2019 Implant Continuum
to Sep 7

2019 Implant Continuum

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Place and Restore Multiple Implants During this Expansive Course.

Join CDI’s faculty and world-renowned Clinicians for seven modules of Didactic, Hands-on, & Clinical Education in Implantology. Participants will spend 2 days in the classroom, per module, developing skills, learning techniques, and experiencing new technology. Live patient cases will be scheduled at the Participant’s convenience during the week. Earn 160 CE Credits in an approved ADA-CERP & AGD PACE accredited course.

Course Objectives

  • Understand the history and evolution of implant design and development

  • Have hands on experience with surgical restorative kits and procedures

  • Recognize common causes of implant failure and complications

  • Understand ethical and risk management considerations for implant and related services

  • Understand the diagnosis and treatment planning using state-of-the-art technology

  • Learn and experience basic and advanced surgical and restorative techniques

  • Place and Restore Implants on pre-selected patients—both fixed and removable

Course Details

Modules run 8:30am-4:30pm on Saturdays & Sundays (Meals Included)

All courses take place within CDI’s state-of-the-art, renovated Training Facility


Preferred Tuition Financing available from ERIEBANK. For more information, please contact Ben Palazzo at 440-534-5157 (Benjamin.Palazzo@ERIEBANK.bank)

Module Overview

  • Module 1: History of Implantology (March 30-31)

    • Basic Principles of diagnosis and treatment planning

    • The implant fixture-form & function

    • Surgery/Restorative Planning

    • Hands On: Surgical Kit Workshop

  • Module 2: Planning for Placement (April 27-28)

    • Soft tissue concepts around implants vs natural teeth

    • Different Implant placement approaches (immediate vs early vs delayed) with a focus on immediate placement with/without functional loading

    • The emergence profile in implant therapy and rules of placing implants in the anterior esthetic region

    • Periimplantitis & Periodontitis and the proper management after placement

  • Module 3: May 11-12

    • Bone Biology & Wound Healing

      • Use of PRF technique in site development

      • Understanding bone biology basics

      • Pharmacology in wound healing

      • Hands on: Restorative Clinic & Phlebotomy

    • Imaging in Implantology

      • CBCT in diagnosis and treatment planning

      • Common Errors or Challenges in diagnosis

      • Pre-surgical soft tissue planning & periodontal considerations

      • Hands On: Carestream Imaging Software Workshop

  • Module 4: Bone Augmentation (May 4-5)

    • Professional development from GBR to Gold Standard

    • Posterior maxilla, Sinus Lifts, and lateral deficiency

    • Posterial mandible and lateral augmentation

    • Autologous bone harvestin

  • Module 5: Digital Workflow for the Edentulous Patient

    • Basic Principles of diagnosis and treatment planning

    • Showcasing digital workflow for fixed dentures with 3D printing

    • Hands On: Digital Scanning & Milling

  • Module 6: Bio-Mechanics in Treatment Planning

    • Bio-materials

    • Role of occlusion for fixed and removable

    • Surgical/Restorative complications and recovery

    • Hands On: Restorative Kit Workshop

  • Module 7: Live Surgery & Restorative Cases


To register for the Implant Continuum or individual courses, please email Sean Calhoun (s.calhoun@cdiohio.org) or call (440) 381-8800.

Tuition: $9,950 (Individual Modules $1,995)

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2019 CDI Global Implantology Summit: University of Al-Azhazar, Cairo, Egypt
to Apr 20

2019 CDI Global Implantology Summit: University of Al-Azhazar, Cairo, Egypt

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Join CDI’s Dr. Hussein Elrawy on an immersive experience in Implantology and Egyptian culture. Throughout your time at the Summit, you will be involved in advanced surgical procedures such as sinus lifts, nerve re-positioning, and implant placement.  All the while, working along side some of the world's brightest dental minds .

In addition to the clinical work being done, all participants will have the opportunity to participate in guided tours of local attractions and attend daily extracurricular activities in the region.

To reserve your spot please email Sean Calhoun at S.Calhoun@CDIohio.org

**Tuition will include meals, lodging, and entertainment. Accommodations will be made on your behalf at the InterContinental Cairo-Citystars upon reservation for the Summit. Sightseeing tours will include the Pyramids at Giza, an evening Dinner Cruise on the Nile River, and a tour of the National Museum of Egypt, and more. Additional activities will be available daily and are considered optional.

Tuition: $13,995 (Financing options available upon request)

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Smile Design & Lab Communication
to Mar 24

Smile Design & Lab Communication

Presented by: H.R. Makarita, DDS (click on link to bio)

Cleveland Dental Institute is proud to present this didactic and hands-on course designed for practitioners in all levels of experience with Esthetic Dentistry. 

Dozens of case studies will illustrate topics essential for creating the esthetic outcome you have planned and shared with your patient.  This presentation will help guide you towards achieving the results essential for maximizing patient satisfaction while greatly boosting your bottom line.

Course Objectives
 Participants will gain a broader understanding of:

  • Diagnosis, treatment planning the esthetic case

  • Principles of veneer restorative technique

  • How digital technology will enhance patient satisfaction

  • How to manage more complex cases

  • Lab communication

Course Location
CDI Academy Training Center
4071 Lee Road #200
Cleveland, Ohio 44128

Course Schedule


Registration – 8-8:45 AM
     9AM – 4 PM
      Breakfast -- 8-8:45 AM
      9 AM - 1PM

Course Tuition
Didactic & Hands-On: $1,495
Didactic Only: $500

Registration and Payment
Email:      s.calhoun@cdiohio.org
Phone:    Sean Calhoun 440-381-8800

  • Cancellation/Refund Policy:   In the event of program cancellation, all fess paid in advance by registrants will be fully refunded.  In the event of Registrant cancellation, fees paid in advance will be refunded if notice given more than two weeks in advance of program date.

This course provides 12 hours of Continuing Dental Education

Cleveland Dental Institute 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.

CDI designates this activity for 12 hours of continuing education credits.

Cleveland Dental Institute is a Locally Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. 8/01/2108 to 7/31/2020 Provider ID# 372618

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