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Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, from 8 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry

Presented by: Kyong Choe, DDS, MS, Sylvan Feldman, DDS, MLA, Bryan Fitzgerald, DDS, and Bradley Trattner, DDS

Speaker Biographies:

Dr. Choe

Dr. Choe is currently practicing with Feldman, Fitzgerald & Choe, DDS, PA, in Towson, Md, where he practices periodontics and prosthodontics, targeting implants and full prosthetic reconstruction. He also serves as a faculty member at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD). In 1998, he received his bachelor of arts degree in biology with a minor in economics from the University of Maryland, Baltimore. Choe received his DDS in 2002 and completed his advanced education in general dentistry residency in 2003 at UMSOD. He received hospital training at the Baltimore Veterans Affairs Hospital in 2005. He completed a periodontics residency in 2007 and completed his implant periodontal prosthesis fellowship in 2009 at UMSOD. Choe is also board certified in periodontics. He has published articles and gives lectures regarding CAT scans and implants. Choe is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, Maryland State Dental Association and the Baltimore County Dental Association. 

Dr. Feldman

Dr. Feldman is currently practicing with Feldman, Fitzgerald & Choe, DDS, PA, in Towson, Md, where he practices periodontics and prosthodontics, targeting implants and full prosthetic reconstruction. He currently serves as clinical director of the Periodontal Prosthesis and Implant Fellowship Program at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD). Feldman also serves as an associate clinical professor for the Department of Periodontics, where he directs the post graduate literature review seminar for implantology. Feldman received his bachelor of science degree from the University of Maryland in 1962 and his DDS from UMSOD in 1965. He served in the U.S. Army from 1965 to 1967. He received certification in prosthodontics in 1976 and certification in periodontics in 1978 from UMSOD. He is a diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and the American Board of Periodontology. Feldman also received a master’s degree in liberal arts from Johns Hopkins University. He has published many articles and lectures nationally and internationally. He served as president o fthe UMSOD Alumni Association Board of Directors from 1998 to 2000. Feldman is a member of the American College of Implantology, Maryland State Dental Society, Baltimore County Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontics, and a fellow of the American College of Dentists and Pierre Fauchard Academy. He has been a board examiner for the American Board of Periodontology since 2006.

Dr. Trattner

A diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics and a member of the College of Diplomates, Dr. Bradley Trattner received both his DDS and certificate in endodontics from the University Of Maryland School Of Dentistry. He holds staff positions at Sinai Hospital and is presently head of the endodontic division of the Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at the University Of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD). He maintains a private practice in endodontics in Baltimore and has been voted “Baltimore’s Best Endodontist” by Baltimore Magazine since 2002. He is a past president of both the Maryland Association of Endodontists and Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity, as well as a member of the Pierre Fauchard International Honor Academy and a fellow of the American College of Dentists. He is presently a member of UMSOD Alumni Association Board of Directors. He has lectured extensively nationally and is a clinical advisor and certified lecturer for Real World Endo.

Dr. FitzgeraldAfter earning his bachelor’s degree in 1986 from Towson State University, Dr. Bryan Fitzgerald earned his doctor of dental surgery degree, magna cum laude, in 1990 from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD). He completed his general practice residency in 1991 and was chief resident from 1992 to 1993 at the Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He also served as clinical instructor for the Department of Restorative Dentistry at UMSOD from 1993 to 1995. In 1997, he earned his certification in periodontics from UMSOD.

Fitzgerald practices periodontics and periodontal implant prosthetics, with an emphasis on implants and esthetic periodontal surgery at Feldman, Fitzgerald, & Choe, D.D.S., P.A. He currently serves as a Dean’s Faculty member at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry for the Advanced General Dentistry Program and the Department of Periodontics. Fitzgerald has received various honors and awards, including the Harry B. Schwartz Award, the American Academy of Periodontology Award, the Alexander H. Patterson Medal, the Nathan Gold Memorial Award and a clerkship in the Department of Periodontics from 1989 to 1990.

 

Course Description:

This course will introduce dentists and their staff to complications that are occurring in endodontics, periodontics, prosthodontics and implantology. Techniques have been developed to salvage teeth, implants and gingival tissue that are failing. Attendees will be introduced to philosophies and decision making appropriate for each type of problem.

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the participants should be able to:

  • Comprehend the scientific basis behind decision making and treatment of various clinical situations such as:
    • The decision to save or extract a tooth
    • The decision to remove or salvage an implant
  • Understand current procedures and materials to accomplish these goals

Tuition:

  • Dentist: $295
  • Team Member: $175

CDE Credits:

  • 6 CDE credit hours / Lecture

The University of Maryland School of Dentistry has designated this activity for 6 Continuing Dental Education hours.

Audience:

  • Entire Dental Team

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