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[POSTPONED] Continuum 1: Two-day Surgical Hands-on Lab + 8 Hour Online; (NEW DATE: July 17-18, 2020 – Plano, TX)

April 23, 2019 3:05 pm Published by


*Note: This course has been postponed due to COVID-19. We will send an update on the rescheduled dates.

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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.

Additional Information



CE Hours



Live Seminar/Lab, Online




Forte Dental Implant Center
424 Maplelawn Drive, Suite A
Plano, Texas 75075

*Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.


Staybridge Suites: Plano – Richardson Area
301 Silverglen Drive
Plano, Texas 75075

Within walking distance to the venue.

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