ACP Massachusetts Section Spring 2019 Meeting

ACP Massachusetts Section Spring 2019 Meeting, featuring a cocktail dinner, poster competition, and lecture by Dr. Ryan Cook.


Thursday, May 09, 2019


06:00 PM - 09:30 PM

Tufts Dental School
1 Kneeland Street, 14th Floor
Boston, MA , 02111

The ACP Massachusetts Section Spring Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 9.

Event Location
Tufts Dental School

Event Schedule:
6:00-7:00 p.m.: Cocktail Dinner and Poster Competition

7:15-9:15 p.m.: Lecture - Dr. Ryan Cook
Evolution of Full Arch Restorations in Implant Dentistry

9:15 - 9:30 p.m.: Poster Winners Announcement

This event is free for ACP Massachusetts Section members. Registration is $50 for all others.

Course Description and Objectives
Evolution of Full Arch Restorations in Implant Dentistry

Communication is paramount in achieving optimal treatment outcomes in full
arch restoration with dental implants. This presentation will discuss and demonstrate how digital techniques have enhanced the restoration of the edentulous patient in an organized fashion that allows for easy assimilation into your practice.

Educational Objectives:
1. Understand different techniques in restoring the edentulous patient with dental
2. Understand how digital (CAD/ CAM) dentistry can increase the efficacy of implant placement and restoration.
3. Illustrate how the formulation of a comprehensive diagnosis and treatment plan influence final restoration.

Ryan Cook DDS MS is originally from North Carolina, where he graduated from North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Southern California. Upon the completion of dental school, he was trained at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in a dual residency program in Periodontics and Prosthodontics. During his residency he completed his Master of Science exploring the topic of Periodontal Biotype and Labial Plate Thickness. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics and American Board of Periodontology. After maintaining a full-time practice in Laguna Niguel,California he entered academia where he is currently a clinical associate professor and director of the Advanced Education in Prosthodontics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. He currently serves as the Chair of the Department of Restorative Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. His research interest includes the periodontal-restorative interface around teeth/ implants and hard/ soft tissue augmentation techniques.

Contact Dr. Alexander Bendayan for more information.