Live Webinar: Oral Surgery for General Practitioners

Saturday, February 6, 2021, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Pacific time)
The registration period has closed for this event.



In this concise 3-hour lecture-seminar for general dentists, participants will learn basic and 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, flaps and sutures, and instrumentation. You will learn the third molar extraction and alternative techniques in the 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 Learn:

  • Surgical and atraumatic approach for extraction of teeth, including patient evaluation, local anesthesia, surgical anatomy, techniques, flaps, and instrumentation
  • Surgical techniques for effective surgical extraction, including third molar surgery, flaps, and sutures, and alternatives for impacted molars
  • Atraumatic extraction with preservation of buccal bone and attached soft tissue.


Who Should Attend:

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








About Us

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry is one of the nation's premier dental schools and has served the Bay Area community for more than 100 years. The dental school is committed to excellence and innovation in education, research, community service and patient care. The Division of Continuing Dental Education is dedicated to educating dental professionals by providing the highest quality CE programs available in dentistry today.



As a courtesy, please register in advance to receive presentation links, course material, and other timely information. Registration will close at 5:00 pm on Friday, February 5, 2021.

CE Credit

CEU: Units - 3

This activity is designated for 3 units of continuing education credit.

Course Fees

Regular Tuition: $195 Dentist


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 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He has conducted clinical research in oral surgery and implant dentistry, published more than 40 articles in peer-review journals and is an editor of two books on bone augmentation in implant dentistry. He speaks nationally and internationally, is a clinical professor and teaches at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry and UCSF School of Dentistry in San Francisco.


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