Episode 18: Osseodensification Explained


About This Course

You will earn 0.75 hours of CE.

Dr. Fadi Hasan will discuss Osseodensification. Dr. Hasan and his colleagues wrote an article entitled “Alveolar Ridge Expansion by Osseodensification-Mediated Plastic Deformation and Compaction Autografting: A Multicenter Retrospective Study.” In this lesson he’ll discuss how “Osseodensification preserves bone bulk, facilitates compaction autografting, and deforms trabecular bone in an outward strain, which results in alveolar ridge plastic expansion.” Note: We have no financial relationship or vested interest in Versah to disclose. 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 the fundamentals of periodontal guided tissue regeneration
  • Understand why bone is lost after an extraction and measures that can be performed to preserve bone
  • Learn what osseodensification burs are capable of accomplishing
  • Develop an awareness for the anatomy and physiology of the alveolar ridge

About the Speakers

Dr. Fadi Hasan obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from The University of Colorado, School of Dentistry in 2011. Afterwards, he completed a 3-year surgical residency in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry at the Virginia Commonwealth University in 2015. He is also a member of the Academy of Osseointegration. To learn more about Dr. Hasan click here.

Teaching Method: Self-Paced/Audio/Web Mediated
Conflict of Interest Statement: Dr. Fadi Hasan has no financial conflicts of interest to disclose.

Lesson Length: 60 min
CE credit: 1 hour (self-instruction)
Release Date: 12/21/20
Review Date: 12/21/20
Expiration/Availability Date: 12/21/23

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