Carlsbad, CA – February 24, 2015 – Zimmer Dental, Inc., in collaboration with NYU College of Dentistry, is pleased to unveil the program for the 6th Annual Global Implantology Week 2015, a prestigious educational forum where clinicians can learn about the latest advances in dental implant technology and techniques from a group of prominent speakers from around the world.
Zimmer Dental, a global leader in the provision of oral rehabilitation and regenerative products, has had a long-standing relationship with the NYU College of Dentistry. For the sixth consecutive year, these two organizations have collaborated to sponsor Global Implantology Week, a program that highlights recent developments in implant therapy.
Each year, a group of highly regarded industry experts and clinicians from more than 30 countries gather on the campus of NYU’s College of Dentistry for four days to exchange information on new advances in the field of implant dentistry. This intermediate-to-advanced-level course is CE accredited by NYU and is designed to expand the participant’s knowledge and usage of dental implant procedures.
This year’s program will consist of a series of didactic presentations which will cover a wide variety of topics including: soft tissue management, esthetics, smile design, ridge augmentation, single tooth restoration, tilted restorative solutions, digital technology and implant options for predictable results.
The 2015 Global Implantology Week program features a strong roster of world-renowned clinicians including:
- Christian Coachman, CDT, DDS
“Digital Smile Design Using Technology for Treatment Planning & Case Presentation”
- Anthony Sclar, DMD, OMS
“State of the Art Implant Esthetics”
- Edgard El Chaar, DDS, MS, Perio
“Advanced Techniques in Hard & Soft Tissue Surgery”
- Stephen Chu, DMD, MSD, CDT, Pros
“Prosthetic Management of Immediate Implant Placement”
- Dimitar Fitchev, Ph.D., DDS, Pros
“Immediate Loading: Surgical & Prosthetic Keys to Success”
- Monish Bhola, DDS, MSD, Perio
“The Latest in Implant & Facial Esthetics”
In addition to the lectures, a number of other interactive activities and events are planned during Global Implantology Week including:
- Product Fair and Clinical Poster Presentation Session
- Optional tour of the Zimmer Trabecular Metal Technology manufacturing facility and Zimmer Institute in Parsippany, New Jersey
- Evening New York City Harbor Cruise with Clinical Poster Presentation
“We are proud to collaborate with NYU’s College of Dentistry to organize this prestigious event. Each year, Global Implantology Week brings together hundreds of clinicians from around the world to New York City to exchange information on the latest clinical and technological developments in implant dentistry. Zimmer Dental understands the importance of providing world-class educational opportunities to dental industry professionals. Global Implantology Week is an outstanding example of our commitment to advancing the practice of implant dentistry on a worldwide basis” said Jeremy Curtis, Vice President of Marketing & Education for Zimmer Dental, Inc.
For additional information on the 6th Annual NYU/Zimmer Dental Global Implantology Week program, please click here or contact: Elizabeth DeLuca at (800) 854-7019 or (760) 929-4220 (outside the U.S.).
About Zimmer Dental, Inc.
For decades, Zimmer Dental has gained the trust of thousands of clinicians worldwide who rely on the company’s comprehensive product portfolio to deliver successful patient outcomes. By looking to new and innovative technologies and leveraging its relationship with its parent company, Zimmer Holdings, Zimmer Dental continues to reinforce its commitment to offering state-of-the-art dental solutions.
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