CDE: [Excellence in Restorative Dentistry Lecture Series] – Biomimetic Dentistry: An Update

Feb, 2020
12:00 PM-01:00 PM

Penn Dental Medicine
William W.M. Cheung Auditorium

Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm | Lunch provided
Cost: Free; Registration is required for CE credit.
CE Credits: 1.0 lecture credits


Dr. Pressner’s lecture will include an introduction to Biomimetic Dentistry, literature Review Summary, review of case Studies in Biomimetic Dentistry, and a look at treatments of Fractured Teeth.

Educational Objectives

  • Definition of Biomimetic Dentistry
  • Advantages of Biomimetic Dentistry
  • Benefits of Utilizing Polyethylene Fiber in Biomimetic Restorations
  • Treatment Planning, discussing advantages and disadvantages of multiple treatment options.


Saul Pressner, DMD, FAGD
Secretary of the American Friends of DVI

Saul Pressner, DMD, FAGD is a graduate of Penn Dental Medicine. After Penn, he completed a two year Family Dentistry Residency at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine in Farmington. Dr. Pressner is Immediate Past President of the Academy of Biomimetic Dentistry and is considered a key opinion leader in this emerging field.

Dr. Pressner is a member of the Dean’s Council of Penn Dental Medicine and is Secretary of the American Friends of DVI, a free dental clinic that treats the indigent population of Jerusalem. He volunteers in the clinic several times per year and loves giving back to the profession in this way.

University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine designates this activity for 1.0 continuing education credits.