David S. Hornbrook, DDS, FAACD FACE


Dr. David Hornbrook graduated from UCLA School of Dentistry and has been in private practice in San Diego, California for the past 33 years.  He is a pioneer in Live-patient, esthetic dental treatment programs and was the founder and director of LVI, PAC~live, the HornbrookGroup, and Clinical mastery. He has lectured internationally on all facets of dentistry including Porcelain Veneers, Implants, dental materials, Occlusion, and direct composites. He is the past editor of the Journal of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and is an Accredited and Fellow of the ACCD, Fellow and Diplomate of the American Society of Dental Aesthetics, a Fellow of the Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics, and was honored with Lifetime achievement awards by the Crown Council and the Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics.  He had developed numerous materials and techniques that are used daily by restorative dentists and has consulted numerous manufacturers on dental materials and is the Clinical Director of Education and technology at Utah Valley Dental Lab in Provo, Utah.

Aesthetic Dentistry Update

Join Dr. Hornbrook as he discusses how to optimize your choice of materials and protocol when providing your patients aesthetics restorative treatment. He will discuss new materials for veneers and anterior crowns, anterior implant aesthetics, and more.


1.) Achieve ideal aesthetics when placing anterior implants.

2.) Control variables that can lead to compromised aesthetics. 

3.) Maintain and nurture soft tissue contours.

4.) Apply technical knowledge in restorative practice.