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The Nuts and Bolts of Implant Dentistry

This course is designed to focus on restorative implant dentistry, providing informational “gold” on a variety of topics essential to seeing long-term success with implants. From understanding patient decision making, to the tools and select tips for longer lasting dentistry, this course offers a practical “nuts and bolts” approach to restoring implants in your practice.  A review of current concepts in tissue management and impressioning will be discussed. By course end, the audience will be able to select appropriate materials and the glues we choose to use to hold them. Furthermore, attendees will be able to utilize knowledge of the newest concepts with implants to perform and restore more competently and efficiently.

Course Objectives:

  • Discuss “real world” approach to offering and treatment planning implants in your office
  • Review the importance of surgical placement to final restorative outcome
  • Learn current methods for tissue management
  • Understand the difference between closed and open-tray technique for impressioning
  • Gain understanding of when, how and why to use screw-retained vs. cement-retained restorations

About the Speaker

Timothy M. Bizga, DDS, FAGD

Dr. Timothy Bizga, is a general dentist practicing in Cleveland, Ohio. His background in dentistry is lengthy and diverse. Once a former chair-side assistant, he also worked as a dental lab-technician, making his perspective unique among others in the field of dentistry. He received his DDS from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. He is currently a member of the American Dental Association and a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Bizga is a Certified John Maxwell Speaker/Trainer/Coach, a certified DISC profile trainer, clinical consultant for The Dental Advisor and member of Catapult Education. Dr. Bizga gives back to the community via dental missions around the world.

Dr. Bizga does not have any financial relationships to disclose relevant to this presentation.

Hotel Information

Should you wish to stay at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown for our meeting, we have secured a group rate.  Please use the link below to make your reservation.

Fifth District Dental Society Winter Meeting

Start date: Thursday, November 19, 2020
End date: Friday, November 20, 2020
Last day to book: Monday, October 5, 2020

Marriott Syracuse Downtown  for 139.00 USD  per night

Click here to book your room at the 5th District’s group rate. 



Nov 20, 2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Marriott Syracuse Downtown
100 East Onondaga Street
Syracuse, NY 13202 United States
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Timothy Bizga, DDS
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