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Continuing Dental Education

Evolving Your Practice with Comprehensive Implant Dentistry: Prosthetic & Surgical Treatment Provided by the Same Hands – a live webinar

Herbert M. Mendleson, DDS, FAGD, DICOI, DABOI/ID

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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

The primary goal of this program is to help general dentists find their “dental implant comfort zone.” We live in a day and age where dental implants have essentially become the standard of care for missing teeth and the more involved and knowledgeable a well-trained general dentist is, the more comprehensive the care they can provide for their patients.Having the skill set that allows a dentist to treatment plan, surgically place, and prosthetically restore dental implants, puts him/her in a position to truly deliver comprehensive implant care, hence improving the quality of their patients’ lives, while elevating the level of their dental practice.Implant dentistry is, and must always be treated as a prosthetically driven discipline, so doesn’t it make sense the dentist who will be restoring the implants is the best suited to place the implants in the most optimal locations for their future restorations? Remember, dental implants are not placed because our patients have titanium deficiencies; they’re placed with the intention to restore our patients to proper form and function.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • How to transition your practice into an implant practice
  • How to select appropriate implant cases
  • How to properly design implant treatment plans
  • Proper site development: conservative extraction and predictable bone grafting techniques
  • Surgical techniques for the placement of endosteal implants.6.Utilizing implant restorations


Dr. Herbert MendlesonDr. Herbert Mendleson has extensive experience in implantology both as a practitioner and instructor. A George Washington University graduate, he earned his DDS from the Medical College of Virginia, completed an AEGD residency at the University of Pennsylvania, and has been in private practice in Owings Mills, MD., for the past 27 years. Now a clinical instructor with UMSOD’s Department of General Dentistry, Mendelson is the director of the Dental Implant Continuum. In addition, he has taught both Surgical and Prosthetic Implant Dentistry at the New York University College of Dentistry since 2000 as well as lectured internationally on Prosthodontics – Fixed and Removable; Practice Management; and Advanced Surgical Techniques. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantology/ Implant Dentistry as well as the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

Course Logistics

Monday, May 1, 2023

Online Webinar

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5:00pm – 7:00pm Pacific Standard time


2 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 2 continuing education credits.