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Continuum 1: Two-day Surgical Hands-on Lab + 8 Hour Online; January 24-25, 2020 Houston (Katy), TX

April 23, 2019 3:00 pm Published by


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Continuum 1: 2-day Surgical Hands-on Lab + 8 hour online self-paced instruction

This Continuum includes: advanced armamentarium review; surgical extractions and management of complications including sinus bleeding, infection and nerve considerations, ridge preservation; hands-on activities using models and pig jaws.

In this course you will enjoy 2 days of intensive dental surgical training from Dr Koerner and Dr Roberts. The subjects to be covered include: 

  • Patient Evaluations
  • Surgical Extractions
  • Periotome Bur / Luxator ‘system’ for root removal
  • Managing Third Molar Impactions
  • What to do when complications occur
  • Maxilliary Sinus
    • Precautions
    • Medications
    • Preventing and Treating Perforations
    • Getting Roots out of the Sinus
    • Tuberosity Fractures
  • Infection Control
  • Nerve Injury Avoidance
  • Managing Nerve Injuries
  • Bone Grafting Techniques for Socket Preservation
  • Oral Sedation
  • Medical Emergencies
  • When to Refer

In the labs, you will use models and pigs jaws for supervised hands-on experience in:

  • Flaps and suturing
    • Envelope flap
    • Triangular flap
    • Trapezoidal flap
    • Periosteal release
    • Suturing from one side of the ridge to the other
    • Continuous-lock suture
    • X-suture, horizontal and cross-horizontal mattress
    • Inverse suture
    • Reverse interrupted suture
  • Incision and drainage
  • Molar, pre-molar and third molar extractions
  • How to manage broken roots
  • Extractions near sinuses
  • Excision of diseased tissue
  • Proper use of extraction tools
  • Excisional biopsy
  • Lower molar with root breaking
  • Upper molar with root breaking on the edge of the sinus
  • 5 different types of third molar impactions
    • Lower mesioangular with root breaking
    • Lower horizontal
    • Lower distoangular with root breaking
    • Upper vertical
    • Upper mesioangular with root breaking
  • Multiple extractions (lower anterior) with root breaking
  • Frenectomy, canine eminence reduction, alveoplasty and alveolectomy

You will be prepared to take full advantage of the course using the Koerner Center’s on-line courses that will prepare you to engage effectively with the appliance and pigs jaw exercises.  


This course is presented with the support of an unrestricted grant from Dental Health Products Inc.


Additional Information



CE Hours



Live Seminar/Lab, Online


Venue / Hotels



Dental Health Products, Inc.

310 Mason Creek Drive Suite 100

Katy TX  77450


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