Modern Surgical Concepts for Aesthetic and Implant Dentistry

202020mar8:30 am5:00 pmModern Surgical Concepts for Aesthetic and Implant DentistryPRESENTED BY Dr David Grossberg , Dr Kevin Todes , Dr Alex Kalos , Dr John Highfield8:30 am - 5:00 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my time Event Organized ByADA NSW Centre for Professional DevelopmentDisciplineOral SurgeryFormatHands-on

Modern Surgical Concepts for Aesthetic and Implant Dentistry

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Surgical management and techniques for predictable soft tissue outcomes

This course is divided into 4 modules addressing the most common applications of aesthetic soft tissue Periodontal surgery. Didactic instruction and hands on demonstrations will supplement live surgeries.

This is a hands on course that will appeal to any practitioner interested in improving their soft tissue handling skills. Tuition will be given by Periodontists experienced in Periodontal surgical techniques.

Numbers will be limited to 20 candidates to ensure personalised teaching outcomes.

Module 1: Fundamentals of Periodontal Microsurgery
Friday 20th March 2020
This is an introduction to the concept of Periodontal microsurgery and the reasons for the microsurgical approach and wound healing. Microsurgery instruments and incision design will be discussed. This will be reinforced with a hands on exercise on pigs jaws as well as a live patient surgery.

Module 2: Aesthetic and functional Crown Lengthening
Friday 1st May 2020
This module will cover the indications and limitations of crown lengthening procedures. The theory behind surgical crown lengthening will be reinforced with hands on exercises and live patient surgery.

Module 3: Surgical techniques for grafting of recession defects.
Friday 28th August 2020
Treatment of gingival recession remains a technique sensitive procedure. The diagnosis of the different types of recession as well as the limitations of treatment with different grafting materials will be covered and reinforced with a live patient surgery.

Module 4: Surgical techniques for implants in the “aesthetic zone”
Friday 2nd October 2020
As implant placement is becoming more popular so too are the expectations of our patients particularly in the aesthetic zone.  Soft tissue complications often effect the treatment outcome.  This module will address the prevention of complications and how to achieve the maximum benefit from soft tissue augmentation procedures when implants are considered.

Learning Objectives

  • To develop an understanding of the factors important in successful microsurgical technique.
  • To learn and apply the correct surgical procedure for different indications.
  • To understand the use of different surgical instruments and methods.
  • To better evaluate prevent and manage potential surgical complications.

Other Information

Please review dates carefully for this program as all four sessions are mandatory for registration.

Module 1: Friday, 20 March 2020
Module 2: Friday, 1 May 2020
Module 3: Friday, 28 August 2020
Module 4: Friday, 2 October 2020


Speakers for this event

  • Dr Alex Kalos

    Dr Alex Kalos


    Dr. Kalos completed his specialist training in periodontics at the University of Sydney where he was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (Specialist).

    Currently in specialist practice in Macquarie St Sydney, he also holds a teaching position in the Faculty of Dentistry

    URL https://www.adansw.com.au/CPD/CPD-Presenters/Alex-Kalos


  • Dr David Grossberg

    Dr David Grossberg

    Specialist Periodontist

    Dr Grossberg is Specialist Periodontist in Sydney Australia. He obtained his post graduate training in Periodontics at the University of Pennsylvania and is a Diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology.

    He is a Specialist Clinical Associate in Periodontics at the University of Sydney, Fellow of the International College of Dentists and Past President of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontists.

    He has been carrying out surgical implant placement since 1987 and has a special interest in the treatment of Periodontitis and soft tissue management. He has lectured throughout Australia and overseas in the fields of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry.

    URL https://www.adansw.com.au/CPD/CPD-Presenters/David-Grossberg

    Specialist Periodontist

  • Dr John Highfield

    Dr John Highfield


    Dr John Highfield is in specialist Periodontal practice in Sydney. Previously Head of the Discipline of Periodontics at the University of Sydney, he is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Faculty of Dentistry.

    URL https://www.adansw.com.au/CPD/CPD-Presenters/John-Highfield


  • Dr Kevin Todes

    Dr Kevin Todes

    Specialist periodontist

    Dr Kevin Todes is currently in full time specialist practice in Sydney and has lectured nationally and internationally on the topics of Periodontal Plastic Surgery, Implant Dentistry and Oral Medicine. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in the special field of Periodontics, a member of the ADA, Australian Society of Periodontology and the Academy of Osseointegration.

    URL http://www.periodontists.com.au/about-us/meet-us/meet-dr-kevin-todes

    Specialist periodontist


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Member Price : Dentists -$2,900.00 Non-Member Price: Non-Members – $3,480.00

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