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TREATMENT PLANNING & RESTORING THE EDENTULOUS PATIENT

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ROE Dental Laboratory

7165 East Pleasant Valley Road

Independence, OH 44131

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Light fare & refreshments 5:30 - 6:00

Lecture 6:00 - 8:00

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A didactic overview of the theory and criteria necessary for the dental team to decide when and how to restore the edentulous arch with a fixed detachable, overdenture bar, or overdenture stud prostheses. The attendee will learn what information is necessary for treatment planning, how to communicate this with dental partners, why to choose patient specific certain treatment modalities and which attachment systems are best for each clinical indication.

Treatment options covered will be Precision Angled Screw Channels, Overdenture Bars, such as Hader, Plunger Loc, Sagix, and Locator as well as Overdenture Studs, such as RT-x, Clix, Locator, O-Rings, and Magnets. Also discussed in detail will be the new revolutionary FT-x fixed option that does not utilize screws or cement. The attendee will learn which restorative option is best for the patient as well as technical information, troubleshooting, and pitfalls to avoid.

How, where, when, and why different treatment options are chosen for the edentulous patient. Treatment options covered will be Fixed Detachable--with both Titanium and Ceramic Suprastructures, Fixed Detachable with Precision Angled Screw Channels, Fixed Removable, and the new revolutionary FT-x fixed option that does not utilize screws or cement. The attendee will learn which restorative option is best for the patient as well as technical information, troubleshooting, and pitfalls to avoid.

Bio: Mr. Chris Bormes

Chris Bormes graduated from Gonzaga University prior to attending the Dental Laboratory Technology program at City College of San Francisco. Chris has earned both ICOI Fellowship and Mastership in Dental Technology; is a candidate for CDT in Complete Dentures; designed multiple attachments and restorative components; and wrote the PREAT Corporation Technical Manual. Chris has lectured both nationally and internationally and is recognized as an expert in attachments and implantology. Chris joined PREAT Corporation in 1997 and was named President in 2010.

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