Corporate Forum


The 16th Annual Corporate Forum will take place on Saturday, Sept. 9 in the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. The Academy extends its thanks to all participating companies for their support.

Corporate Forum participants have selected the speakers and topics for the sessions, paying all related expenses. The information and opinions presented are solely those of the speakers and sponsoring companies and do not represent the opinions of, nor constitute endorsement by the AAP. The Academy does not offer continuing education credit for the Corporate Forum; however, some companies may be ADA CERP certified.

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Saturday, Sept. 9
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

    1 - 1:45 p.m.

Innovative Management of Periodontal and Implant Conditions with Er,Cr:YSGG Laser Technology
Preety Desai, DDS, MSC
Sam Low, DDS, MS, MED
The Pursuit of Excellence with Dentium Implants
Myron Nevins, DDS
Excellent Long-Term Stability of Long-Term GBR: Why Does It Work So Well?
Daniel Buser, DDS, Prof. Dr. med. dent.
Distinguishing Peri-Implantitis and Treatment Modalities
Hector L. Sarmiento, DMD, MSc
Regeneration a Reality with the LANAP® Protocol
Raymond A. Yukna, DMD, MS
New Trends in Tissue Regeneration and Treatment Concepts that Allow Biological Advantages
Sascha A. Jovanovic, DDS, MS
Biomaterial Selection and Application with Osseodensification Protocols
Rodrigo Neiva, DDS, MS
Straumann® Small Diameter Implants: New Treatment Options for Tooth Replacement
Paul A. Fugazzotto, DDS
Guided Implant Therapy for Single-Tooth to Full-Arch Rehabilitation
Robert A. del Castillo, DMD

    1:45 - 2 p.m. BREAK

    2 - 2:45 p.m.

Advances in 3D Imaging for Implant Dentistry
Salvador Nares, DDS, MS, PhD, MBA
A Perspective on Collagen-Based Alveolar Ridge Preservation
Bryan Pope, DMD, MSD
Effective Decontamination of Implant Surfaces
Edward P. Allen, DDS, PhD
Alveolar Ridge Preservation: A Novel Approach
Veronique Benhamou, BSc, DDS
Implant Failures and Peri-Implantitis
Jon B. Suzuki, DDS, PhD, MBA
On Marginal Bone Loss Around Oral Implants
Tomas Albrektsson, MD, PhD, ODhc
Optimizing Regenerative Outcomes: Cross-Linked Collagen Scaffold and Membrane Options
Gustavo Avila-Ortiz, DDS, MS, PhD
Rodrigo Neiva, DDS, MS
The Next Evolution, Placental Tissue Products BioXclude® and BioCover® 2 in Periodontal & Dental Implant Surgery
Dan Holtzclaw, DDS, MS
Immediate Functional Implant Therapy in the Esthetic Zone
Ernesto Lee, DMD
Prosthetically Guided Bone Regeneration for Ideal Implant Placement
Michael Sonick, DMD

    2:45 - 3 p.m. BREAK

    3 - 3:45 p.m.

Digital Dentistry for Today’s Perio Practice: Improved Case Documentation, Planning and Enhanced Surgical Accuracy
Sonia Leziy, DDS
Anterior Tooth Replacement: What Matters and What Ensures Long-Term, Stable Results
Barry P. Levin, DMD
Key Factors in the Predictability of Immediate Implants After Tooth Extraction in the Anterior Maxilla
Mariano Sanz, MD, DDS
What Should We Know about Dental Lasers when Dealing with Periodontitis and Peri-Implantitis?
Hom-Lay Wang, DDS, MSD, PhD
A Retrospective of Clinical Success with the LANAP® Protocol Over the Last Five Years
Lawrence B. Gelb, DDS, FICD
Designing and Engineering to Optimize Soft and Hard Tissue Outcomes
Eric Rompen, DDS, PhD
Dental Implant System that is Simple and Predictable: Every Extraction Site is an Immediate Implant Site
Leon Chen, DMD, MS
GBR with d-PTFE Membranes – Applications and Techniques for Daily Practice
Melle Vroom, DDS, MSc
Expansion of the Zone of Attached Gingiva for Healthy Implant Abutment Interface using BioXclude® Amnion-Chorion Membrane
Nicola De Angelis, DDS, DMSc
Straumann® Pro Arch: The Conventional and the Digital Approach
Jeffrey Ganeles, DMD
A Paradigm Shift for Fixed Full-Arch, Implant-Supported Restorations
Robert del Castillo, DMD
Immediate Implant Placement in the Aesthetic Zone: New Guidelines to Prevent Complications
Monish Bhola, DDS, MSD

    3:45 - 4 p.m. BREAK

    4 - 4:45 p.m.

Tips for Success in Soft Tissue Grafting with the Tunnel Technique
Edward P. Allen, DDS, PhD
Immediate Provisionalization of the Full-Arch Implant Reconstruction
David Barack, DDS
A Periodontal Biotype Enhancing Strategy for the Patient with Challenged Anatomy
Hector Rios, DDS, PhD
Current and Future 3-D Imaging Technology in Periodontology
Bruno Azevedo, DDS, MS
Successful Treatment of Peri-Implantitis with the LAPIP™ Protocol: A Retrospective Analysis
Gary Schwarz, DDS, MSD and David Harris, PhD
Immediate Implant Placement and Provisionalization in the Esthetic Zone – Mastering the Esthetic Parameters
Joseph Kan, DDS, MS
Full Mouth Implant Reconstruction Using the 5-in-1 Technique. Where to Place Our First Implant?
Leon Chen, DMD, MS
Scientific Rationale for Incorporating Perio Protect into Your Practice
Bruce Cochrane, DDS, MS
A Novel Esthetic Implant Solution for Post-Extraction Sockets in the Anterior Maxilla
Stephen Chu, DMD
Alan M. Meltzer, DMD
Straumann® Fully Digital Work Flow – A Live Experience
Marcus Abboud, DDS
Lasso GBR: Rationale & Technique
Rodrigo Neiva, DDS, MS


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