Implant Dentistry with Case Acceptance Chips: Extractions and Socket Grafting for the GP
with Dr. Karl Koerner
1 credit CE — AGD code 690 Implants
- Modern ways to quickly and easily remove teeth without sacrificing facial bone.
- Which instruments are most effective and how to use them.
- How to obtain “better” soft tissue closure than just leaving it open as wide as the tooth, regardless of the membrane.
- Which barrier membranes are more predictable than run-of-the-mill collagens to allow time for “osteoid” bone to form.
Meet Your Instructor
Dr. Karl Koerner
Dr. Koerner has presented hundreds of didactic and participation oral surgery courses to general dentists in the U.S. and abroad. He has been an Associate Professor and is now an Adjunct Professor at Roseman College of Dental Medicine (Roseman University of Health Sciences) in Utah.
Dr. Koerner is the author of many articles on various aspects of oral surgery for the general dentist and has authored or co-authored four books on oral surgery. In addition, he has made several surgery DVDs with Dr. Gordon Christensen. He is a past president of the Utah Dental Association and Utah Academy of General Dentistry. Though not an oral surgeon, Dr. Koerner received surgery training in the U.S. Army and in his Utah general practice performed only oral surgery for over 20 years. He was given the National AGD’s Weclew Award for contributions to general dentistry and dental education.