Dental Implant Symposium







September 22–23, 2017

Kansas City, Missouri


For pricing and more information about the event, click here.


Find the complete symposium agenda here.


JOIN US for the Inaugural UMKC School of Dentistry Dental Implant Symposium where we will be exploring innovations and current concepts in Implant Dentistry!


Experience world renowned scholars in the field, including Dr. Dennis Tarnow and Dr. Stephen Chu for one exceptional educational experience.  This symposium provides the opportunity to learn from multiple ground breaking speakers in the same location.


Dr. Notis Emmanouilidis, Scientific Chairman


Dennis P. Tarnow, DDS
Immediate vs. Delayed Socket Placement: Where are we today?
September 22, 2017, 9:00am – Noon

Stephen J. Chu, DMD
Prosthodontic Strategies in Peri-implant Soft Tissue Preservation Around Implant Placed into Extraction Sockets in the Esthetic Zone
September 22, 2017 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Dr. Chu’s handouts
Dual Zone
Per-Implant Soft Tissue Thickness
Ridge Dimensional Change


Paul Fletcher, DDS
The Diagnosis and Treatment of Peri-Implant Disease: We Have a Problem
September 23, 2017, 8:00am – 9:00am

Dr. Fletcher’s handouts

Sanda Moldovan, DDS, MS, CNS
Minimally Invasive Soft Tissue Augmentation Techniques for Peri-Implant Health
September 23, 2017, 9:00am – 10:00am

Tara Aghaloo, DDS, MD, PhD
State of the Art in Managing the Edentulous Patient
September 23, 2017, 10:20am – 11:20am

Lyndon F. Cooper, DDS, PhD
Single Implants in the Esthetic Zone
September 23, 2017, 11:20am – 12:20pm

Registration open.  Register now!

Location of the symposium:
UMKC Student Union
5100 Cherry St.
4th Floor
Kansas City, MO 64110


See the conference website for pricing or more information, or contact Amy Widau, Manager of UMKC Continuing Dental Education, 816-235-2142,

Educational support provided by:


Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors