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Tissue Management: Lasers and Radiosurgery Workshop

Type: Lecture | Demonstration | Hands-on
Course Duration: November 19, 2011
Credits: 8CE AGD Credits
Instructed by: Dr. Bruce J. Crispin, Dr. Todd C. Snyder


The purpose of this lecture and hands-on program is to elevate the participants’ understanding of and their “comfort zone” for using lasers and radiosurgery in their every day practice. Simple techniques that can be used daily will be the course focus.Problems encountered when making impressions that lead to additional impressions or compromises can be virtually eliminated. Esthetic soft and hard tissue modifications are easily accomplished with minimal post operative sensitivity. Intra-sulcular osseous crown elongation will be presented. A host of other uses will be covered.

This lecture, demonstration, and hands-on program will provide participants with a working knowledge of different lasers and radiosurgery and allow for a comparison of techniques and technologies.


  1. What radiosurgery is, when and how can I use it
  2. Using Radiosurgery safely & effectively
  3. How to select the appropriate current and surgical tip
  4. Clinical techniques for soft tissue management with radiosurgery
  5. Dental lasers overview
  6. Procedures you cannot do with radiosurgery
  7. Laser techniques for soft tissue management
  8. Laser periodontal procedures
  9. Laser implant procedures
  10. Achieving painless post operative results


  1. This program includes demonstration and hands-on experience with both radiosurgery units and lasers.


profile_01Bruce J. Crispin, DDS MS, received a DDS in 1972 and an MS in 1975 (Fixed Prosthodontics) from the University of Michigan. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics, Professor emeritus from UCLA and an alumni member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon.

He founded the UCLA Center for Esthetic Dentistry as well as “Esthetic Professionals”, an educational, patient care, and laboratory facility in Tarzana, CA. Dr. Crispin has published over 45 research and professional publications including the textbook “Contemporary Esthetic Dentistry: Practice Fundamentals”. He has lectured extensively both nationally and internationally for the past 30 years.

The focus and scope of Dr. Crispin’s practice is on Esthetic Restorative Dentistry and Conservative Treatments to Reconstructions and Implants. His esthetic hands-on programs are in great demand and have widely imbued great value to the dental practitioner.

original_img-drsnyderDr. Todd C. Snyder, received his doctorate in dental surgery at the University of California at Los Angeles School of Dentistry. Since then, he has continued his education by learning from and working under some of the most sought after leaders in dentistry, refining his skills in comprehensive, extremely high quality aesthetic dentistry and full mouth rehabilitation. Furthermore he has trained at the prestigious F.A.C.E. institute for complex gnathological (functional) and temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD).

Dr. Snyder lectures both nationally and internationally on numerous aspects of dental materials, techniques, and equipment. Dr. Snyder has been on the faculty at U.C.L.A. in the Center for Esthetic Dentistry, and currently lectures at Esthetic Professionals and assists at F.A.C.E. Additionally, Dr. Snyder is a consultant for numerous dental manufacturing companies and has had the opportunity to research and recommend changes for many of the materials now being used in dentistry. Furthermore, Dr. Snyder has authored numerous articles in dental publications and published a book on contemporary restorative and cosmetic dentistry.

With his passion for aesthetic dentistry, Dr. Snyder helped create and co-direct the first (in the nation) two-year graduate program in Aesthetic and Cosmetic Restorative Dentistry at the U.C.L.A. School of Dentistry.

Dr. Snyder also founded and is CEO of Miles To Smiles a non-profit mobile children’s charity that helps indigent and underprivileged children.


$395.00 for Dentist. Additional dentist 25% discount

$195.00 for Non-dentist staff. 25% discount for staff attending with dentist

To Register

Click here to download the registration form. This form is available in PDF format and is best viewed with the latest, free Adobe Acrobat Reader program.

Registration form submitted to Esthetic Professionals must be clear, legible, and on good quality 8.5-inch by 11-inch white paper.

If you have difficulty downloading or printing the registration form, you may also request it by mail or by phone (877) EP4-DDS1 (374-3371).

Refund and Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be submitted in writing, signed, and are dated when received at EP. If cancellations are made 30-60 days before the start of the program, 25% of the total tuition must still be paid.100% of the total tuition is transferable to another program for one year with no penalties. If cancellations are made 0-30 days before the start of the program, 50% of the total tuition must still be paid.75% of the total tuition is transferable to another program for one year. If cancellations are made after the start of the program, 100% of the total tuition must still be paid.50% of the total tuition is transferable to another program for one year. Esthetic Professionals reserves the right to cancel any program seven days prior to the starting date. 100% refunds will be given or transferred to another program.


November 19, 2011 – 8 CE and AGD Credits

“An individual course which displays the AACD Recommended Private Education Course logo has a curriculum recommended by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. It may prove helpful in gaining knowledge necessary for the Academy’s Accreditation credential. Successful completion of this course does not guarantee Accreditation. Additional information about the Accreditation credentialing process is available by contacting the AACD at 800-543-9220 or www.aacd.com.”


Esthetic Professionals, located in Tarzana, California, is a unique dental practice. In addition to offering a comprehensive selection of cosmetic, restorative, and general dentistry treatments for the benefit of our patients, we provide fellow dentists with hands-on education and laboratory services. With 30 employees, over 18 faculty members, and a 16,000 square foot facility, we are well-equipped to offer patients and professionals alike unparalleled service and care. Esthetic Professionals serves Los Angeles, California and the surrounding communities.


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