Advanced Education in Esthetic Implant Dentistry


Sat - Wed, Sep 10 to Oct 5, 8:00am - 4:00pm


Hybrid - Virtual on Zoom and Hands-On Sessions in Vietnam

The Advanced Education Program in Esthetic Implant Dentistry is a multi-session hybrid continuing education course consisting of three virtual Saturday sessions and two days of hands-on instuction on-site in Vietnam.

Course Agenda (Virtual Sessions)

Saturday, September 10th - "Complete Smile Makeover"

  • 8:00am - 9:30am: "Soft Tissue Consideration Around the Dental Implant" - Dr. Luca Gobbato
  • 9:45am - 11:00am: "Management of Damaged Extration Sites" - Dr. Gustavo Avila-Ortiz

Saturday, September 17th - "Smile Rejuvenation"

  • 8:00am - 9:30am: "Advanced Periodontal and Implant Surgical Techniques" - Dr. Giulio Rasperini
  • 9:45am - 11:00am: "Excellence in Digital Smile" - Dr. Gianluca Paniz

Saturday, September 24th - "The Myths and Realities of Immediate Dentistry"

  • 8:00am - 9:30am: "Immediate Loading: State of the Art" - Dr. Tiziano Testori
  • 9:45am - 11:00am: "Recipes for Esthetic Maxillary Anterior Implants" - Dr. John Chang

Course Agenda (In-Person Sessions)

Tuesday, October 4th - "Periodontal Soft Tissue Reconstruction for Optimizing Esthetic Implant Restoration"

  • 9:00am - 10:15am: "Reconstructive Periodontal Plastic Surgery" - Dr. David M. Kim
  • 10:45am - 12:00pm: "Esthetic Crown Lengthening" - Dr. Jerry Lin
  • 1:00pm - 4:00pm: "Hands-On Workshop: Soft Tissue Augmentation around Teeth and Implants" - Dr. David M. Kim, Dr. Jerry Lin, and Dr. Wahn Khang

Wednesday, October 5th - "Vertical Bone Builders"

  • 9:00am - 10:15am: "How Much Vertical Bone Can We Gain?" - Dr. Jerry Lin
  • 10:45am - 12:00pm: "Clinical Dilemma: Short Implants or Sinus Augmentation" - Dr. Wahn Khang
  • 1:00pm - 4:00pm: "Hands-On Workshop: Sinus Augmentation" - Dr. David M. Kim, Dr. Jerry Lin, and Dr. Wahn Khang

Tuition: Please contact Dr. David M. Kim at for questions about tuition and registration
Course Prerequisites: None
Conflict of Interest: None reported by speakers
Contact: Dr. David M. Kim at

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation 14 days before the course will be eligible for full refund. No refund will be made within 14 days of the course initiation date. 

Note: The hands-on portion of this course takes place internationally in Vietnam. This course awards a course completion certificate, and no ADA CERP credit hours.