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Level 1 Braces Course & Aligner Overview

Now offering the best of both worlds! Aligners when you want them and Clear Braces when you need them. Become a Six Month Smiles Provider and be certified to offer both appliances by attending our 2-Day Hands-On Course.

Upcoming Seminars

Doctor: $1,400 (£1,070*)

Team Member: $325 (£250*)

15 CE / 14  ECPD

New course dates to be determined. Please contact us with any questions.




The Six Month Smiles® (6MS) guided orthodontic system equips you to help your adult patients with crooked teeth, spaced cases, crowded cases, rotations, deep bites, creating spaces for implants and setting up cosmetic cases. 


We use aligners and unique clear brackets and tooth-colored wires to resolve the patient’s chief complaint. We can seamlessly switch between aligners and braces making it easier than ever to give your patient the smile they have always dreamed about.

Course Overview

The first step to becoming a Six Month Smiles® Provider is to register for a 2 day hands-on course. After your training, you'll leave with the ability and confidence to start cases immediately.



  • What is Guided Orthodontics
  • Identify proper case selection for Guided Ortho
  • Describe how Guided Ortho can be delivered simply and predictably
  • Understand how and why teeth move during treatment
  • Understand how Guided Ortho differs from Comprehensive Orthodontics
  • Identify the market that desires Guided Ortho
  • Learn how to select Aligners or Clear Braces for your patients


Why Six Month Smiles

Because it's easy, effective, and your patients want it. We offer a solution for every smile using Aligners, Braces, or Mixed Appliances (Aligners on the top arch & Braces on the Lower Arch). Your production will increase as you change lives.




  • 20% Lower Lab fees on Aligners
  • Expert Planning + Compliant Material = Shorter Treatment Times
  • Aligners made from the best material in the industry
  • Custom Indirect Bonding Trays
  • Brackets are placed digitally for maximum accuracy
  • Shape memory wires provide consistent force levels to gently straighten and align teeth
  • Treatment guided by orthodontists

Topics Covered:

Day 1:
  • Introduction to Short Term Ortho
  • Overview of Treatment Philosophy
  • Bracket Positioning
  • Case Selection & Support
  • Digital Treatment Planning with CONFIDEX™
  • Step-by-Step Process for bonding braces
  • Hands-on Session #1
  • Interproximal Reduction
  • Predicting tooth movement
  • Wire Usage
  • Case Reviews/Treatment Planning
Day 2:
  • Adjustment Specifics
  • Hands-on Session #2
  • Correcting Bites
  • Case Reviews/Treatment Planning
  • Aligner Portfolio Overview and Scope
  • Mixed Appliances
  • Occlusion
  • Removing Braces and Retention
  • Marketing
  • Tips & Tricks


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Hands-on Training

Start treating your patients with Six Month Smiles Aligners or Braces the Monday after the seminar.

Free Practice Assessment
Six Month Smiles® is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing dental education programs of this program provider are accepted by the AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 8/1/2012 to 7/31/21. Provider ID: 341087