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Clinical digital photography for dental professionals

Event Type
Event Subject
Development Outcomes (C)
Topic Groups (General Dental Practice, Record Keeping, Photography)
Friday 8 November 2019
10:00 - 16:30
British Dental Association
64 Wimpole Street, LONDON, W1G 8YS, England
Roger Bretayne, Ewa Bajorko-Assaker
Booking Fees
  • Dental Care Professional: £245.00
  • Essential Member: £295.00
  • Expert Member: £295.00
  • Extra Member: £295.00
  • Senior member: £295.00
  • Non member: £395.00
  • Student member: £295.00

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Clinical digital photography for dental professionals

A lifetime of dental photography in a day

Friday 8 November 2019 | LONDON

In association with

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This hands-on workshop will provide all members of the dental team with the practical know-how and confidence to make dental photography an integral part of everyday life in a busy dental practice. 

Digital dental photography is useful for all disciplines of dentistry. An excellent dental image should have correct colour rendition and enough detail to show the oral clinical scenario. Readily integrating photography benefits patients, dentists and the whole support team.

The course is suitable for all dental professionals: Specialists, GDPs, Therapists, Hygienists and support staff.  The course covers the technical and clinical know-how.

Bring your own camera and receive expert advice!


Learning objectives

  • Foundation photography concepts and digital camera technology
  • Understanding lenses, aperture, shutter speed and ISO
  • Considering the specific setup for dental photography
  • Understanding clinical photographs as a part of dental records
  • A look at dental photography mirrors and retractors
  • Extra oral and intra oral photographs.


Registration from 09:30, course starts at 10:00 and concludes at 16:30

Technical know-how

  • Foundation photography concepts
  • Understanding digital camera technology
  • Understanding lenses
  • Aperture, shutter speed and ISO
  • Specific setup for dental photography

Clinical know-how

  • Clinical photographs as a part of dental records
  • Dental photography mirrors
  • Dental photography retractors
  • Extra oral photographs
  • Intra oral Photograph

A detailed programme for the day will be confirmed shortly.



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Ewa Assaker
Consulting Director, SmileWisdom; Registered Dental Nurse and former Practice Manager

After Graduating in Medicine in 2007, Ewa moved her career into dentistry, becoming a qualified Dental Nurse in 2009 with GDC registration. Ewa progressed to become Practice Manager in Central London, working along-side general dentists and specialists.  She has a passion for dental training and lecturing and with her experience gained as MD of Zimmer Dental and 3M Oral Care is fully up to speed with the industry and legislation.   

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Roger Bretayne
Photography Expert, SmileWisdom

Roger has 10 years working with all categories of dental practices, this builds on his degree in Photography Fine Art, and a life-long passion for the technical and practical photography. Roger teaches technically detailed yet still accessible photography courses for all levels of experience. From working with military imaging systems to standard commercial photography equipment Roger brings a high level of knowledge and range of experience.


5 hours CPD

The training course meets the edicational criteria set by the GDC for verifiable CPD and is certified by the British Dental Association


​BDA Member: ​£295
​Non member ​£395
​DCP ​£245


The fee includes refreshments, lunch and all course documentation.

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