​​San Diego

11th Annual


8:00am-5:00pm       8 CEU

Dentist = $595.00    
Hygienist = $495.00

Under the guidance and mentorship of Faculty of Extraction Academy and
​Dr. Thomas G. Wiedemann and Dr. Kianor Shah, an engaged group of dentists will gathered to participate in the hands‐on extraction workshop.

This informative lecture that preceds the practical part of the program included detailed head and neck anatomy, effectively managing patient comfort and healing with pre- and post‐operative medications.  Participants will learn advanced suiting techniques and informed consent policies and protocols that enhance the doctor‐patient relationship.

The interactive session is enhanced by video demonstrations of live surgeries. The presenters welcome questions and input from the audience throughout the series of lectures by Drs. Shah and Dr. Wiedemann.

The hands‐on session allows participants to employ some familiar and some new surgical tools, which were supplied with the Course, on pig jaws to practice the techniques that were taught during the lectures. 

The course provides participating dental professionals with clinical experience, and with valuable information they can use in their practices immediately.

           8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

7:30 – 8:00 Breakfast &          
8:00 – 9:00 Introduction
                       and History
9:00 – 10:00 Case            

10:00 – 11:00 Instruments
11:00 – 12:00 Hands-on
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch 
1:00 – 2:00 Case presentations 
2:00 – 4:00 Hands-on
4:00 – 5:00 Tips and Tricks 

Upon completion, participants will received CA State Dental Board 8 CE credits
- RP - 4506

​​​​​Pricing for Events

1-Class Pass

Extraction Workshop 
#105 or #405

Dentist = $995.00​

Extraction Workshop 
+ 1-Day Pass

Dentist = $1224.00


Day Pass Includes: 
Breakfast $25.00, Lunch $25.00, Parking $20.00, 
Wine and Cheese Social $40.00
Included Free with Any Day Pass ( Total Value = $110 )

Dr. Thomas G. Wiedemann earned his dental (DDS) and medical degree (MD) from the University of Munich/Germany. In addition he obtained a PhD degree in Cardiovascular Physiology (Dr. med.) and Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery (Dr. med. dent.). Parallel to his OMFS-residency at University of Ulm Medical Center and German Armed Forces Hospital he has been appointed as Graduate Teaching Associate for predoctoral clinical courses in Oral Surgery. As visiting faculty at Temple University/Philadelphia Dr. Wiedemann participated in the clinical instruction and supervision of pre-doctoral dental students in the performance of emergency and elective oral-surgery procedures.
After having successfully passed the Board Examination in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Dr. Wiedemann started in private practice. His mayor working fields focused on dental emergency care and pain management as well as on minimal invasive surgical strategies and atraumatic techniques of the full scope of oral and periodontal surgery (surgical extractions, third molar extractions, apicoectomies, pre-prosthetic surgery, surgery of the sinuses, management of traumatic injuries of the teeth, exposures for orthognathic treatment). Since 1995 his special interests concentrated on surgical implant dentistry. Over the past 20 years he has acquired expertise in implant surgery with diverse implant systems, with approximately 8000 implants successfully inserted. Among the field of surgical implant dentistry he focused in innovative concepts of alveolar ridge augmentation (intra- and extraoral autogenous donor bone grafts), maxillary sinus graft surgery, bone and tissue regeneration and piezo surgery. 
Therefore he has awarded the German Board Certificate in Oral Implantology (2002) and achieved Fellowship status in the European Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (FEBOMFS) and Diplomate status in the International congress of oral Implantologists (DICOI) . In 2008 he intensified his knowledge as former resident of diagnostic Radiology in 3D – dental radiology by certification and licensure in CBCT. 
Since 2010 Dr. Wiedemann summarized his clinical knowledge and 7 years of professional experience as senior consultant in the health insurance sector and court appointed expert witness as co-course director in the development of a curriculum for legal dentistry at the European Academy of Dental Education.



Upon completion, participants will received 8 CE credits

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Credits: 8.00 

Upon completion of the course, participants should have the skills to correctly plan and confidently perform various extraction techniques. 

Faculty of Extraction Academy.


Dr. Kianor Shah is a 36 year old practicing Dentist and an Entrepreneur from Orange County, CA. As a traveling healthcare provider, Dr. Shah has practiced in more than 300 offices. As a businessman, Dr. Shah has built numerous co-brand, private label, and Peer-to-Peer partnerships in the Healthcare Industry.

Dr. Shah completed his undergraduate studies at Western Illinois University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in 2000. Dr. Shah graduated in 2006 with a Doctorate in Dental Medicine from Southern Illinois University. He has finished an M.B.A. at Brandman University in International Business in 2016. His participation as a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Fellow of the California Implant Institute, and Fellow of the International Academy of Dental-Facial Esthetics has culminated in his Mastership and Diplomate status of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Shah has been in various roles as a founder, owner, Chairperson, CEO, President, Managing Director, Partner, Associate, and Consultant for a variety of domestic and international related business matters.

In addition to his expertise practicing General Dentistry, Dr. Shah practices in the fields Prosthodontics, Periodontics, Endodontics, Pedodontics, Orthodontics, and Oral Surgery. Dr. Shah reads, writes, and speaks English, German, and the Farsi languages. Says Dr. Shah, “A dentist is a lifetime professional commitment. Part artist, part architect, part entrepreneur, part physicist, part surgeon, part businessman, part therapist, and part community friend.”

Dr. Shah enjoys world travel, public speaking, studying and researching historical events, and participating in sports including soccer, table tennis, and fitness. “I love the look on a patient’s face when he or she looks in the mirror post smile design, and witnessing the emergence of a new-found confidence. The value in that cannot be measured by numbers.”


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
7:30 – 8:00 Breakfast & Registration
8:00 – 9:00 Introduction and History
9:00 – 10:00 Case Presentations
10:00 – 11:00 Instruments
11:00 – 12:00 Hands-on
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch 
1:00 – 2:00 Case presentations 
2:00 – 4:00 Hands-on
4:00 – 5:00 Tips and Tricks 


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This course has a 1-day fee of $995.00   

Extraction Academy 
Hands-On Surgical Training
Start Performing on of the most common
​Procedures in Dentistry with Confidence. 

This advanced course combines an informative, in depth lectures with comprehensive hands on surgical experiences. The course is designed to teach minimally traumatic tooth extractions, focusing on alveolar ridge preservation, biomaterials selection and placement, surgical and suturing techniques, pain management and patient aftercare. Upon completion of the course, participants should have the skills to correctly plan and confidently perform various extraction techniques.