Location: Westin Georgtown
Address: 2350 M St. NW, Washington, District of Columbia
Contact: Andres Bachelet
Phone: (202) 367-1163
Registration closes the Monday before the event at 5pm.
Tuesday January 14, 2020
6:00pm to 7:30pm Session 1
7:45pm to 8:45pm Session 2
Please note pricing:
- Members: $0
- Non-Members: $110
You may register for one session or both.
Topic: Implant Failures/Implant
Instructor: Dr. Rodrigo Neiva
Course Description: Tuesday January 14, 2020
“Dealing with ridge deficiencies: Current options to maximize long-term outcomes.”
New treatment options and materials have been introduced to Periodontics and Implant Dentistry in recent years. The aim of this presentation is to discuss possible advantages, disadvantages, and realistic short- and long-term expectations of these new techniques and materials. At the end of this course, clinicians should be able to know and understand:
- Rationale for new materials and techniques
- Advantages and disadvantages
- Bone instrumentation for maximum tissue preservation
- Material selection based on material properties and features
- Implant selection based on site-specific design
The DC Dental Society is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The DC Dental Society designates this presentation for 2.5 CE.
About the Speaker: Rodrigo Neiva, DDS, MS
Dr. Neiva earned his Certificate and Master's degree in Periodontics from the University of Michigan, School of Dentistry. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and of the International Congress of Oral Implantology. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Dentists. Dr. Neiva serves as Chair of the Department of Periodontics of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. He is the former Director of the Graduate Program in Periodontics of the University of Florida - College of Dentistry. He is active in clinical research related to bone and soft tissue augmentation, as well as novel techniques in Implant and Periodontal Therapy. Dr. Neiva has published many scientific papers and book chapters in the fields of Periodontics and Oral Implantology. He also lectures frequently both nationally and internationally.