Examine the Restorative Aspects of Implants



Attend the Glidewell Symposium for two days of clinical and business education in the restorative phase of implant dentistry. On the first day, experience fast-paced podium presentations, and on the second day, choose from four hands-on workshops and focused lectures, for a total of nine CE hours.

  • Discover cutting-edge clinical techniques for your implant restorations.
  • Acquire new skills for achieving predictable restorative outcomes.
  • Learn the latest restorative techniques and protocols from experts in implant dentistry.
  • Explore the latest clinical and business techniques to excel in restoring implants.
  • Tour the world’s largest and most innovative dental laboratory.

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Friday, October 13, 2023

8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.


Earn 6 CE Credits

Includes complimentary breakfast and lunch, as well as a campus tour and a hosted cocktail party and dinner at Mesa Manor, home of Jim and Parvina Glidewell

Participate in a full day of fast-paced presentations designed to help take your restorative implant skills to the next level. Using a concise, powerful format, these inspiring and practical presentations will focus on techniques, technologies and procedures that can help you achieve predictable, consistent results in your practice. The curriculum is crafted to help dentists excel in the full range of implant restorations, from single-unit crowns to the full-arch implant prosthesis.

Welcome Remarks

8:30–8:45 a.m.

Jim Glidewell, CDT

Presenting Treatment Options to Patients

8:45–9:30 a.m.​

Timothy F. Kosinski, DDS, MAGD

Understand which restorative options will best serve the needs and wants of your patients.

Restorative Treatment Planning

9:30–10:00 a.m.

Taylor Manalili, DDS

Learn a systematic method for treatment planning successful implant restorations.

Cement- vs. Screw-Retained Implant Restorations

10:30–11:00 a.m.

David G. Hochberg, DDS

Understand the benefits and clinical applications of both restorative options.

Full-Arch Restorations: Acrylic vs. Zirconia

11:00–11:30 a.m.

Jack A. Hahn, DDS

Learn from an implant pioneer’s clinical experiences with two restorative materials.

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Q&A: Panel Discussion

11:30–12:00 p.m.

Presenters: All Morning Speakers

The Overdenture Option

2:00–2:30 p.m.

Amanda Sheehan, DDS

Understand when overdentures are the best option for your patient.

Why Doesn’t My Crown Fit?: A Closer Look at Digital and Conventional Impression Techniques

2:30–3:00 p.m.

Paresh B. Patel, DDS

Discover the best practices for making accurate impressions and providing clear instructions for the laboratory.

Preventing Restorative Complications

3:30–4:30 p.m.

Randolph R. Resnik, DMD, M.S.

Understand the causes and cures for common restorative complications.

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Q&A: Panel Discussion

4:30–5:00 p.m.​

Presenters: All Afternoon Speakers

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Hosted Cocktail Party and Dinner at Mesa Manor

5:30–7:30 p.m.​

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Saturday, October 14, 2023

8:30–11:30 a.m.


Earn 3 CE Credits

Includes complimentary breakfast and lunch.

Build your knowledge with the latest clinical information, tools and techniques in implant dentistry. Choose between workshops with hands-on exercises to enhance your understanding of restorative techniques and procedures, or Dr. Randolph Resnik’s comprehensive presentation on achieving optimal occlusion for implant restorations.

NOTE: Space is limited. Select your course and enroll early to reserve your seat.

Digital Impressions: How to Capture an Accurate Implant Scan

8:30–11:30 a.m.

Paresh B. Patel, DDS

In this hands-on session, discover the capabilities of intraoral scanning and techniques for obtaining accurate digital implant impressions.

Introduction to Implant Restorative Procedures

8:30–11:30 a.m.

Timothy F. Kosinski, DDS, MAGD | David G. Hochberg, DDS

This hands-on workshop will review fundamental restorative procedures along with techniques for ensuring a predictable prosthetic outcome.

The Full-Arch Implant Prosthesis from Start to Finish

8:30–11:30 a.m.

Taylor Manalili, DDS

Through a series of hands-on exercises, learn how to restore the edentulous arch with a fixed implant prosthesis, from initial impressions to delivery of the final restoration.

Overdenture Restorative Procedures

8:30–11:30 a.m.

Amanda Sheehan, DDS

This hands-on session introduces the procedures and protocols for the fabrication of implant overdentures.

Achieving Optimal Occlusion for Implant Restorations

8:30–11:30 a.m.

Randolph R. Resnik, DMD, M.S.

Discover the key considerations for creating an implant restoration design and occlusal scheme that avoids prosthetic complications.
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Glidewell Education Center designates this two-day activity for nine continuing education credits.

Glidewell Education Center
Nationally Approved PACE Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit
Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority, or AGD endorsement.
3/1/2021 to 2/29/2024.
Provider ID# 216789