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Please join us at GLIDEWELL LABS for our October 12th meeting.
GLIDEWELL LABS, International Technology Center
18551 Von Karman Ave, Irvine, CA  92612


We sincerely thank you and appreciate your patience and understanding of our need to
change our October meeting location.
Our Meeting on October 12th will be at Glidewell Labs in Irvine.

October 12th, 2016

Achieving predictable esthetics using
21st century products and techniques.


This lecture will provide comprehensive practical information on several key issues observed in the cosmetic dental practice.  Techniques will be discussed that help to create beautiful life-like restorations using indirect all-ceramic restorations.  Products will be visited including feldspathic porcelain veneers and pressable ceramics including step-by-step porcelain buildup techniques.  Time saving and simplified techniques on effective laboratory communication using digital photography and the esthetic check list. 

Clinicians and laboratory technicians alike will expand their knowledge, imagination and self-confidence in the field of esthetic dentistry.

We are honored to welcome:

John Haupt - MDT, FAACD




John Haupt MDT FAACD is the founder and president of Haupt Dental Lab Inc.  He lectures both nationally and internationally on Bioesthetic and cosmetic dental laboratory procedures.  He has also worked as a visiting professor at the Esthetic Dentistry Continuum at UCLA.

John Haupt received his Accreditation status with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) in 1992 and in 1996 obtained his Fellowship.  He has served as a Chairman of the Lab Accreditation Committee as well as a member on The Board of Directors for the AACD.  

He is a currently a faculty member of the OBI (Orognatic Bioesthetic International) where he teaches the concepts of the biologic model and has been a Laboratory Technician faculty for OBI Mexico since 2008.



International Technology Center, 18551 Von Karman Avenue, Irvine, CA  92612

2nd Floor

Click this link for directions to the location.
Light Dinner: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Continuing Education Meeting: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
No charge to members
$125 for non-members
Become a Member - Over $200 Savings!
12 CE ~ $500 VALUE for Annual Membership Dues of $295
(Non Member Individual meeting Fee $125)

To reserve your seat click the link below to register online or
e-mail: or call: 714-818-7193
A light dinner will be served. Limited attendance, please reserve early.

OCACD Event Schedule


Mentoring study workshops will be scheduled on a demand basis.
* Dates and speakers subject to change