optident, Micerium, Carl Zeiss, Global, Velopex and Triodent. He is a UK “Opinion Leader” for Cosmedent (Enlighten Smiles), A European “Key Opinion Leader” for Hereaus-Kulzer and is a member of the European Restorative Advisory Board for GC Europe. Jason is Resident Faculty at The Centre for Esthetic Excellence, Chicago, USA. He is an Accredited International Trainer for Carl Zeiss Dental Academy.

Jason has achieved Diplomat Status in Restorative Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons (England).

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What Our Community is Saying About Dr. Jason Smithson & Coming to Our Live CE Events

Learned a lot, connected with a variety of people, and had a blast doing it! The whole dental nachos team did a phenomenal job putting on a CE event that was interesting as well as entertaining. Dr. Jason Smithson was a great lecturer, and Dr. Goodman knows how to bring people together to make connections as well as have a good time!
Dr. Christian Mullin
Practice Owner
I've been to a few Dental Nachos events and enjoyed them every single time. I love the content of the courses, I truly learn something new from the same topic, always amazing speakers, delicious food, fun prizes if you are lucky... making new friends and meeting up with the kindest person Paul Goodman. Hope to come to an event soon!
Dr. Lyudmila Tavolzhanskaya
Practice Owner
Paul always hosts a great CE. He keeps it fun, entertaining, and fosters opportunities to connect with and make new friends each and every time.
Dr. Darcy Neveu
Practice Owner