June 25-26, 2021
18 Credit Hours
Dr. Michael A. Pikos and Dr. Istvan Urban come together for the first time ever for a comprehensive Hard Tissue Grafting Symposium. Join us for a once in a lifetime opportunity to see two of the world’s leading experts on bone grafting on one stage for two days.
You don’t want to miss this blockbuster event!
ZERAMEX & Emerginnova will be exhibiting!
About the Event
• Detailed Surgical Anatomy of the Posterior Mandible
• Biology of Bone Grafting
• Comprehensive Surgical Management of Anterior and Posterior Mandibular Horizontal and Vertical Defects
• Extraction Site Management – Grafting Protocols vs. Immediate Placement
• Soft Tissue Management of Anterior and Posterior Mandibular Horizontal and Vertical Defects
• Complications of Mandibular Alveolar Ridge Augmentation Surgery
Dr. Pikos is originally from Campbell, Ohio. He attended The Ohio State University where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. He also graduated with honors from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Dr. Pikos completed an internship at Miami Valley Hospital and residency training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh, Montefiore Hospital.
He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry, Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and a Fellow of the American College of Dentists. Dr. Pikos is the recipient of the 2006 Aaron Gershkoff Memorial Award from the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and the 2015 Saul Schluger Memorial Award for Top Educator.
He is an international lecturer, well published author and CEO/Founder of the Pikos Institute (1991). Dr. Pikos has extensive experience with hard and soft tissue procedures for implant reconstruction and emphasizes interactive CT technology along with key prosthetic and biomechanical principles that dictate long term success of comprehensive implant rehabilitation.
Dr. Urban received his DMD degree and subsequently his MD degree from Semmelweis University School of Medicine and Dentistry (Budapest, Hungary) in 1991 and 1996.
He completed a full time program in oral surgery at St. Istvan Hospital in Budapest, Hungary (1992-1996). He completed his internship program in Periodontics at UCLA.
After he graduated from the Fellowship Program (1999-2000) in Implant Dentistry at Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, California, he was appointed assistant professor the following year. Dr. Urban teaches implant dentistry in the graduate program at Loma Linda University. He is licensed in the state of California (USA) and has a private practice in Budapest, Hungary.
Dr. Urban received his PhD degree in Periodontlogy in 2012 at the University of Szeged, Hungary. He is currently an honorary professor at the University of Szeged.