Removable Partial Denture Prosthodontics


Full Course:  10 Credits for CE/CPD ~ California Board of Dental Examiners (CBDE), ADA CERP, or AGD PACE (AGD Code 670) (PRD 7/31/21, EXP 7/30/24) 

Courses are appropriate for:  General Dentists, Oral Surgeons, Endodontists, Geriatric Dental Specialists, Dental Implant Surgeons, Prosthodontists, Dental Assistants and Dental Hygienists

Essentials of Monitoring for Sedation Dentistry (RPDP21) Topics Include: Major Connectors, Mouth Prep, Framework, Repair, Design, and more.

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Instructor Bio

Dr. Barry Rubel, DMD

Dr. Barry Rubel has been on the faculty of the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry since April, 2004 and is a graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. He serves as Director of Pre-Clinical and Clinical Removable Prosthodontics at the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry and is actively engaged in teaching dental students.
Dr. Rubel has produced several instructional videos in the field of removable prosthodontics for the pre-clinical and clinical areas of study, has published numerous articles and a chapter on impression materials in Dental Clinics of North America and serves as course director for teaching complete denture and partial denture prosthodontics. He has also written a textbook entitled A Clinical Guide to Complete Denture Prosthodontics. He is a consultant for interdepartmental referrals for GPR and AEGD Resident Programs for restorative, fixed, implant, and removable clinics. He has presented lectures to dental societies and serves as a reviewer for the Journal of Prosthodontics and the Indian Journal of Dental Research.. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Kentucky Dental Association, and Mississippi Dental Association.


The Diagnostic Appointment

Introduction and Classification

Impression Techniques

Major Connectors, Minor Connectors, Rests and Seats

Direct Retainers, Indirect Retainers and Tooth Replacements

Wrought Wire

Mechanical Principles Associated with Removable Partial Dentures

Mouth Preparation and Master Casts

I Bar Removable Partial Dentures

Rotational Path of Insertion

Survey and Design and Surveying Example Patient Cases

Fitting the Framework

Special Impression Procedures

Fabricating a Record Base and Occlusion Rim for Removable Partial Dentures

Ivobase Processing

Try-In and Completion of the Removable Partial Dentures

Delivering the Removable Partial Dentures

Maintenance and Repair of Removable Partial Dentures

Interim, Transitional and Treatment Removable Partial Dentures

Other Forms of Removable Partial Dentures

Designs and Techniques for Fabricating Removable Partial Dentures

Including: Semi-Precision Attachments, Bars, and Implants


Produced: 7/31/2021      Expires for ADA/AGD Credit: 7/30/2024

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