Continuing Education

Prosthodontic Review Course

Prosthodontic Review Course


On-site registration will open at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21. Head to New York University, College of Dentistry, 345 E. 24th St. Contact the ACP with any questions.

PRC_2019This two-day course is designed to cover the entire spectrum of contemporary prosthodontics. From an update on core concepts in fixed, removable, and implant prosthodontics to an overview of the latest developments in dental materials, digital workflows, and more, this all-new program will give you a concise and comprehensive look at current trends.

Whether you are a seasoned practitioner or getting ready to start your career, the Prosthodontic Review Course will provide a fresh perspective on the innovations that are driving the specialty forward.

At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize and apply principles of diagnosis, planning, and treatment for completely edentulous, partially edentulous, and dentate patients.
  • Discuss traditional methods and assess the evidence behind new ideas and approaches.
  • Review current clinical applications and future directions of dental materials and digital technology in patient care.

Review the brochure and plan to register on-site for an extraordinary value in continuing education.

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for practitioners who would like to stay up to date on the latest trends as well as prosthodontists who want to become board-certified, residents, and dental professionals who collaborate with prosthodontists in multidisciplinary teams.

Program Chair
Leila Jahangiri, BDS, DMD, MMSc
New York University, College of Dentistry

Thank You to Our Sponsor:



Attendee Handout (PDF) with agenda, speaker descriptions, learning objectives, and course information.

SATURDay, Sept. 21

7:00 – 7:45 a.m.
Registration & Continental Breakfast

7:45 – 8:00 a.m.
Welcome & Remarks 
Nadim Z. Baba, DMD, MSD, FACP
ACP President

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Maxillofacial Reconstruction
Lawrence E. Brecht, DDS
New York City

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Current Trends in 3D Printing for Extensive Bone Defect Regeneration
Paulo Coelho, DDS, PhD
New York University

10:00 – 10:25 a.m.
Coffee Break

10:25 – 11:25 a.m.
Implant Success
German Gallucci, DMD, PhD
Harvard University

11:25 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
A Gnathologic Approach to TMD
Richard Buck, DMD, MS, FACP
United States Air Force

12:25 – 1:35 p.m.

1:35 – 2:35 p.m.
Short Implants: Definitions, Predictability, and Indications
Hans-Peter Weber, DMD, DrMedDent
Tufts University

2:35 – 3:35 p.m.  
Cone Beam CT: Applications for Prosthodontic and Implant Treatment Planning 
Heidi Kohltfarber, DDS, MS, PhD
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

3:35 – 4:45 p.m.
Attachments for the Prosthodontic Practice
Chris Bormes, MICOI

Sponsored by: preat

4:45 – 5:00 p.m.


7:00 – 8:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 8:50 a.m.
Avoiding Disaster: Keys to Successful Dental Implant Treatment
Lyndon F. Cooper, DDS, PhD, FACP
University of Illinois at Chicago

8:50 – 9:40 a.m.
Risks and Solutions with Immediate Tooth Replacement Therapy
Stephen Chu, DMD, MSD, CDT
New York City

9:40 – 10:00 a.m.
Coffee Break

10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Maxillary Implant-Retained Overdentures: What Do We Know?
Evanthia Anadioti, DDS, MS, FACP
University of Pennsylvania

10:50 – 11:40 a.m.
Integrating Digital Dentistry 360
Mark Ludlow, DMD, MS
Medical University of South Carolina

11:40 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Tooth Substance Loss: Erosion, Attrition, Abrasion, and Abfraction
E. Matthew Lamb, DDS, FACP
UT Health San Antonio

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

1:30 – 2:20 p.m.
Digital Dentures: Literature Review and Techniques
Stephen A. Wagner, DDS, FACP
Albuquerque, NM

2:20 – 3:00 p.m.
Treatment Rationale for Excessively Worn Dentition
Heba Elkassaby, BDS, MDSc
Rutgers University

Meeting Information

Meeting Location
New York University, College of Dentistry
345 E. 24th Street
New York, NY 10010

Hotel Accommodations
Shelbourne Hotel & Suites by Affinia
303 Lexington Avenue at 37th Street
New York, NY 10016

Room Rate: $289 single/double exclusive of applicable taxes/fees. Reserve your room online here or by calling (866) 233-4642.

Please note that the ACP holds rooms for attends based on past attendance history. Attendees are encouraged to reserve their rooms as early as possible. The ACP cannot guarantee that the block will not sell out. 

Registration Fees
Members: $895
Non-Members: $995
Residents/Graduate Students: $395

Dress Code
Business Casual

If you have any special dietary restrictions or require Kosher or Vegan meals, please contact education@prosthodontics.org and a staff member will confirm your needs with you.

Cancellation Policy & Program Disclaimer

All cancellations are subject to a $50 processing fee. Full refunds for registration minus the $50 processing fee will be given only if written notice of cancellation is received 30 days prior to the course. A 50% refund will be given if written notice is after 30 days, up until one week prior to the course. No refunds will be given within one week prior to a course; therefore “no shows” will not be eligible for a refund. Notice of cancellation should be made in writing and sent to the ACP by email to education@prosthodontics.org or fax to (312) 573-1257.

All programs and events are subject to change and/or cancellation because of scheduling conflicts, low registration, and/or circumstances beyond the control of the ACP. The ACP is not responsible for travel expenses or penalties under any circumstances. In the event of a cancellation by the ACP, all registrants will receive a full refund of any registration fees paid. By attending the course, attendees agree to allow photographing, videotaping, audio-taping, or webcasting and for their image to be used by the ACP in association publications, on the ACP’s website, and in marketing and promotional materials. 

ACP Meetings Code of Conduct Policy

The ACP is dedicated to providing a safe, harassment-free, and inclusive meeting experience for all participants. Participants in ACP meetings include members, registrants, guests, staff, speakers, sponsors, exhibitors, and Board members. The ACP does not tolerate harassment of meeting participants in any form. Any violations will be taken seriously.

Harassment includes offensive comments or gestures related to gender, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion, technology choices, sexual images in public spaces, intimidation, stalking, following, harassing photography or recording, sustained disruption of presentation, or other events, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention. Harassment can occur in real or virtual space, including social media related to the meeting.

The ACP reserves the right to determine, at its sole discretion, whether any behavior at any meeting is unacceptable and in violation of this Code of Conduct. In the event that it is determined that an individual has violated this Code of Conduct or has otherwise engaged in conduct that is deemed to be improper, prejudicial, or detrimental, the ACP reserves the right to (1) remove any such individual from an event or meeting, (2) bar any individual from attending future ACP meetings, and/or (3) suspend any such individual's membership or expel such individual from the ACP.

Continuing Education Credit


The American College of Prosthodontists is an ADA-CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professional 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.

The American College of Prosthodontists designates this activity for 12.5 continuing education credits.


The American College of Prosthodontists is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 11/2/2018 to 10/31/2021. Provider ID# 214690


The American College of Prosthodontists is a National Board of Certification in Dental Laboratory Technology (NBC) approved continuing education provider for dental technicians.