This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 2 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 491.
The fee to view this course is $36. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.
This course covers methods, limitations, and benefits of both esthetic and functional crown lengthening. Whether you do it yourself or refer out, you WILL leave with a better understanding of these principles to help patients enjoy better results. The course emphasizes decision making for a variety of case types to facilitate comprehensive clinical treatment planning. Learn how to make diagnostic decisions from x-rays alone, and understand how Biologic Width impacts your every decision related to crown preparation and impression taking. Discussion will include issues like red or sore gum tissue around crowns, and how to obtain more predictable impressions every time as well as solving everyday restorative problems and learning how to avoid them.
Description of Speaker:
James Kohner DDS is a Periodontist from Denver, CO with over 35 years practice experience and 20+ years teaching.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
- Make diagnostic decisions regarding Crown Lengthening from both radiographic and clinical perspectives.
- Understand Biologic Width and how crown margin proximity to soft tissue impacts restorative results, including understanding the complications of red or sore gum tissues.
- Make predictable impressions every time.
- Save chair time and be more profitable.
- Develop an understanding of crown lengthening needs from the radiographs.
The speaker declares that neither he nor any member of his family have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program. He does declare that he does have a financial interest in educating dental professionals.
Farran Media 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. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at
For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education at
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.
The CE provider (Farran Media) uses reasonable care in selecting and
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.
State CE Requirements:
for CE requirements by state. Please note that this information is current as of the time of listing. This information is subject to change at any time from the state boards. For the most up-to-date information, please contact your state board directly.
There are no refunds for Online CE courses. Please contact technical support if you run into technical difficulty.
For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education