Failing Maxillary Dentition to Guided Immediate Loaded Implants with Restorations

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Dr. Thanos Ntounis, Failing Maxillary Dentition to Guided Immediate Loaded Implants with Restorations
Speaker: Dr. Thanos Ntounis
Category: Implant Dentistry
CE Credits: 1.75
Format: MP4 Video
This CE course contains a detailed case-presentation that discusses diagnostic requirements for a complex transition from a failing dentition to implant restorations of crown and bridge designs. Utili...more
  • 5.0 (1 Review)
  • Running Time: 1h
  • Released: 10/16/2019
  • Expiration Date: 10/16/2022
CE Details
Credit Details
This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1.75 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 690.

The fee to view this course is $36. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.

This is a detailed case-presentation that discusses diagnostic requirements for a complex transition from a failing dentition to implant restorations of crown and bridge designs. Discussion focuses on the difference between traditional all on X design and this more biologically sensible crown and bridge design. CBCT, optical scanning and 3-d printing are utilized to allow immediate implantation and loading with a full arch bridge. The entire surgery is recorded in high resolution. A summary discussion follows that discusses post-operative management of this case.

Description of Speaker:
Dr. Dounis is a dual specialist in the field of Prosthodontics and Periodontology. He received his DDS from the University of Athens Dental School in Athens, Greece in 2005. He went on to complete a Prosthodontics residency and a Masters Degree form the same institution (2006-2009).

Dr. Dounis completed his Periodontics residency in the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and the Birmingham Veterans Affairs Hospital (2010-2013). He achieved board certification from the American Board of Periodontology in 2014.

Dr. Dounis has published over a dozen peer-reviewed papers on the field of implant dentistry and tissue engineering. He has served as an Assistant Professor the University of Louisville and currently maintains a private practice limited to periodontics and Implant dentistry. His practice “Synergy Periodontics and Dental Implants” is located in Fredericksburg, Virginia, where he practices with his wife Dr. Pitman.

Educational Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
  • Identify cases that can be benefited from such protocol.
  • Understand the difference between traditional all on -X protocols vs. immediate loading with crown and bridge designs.
  • Perform necessary diagnostic aspects for such cases using today's technologies.
  • Be able to communicate efficiently with surgical specialist on similar cases.
  • Understand post-operative management principles for immediate loading cases.

In the past 12 months, the lecturer/author declares that neither he/she nor any member of his/her family have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any commercial entities nor have been paid directly by dentists and other health professionals within the field of dentistry or health care.

CE Reviews


5.0  (1 Review)
 1 person would recommend this course to a friend.
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised
User: alaskadoc
Date: 11/29/2019
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised
Very informative and filmed well.
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This activity meets the educational criteria required for verifiable Continuing Professional Development under the General Dental Council Lifelong Learning scheme and represents 1.75 hours of verifiable CPD.

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