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MDDS Presents: HANDS-ON Advanced Implant Placement Grafting: A Two-Day Workshop Utilizing Cadaver Specimens

November 9, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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HANDS-ON Advanced Implant Placement Grafting: A Two-Day Workshop Utilizing Cadaver Specimens
Presented by Dr. Charles Schlesinger

This intensive two-day workshop is ideal for clinicians ready to delve deeper into implant dentistry and improve their understanding of and ability to utilize more advanced techniques in guided bone and guided tissue regeneration. Each participant receives instruction through in-depth lectures and hands-on surgical experiences utilizing anatomical models, as well as medical cadavers.

Pre-requisite: It is suggested that participants have experience placing 10 or more implant cases.

Education Objectives

  • Anatomy: Review of landmarks and hard and soft tissue considerations
  • Immediate implant placement into a fresh extraction site*
  • Patient selection and treatment planning
  • Bone graft and membrane materials: Which to use where and why*
  • Harvesting of autogenous bone*
  • Suturing and knot tying technique*
  • Atraumatic extractions*
  • Incision and flap designs that can make a difference*
  • Sinus elevations: Internal and lateral approach*
  • Implant placement into sinus grafts: Immediate or delayed and why*
  • Grafting to repair the ailing/failing implant*
  • Ridge augmentation to increase the ridge width*
  • Ridge split technique: Immediate or delayed implant placement and why*
  • Complications and treatment options
  • Drugs and prescriptions
  • The importance of consent forms

*Hands-on Component

Dr. Charles Schlesinger is a dental implant educator and clinician who has been lecturing internationally for more than 10 years. He graduated with honors from The Ohio State College of Dentistry in 1996 and completed a general practice residency at the VAMC San Diego. He then became the chief resident at the VAMC W. Los Angeles.

Dr. Schlesinger maintained a thriving restorative and implant practice in San Diego, CA for 14 years and now provides implant care at his private practice in Albuquerque, NM. In addition, he founded The CD Schlesinger Group to help practitioners gain knowledge and experience with implants and serves as a key opinion leader for The Hahn Implant System.

Continental breakfast and lunch provided

Friday, November 9, 2018
Saturday, November 10, 2018

Friday: 8:00am – 4:00pm (One hour lunch)
Saturday: 8:00am – 4:00pm (One hour lunch)

$2,250 MDDS Member
$2,850 Non-MDDS Member

CE Credits: 14

Format: Lecture/Hands-on

Cancellation Deadline: November 2, 2018
Registration Deadline: November 6, 2018

2 Easy Ways to Register
Online – available 24 hours/day
Click here to register online

Phone In
Available Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm at (303) 488-9700

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations will be accepted and are entitled to a refund provided they are received at MDDS by the cancellation deadline. Refunds will not be given for cancellations after the cancellation deadline.

MWDI Parking Information
For your convenience, we have free parking in two retail garages within the Beauvallon building (east-facing side). Both garages are accessed from Lincoln Street between 9th and 10th Avenues. Parking in these garages is available on a first-come, first-served basis. **If you are attending a large course/event at the MWDI, we recommend arriving early in case the garages fill and alternative parking must be secured. Be aware – the garages come up quickly after you cross 9th Avenue and both have left lane entrances. All numbered spaces within both retail parking garages (without “Reserved” signs) are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Do not park in any spaces with a red sign that says “Matrix” or “KCNC.” Do not park in the residential parking. Residential garages are at the back of the retail garages. The north and south garages are not connected. Both have open parking available. See link for more information.