LM-Activator International Hands-on course

A Practical Approach to LM-Activator™ Eruption Guidance Appliances

November 24–25, 2023 in Caserta, Italy

In this clinical course you will get practical guidance into working with LM-Activator™ Eruption Guidance Appliances in treating different kinds of malocclusions in early mixed dentition. You will get insight into how the appliance is working and there will also be real cases with patients.

This course is suitable for participants who are familiar with treating patients with eruption guidance appliances and who would like to get more in depth understanding of the possibilities of treating with LM-Activator™ together with practical, clinical guidance. The program consists of both theoretical background and clinical cases with patients at Dr. Pellegrino’s clinic. The diagnosis and treatment plan is discussed for each case. In addition, Dr. Pellegrino will demonstrate the diagnosis and the selection of the appliance with actual patients at the clinic.

Preliminary program

Thursday November 23

Welcome cocktail and dinner

Friday November 24

Early treatment with LM-Activator™ E.G.A – theoretical and practical aspects
Clinical Cases > Analysis of Clinical Cases of Deep bite at different ages
• On-site demo with a patient
Clinical Cases > Analysis of Clinical Cases of Open bite at different ages
• On-site demo with a patient
Summary of the clinical cases
Evening activities and dinner

Saturday November 25

Introduction to 2nd day
Clinical Cases continues
How to modify the appliance – practical section
A comparative analysis with other preformed orthodontic appliances
The clinical and instrumental signs of the alteration of the oral functions. How to check and manage.
Summary of the course
Dinner in Caserta

Sunday November 26

Voluntary social event

Lecturer Dr. Gioacchino Pellegrino

Dr. Pellegrino graduated with honors from the University of Naples in 1985 and he is working in his private orthodontic clinic in Caserta, Italy. In 1993, Dr. Pellegrino completed his postgraduate training in orthodontics and thereafter he has participated in a great number of continuous education courses in various topics of orthodontics.
In recent years Dr. Pellegrino has acted in several academic positions as a teacher and as an adjunct professor (University of Naples Federico II, University of Foggia and University of L’Aquila). He is frequently invited lecturer in national and international conferences and private courses. Dr. Pellegrino has published several peer-reviewed papers and he is a member of several dental and orthodontic societies (SIDO, EOS, IBO, EBO, ANDI and SIOI). In 2020-2021 he is also a member of the board of the Italian Society of Pediatric Dentistry.

Course location

Studio Odontoiatrico Pellegrino
Via G. A. Acquaviva, 37 81100 Caserta, Italy
Tel. +39 0823 216023


Please reserve yourself flight or train tickets of your choice.


The Pellegrino’s studio is located in the center of the town and it is possible to choose between a lot of hotels. We recommend that you book your preferred hotel by yourself.

The suggested hotels are:

Hotel dei Cavalieri Caserta double/single use
around 95 euro/night with breakfast
(15 min walking distance from Studio Pellegrino)

Hotel Villa Maria Cristina
around 100 euro/night
(2 minutes walking distance from Studio Pellegrino)

Please note that you are supposed to arrange the transitions between your hotel and the course location yourself.


Course fee 799€ (0% VAT)
The course fee includes the following:
• Course attendance (2 days).
• Lunch and coffee during both seminar days.
• Dinner on Friday Nov 24th.

Registration has ended on November 8th, 2023

The amount of participants is limited to 18 persons. The registration is binding and confirmed after full payment of the course fees. The available seats are booked according to the order of paid course fees.


A course certificate will be provided to all course participants.

LM-Dental™ reserves the right to cancel the course or make changes to the course program and speakers in the event of force majeure, illness or injury of speakers, lack of sufficient participants or any other reasonable cause. LM-Dental™ is not liable for direct or indirect losses or costs caused by changes to the program or cancellation.

More information: sarianne.hakkinen@lm-dental.com