This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 2 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 671.
The fee to view this course is $36. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.
Today, people are living longer…they want to look and feel good! This is your opportunity to take care of patients needing complete and partial dentures. Stop sending these cases out the door. Join Dr. Frank Lauciello, Director of Removable Prosthodontics for Ivoclar Vivadent, as he explains four simple steps for success with denture placement. By utilizing his theories and techniques you can increase your bottom line and provide a standard of care that will really make a difference.
Description of Speaker:
Dr. Frank Lauciello graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo (SUNY), School of Dental Medicine in 1969 and completed his Prosthodontic training at the Buffalo VA Medical Center. He is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Restorative Department at SUNY at Buffalo and was director of the Veterans Administration Advanced Prosthodontic Program from 1973-1998 and Chief of the Dental Service from 1996-1998. He is presently Director of Removable Prosthodontics Research, Development, & Education for Ivoclar Vivadent, Amherst, NY and Director of the Implant Esthetic Center of Excellence in Sarasota, Florida.
Dr. Lauciello is a Diplomat of the American Board of Prosthodontics and has authored 25+ articles including several chapters of textbooks. He is actively involved in dental research and new product development.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
- Understand the principles of impression making for the edentulous patient and the differences between maxillary and mandibular arch techniques.
- Provide the dental laboratory with clinical records that will provide them with meaningful information that will guide them in the process of positioning the anterior teeth.
- Learn a simplified method for selecting anterior teeth and the pros and cons of various posterior occlusal options.
- Selecting a system of denture processing that minimizes distortion of the final denture resulting in fewer post insertion adjustments.
This CE activity is supported by an educational grant from Ivoclar Vivadent. Dr. Lauciello received an honorarium from Ivoclar Vivadent.
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Farran Media is a nationally approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry.
Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 1/1/2019 to 12/31/2022.
Provider ID# 304396
This activity meets the educational criteria required for verifiable Continuing Professional Development under the General Dental Council Lifelong Learning scheme and represents 2 hours of verifiable CPD.
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providing content that is accurate. The CE provider, however, does not
independently verify the content or materials. The CE provider does not
represent that the instructional materials are error-free or that the content
or materials are comprehensive. Any opinions expressed in the materials are
those of the author of the materials and not the CE provider. Completing one or
more continuing education courses does not provide sufficient information to
qualify the participant as an expert in the field related to the course topic
or in any specific technique or procedure. The instructional materials are
intended to supplement, but are not a substitute for, the knowledge, expertise,
skill and judgment of a trained health care professional.
Continuing education credits issued for completion of online CE courses may not apply toward
license renewal in all licensing jurisdictions. It is the responsibility of each registrant
to verify the CE requirements of his/her licensing or regulatory agency.
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For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education