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 3, 2020 at 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM


Resident/New Dentist $0.00
Student $0.00
Member $0.00
Non-Member $30.00
Staff/Auxiliary $0.00

General Information

Provider New York AGD Learning Center
Speaker Edgard El Chaar, DDS, MS
Type/Category Lecture
Credits 1 MCE

The New York AGD Learning Center Presents

"Challenges in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry"

Date: Sunday, May 3, 2020

Course 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Course Code:  490

Presentation by: Edgard El Chaar, DDS, MS

Dr. Edgard El Chaar is currently a Clinical Associate Professor at the Department of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry and the Director of Advanced Education Program in Periodontics at New York University College of Dentistry. Former Director and Founder of Advanced Education Program in Periodontics at Lutheran Medical Center. He has a thriving private practice in New York City that specializes in dental implants and Periodontal disease. He is the founder of EEC Institute, a continuing education and research institution focused on the advancement of clinical periodontics and implant dentistry. He travels several times a year to lecture internationally and domestically and has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals and authored several chapters in published books. 
Dr. El Chaar completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery, his post-graduate education in Advanced Periodontics and Dental Implants, and received a Master in Oral Biology all from New York University. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry. Member and Fellow of Implant Team of Implantology (ITI) and serves on the education committee, and Member of American academy of Periodontology and Academy of Osseointegration. 

Course Goals and Objectives:

Dentistry has become more challenging today than it has ever been. The demand of perfection in esthetics, in oral health and the rise of failure corrections and peri- implantitis is steadily increasing. This course will go over the challenges that we are facing and the way we can achieve these goals based on sound biologic foundations. 

New York AGD is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement.  The current term of approval extends from 01/01/2019 to 12/31/2020. Provider ID # 219318