Periodontal Regeneration: What’s in your Toolbox?
September 16, 2020
2300 Yonge Street, Suite 901, Toronto ON
3 CE Credits Course Description: The regeneration of tooth-supporting structures which have been lost as a consequence of periodontal diseas...More details
When we are at the stage of assessing periimplantitis “what we know and what we don’t” dealing with the condition is a fact of everyday life, for dentists who offer implant treatment. The lecture will review the accumulated knowledge, so far, including the treatment protocols.
Understanding prevalence of peri-implant disease, etiology and management has an impact on how we plan treatment, recommend treatment, discuss it with our patients and obtain informed consent.
1. During this course, we would like to cover peri-implant disease.
2. We will discuss etiology.
3. Gain knowledge of current treatment protocols.
4. You will be able to critically assess available information as they emerge in the literature.
Dr. Birek is an Associate Professor in the Department of Periodontics and staff surgeon with the Implant Prosthodontic Unit at the University of Toronto. He maintains a private practice in Periodontics and Implant Surgery. Over the years Dr. Birek has conducted research leading to the development of the Toronto Automated Periodontal Probe and the study of refractory periodontitis. His sabbatical year with the Medical Communications Group within the department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto lead to a change in academic direction towards the development of educational modules using digital technology. The development of the "Near Real-Time Imaging" concept in the training of residents in implant surgery is a work in progress. Over the years, as a senior surgeon at the Implant Prosthodontic Unit at University of Toronto he has witnessed and participated in the various stages of development and application of dental implants.
Wednesday April 18th, 2018, 06:00pm - 09:00pm
$99.00 plus taxes
2300 Yonge Street, Suite 901, Toronto, On