DIODE LASER CERTIFICATION
8:00am-5:00pm 8 CEU
Dentist = $595.00
Hygienist = $495.00
Hands-On Surgical Extraction Techniques and
In-Office Oral Surgery Procedures for the General Dentists.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Pricing for Event
Day Pass Includes:
Breakfast , Lunch , Parking,
Wine and Cheese Social
Included Free with Any Day Pass
Must provide own Patient,
Medical Insurance Billing for Dentistry
This course consists of lectures and hand-on training on porcupine or pig mandibles.
By the end of the course doctors will be able to:
● Understand and apply non-surgical and surgical techniques used in modern exodontia
● Apply minimally invasive and alveolar ridge-protecting extractions
in the general dental practice
● Manage common complications associated with tooth extractions
● Analyse and evalute surgical difficulty and manage risk assessment in medically
compromised patients who need tooth extractions
● Perform current simple concepts and principles of GBR,
including socket preservation, as related
to preimplantological extractions
● Perform other frequent and common oral
surgery procedures in the general dental practice
● Understand and avoid legal issues associated
with oral surgery by careful case selection
and informed patient consent Time line:
8:15-9:00 Lecture: Introduction to surgical and minimal invasive extraction
techniques in modern exodontia
9:00-10:15 Key note Lecture : Etiology and Management of complications
in Exodontia, Management and risk assesment of medically
compromised patients in the general dental office
10:15-10:45 Coffee break
10:45-11:15 Lecture: Simple concepts of bone grafting and socket
preservation in the dental practice
11:15-12:30 Hand on: Non-surgical/ surgical and minimal invasive
extraction techniques, management of an extraction socket
12:30-1:30 Lunch break
1:30-2:30 Lecture: Flap designs, Suture materials & techniques,
frequent minor oral surgery procedure in the general dental practice
3:00-4:30 Hands – on: Flap designs, Suture techniques and minor oral surgery procedures
(Bone defect management, Frenectomy, Alveoloplasty etc...)
4:30-5:00 Q&A , Tips and Tricks
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
At the end there will be a “Hands on Workshop” on how to complete the current
dental claim form.
This program meets the standards for curriculum guidelines in dental education for
The course is under direction of Thomas G. Wiedemann, MD, DDS, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor, full-time faculty member and Assistant Director for Advanced Programs in Oral Surgery / Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland at New York University, College of Dentistry, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
Dr. Wiedemann´s career consists of more than 25 years of surgical and educational experience in an academic setting and successfully operating a private practice providing the full spectrum of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Implant Dentistry.
He has special interests in dental emergency care, pain management, minimal invasive surgical strategies and techniques of the full scope of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He has acquired extensive expertise in implant surgery with multiple systems since 1995. He is very well versed in innovative concepts of alveolar ridge augmentation and reconstruction (intra- and extraoral autogenous donor bone grafts), maxillary sinus graft surgery, bone and tissue regeneration, CBCT guided- and piezo-surgery.
He is a Fellow of the European Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (EBOMFS) and has Diplomate status in the International congress of oral implantologists (ICOI).