New York State Academy of Dentistry

19-02 Whitestone Expressway, Suite 204
Whitestone, NY 11357
Phone: (718) 747-3353
Fax: (718) 747-3355

Continuing Education

May 22, 2019 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM


Member $500.00
Non-Member $650.00
Resident/New Dentist $400.00

General Information

Provider New York AGD and Hiossen Implant
Speaker Dr. David Chong
Type/Category Participation
Credits 14 MCE Credit Hours

This 2 day course consists of lecture and participation activity designed to expand doctor’s knowledge of sinus augmentation and GBR procedures. Emphasis will be on recognizing the clinical indications, understanding the biologic principles of these surgeries, exploring the latest techniques and materials available, and understanding the rationale behind these methods.

The New York AGD and Hiossen Implant Presents

"Sinus Augmentation and GBR Procedure "

Dates: Wednesday, May 22nd and Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

        Location: NYSAGD Learning Center, Whitestone, NY. 

             Lecture 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.  

14 MCE Participation Credit Hours

This program is open to all dentists including pre-fellows as credit is applied towards Mastership.

Presentation by Dr. David Chong:

Dr. David Chong is the Senior Course Director of the Basic and Advanced Dental Implant Training courses for AIC Education and has been a premiere lecturer since 2007. He is regularly invited to lecture to dentists all over the world and this year alone has taught in Canada, Korea, Russia, Kazakhstan and numerous US cities. Dr. Chong is a Consultant and Advisor for the New Jersey State Board of Dentistry and serves as a faculty Advisor for the New Jersey State Board of Dentistry and serves as a Faculty Member for the New York University College of Dentistry’s Surgical and Prosthetic Implant Treatment Program. He continuously pursues the latest developments and advancements in dentistry and implantology.

Dr. Chong received his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from New York University and later completed their two year Surgical and Prosthetic Implantology Program. He completed his residency at Wyckoff Hospital and Flushing Hospital in New York. Dr. Chong maintains a successful general dentistry practice and serves the community of Queens, NY. He has a passion for his work and shows sensitivity towards patients’ needs. He is the Founder and Director of the Think Dental Implant Study Group which has been holding monthly meetings for over four years. He is currently a Fellow and Diplomat of the International Congress of Oral Implantology.

Course Benefits/Highlights:               


  • Explain the indications and contradictions of various sinus lift techniques and various bone deficiencies
  • Determine the limitations of inferior sinus lift techniques
    • When to perform lateral vs crestal
  • Incorporate single technique for fast and safe elevation of the sinus membrane into their practice
  • Assess different strategic approaches to clinical cases according to the condition of the deficient ridge
  • Compare and contrast simple and conservative approaches for ridge splitting procedure
  • Discuss implant maintenance and how to overcome fractures and failures

Hands-On Activities

  • Perform crestal approach sinus lift on typodont model

(includes breakfasts. lunches, materials)

Course Code: 690  

The New York State constituent of the Academy of General Dentistry is an approved PACE provider.  The sponsor's formal CDE programs are acceptable by the AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and maintenance credit.  Approval does not imply acceptance by a state of provincial board of dentistry. The current term of approval extends from 1/01/19 to 12/31/20.  AGD Code#219318