Note: Limited to 24 people
This seminar and hands-on program is designed to provide participants with a review of critical concepts
from pre-treatment evaluation to postoperative complications and their management.
**Hands-On skill sessions** focus on surgical techniques that are adaptable to a wide variety of clinical scenarios.
· Medical, surgical and psychological risk assessment
· Antibiotic stewardship
· Flap design and soft tissue management
· Difficult extractions and adjunctive procedures
· Principles of biopsy, oral cancer review
· Approaches to wound closure
· Suturing techniques
· Preprosthetic procedures
Hands-on sessions will focus on
§ Flap development
§ Dentoalveolar procedures
Date: Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Time: 9 AM – 3:30 PM [Complimentary LUNCH provided]
Credits: 6 CEU’s [AGD Code: # 310]
Tuition: $395.00 Dentists / Staff: $195.00
Location: DSI: Fairfield, NJ
Instructor: Dr. Hillel Ephros (Hilly) is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and St. George’s University School of Medicine. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and served as an Examiner for that Board from 2003-9. He chairs the Department of Dentistry at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson, NJ and directs the residency program in oral & maxillofacial surgery sponsored by St. Joseph’s in affiliation with New York Medical College where he is a member of the faculty. Dr. Ephros also has adjunct faculty appointments at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine and Rutgers. He has published in the scientific literature, authored textbook chapters and received awards for teaching including the Archbishop John J. Meyers Outstanding Educator Award in 2003 at Seton Hall University. Dr. Ephros serves as a member of the oral cancer workgroup of the New Jersey task force on the prevention and control of cancer and is the current Chairman of the Oral Cancer Consortium.