Crown Lengthening: YES, It Will Enhance Restorative Results

James Kohner DDS, Crown Lengthening: YES, It Will Enhance Restorative Results
Speaker: James Kohner DDS
Category: Periodontics
CE Credits: 1.75
Format: MP4 Video
Learn ways to predictably solve every day restorative problems, and even better learn how to avoid them. Discussion will include issues like red or sore gum tissue around crowns, routinely obtaining ...more
  • 5.0 (1 Review)
  • Running Time: 1
  • Released: 10/5/2022
  • Expiration Date: 10/5/2025
CE Details
Credit Details
This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1.75 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 490.

The fee to view this course is $36. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.

This course covers methods, limitations, and benefits of both esthetic and functional crown lengthening. Whether you do it yourself or refer out, you WILL leave with a better understanding of these principles to help yourself and your patients enjoy better results. The course emphasizes decision making for a variety of case types to facilitate comprehensive clinical treatment planning. Learn to make diagnostic decisions from x-rays alone, and understand how Biologic Width impacts your every decision related to crown preparation and impression taking.

Educational Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
  • Make diagnostic decisions regarding Crown Lengthening from both radiographic and clinical perspectives.
  • Understand Biologic Width and how it impacts a clinicians’ restorations.
  • Learn how crown margin proximity to the bone crest impacts restorative results and how to judge proper margin location.
  • Make predictable impressions every time.
  • Save chair time and be more profitable.
  • Develop an understanding of crown lengthening indications and benefits.
Description of Speaker:
Dr. Kohner is a Periodontist, and an experienced teacher, who has presented courses on Crown Lengthening, Soft Tissue Grafting, and Minimally Invasive Periodontal Treatment to a wide range of dental schools, and conferences large and small, all over North America. With over 35 years in private practice and well over 20 years teaching, Dr. Kohner has the experience to make his courses meaningful.

In the past 12 months, the lecturer/speaker declare that they have had a financial interest, arrangement or affiliation within the field of dentistry or health care with the following: Concord Seminars.

CE Reviews


5.0  (1 Review)
 1 person would recommend this course to a friend.
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised
Crown Lengthening is COOL
User: ddsdaj
Date: 5/21/2023
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised
Great insight regarding "gum shortening"
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