Dr. Lee Silverstein Periodontics Marietta, GA
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  • Private practice: periodontics
  • Associate Clinical Professor of Periodontics, The Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University
  • Author and contributor to several textbooks

Thursday Courses
Tooth in a Day: Everything the Restorative Dentist Needs to Know From Who is a Candidate to How to Sell the Case to the Essential Facial Analysis
Time: 8 - 11 AM
Room: GWCC,
Type: General    Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $0.00  Other Fee: $0.00

THIS COURSE HOW TO INCORPORATE AND PERFORM TOOTH IN A DAY (TIAD) CASES AS A ROUTINE DENTAL SERVICE OFFERING. THIS COURSE WILL DISCUSS WHAT TIAD MEANS, WHO IS A CANDIDATE, HOW TO DETERMINE IF THE PATIENT IS A CANDIDATE, HOW TO SELL THE CASE BY HELPING THE PATIENT FINANCE THE CASE, HOW PERFORM THE CRITICAL FACIAL ANALYSIS AND THE DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES THE RESTORATIVE MUST DO TO GIVE THE LAB THE MATERIALS THEY NEED TO MAKE THE SURGEON AND THE RESTORATIVE TEAM ALL THE COMPONENTS NEEDED TO PROPERLY DELIVER A TIAD CASE.

How to Perform the Restorative Procedure to Deliver the Tooth-in-a-Day Prostheses
Time: 12 - 3 PM
Room: GWCC,
Type: Participation    Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $0.00  Other Fee: $0.00

THIS HANDS -ON COURSE WILL GO THROUGH THE STEPS AND DETAIL THE MATERIALS THE RESTORATIVE TEAM WILL NEED AND USE TO DELIVER THE TOOTH IN A DAY CASES FROM THE PICK UP IMPRESSION IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING IMPLANT PLACEMENT AND SUTURING TO THE DELIVERING OF THE FINAL PROSTHESES LATER THAT DAY. THE PATIENT POST OP CARE AND A DISCUSSION ABOUT OCCLUSION WILL ALSO BE PRESENTED.

Friday Courses
Atraumatic Extraction and Socket Grafting for the General Practitioner
Time: 8 - 11 AM
Room: Omni,
Type: Participation    Handouts: No
Dentist Fee: $0.00  Other Fee: $0.00

This hands-on course will make it easy to remove teeth while saving the bony socket. Learn how to use regenerative barriers in a cost effective and user-friendly way. This course will show attendees the how, when and why of socket grafting in a trademarked, easy-to-understand fashion.

Suturing for the General Practitioner and Surgical Staff
Time: 1 - 4 PM
Room: GWCC,
Type: Participation    Handouts: No
Dentist Fee: $0.00  Other Fee: $0.00

This intense, yet fun, hands-on course makes suturing and socket grafting easy with discussions on materials, needles, techniques and surgical knots. It also shows the how, when and why of suturing for specific clinical procedures and the placement of regenerative barriers. This course is a must for all members of the surgical team.

Saturday Courses
Basic Dental Implant Fixture Placement in Pig Jaws
Time: 8 - 11 AM
Room: GWCC,
Type: Participation    Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $375.00  Other Fee: $375.00

Experience how to place an immediate dental implant fixture following the atraumatic removal of a tooth. This user-friendly, hands-on course will help the dental team become comfortable using a dental implant motor and dental implant surgical placement kit. See how the dentist and assistant must work together to place dental implants in edentulous sites without adjacent teeth to help determine the proper angulation.


Registering for the Hinman Dental Meeting is required to attend ALL courses and Special Events.
Course type description:
General = No additional fee (registration required for these courses – we no longer accept walk-ups)
Registered, Interactive, Participation and Special Events = Fee courses