Riad Almasri, DDS
Young Clinicians’ Luncheon
This lecture is designed to motivate participants to take the first step towards delivering successful full-arch immediate load esthetic prostheses for edentulous patients and those suffering with terminal dentition. The lecture also aims to empower participants with well-designed tools, proven tips and tricks for successful, fast and profitable outcomes creating the optimal treatment patient experience. Topics covered will be how to master case selection criteria, immediate full-arch prosthetic concepts and techniques, how to implement milling capability in-office, and the skills needed for treatment planning to avoid complications related to provisional and definitive esthetic restorations.
Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be able to: 1) describe the concept and technique of immediate implant loading with a fixed full-arch prosthesis; 2) discuss the advantages and disadvantages of immediate loading in this situation; and 3) explain proper case selection and treatment planning in these cases.