Comprehensive Esthetic and Restorative Mentorship
*Stair Step Two “Taking skills to the next level”
(Starts January 10th)
Mastering Indirect Restorations Mentorship
(Starts January 11th)
Type: Lecture | Hands-on | Webinars
Course Dates: January 10th-11th, January 31st -February 1st, March 6th-7th, 2020 (Dates are subject to change)
Instructed by: (Program Director) Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS (Associate Director) Kristi Crispin DDS, James Peyton DDS, Bill McKibben DDS
“EP Stair Step Two” is the next step in the “Comprehensive and Restorative Mentorship”. In this series, topics from EP One will be taken to the next level. In addition, all indirect esthetic restorative procedures will be presented in detail for the beginner as well as advanced clinicians. Periodontal procedures that enhance restorative dentistry will be covered as well as implant diagnosis, placement, and restorations.
“Mastering the anterior direct veneer & alternatives to simplify the process” (lecture/hands-on) James Peyton DDS
“Anterior crowns, bridges & provisionals” Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS
“Contemporary conservative bridge alternatives” (lecture/hands-on) Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS
“Implants I: Getting started in implant dentistry” (lecture/demo) Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS & TBA
Webinar Topics: “Contemporary ceramic materials and applications”
“Minimally invasive posterior indirect restorations” (lecture/hands-on) Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS
“Same day dentistry: Direct-Indirect posterior restorative procedures” lecture/hands-on) Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS
”Same day dentistry (cont): Digital dentistry, technology update” (lecture-hands-on) Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS
Webinar Topics: “Periodontics I: Procedures that make restorative easier” Philip Melnick DMD
Webinar topics: “Ceramic Veneers Part I: Indications, diagnostic work-up, treatment planning, patient consultation, preparations” Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS
“Ceramic veneers: basic preparation, advanced preparations, mal-positioned teeth” “Provisionals made easy” (lecture, demo, hands-on) Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS
“Ceramic veneers Part II Esthetic modifications” (Lecture, demo, hands-on) Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS
“Ceramic Veneers Part I (cont.) try-in, cementation” (lecture/demo) Bruce J. Crispin DDS, MS
6-11 Direct Bonding
Single Wing Zerconia Bonded Bridge
Minimally Invasive onlay shown above. (Note: intact buccal)
Diagnosis, placement provisionals restorations
High-tech alternatives, materials update
(Program Director) Bruce J. Crispin, DDS, MS, received a DDS in 1972 and an MS in 1975 (Fixed Prosthodontics) from the University of Michigan. He has the unique combination of being a Diplomat of the American Board of Prosthodontics and an Accredited member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He is a Professor Emeritus at UCLA and an alumni member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon. He founded the UCLA Center for Esthetic Dentistry (first in the US) in 1987, in which he started one of the first “Esthetic Mini Residency Programs” (continuum) for practicing dentists. He is also the founder and current director of “Esthetic Professionals,” a state of the art hands-on and clinical dental education, patient care, and laboratory facility in Tarzana, CA. Dr. Crispin has published over 45 research and professionals publications, including the textbook “Contemporary Esthetic Dentistry: Practice Fundamentals,” which has been translated into five languages. He has lectured extensively both nationally and internationally for the past 40 years. The focus and scope of Dr. Crispin’s practice is on Esthetic Restorative Dentistry, from Conservative Treatments to Reconstructions and Implants. His many hands-on programs are in great demand and provide great value to the dental practitioner.
1. Anterior Crowns/Bridges 2. Minimally Invasive Procedures and Materials (Onlays, Veneers, Bridges) 3. Ceramic Materials Update 4. Same Day Dentistry 5. Post and Cores Update 6. Simplifying Complex Cases 7. Occlusal Concepts That Work 8. Color Modification and Ceramic Restorations
(Associate Director) Kristi Crispin, DDS earned her dental degree from Tufts University of Dental Medicine in Boston, and upon graduation completed extensive post-graduate training in cosmetic, reconstructive and implant dentistry. She since has received her accreditation by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. She is committed to advanced education and staying at the forefront of dental technology. Dr. Crispin is a true master in the art and science of cosmetic restorative dentistry.
Hands-on /Clinic Mentor:
1. Case Consultations 2. Treatment Planning 3. (Plan of Treatment)
James Peyton, DDS graduated from UCLA School of Dentistry in 1982. While maintaining a private practice in Bakersfield, CA he is also a part-time clinical instructor at UCLA Center for Esthetic Dentistry and a part-time clinical instructor at the Fahl Institute in Curitiba, Brazil. He has published several articles for Practical Procedures and Esthetic Dentistry and The Journal of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). Dr. Peyton is a fellow, an accredited member, and examiner for the AACD.
Anterior Direct Bonding Workshops: 1. Composite Veneers 2. Materials 3. Simplified Technique 4. Finishing and Polishing for a Natural Look
Philip R. Melnick, DMD is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. Lecturer, Section of Periodontics, UCLA School of Dentistry and private practitioner specializing in periodontics. Dr. Melnick has been a clinical faculty member at UCLA for more the 20 years and is Co-director of the Surgical Seminar for the residents in periodontics. He has been author and co-author of 15 publications and has presented nationally and internationally.
Periodontal Procedures that allow restorative dentists to work with less complications and have more successful outcomes. 1. Crown Longation 2. Grafting (Hard & Soft Tissue) 3. Esthetic Tissue Contouring 4. Simplifying Impressions
Dr. Jone Kim DDS, MS, (UCLA) (Fellowship in orthognathic and facial reconstructive surgery at the Center for Corrective Jaw Surgery in Santa Barbara CA.) He is a Diplomate and board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon by the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Currently, he is a lecturer and part-time faculty at UCLA Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Kim also maintains a private practice in Southern California focusing on the surgical aspect if implant surgery.
Getting Started in Implant Dentistry: 1. Diagnosis 2. Case Planning 3. Placement (guided) 4. Provisionals 5. Loading Options 6. Avoiding Problems
- Stair Step Two – 63 units – $4410 (Prerequisite Stair Step One)
- Enroll in Steps One & Two (Save $1500)
- Enroll in Steps One, Two & Three (Save $2500)
- Group Discounts – 10%-25%
- 0% Financing Options
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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.
“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 is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership, and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. ID# 218987