Attend the Glidewell Symposium for two days of clinical and business education in implant dentistry.



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

  • Discover cutting-edge clinical techniques for your implant cases.
  • Acquire new surgical skills to treat more patients in your practice.
  • Gain insights from experts in implant dentistry.
  • Explore the latest clinical and business techniques to excel in implant surgery.
  • Tour the world’s largest and most innovative dental laboratory.
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“The implant symposium had great content, with amazing speakers sharing insights on the latest advancements in clinical dentistry and how to put them to use in your practice. The tour of the Glidewell campus was an incredible experience. It was mind-blowing to see how much digital technology is transforming the dental field.”

Leif Löberg, DDS

Laguna Hills, California

or call 866-791-9539



Friday, March 24, 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 surgical implant skills to the next level. Using a concise, powerful format, these inspiring and practical presentations will focus on the surgical phase of implant dentistry. The curriculum is crafted to provide fresh information for clinicians at any stage of their careers — from dentists just starting out placing implants to those experienced in implant surgery.

Welcome Remarks

8:30–8:45 a.m.

Neil Park, DMD | Jim Glidewell, CDT | Stephenie Goddard, M.S.

Developing a Surgical Treatment Plan

8:45–9:30 a.m.​

Timothy F. Kosinski, DDS, MAGD

Learn how to evaluate patients to determine the optimal approach to implant surgery.

Site Preparation: Ensuring Adequate Hard and Soft Tissue

9:30–10:30 a.m.​

Keynote Speaker: Randolph R. Resnik, DMD, M.S.

Bone grafting is essential to a predictable outcome in a majority of implant cases. Understand the full range of grafting procedures, from socket regeneration to ridge augmentation.

Freehand vs. Guided Surgery

11:00–11:30 a.m.​

Taylor Manalili, DDS

Learn how to determine the best method for implant placement based on the specifics of each case.

Immediate Implant Placement

11:30–12:00 p.m.

Jack A. Hahn, DDS

Understand the indications for immediate implant placement after tooth extraction.
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Q&A: Panel Discussion

12:00–12:30 p.m.​

Presenters: All Morning Speakers

Getting Patients to Say Yes

2:15–2:45 p.m.​

Roger P. Levin, DDS

Learn effective communication strategies to help patients choose the treatment they want.

Surgical Considerations for Overdentures

2:45–3:15 p.m.​

Raymond Choi, DDS, M.S.

Understand overdenture options, including the number and position of implants and types of attachments.

Guided Surgery and Immediate Provisionalization in the Full Arch

3:45–4:30 p.m.​

Paresh B. Patel, DDS

Discover the guided surgical approach to full-arch implant placement and immediate provisionalization.
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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, March 25, 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 surgical skills, or Dr. Randolph Resnik’s comprehensive presentation on the sinus grafting procedure.

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

Socket Preservation

8:30–11:30 a.m.

Timothy F. Kosinski, DDS, MAGD

In this hands-on session, learn the principles of socket regeneration, including bone grafting and suturing techniques.

Guided Surgery from Start to Finish


8:30–11:30 a.m.

Taylor Manalili, DDS

This hands-on workshop will provide a complete overview of guided surgery, from patient diagnosis to implant placement.

Full-Arch Guided Surgery and Immediate Provisionalization


8:30–11:30 a.m.

Paresh B. Patel, DDS

This session covers full-arch implant treatment with the use of bone- and tissue-supported surgical guides through hands-on exercises, including the delivery of an immediate provisional.

Should Mini-Implants Have a Place in your Implant Practice?

8:30–11:30 a.m.

Raymond Choi, DDS, M.S.

In this hands-on workshop, learn a restorative-driven approach to placing small-diameter implants to support an overdenture in as little as one appointment.

Sinus Grafting

8:30–11:30 a.m.

Randolph R. Resnik, DMD, M.S.

Gain a complete understanding of the tools, techniques and materials needed to predictably perform the sinus grafting procedure.
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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