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Continuing Dental Education

Esthetic Concepts in Implant Dentistry – a live webinar

HimaBindu Dukka, BDS, MSD, MPH

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This course is part of the Association for Continuing Dental Education Joint Live Webinar Series.


This course is part of the Association for Continuing Dental Education Joint Live Webinar Series*

Course Description

Description and review of concepts related to dental implants in an esthetic zone. This presentation will include hard and soft tissue considerations for long term maintenance of peri-implant health. Implants in an esthetic area are considered complex due to a variety of reasons. A clinician needs to consider various aspects such as ridge dimensions, smile line, soft tissue quality, implant position, papilla height among others, when placing implants in an esthetic region.

Learning Objective

At the conclusion of this course, participants will:

  • Assess and evaluate the complexity of cases.
  • Identify potential issues prior to treatment.
  • Develop a comprehensive treatment plan.


Dr. HimaBindu DukkaDr. HimaBindu Dukka is an assistant professor in the Department of Diagnosis and Oral Health at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. Dr. Dukka received her dental degree from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in India. She did her residency in Periodontics at the Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis, Indiana. Dr. Dukka also completed her Master of Public Health, focusing on Epidemiology, from the Fairbanks School of Public Health in Indianapolis. Dr. Dukka is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and has several publications in highly reputable journals. She is involved in pre-and post-doctoral periodontal education and maintains a private practice limited to periodontics and implant dentistry.

Course Logistics

Friday, September 9, 2022

Online Webinar

The Dental Professional

8:00am – 9:30am Pacific Standard time


1.5 hours


*The University of Washington in conjunction with the Association for Continuing Dental Education (ACDE), along with 30 of its member schools jointly presents the “ACDE Webinar Series”

This series features university-based key opinion leaders presenting numerous topics on multiple dates and times. Presentations are available to meet every dental health care professional’s schedule and interests.

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The University of Washington 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.

This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between the University of Washington and Oregon Health Sciences University.

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The University of Washington is a member of the Association for Continuing Dental Education.

University of Washington designates this activity for 1.5 continuing education credits.