Multidisciplinary Treatment Solutions
for Peri-Implantitis Symposium

What Role Does the Restoration of Implants Play in Peri-Implantitis?

Sunday, June 11th, 2017
Presented by: Dr. Stephen Chu


A view of the literature will be presented in regards to clinical criteria for initial marginal bone instability versus peri-implantitis. In addition, the impact of implant depth, cement versus screw-retained restorations, and restorative contour on marginal bone stability longitudinally will be expanded upon in this presentation.


Stephen J. Chu, DMD, MSD, CDT maintains an academic appointment as Adjunct Clinical Professor in the Ashman Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry and the Department of Prosthodontics at New York University College of Dentistry. He also has a private practice in fixed prosthodontics, aesthetic, and implant dentistry in New York City.

Dr. Chu has published over 50 articles in dental literature and has given lectures nationally and internationally on the subjects of esthetic, restorative, and implant dentistry. Dr. Chu is on the editorial review board of several peer-reviewed dental journals.

He is the recipient of the Peter Scharer Distinguished Lecturer award from the Euorpean Academy of Esthetic Dentistry as well as the Lloyd L. Miller Distinguished Lecturer and E.B. Clark Award from the Society for Color and Appearance in Dentistry.