Presented virtually via BlueJeans
Many thanks to Dr. Rodrigo Neiva and the Department of Periodontics for bringing world class speakers to Penn Dental Medicine to share their knowledge and expertise for the last 4 ½ months. We are happy to announce Dr. Rodrigo Neiva presents the Chair’s Lecture Series will continue through the academic year. Beginning August 1, the lectures will remain FREE to viewers, however should you choose to receive continuing education credit going forward, a modest per credit fee will be assessed.
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm; This virtual lecture will begin promptly at 6:00 pm via BlueJeans.
Registration: FREE to view (does not include continuing education credits); Registration is still required.
CE Credits: 2.0 lecture credits
To receive continuing education credits:
Penn Dental Medicine Alumni, $37.50
Periodontal prosthesis is defined as those restorative and prosthetic endeavors that are absolutely essential in the treatment of advanced periodontal disease.
Whereas specifically it refers to the treatment of the dentition mutilated by the ravages of periodontal disease, in general its concepts, principles, and techniques may be employed in any restorative or tooth replacement service involving the natural dentition or dental implants.
The presentation will evaluate the tremendous changes occurred in periodontal prosthesis as a result of introducing dental implants in treating patients with advance periodontal disease or missing teeth:
Dumitru Gogarnoiu D.M.D., studied Stomatology at the Institute of Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest Romania, in 1981, Dr. Gogarnoiu came to the US and served as a dental technician to the world renowned dental implantalogist Dr. Leonard Linkow in New York. Dr. Gogarnoiu was accepted in the DMD program at University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 1985.
After graduating in 1989, he entered in the Periodontal Prosthesis program under Morton Amsterdam and Arnold Weisgold. Since 1992, he has maintained different academic positions including the Co-Director of the Periodontal Prosthesis program at University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
Dr. Gogarnoiu was the Director of the prestigious “Amsterdam Award” committee. He also received numerous awards:
Dr. Gogarnoiu lectures internationally on the topics on Periodontal Prosthesis and Dental Implants and has published in peer reviewed dental journals. Dr. Gogarnoiu has been granted numerous utility patents in the US and Europe related to dental implants.
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University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine designates this activity for 2.0 continuing education credits.