Everything you Wanted to Know About Dental Surgery but Were Afraid to Ask! *NEW DATE*
November 14, 2019
2300 Yonge Street, Suite 901, Toronto ON
Course Description: Let's make it easy and get you comfortable in your practices! This lecture will be a potpourri of dental surg...More details
D.D.S., M.Sc, Dip.Perio
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.