2008 Dental Implant Conference
December 5—7, 2008
AAOMS CONTINUING EDUCATION PROVIDER APPROVAL
The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
Academy of General Dentistry
Approved PACE Program Provider
May 2006 to June 2010
The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council
for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons designates this educational activity for a
maximum of 16.75AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate
with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Friday, December 5, 2008
8:00am – 12:00 noon
The Art of Healing
Synopsis: Speakers in this session will present a patient treatment that utilized dental implants for
rehabilitation of function and esthetics. Each case will include case presentation, treatment planning with a
discussion on their rationale for why they proceeded as they did the procedures and outcome.
At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:
1. Recognize patient oriented treatment that positively affected their quality of life;
2. Describe different treatment therapies that reconstructed difficult patient situations; and
the value of teamwork during the treatment planning process resulting in positive results.
Mark W. Ochs, DMD, MD
Chair, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
Medical Center Health System
8:00am – 8:15am
Introductory and welcoming remarks
R. Lynn White, DDS
Mark J. Steinberg, DDS, MD
Chair, Committee on Continuing Education and Professional Development
8:15am – 8:35am
Dynamic Biologic Transformation of Hard & Soft Tissue
Kenneth S. Hinds