Canceled: Oral Surgery for General Practitioners: A Hands-On Workshop

Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry
155 Fifth Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

In this comprehensive, hands-on workshop for general dentists, participants will learn basic to advanced concepts and skills in oral surgery. Starting with patient evaluation, the course will cover medical conditions that impact surgery, computer imaging, local anesthesia, surgical anatomy, surgical techniques and instrumentation. You will learn the latest techniques for flaps and sutures, third molar extraction and alternative techniques in extraction of impacted third molars. Clinical risks and complications of these procedures will be examined with an emphasis on how to prevent problems. You will have the opportunity to apply newly learned concepts as they practice surgical extraction techniques, flaps and suturing on pig jaws.

You Will Learn

  • Comprehensive approach for extraction of teeth, including patient evaluation, local anesthesia, surgical anatomy, flaps and instrumentation
  • Surgical techniques for effective surgical extraction, including third molar surgery, flaps and sutures and alternatives for impacted molars
  • Hands-on training on all techniques

Who Should Attend

This program is designed for general dentists interested in oral surgery concepts and skills.

Early Bird Tuition: $545 (for registrations received by Jan 6, 2021)
Regular Tuition: $595  
Program: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Check-in: 8:00 am 
Location: Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, 155 Fifth Street, SF
Credits: This activity is designated for 7.5 units of continuing education credit.

Program is limited to 30 participants; includes lunch and morning coffee/tea service.


Len Tolstunov, DDS, DMD, is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon practicing in San Francisco. He is a diplomate of the American Board of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He has conducted clinical research in oral surgery and implant dentistry, published more than 35 articles in peer-reviewed journals and is an editor of two books on bone augmentation in implant dentistry. He speaks nationally and internationally, is an associate clinical professor at the Dugoni School of Dentistry and teaches at UCSF School of Dentistry in San Francisco.

Event Type

Special Event, Speaker, Lecture/Presentation

Sponsoring Department

Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Continuing Dental Education


CDE, Dugoni, dentistry, oral surgery


Early Bird Tuition: $545 (for registrations received by Jan 6, 2021); Regular Tuition: $595

Continuing Dental Education
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