Friday, October 4:
Meet the Experts Cocktail Reception 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 5:
Lecture & Hands-On Workshop 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel
1551 N. Thoreau Drive, Schaumburg, IL 60173

Speakers: Dr. Richard Bauer / Dr. Hector Sarmiento
CE Credit Hours: 8
Tuition: $399
Register: Online Registration

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Course Objectives

  • Understand the role of hard and soft tissue development at implant sites
  • Distinguish between free gingival and connective tissue grafting alternatives
  • Distinguish gingival characteristics in the presence of peri-implantitis
  • Understand a decision making protocol for unhealthy implants
  • Classification and Surgical management of periimplantitis


A Collaborative Approach to Education

Perspectives from Experts in Oral Maxillofacial Surgery & Periodontology


About Dr. Richard Bauer

Dr. Richard E. Bauer, III, DMD, MD is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh Schools of Dental Medicine and Medicine. Dr. Bauer completed his residency training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Dr. Bauer has served on multiple committees for the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Bauer is a full-time faculty member and Residency Program Director at the University of Pittsburgh in the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and his practice is focused on dental implants and corrective jaw surgery. He has been active in research with focuses on hard and soft tissue regeneration and computer assisted surgery. He has recently been awarded the Peter Geistlich Research Award which support the advancement of hard and soft tissue regeneration in Oral and CranioMaxillofacial Surgery.

About Dr. Hector Sarmiento

Dr. Hector L. Sarmiento graduated with a degree in Dental Medicine from the Universidad Cuauhtemoc in Mexico, where he then received training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He also completed his residency program in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of Rochester. Dr. Sarmiento also received his specialty certificate in Periodontics and his Masters in Oral Biology from the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated with honors. During his training Dr. Sarmiento was named the J. George Coslet scholar and received the Directors award given to him upon his graduation by the University of Pennsylvania where he now serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Postgraduate Periodontics Department. Dr. Sarmiento spends the majority of his time at his prestigious practice on the upper east side of Manhattan, New York as well as lecturing internationally for his research and clinical expertise on periimplantitis and bone biology which directly correlates to the many articles he has published in peer review journals.

Cancellation Policy

You may cancel your registration with 2 weeks advance notice of the course. Before completing your registration, please be certain you will be able to attend the date and time listed.