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January 27-28, February 10-11, March 10-11, April 7-8, 2017
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General dentists

Lecture/Hands-on/Live surgeries



Mini Residency: Comprehensive Implant Training for the General Dentist

Begin Placing and Restoring Implants with Confidence

Course Description

 This comprehensive eight (8) sessions Implant and Implant restoration training series is designed  for the general dentist who, by the program’s completion, will be ready to start placing and restoring implants with confidence. Live-patient implant placement surgeries and hands-on  workshops will be performed by the attendees under expert supervision. The program will include  working with models, fresh-frozen cadaver, and three (3) live-patient surgeries.

Course Schedule:

Session 1 

 Session 2

              Ridge Flattening
              Implant Placement
              Bone Grafting
              Decortication/Periosteal Cutting Incision
              FGG/Stabilizing sutures

Session 3

Session 4

Instructor Bio:

Taeheon Kang, DMD,MS

Born and raised in South Korea,Taeheon had the honor of attending Seoul National University Dental School—the most prestigious program in the country. Inspired by the fields of periodontics and implant dentistry, he went on to receive his specialty training in periodontics from Seoul National University in 1996. After earning his certificate in periodontics, he was determined to move to the United States. He attended the University of Pennsylvania, where he received his second training in periodontics and implant dentistry.As a result, Taeheon is the only periodontist who has completed a periodontal residency in both Korea and the United States. After eight years of his dedication and commitment to the University of Pennsylvania and Nova Southeastern University as an educator and a clinician, he opened his private practice in Fairfax, Virginia.Dr. Kang is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and the recipient of several teaching awards, including the 2005 American Academy of Periodontology Educator’s Award. He is a national and international lecturer in the field of periodontics and implant dentistry and an author of numerous clinical articles in authoritative dental journals.

Omar Abdo, DDS, MS, FACP

Dr. Abdo, who maintains a private practice in Jupiter, Florida, is a specialist in cosmetic veneers and restorations, crown and bridge, dentures, partials, full-mouth reconstructions, maxillofacial prosthodontics, and implant dentistry. He is a board-certified prosthodontist, a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics, and a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists. Currently, he holds a faculty appointment with Marquette University School of Dentistry and previously held appointments with the University of Illinois and Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago with graduate specialty training in advanced combined prosthodontics and earned his Master of Science degree in Oral Science at the University of Illinois Graduate College.


Educational Objectives and Benefits:

Required Materials:

Participants must:

Patient Criteria

Payment Options

  • $9675.00 -  One-time payment (represents a 10% discount)
  • $5321.25 -  2 payment option (reserves space, balance due April 13, 2017)
  • No Refunds

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Advanced Continuing Education Certificate Program
This course is eligible towards an Advanced Continuing Education Certificate


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Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine 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. The College is a member of the Association for Continuing Dental Education, approved AGD/PACE program