Implant Mini-Residency #4

Date: September 16, 2016
Educational Leader: Dr. Gary Morris

AM: Occlusion and Problem Solving in Implant Dentistry

  1. ACP Classifications
    1. The Dentate Patient
    2. The Partially Edentulous Patient
    3. The Completely Edentulous Patient
  2. Occlusion in Implant Dentistry
  3. Forces, Retaining Screws and Pivot Points
  4. Wide Diameter Implants
  5. Case Design
  6. Complications and Problems

PM: Case Presentations

Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, each participant should be able to: a) describe how patients can be classified based on their occlusal scheme, residual ridges, and tooth condition, b) understand the effects of varying forces on implant restorations and retaining screws, c) understand how to design restorations to minimize adverse forces and e) identify the various problems that can occur in implant dentistry as well as design cases to help minimize future complications while facilitating maintenance procedures that are cost effective and practical.

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