Toronto Implant Academy | October 19, 2018
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October 19, 2018

FRIDAY October 19, 2018

Registration: 8:00am – 8:30am | Lecture: 8:30am – 12:30pm

4 CE Points



Updates on Bone Augmentation for Implants

Bone Augmentation in preparation for future implant placement is an important aspect of one’s implant practice. This lecture will discuss newer techniques in guided bone regeneration to regrow bone for predictable future implant placement.

Dr. Allen Aptekar, B.Sc., DMD

Dr. Allen Aptekar, B.Sc., DMD studied at the University of Toronto, earning his Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. He received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree with distinction at the University of Saskatchewan College of Dentistry. Dr. Aptekar then completed a one-year hospital residency at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center and the University of Toronto. He has authored and co-authored several articles in refereed professional dental journals, and is a lecturer in dental implant procedures for dentists and denturists. He practices in

Sponsored by:Orthodent

A Triple Win utilizing Lasers in Dentistry!

This lecture will share why you do not want to live without one. Make your chairside time so much more relaxed with predictable results and your patients will be thrilled! Many applications will be shared making Dentistry more fun and gentle than ever!

Dr. Dana Colson

Dr. Dana Colson practices wellness-based dentistry in midtown Toronto. She graduated from the University of Toronto in 1977. Dana holds accreditation in several professional organizations, including the ODA/CDA, AACD, IAOMT and HAPA. She is also a graduate of both the Pankey Institute in Florida and a Mentor at the Kois Center in Seattle. She recently graduated from Rotman Business School, U of Toronto with a global MBA and an eMBA from St. Gallen in Switzerland in 2016 while practicing Dentistry. Dr. Colson has recently authored the book Your Mouth: The Gateway to a Healthier You. Dana has lectured extensively in Canada and internationally on general and cosmetic dentistry, integrating her unique wellness-based approach.

Sponsored by: Biolase

So you want to take out Wisdom Teeth? Ok, I’ll teach you!

This lecture focuses on Wisdom Teeth extraction to help GPs to perform more of their own surgeries. Join Dr. Gaum and Dr. Gordon for an informative, fun presentation.

Dr. Lawrence Gaum

Dr. Lawrence Gaum is an oral surgeon who maintains a private practice in Mississauga, Ontario. He practiced general dentistry for five years before taking his specialty training in Anaesthesia and Oral Surgery. He is a former Associate in Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, and University of Toronto where he taught for over 25 years. He has lectured extensively worldwide, teaching his fellow colleagues a practical approach to oral surgery. He has been published in major dental and medical journals, has published a text book on oral surgery, now in its 2nd edition, and has released a surgical DVD for the General Dentist titled: “Oral Surgical Videos for the General Dentist”. He is a member of several dental associations in North America and Europe. He is the Director of the Oral Surgery Academy for General Dentists.

Dr. Carly Gordon

Dr. Carly Gordon received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Toronto. Her academic accomplishments are diverse and she has won many awards in her field. Dr Gordon is committed to enhancing her knowledge and skills through continuing education courses. She practices a broad range of dentistry which includes certification in IV sedation, implants and Invisalign. She completed a fellowship in Oral Surgery and is an instructor and lecturer for an accredited course on Oral Surgery. She also is a clinical instructor in the department of restorative dentistry at the University of Toronto.

Sponsored by: BioHorizons