POISE Course

Dr Mike's Gray exciting new course - POISE Protocol: Limited Preparation Ceramic launches this September.

This two day hands-on course will run at Lodge Training will provide an insight into Mike's unique approach to modern day ceramic.

Course Overview


Consultation: Conducting your exam including assessment of occlusion and biotype, what to look out for, formulating and costing a treatment plan, and communication to the patient.

Planning: Photography (oral and portrait), scanning, smile design principles, digital facially driven wax-up, lab considerations.

Trial smile: Unique stent, evaluation, modification.


Preparation (or lack of): Shade taking, guides, preparation principles, retraction, scanning. (Will touch on conventional ceramic preparations - protocol can be applied to all).

Prototypes: aesthetic and functional evaluation, communication with lab.

Fit: Try-in, adjustment and seating of ceramic, isolation techniques, cementation process.


Costing £1850 this is an all inclusive package including tuition fees, use of equipment & materials, overnight accommodation & meals at The Angel Hotel in the beautiful town of Abergavenny, Monmouthshire within the Brecon Beacons National Park.

The 2023 courses are now sold out but please sign up to be first on the list for dates in 2024.

Don't miss out, sign up now!

Sign up for POISE here