Oral Implantology Study Club

Constantly growing, the Oral Implantology Study Club is now divided into 3 components:

  • workshop sessions,
  • evening seminars,
  • and surgery sessions.


Workshop Sessions

Open to all study club members, workshop sessions are one day sessions that are held on Saturdays. Every year, many different workshop topics are covered, such as anterior esthetics, practice management, dental technology, and different types of bone grafting techniques. The sessions consist of lectures, demonstration surgeries, and hands on components.

2017 Schedule: Workshops: 9 am – 4 pm unless otherwise noted

Saturday January 21, 2017: Lecture- Bone Grafting By: Dr. Kevin Lung

Friday February 24 and Saturday February 26, 2017: Lecture and Hands On- CT Grafting By: Dr. Jill Bashutski

Saturday April 1, 2017: Lecture and Hands On- Implant Overdentures By: Dr. Stefan Piche

Saturday May 13, 2017: Lecture-Implant Practice Management and Social Media in Relation to the Dental Practice By: Rita Zamora, Dr. Frederick Li, and Corine Burkhard

Saturday October 14, 2017: Lecture and Demonstration Surgery- Lateral Window Sinus Augmentation By: Dr. Frederick Li

Saturday December 2, 2017: Lecture- Implant Prosthetics By: Bill Marais and Dr. Frederick Li 

Evening Seminars

These will be given by a variety of guest speakers

Tuesday February 7, 2017: Correcting Periodontal Defects By: Dr. Farzin Ghannad

Tuesday April 25, 2017: Immediate Implant Molar Placement By: Dr. Jim Yeganegi

Tuesday June 6, 2017: Socket Grafting and Other Bone Grafting Basics By: Dr. Frederick Li

Thursday September 28, 2017: Implant Maintenance By: Dr. Thomas Yu

Tuesday November 7, 2017: Open invitation to study club members to present an interesting case or anything else related to implant dentistry.

Surgery Sessions

These days are opportunities for attendees to bring in their own patients for a variety of procedures including simple implant placement, bone grafting, sinus lifts, sinus augmentations and immediate load cases. Dr. Li assists all cases personally providing a one-on-one learning experience unlike other study clubs. For attendees with 3-4 cases, a private session is also available. If booking a new technique (ie sinus lift) for the first time, please attend the appropriate workshop session first.


Most sessions are at the BCDA Learning Centre

2016 Study Club Brochure

2017 Study Club Brochure

For more information, please contact Dr. Frederick Li today.


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