CDEWorld > Events > Updates in Clinical Dentistry - Columbia, MD

Updates in Clinical Dentistry - Columbia, MD

Columbia, MD • July 19, 2019 • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

This Event is Sold Out!
Updates in Clinical Dentistry - Columbia, MD Event Image Registration for Updates in Clinical Dentistry in Columbia, MD has been closed. You are welcome to register for the next closest Updates in Clinical Dentistry Event in Fairfax, VA on August 23rd, 2019. 

Take your CE to the next level. Join us for a premier live and local event.

Today’s foremost dental educators are coming to your area to discuss Updates in Clinical Dentistry, a comprehensive program in contemporary oral healthcare. This series of live continuing education events will feature critical and timely content, networking, and career development opportunities.

Updates in Clinical Dentistry will cover a range of vital subject areas, providing attendees with 6 live continuing education credits (plus access to 6 on-demand courses at no additional charge, worth 2 credits each, totaling 12 extra CE credits).

Check back soon for full program and registration information.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Columbia
5485 Twin Knolls Road
Columbia, MD 21045
Program Agenda
8:00 - 8:45 Registration and Breakfast
8:45 - 9:00 Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:00 - 10:00 Airway, Breathing & Clear Aligner Therapy • Diana Batoon, DMD
10:00 - 10:20 Networking Break
10:20 - 11:20 Comprehensive Care Using Direct Restorations • Payam Ataii, DMD
11:20 - 11:40 Networking Break
11:40 - 12:40 Advances in Digital Dentistry • Justin Chi, DDS, CDT
12:40 - 1:30 Lunch and Networking
1:30 - 2:30 CBCT: Integrating Extraoral Imaging in General Practice•  Cleber Silva, DDS 
2:30 - 3:30 Benefits of Dental Microscopy for General Dentists • Donato Napoletano, DMD
3:30 - 3:50 Networking Break
3:50 - 4:50 Advances in Dentures • Sia Abai, DDS, MMedSc
4:50 - 5:30 Networking and CE Certificate Pick-up
Ticket Information
For ticket information, LOG IN or SIGN UP
Speaker Information

Sia Abai, DDS
Sia Abai DDS MMedSc is a graduate of Harvard University’s Advanced Graduate Prosthodontics program with a Master’s degree in Oral Biology and Prosthodontics.  Dr. Abai received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, followed by two years of Advanced Education in General Dentistry training at the Columbia University Medical Center.  He is a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.  Dr. Abai serves as a Lecturer at the UCLA School of Dentistry’s Advanced Graduate Prosthodontics program.  His research and case reports have been published in the Journal of the American Dental Association, The American Association of Maxillofacial Prosthetics, and the New York State Dental Journal.

Payam Ataii, DMD
A graduate of Tufts School of Dental Medicine, with an externship at Harvard, Dr. Ataii is a nationally recognized speaker and key opinion leader. He maintains a private practice in Laguna Hills, California, is a member of the Align faculty, founder of the National Association of Dental Professionals, has authored numerous publications in the refereed literature, and holds three patents in dental technology. 

Diana Batoon, DMD
Dr. Diana Batoon founded Bonita Dental in Scottsdale, AZ. A graduate of Tufts University with specialized training in Dental Cosmetic from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Dr. Batoon completed a General Practice Residency at VA Hospital in Loma Linda, California and has have over 20 years experience in the dentistry field. Dr. Batoon has extensive training in Full Mouth Rehab, TMJ, Dental Implant Restorations and Sleep Medicine. She has implemented clear aligner therapy in her private practice and is an international speaker on dental sleep medicine and clear aligner therapy.

Justin Chi, DDS, CDT
Dr. Justin Chi joined Glidewell Laboratories in 2015 after graduating from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC. Prior to that, Justin received his Bachelor of Science degree in dental laboratory technology from the LSU School of Dentistry, and earned his CDT in crown and bridge in 2007. While working at E4D Technologies as a dental technician and clinical educator from 2007–2011, he aided in the development of new-user documentation, and led basic and advanced training seminars for dental professionals both locally and abroad. 

Cleber Silva, DDS
Cleber Silva, DDS attended dental school at Columbia University and post-graduate residencies at Cornell University and the University of Washington. He practiced General Dentistry for 15 years, currently has teaching appointments at Columbia University and University of Washington and was Interim Division Director of Oral Radiology at Columbia University between Fall 2016 and Spring 2019. Besides his specialty in Oral Radiology, Dr. Silva has extensive expertise in planning guided surgery as well as designing and manufacturing surgical guides. He has lectured internationally and was a speaker at multiple lectures at the 2018 and 2016 Greater New York Dental Meetings. He is currently an NIH co-Investigator and a Fellow of ICOI.

Donato Napoletano, DMD 
Donato (Dino) Napoletano, DMD is a restorative dentist at Donato Dental in Middletown, New York, where he routinely utilizes technologies such as Dental Operating Microscopes, CEREC, and multiple laser wavelengths in the diagnosis and treatment of caries and periodontal disease. He is also a technology integration consultant at Donato Dental Systems dedicated to helping dentists evaluate, select and integrate various technologies in a systematic and time-efficient manner. 

Credit Information
This program will provide attendees with 6 live continuing education credits, plus access to 6 on-demand courses (each worth 2 credits), at no additional charge, for a total of 18 CE credits.

Dental Learning Systems is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Approved PACE Program Provider, FAGD/MAGD Credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement (01/01/2017 to 12/31/2022). Provider ID# 209722.
Cancellation Policy
CE are administered on an hourly basis. Late arrivals/early departures will have their CE certificated attenuated accordingly. 

CDEWorld reserves the right to close registration when an enrollment limit is reached and to cancel, modify, or alter content or speakers for any course if circumstances necessitate such a change. If we find it necessary to cancel a course, a full refund will be granted. All attempts to contact registrants will be made as soon as possible in the event of a course cancellation. 

In the event of inclement weather (such as a snow emergency) or other extenuating circumstances, CDEWorld may be forced to cancel a course. If a course has been cancelled, we will contact participants by the phone number and/or email address provided. You may call or email our office on the day of the course if you are uncertain of a course’s status.

A full refund will be granted to those cancelling (by telephone or email) 48 or more hours in advance of the event. CDEWorld will not be held responsible for any losses due to travel arrangements made by the registrant.

Photo/Video Policy
When you attend a CDEWorld event, you enter an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur. By attending the event, you consent to interview(s), photography, audio recording, video recording and its/their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on websites, or any other purpose by CDEWorld and its affiliates and representatives. You release CDEWorld, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or sound recordings.

By attending the event, you waive all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any exhibition, streaming, web casting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such exhibiting, broadcasting, web casting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken by CDEWorld or the person or entity designated to do so by CDEWorld. You have been fully informed of your consent, waiver of liability, and release before entering the event.
18* Credits for $49! *6 live CEU & 12 self-study CEU
Registration Information
Registration  for Updates in Clinical Dentistry in Columbia, MD has been closed. You are welcome to register for the next closest Updates in Clinical Dentistry Event in Fairfax, VA on August 23rd, 2019
Learning Objectives

After viewing these presentations, attendees should be able to:
  • discuss digital workflows and the impact of technology on diagnostics and clinical outcomes
  • describe advances in removable prosthetics
  • review the impact of orthodontics on airways and sleep disorders
  • discuss material advances for restorative dentistry and their impact on longevity and esthetics
Target Audiences
This course is intended for dentists. No prerequisites needed to attend. All materials needed provided on-site.

Commercial Supporters
Miscellaneous Information
Continental breakfast, hot buffet lunch, and refreshments are included with each registration

NOTICE: Participating in Updates in Clinical Dentistry does not necessarily qualify you to integrate new techniques or procedures into your practice. Dental Learning Systems LLC, expects attendees to rely on their judgement regarding their clinical expertise and recommends further education when necessary before trying to implement any new procedure.