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    • February 01, 2024
    • February 03, 2024
    • 3 sessions
    • Royalton Antigua

    PAGD's PEAK Mastertrack will hold a winter meeting in 2024 at the all-inclusive Royalton Antigua, and all AGD members are invited to participate. This annual meeting combines 12 hours of CE in a beautiful and relaxing resort setting.

    Howard Paul Fraiman, DMD


    Department of Periodontics

    Dr. Fraiman is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Periodontics at Penn Dental Medicine, where he also serves as the Director of the Postdoctoral Periodontal Prosthesis Program. He received his DMD from the Penn Dental in 1991, where he also went on to complete his residency in Periodontics in 1993 and in Periodontal Prosthesis in 1994.

    • May 16, 2024
    • 8:30 AM
    • May 19, 2024
    • 12:00 PM
    • Harrisburg Hilton and Towers

    The 2024 PEAK Track II Spring Meeting and PAGD Annual Meeting will be at the Harrisburg Hilton and Towers from May 16-19, 2024. The brief schedule is below:

    Thursday, May 16

    PEAK Presentations from your Colleagues

    Hear your colleagues present real-world examples of how they implemented lessons learned on esthetics and restorative from the 2023 Fall meeting. Nothing to present? Come anyway, the best lessons are often learned from your colleagues.

    AGD Subject Code - 130 Electives
    7.0 Credit Hours Available

    Evening Social Event 

    Friday, May 17

    Clinical Workflow for Success with Digital Dentures by Dr. Brian Goodacre

    Participants will learn the benefits and get hands-on experience with a three-appointment workflow to fabricate digital dentures. This will include how to create a custom tray chairside in minutes, how to modify and evaluate a Wagner Try-in and record a centric relation record. Additionally, it is widely known that 3D printed complete dentures are becoming a viable option, but how do they compare to milled dentures? This lecture will compare the physical properties of milled and printed complete dentures to help determine their best applications.

    Learning Objectives:

    • Discuss how to use a three-appointment workflow for digital dentures
    • Discuss how to utilize intraoral scanners to streamline your digital denture workflow
    • Compare 3D printed and milled denture properties
    • Learn to evaluate and modify a digital denture preview online.
    • Practice creating a custom tray, evaluating and modifying a Wagner Try-in, and create a Centric Relation Record

    Many thanks to Avadent and Dexis for supporting the hands-on portion of this course.

    AGD Subject Code - 610 Fixed Prosthodontics

    7.0 Credit Hours Available

    Evening Social Event

    Saturday, May 18

    3D Printing in the Dental Practice – Current Applications by Dr. Rick Ferguson

    3D printing is set to revolutionize how we practice dentistry. We will discuss the variety of dental applications including surgical guides, bite splints and nightguards, prototypes, permanent restoration such as inlays, onlays and crowns, dentures etc. Upon completion of this course, the participant should understand the current applications for 3D printing in dentistry and specifically in a clinical dental practice. 

    • Workflows for surgical guides including data sets required
    • Workflows for printing temporaries – Shells and direct to preps
    • Workflows for bite splints
    • Workflows for dentures
    • Workflows for clear aligners
    • In office design or outsourced design
    • Types of 3D printers including pricing and applications for each
    • Live demonstrations of 3D printing and post processing
    AGD Subject Code - 130 Electives

    7.0 Credit Hours Available

    Sunday, May 19

    Diagnostic, Clinical, and Practical Considerations in the Management of Orthodontic Treatment with Clear Aligners by Dr. Antonio Secchi

    AGD Subject Code - 370 Orthodontics

    4.0 Credit Hours Available

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