About This Course

best extraction site bone grafting course bethesda oral surgeonAdequate bone architecture is critical for correct implant positioning and longevity. Following tooth extraction, clinicians must pay close attention to the condition of the alveolus and consider site graft to augment missing bone or preserve it for delayed implant placement. Extraction site grafting is indicated in the following clinical circumstances:

  1. Traumatic tooth extraction with loss of bone
  2. Existing periodontal disease or abscess
  3. Plan for significant delayed placement of implants
  4. Maxillary anterior teeth

The purpose of this course is to provide participants with the knowledge based necessary for extraction site grafting for augmentation and preservation of the alveolus. Step-by-step surgical techniques are presented along with review of all grafting materials, instrumentation, and approaches. Participants will learn soft tissue management in both aesthetic and non-aesthetic regions. In-additional, participants will learn how to prevent  complications and failures associated with sinus augmentation and management principles if they occur.

Course Objectives:

  • Diagnosis and treatment planning for  extraction site bone grafting
  • Understand various grafting materials
  • Manage soft tissue for ideal flap design
  • Learn application of growth factors to enhance bone healing
  • Understand and manage complications associated with extraction site grafting

Course Agenda:

  • Diagnosis and planning
  • Bone grafting materials
  • Application of PDGF in extraction site grafting
  • Soft tissue management
  • Post-op care
  • Managing complications


Course Details

beginner surgical dental implant courseDate:
June 25, 2016

Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Presented by:
H. Ryan Kazemi, DMD

Course Location:
The Forum
4825 Bethesda Avenue, Suite 302
Bethesda, MD 20814


[Early Bird Registration Before June 5, 2016: $495]

CE Credits:
8 Credit Hours (AGD PACE Approve Provider)

Cancellation Policy:
$250 fee for any cancellations made at least 3 months before the date of the course. Any cancellations less than 3 months before the course date are non-refundable.

About The Speaker

Freed_16073_110043 copyDr. H. Ryan Kazemi is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He received his dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 1990. Following a one-year internship at the Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, he pursued surgical training at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC, where he received his certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Kazemi has practiced in Bethesda, Maryland, since 1997, providing a full spectrum of oral and maxillofacial surgery procedures with emphasis on extractions, dental implants, bone grafting, and corrective jaw surgery.

Dr. Kazemi is a diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and an active member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academy of Osseointegration, American Dental Association and Entrepreneur Organization.

He has served as the founder and president of several dental and implant study clubs in the Washington DC area. Dr. Kazemi has published and lectured extensively on dental implants, bone grafting, and practice management. His newsletter, To-The-Point, is read by more than 2,000 dentists every month. Dr. Kazemi is also a contributor to DentalXP, an online global educational site for dentists. He has also lectured for their annual symposium and contributes articles, educational videos, and articles to the site. Additionally, he is a regular contributor to Vumedi, an online educational site for doctors.

Dr. Kazemi is the oral and maxillofacial surgeon and dentist for D.C. United, the major soccer league team in Washington, DC, and the US national soccer team for the care of their athletes. He is a passionate triathlete having completed more than 150 races, including five Ironman competitions. Board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon:

  • Board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon
  • Surgical training at the Washington Hospital Center
  • Chief resident at the Washington Hospital Center
  • Graduate of University of Pennsylvania
  • Author: books, articles, and blogs
  • Teacher, practice coach, and lecturer


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