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Continuing Dental Education

Course Information

Contemporary Treatment for Missing Teeth. Autotransplantation-the Biologic Dental Implant: When, How and Why

Course Closed Course Has Already Been Held
Date: Friday, April 4, 2014
Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Credit: 6 hours
Location: The Friday Center Chapel Hill, NC
Cost: $300.00 Dentist
$150.00 Team Member
Sponsor: Pediatric Dentistry


Activity Description
Drs. Czochrowska and Plakwicz have extensive training and experience in autogenous tooth transplantation and will present material describing the procedure. This technique can be a treatment consideration in circumstances when there are missing or lost incisors and unevenly distributed agenesis. The importance of proper diagnosis, case selection, advantages and disadvantages and potential complications will be presented. Successfully treated cases will be presented.

Activity Objectives
The information presented at this educational activity should improve your ability to:
*Assess and describe the advantages and application of autodental transplantation
*Recognize and identify the limitations of the procedure
*Distinguish and explain the techniques used in autodentaltransplantation
*Examine how this procedure can be introduced into your practice and patient care

8:30 - 9:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 - 10:30 AM Surgical perspective of autotransplantation of developing teeth
(planning, technique)
10:30 - 10:45 AM Break
10:45 - 12:15 PM Orthodontic indications for the treatment
12:15 - 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 - 2:45 PM Follow-up (complications, studies, anterior aesthetics)
2:45 - 3:00 Pm Break
3:00 - 4:00 PM Development of bone regarding autotransplantations
4:00 - 4:30 PM Panel discussion with speakers: Dr. Glen Reside moderating


Ewa Czochrowska, DDS, PhD graduated from the Dental Faculty, Academy of Medicine in Warsaw and finished postgraduate specialty training in orthodontics at the University of Oslo. She received a PhD for work in managing growing patients with missing teeth using autotransplantation of teeth. She is currently a faculty member of the Orthodontic Department, Medical University of Warsaw. Dr. Czochrowska has won numerous awards for her work in autotransplantation of teeth and serves as an officer in several European dental organizations.

Pawel Plakwicz, DDS, PhD graduated from the Dental Faculty, Academy of Medicine in Warsaw and completed his specialty training in Oral surgery and was awarded a PhD for his work on autotransplantation of teeth. He currently is a member of the Department of Periodontology, Medical University of Warsaw and has a private practice focused on oral and periodontal surgery. He has extensive experience in the autotransplantation of teeth and has lectured on the subject extensively throughout Europe and the United States.

Registration and Fees:
The registration fee includes course materials, CE credit and all meals listed in the agenda. All registrations must be received by Wednesday, March 26, 2014.

UNC CDE recommends that you do not make air travel arrangements prior to receiving a receipt of payment or confirmation. UNC CDE is not responsible for any travel-related costs.

Cancellations and Refunds:
Since considerable advance planning is necessary for this continuing education program, a registration refund, less a $50 fee, will be issued for cancellations received by Wednesday, March 26, 2014.

The University reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the event of cancellation or postponement, the University will fully refund registration fees but is not responsible for any related costs or expenses to participants, including cancellation fees assessed by hotels,airlines, rental car or travel agencies.

Dental education institutions have an obligation to disseminate new knowledge related to dental practice. In so doing, some presentations may include controversial materials or commercial references. Sponsorship of a continuing education course by the University of North Carolina does not necessarily imply endorsement of a particular philosophy, procedure, or product by this institution.

ADA CERP Recognized Provider
This continuing education program is presented by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry and the Continuing Dental Education program. The UNC Continuing Dental Education program is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. UNC CDEs term of recognition is May 2012 through June 2015. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at