Episode 13: Post Extraction Bone Loss

About This Course

You will earn 0.75 hours of CE.

Dr. Alex Volchonok will present his work on horizontal and vertical bone ridge dimensional changes in immediate implant placement in a way that is relevant to your practice. He’ll discuss why there is bone loss after extraction. You’ll learn techniques for preserving bone. In this course, you will take a quiz per each episode of the dental digest podcast and then obtain CE credit. To read more about our refund/cancellation policy click here. To contact us click here. We have no commercial support to declare. No prior skill/level required. AGD Subject Code: 690

CE Objectives

  • Understand why bone is lost after an extraction and measures that can be performed to preserve bone
  • Develop an awareness for the anatomy and physiology of the alveolar ridge
  • Learn of techniques to achieve a more esthetic outcome with anterior implants 

About the Speaker

Dr. Alex Volchonok is a dual Ivy-League trained Board-Certified Periodontist and Oral Implantologist with advanced training in minimally-invasive surgical and laser periodontal therapy procedures. He also is the founder and director of the NYC Interdisciplinary Study Club and lectures other dentists and surgeons throughout the country. To learn more about Dr. Volchonok click here.

Teaching Method: Self-Paced/Audio/Web Mediated
Conflict of Interest Statement: Neither Dr. Fadi Hasan, Dr. Abhishek Patel or Dr. Alex Volchonok have any financial conflicts of interest to disclose.

Lesson Length: 45 min
CE credit: 0.75 hour (self-instruction)
Release Date: 12/21/20
Review Date: 12/21/20
Expiration/Availability Date: 12/21/23

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