november, 2021

202111nov(nov 11)9:00 am13(nov 13)5:00 pmRemovable Prosthodontics Tooth, Implant & Mucosal Borne50:50 Hands-On to Lecture Ratio , 6:1 Attendee to Demonstrator Ratio9:00 am - 5:00 pm (13)(GMT+11:00) View in my timeSydney Centre for Dentistry Event Organized By: CREED Discipline:Graduate Support,ProsthodonticsFormat:Hands-on,In-Person

Removable Prosthodontics Tooth, Implant & Mucosal Borne

Event Details

Australia’s Most Comprehensive Removable Prosthodontics Short Course

Live Patient Hands-On Workshops

Live Patient Demonstrations

Phantom Head Hands-On Workshops

6:1 Attendee to Demonstrator Ratio

Removable Prosthodontics Tooth, Implant & Mucosal Borne

Course Outline

Convened by Dr Tuan Dao, this is Australia’s most comprehensive short-course on removable prosthodontics. Attendees will learn to diagnose, plan, deliver and maintain removable tooth-borne, mucosal-borne and implant-borne prostheses. Evidence-based and experience-based treatments will be taught, and attendees will have the opportunity to observe live patient treatment. The course is open to Dentists, Prosthetists and Dental Technicians.

Learning Objectives for participating dentists

Develop your understanding of:

  • Standards of care for edentulous patients

  • Risk assessment and case selection

  • Optimal impression techniques

  • Maxillo-mandibular registration techniques

  • Designing retention, stability and support

  • Using key anatomical landmarks

  • Bar design

  • Attachment choice and design

  • Optimising the occlusal scheme

  • Integrating fixed and removable prostheses

  • Mucosal- and implant-borne removable prostheses

  • When and how to reline dentures

  • When and how to replace denture componentry

  • What to expect in the short-, medium- and long-term

  • Transitioning patients from fixed to removable prostheses

  • Manage

  • ment and prevention of complications


Speakers for this event

  • Anthony Adaimy

    Anthony Adaimy


    Anthony completed his Diploma of Dental Technology, becoming a registered dental technician in 2017. He then went on to complete his Advanced Diploma of Dental Prosthetics in 2009, finishing top of his cohort, ane opened his Denture Clinic and Full Service Laboratory. Anthony works as an independent practitioner in the assessment, treatment, management and provision of removable dentures, and works hand in hand with his clients, general dentists and dental specialists around Sydney for the treatment and manufacture of prosthetics. He has a particular interest in implant-based solutions and values quality, attention to detail and honesty.


  • Assoc Prof Dale Howes

    Assoc Prof Dale Howes

    Prosthodontist,B.Sc.(Dent), BDS, MDent (Pros), FCD (SA), FICD

    Dale is Associate Professor, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Health, at the University of Sydney, Australia. He was previously the Professor and Head of the Department of Oral Rehabilitation at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa. Prior to that, he was in full time private prosthodontic practice with a part time appointment as clinical course coordinator for their specialist registrar programme. With his translational research, he has developed innovative implant fixtures, components and protocols to solve hard and soft tissue constraints facilitating screw retained implant prostheses optimising patient management in the regular implant patient as well as for the patient compromised by head and neck trauma and cancer. He has lectured extensively worldwide and supervised Masters and PhD projects, been external examiner nationally and internationally as well as publishing research and book chapters in fields including head and neck cancer rehabilitation, Implant dentistry, occlusion and biomechanics.

    Prosthodontist,B.Sc.(Dent), BDS, MDent (Pros), FCD (SA), FICD

  • Dr Alan Yap

    Dr Alan Yap

    Prosthodontist,BDS (Syd), MDSc Hons (Pros)(Syd), ITI Fellow

    Convenor: Porcelain Veneers, Implant Prosthodontics 1& Implant Prosthodontics 2 Alan completed the Bachelor of Dental Surgery and Master of Dental Science in Prosthodontics with Honours, at the University of Sydney. He was awarded the ITI Scholarship to attend the Department of Periodontics at the University of North Carolina. Alan was awarded Membership to the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. He is a Fellow of the ITI, and Member of the Education and Research Committee of the Australian Prosthodontic Society. He served as a Federal Executive of the Australian Prosthodontic Society, Member of the Planning Committee of Continuing Education in Dentistry at the University of Sydney, and Member of the Executive Committee of the Australasian Osseointegration Society. Alan holds the title of Honorary Clinical Lecturer for the University of Sydney. He was a mentor for the Graduate Diploma of Clinical Dentistry (Oral Implants) program at the University of Sydney and mentor for the Postgraduate Diploma of Dental Implantology at Charles Sturt University. Alan is a lecturer and examiner in Prosthodontics for final year dental students at the University of Sydney. He is a registered speaker for the ITI and lectures locally and internationally. He has publications in the International Journal of Prosthodontics and the International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants. He is a reviewer for the International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants and is a contributor to the textbook "Oral Rehabilitation: A Case-Based Approach.”

    Prosthodontist,BDS (Syd), MDSc Hons (Pros)(Syd), ITI Fellow

  • Dr Gary Smith

    Dr Gary Smith


    Gary completed his Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours in 1979 and his Master of Dental Science in Prosthodontics in 1987. He specialises in the fabrication of complete dentures with a particular interest in the Mandibular Suction Denture Technique of Prof Jiro Abe. In conjunction with other specialist practitioners he fabricates immediate dentures and implant retained appliances. He also fabricates labial veneer dentures and partial dentures, often using the rotational path design approach. Gary is committed to the profession of dentistry and has served on various committees of the Queensland Branch of the Australian Dental Association (ADAQ). He was elected to the council of the dental association in 2008 and was the 2017 President. For many years Gary held a part-time appointment at the University of Queensland Dental School as the Senior Lecturer in Removable Prosthodontics. He was the Secretary of the Queensland Branch of the Australian Prosthodontic Society in 2009-2010 and again in 2013-2014, 2019, and the Federal Secretary of the Australian Prosthodontic Society in 2011-2012. He served as the President of the Queensland Branch of the Australian Prosthodontic Society. Gary is also a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, a Fellow of the Academy of Dentistry International and the Pierre Fauchard Academy. Gary has lectured extensively throughout Australia on removable prosthodontics and implant retained dentures.


  • Dr Ken Hooi

    Dr Ken Hooi

    Prosthodontist, BDS(Syd) GradDipClinDent(Oral Implants)(Syd) MDSc(Pros)(Syd) FPFA FICD

    Ken is a dental specialist with dual qualification in prosthodontics and implant dentistry. Clinical services in his Miranda and Sydney private practices comprise all facets of prosthodontics including implant, aesthetic and reconstructive dentistry. His professional career spans 26 years and has included roles in general and specialist private practice in Sydney CBD, metropolitan and NSW regional locations. He has also held public and private hospital appointments. Between 2005-19, he held multiple roles within Sydney Dental School (undergraduate, postgraduate implants and prosthodontic programs, and professional education), Charles Sturt University and James Cook University (postgraduate implant programs). He is is an Executive Member of the Scientific and Continuing Professional Development Committee, Academy of Australia and New Zealand Prosthodontists (2016-), is Past Federal President of the Australian Prosthodontic Society (2013-15), and previously held executive membership with Continuing Education in Dentistry, Sydney Dental School (2011-19), including a five year term as its final Chair.

    Prosthodontist, BDS(Syd) GradDipClinDent(Oral Implants)(Syd) MDSc(Pros)(Syd) FPFA FICD

  • Dr Tuan Dao

    Dr Tuan Dao

    Specialist prosthodontist

    Dr Tuan Dao is a registered dental specialist in the field of Prosthodontics in New South Wales. He graduated from the University of Sydney in 2003 receiving a Bachelor of Dental Surgery with Honours. Dr Dao then worked in private practice in Sydney for two years. During this time, he undertook and passed the Primary Fellowship exams for the College of Dental Surgeons. In 2006 he was accepted by the University of Sydney to undertake three years full time postgraduate specialist training. During his training Dr Dao’s interest within the field of dentistry extended to complex patient care and complete oral rehabilitation. This cumulated in the receipt of the 2007 Young Prosthodontist Award from the International College of Prosthodontists.

    URL http://burwooddentalspecialists.com.au/dr-tuan-dao-bds-hons-mdsc-pros/

    Specialist prosthodontist

  • Professor Terry Walton

    Professor Terry Walton

    Prosthodontist,AM, BDS, MDSc, MS (Mich), DDSc

    Terry graduated with the BDS degree in 1974 and MDSc (prosthodontics) degree in 1979 from the University of Sydney, Australia and MS (fixed-prosthodontics) degree in 1981 from the University of Michigan. He has been in specialist prosthodontic practice in Sydney since 1983 and currently holds the position of Professor (Affiliate) in the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Sydney. He is a member of many dental organisations including the International College of Prosthodontists, of which he was co-president in 2000-2001, the International College of dentists and the Pierre Fauchard Academy, and is on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Prosthodontics. He has published many papers on the long-term outcomes of fixed tooth- and implant-supported prostheses. He was awarded an AM (Order of Australia, General Division) for services to Dentistry in 2007.

    Prosthodontist,AM, BDS, MDSc, MS (Mich), DDSc


CREEDexecutive statement We are specialists with a common goal to provide high quality education to our profession. We believe in meeting the continuing professional development needs of dental practice with information, innovation and intuition. Our mission is to achieve this with evidence-based lectures, clinical simulation practice, inspiring discussion, and personalised training across a broad range of clinical disciplines. Our Educators are exceptional clinicians, technicians and industry professionals of great reputation. Our collective experience in CPD delivery, leadership and event organisation is unrivalled and we are proud to be a part of the Australian dental professional education industry. Dr Tuan Dao Managing Director Dr Ken Hooi Director Dr Alan Yap Director[email protected]


11 (Thursday) 9:00 am - 13 (Saturday) 5:00 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my time

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Early Bird Rate (register before 11th October 2021) $4125 inc GST Standard Rate (register on or after 11th October 2021) $4510 inc GST

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