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2-Day Hands-On Cadaver Workshop

PFAST: PTERYGOID FIXATED ARCH STABILIZING TECHNIQUE

Presented by
Dr. Dan Holtzclaw, DDS, MS & Dr. Jack T. Krauser, DMD

April
16th-17th, 2021

Park MGM
Las Vegas, USA

Day (1):
8:00 am-4:00pm (CDT)
Day (2):
8:00 am-1:00pm (CDT)

Course Description

Although they have been in use for over 50 years, Pterygoid implants are one of the least understood styles of dental implant treatment.  This may be due to the fact that pterygoid implants are widely considered to be one of the most difficult fixtures to place in all of implant dentistry.  

This 2-day course hosted by Dr. Dan Holtzclaw, one of the world’s most experienced clinicians in pterygoid implant treatment, will provide knowledge and guidance for incorporating this style of treatment into your full arch dental implant practice.  After didactic learning about pterygoid implants, course participants will receive hands-on guidance for the placement of pterygoid implants on both models and cadavers. Course participants will also receive a complimentary copy of Dr. Holtzclaw’s new 230 page textbook, Pterygoid Implants: The Art and Science.

Course Objectives

Review history of pterygoid implant treatment

Review history of pterygoid implant treatment

Review anatomy pertinent to pterygoid implant treatment

Review anatomy pertinent to pterygoid implant treatment

Review indications and contraindications for pterygoid implants

Review indications and contraindications for pterygoid implants

Pre-Surgical workup for treatment planning pterygoid implants

Pre-Surgical workup for treatment planning pterygoid implants

Review surgical techniques for the placement of pterygoid implants

Review surgical techniques for the placement of pterygoid implants

Review complications associated with pterygoid implants

Review complications associated with pterygoid implants

Review prosthetic restorations of pterygoid dental implants

Review prosthetic restorations of pterygoid dental implants

Speakers

Dan Holtzclaw
DDS, MS

Dr. Dan Holtzclaw is a Diplomate of both the American Board of Periodontology and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.  Long recognized as one of the world’s leaders in full-arch implantology, Dr. Holtzclaw has published over 60 articles in peer reviewed journals such as the Journal of American Dental Association, the Journal of Periodontology, Implant Dentistry, the International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry, and Compendium.  Dr. Holtzclaw has served as the Editor-In-Chief of the Journal of Implant and Advanced Clinical Dentistry for 13 years in addition to serving as an editorial board member and/or editorial reviewer for six additional dental journals. 

Dr. Jack T. Krauser

Jack T. Krauser, DMD, has been involved in implant surgical therapy since 1988. Not only was he the first practicing periodontist in Palm Beach County to be trained in osseointegration, the Swedish method that all modern case procedures are based upon, he also has significantly contributed to dental implant advances with his innovations in product design and treatment methodologies. For example, several of his designs are patented and utilized by major American and international implant companies. He has lectured on 6 continents. 

He has coauthored a definitive textbook on the subject, Dental Implants: The Art and Science, by Elsivier publishing. He has achieved the honor of Fellow in the Academy of Osseointegration. 

What do you get after completing the course

Official Noris Medical Certificate

Professional materials

Workshop participation conditions

After registration, you will receive all information and / or a call from the manager by mail.