Pankey: Implant Essentials

Nov 7-11, 2014

Through this comprehensive course, the experienced restorative dentist will learn the skills necessary to place fixtures.  Under the expert instruction of a variety of skilled practitioners, including an interdisciplinary team comprised of restorative dentists, periodontists, certified dental technicians and a board-certified oral and maxillofacial radiologist, you will gain a well-rounded and practical understanding on how to integrate this difficult procedure into your daily restorative practice in a meaningful way for you, your team, and your patients.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Incorporate implantology into your practice.
  • Place implants without jeopardizing the relationship with your specialists
  • The application of various implant design platforms
  • Optimal provisionalization and tissue development
  • Understand Biologic and anatomical considerations for implant placement
  • How to utilize and read CBCT scans
  • How to utilize digital technology to plan the placement of implants
  • How to develop laboratory guides
  • Guided bone regeneration
  • Surgical protocol for implant placement


Brad Portenoy
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Kenneth Myers
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