Innovations in Implant Retained Dentures

- Presented by Straumann Group in association with Crane Dental Lab

This is an introductory course for implant retained dentures. We will review the
principles behind different kinds of implant abutments and housing systems related
to removable implant dentures. We will use a “Locator-like” system, a housing and
abutment system that utilizes PEEK liners instead of soft nylon liners, as reference. We
will also discuss the pros and cons of systems on the market.


The goal of the course is to show the audience the principles of implant retained
removable dentures and the many options out there that are best suited for their


• Learn what implant retained removable dentures are
• Provide overview of various options for removable dentures and full arch restorations
• Principles of choosing the proper system

• Evaluate and repair removable dentures
• How to process “snap on” style removable dentures

Event At A Glance

  • Date

    Thursday, November 17, 2022

  • Time

    6:00 - 6:30 PM
    6:30 - 8:30 PM

  • Location

    Crane Dental Laboratory
    3515 Buffalo Rd
    Rochester, NY 14624

  • Tuition

    $25.00 payable to Straumann

  • Credits

    2.0 CE Hours

  • Speaker

    Casey Pichany, Territory Manager

  • AGD Code


Dental Support Community Events

- Presented by the Fourth District Dental Society

Thank you for your interest in sponsoring a Fourth District event. Whether you are looking to target a large or small audience, or both, we have options for you. We look forward to working with you!

  • February 3

    CE "Patients and their Dental Care: Behind the Scenes" Latham, NY (together with the 3rd district)

  • March 3

    CE "Predictable, Profitable Restorative & Aesthetic Procedures" Clifton Park, NY (together with the 3rd district)

  • March 31

    CE "Diagnosis of Peri-Implant Disease and Treatment Considerations" Clifton Park, NY (together with the 3rd district)

  • May 11 & 12

    SDC with Dr. Harold Crossley, Dr. Len Tau, Dr. Arnold Weiss & Dr. Richard Madow - Saratoga Springs, NY

  • June 1 & 2

    State Meeting in Saratoga Springs...lots of ways to participate!

  • September 22

    CE "Finding People that Fit"

  • Fall 2023

    New Dentist Event, TBD
    Women's Dentist Event, TBD