FCE1: Restorative Needs and Options the Periodontist Needs to Know - Annual Meeting 2019

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FCE1: Restorative Needs and Options the Periodontist Needs to Know

November 3, 2019 @ 10:45 am - 12:15 pm


Stephen F. Balshi

Graziano D. Giglio


Thiago Morelli

Dr. Graziano D. Giglio will speak from 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.
Stephen F. Balshi will speak from 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.


1.5 CE

Dental implant procedures should be prosthetically driven. The ability of the periodontist to place a fixed provisional restoration at the time of surgery results in optimal soft tissue esthetics, improved patient care, and fewer coordinated visits with the restorative dentist. With intra-oral scanning and laboratory CAD/CAM technology, it is possible to design a virtual implant treatment plan that is dictated not just by the bone and soft tissue, but also by the restoration. This course will review different digital workflows that includes intra-oral scanning and laboratory technology to aid the periodontist in developing a successful virtual implant planning. In addition, it will cover provisionalization for both immediate loading and delayed loading scenarios.


Educational Objectives:

  • Illustrate how the use of an intra-oral scanner can provide the dental laboratory the necessary data to generate provisional restorations prior to implant placement.
  • Review treatment options and techniques for fixed provisionalization during implant therapy.
  • Discuss the various restoration options for full-arch implant rehabilitations, including material selection, type of prosthesis, and relative cost to one another.
  • Discuss fixed provisionalization for both immediate implant loading and delayed implant loading.


November 3, 2019
10:45 am - 12:15 pm
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