April 1 – 4, 2020 in Los Angeles
Dr. Sascha Jovanovic & Dr. Harel Simon


April 1 – 4, 2020 in Los Angeles with Dr. Sascha Jovanovic & Dr. Harel Simon

A special opportunity to sample…

gIDE’s world-renowned Master Clinician Program by participating in the Soft Tissue session in April.  All aspects of soft tissue management and grafting before, during and after implant placement will be discussed as well as the complications seen with these procedures. Live Surgery demonstrations by faculty and the hands-on workshop in upper porcine models will highlight these procedures using microsurgical instruments and sutures. Advanced implant prosthodontics will be covered with lectures on full-mouth implant restorations, and mixed teeth/implant cases.

Dr. Sascha Jovanovic

  • Periodontal considerations around implants
  • Biologic width and soft tissue volume and keratinization
  • Optimal esthetic implant position for soft tissue stability
  • Abutment materials and design
  • Uncovering protocols for keratinization
  • Minimal Invasive soft tissue techniques
  • Soft tissue grafting using autologous and alternative options
  • Augmentation of soft tissue volume
  • Virtual Planning of the gingival margin and implant placement

Dr. Sascha Jovanovic

  • Exam #2 (Session I material)
  • Flap design, incisions, suture materials, and hand instrumentation
  • 10 Criteria for soft tissue esthetic results
  • Interdisciplinary approach: Perio-Pros-Ortho Connection
  • Soft tissue graft alternative options and their efficacy
  • Complications in the esthetic zone and soft tissue correction
  • Case I presentations graded by gIDE Faculty

Dr. Sascha Jovanovic

  • Live Surgery: 2 cases with esthetic implant placement and tissue management grafting in esthetic zone
  • Hands-on workshop with different soft tissue management and grafting procedures

Dr. Harel Simon

  • Advanced Implant Prosthodontics
  • Patient intake, consultation and planning
  • Fixed full-mouth rehabilitation – edentulous
  • All ceramic bridge work and pink porcelain indications
  • Frame work fit and material choices
  • Fixed full mouth rehabilitation – partial edentulous
  • Complications in fixed pros


Increase your confidence in treatment of partially/completely edentulous patients by learning the standard, advanced, and esthetic protocols for placing and restoring implants in this one-year evidence-based, post-graduate certificate program taught by world-class faculty.

Implant Placement/GBR
Jan 12 – 16, 2021 – Los Angeles

Soft Tissue
Apr 1 – 4, 2020 – Los Angeles

Advanced GBR
Jun 3 – 6, 2020 – Los Angeles

Implant Esthetics
Sep 21 – 25, 2020 – Los Angeles



  • Place an implant predictably
  • Preserve bone
  • Maintain soft tissue correctly
  • Achieve Optimal Esthetics
  • Achieve a team approach with your patients and colleagues
  • Properly diagnose your case
  • Treatment plan for success
  • Graft bone
  • Manage and prevent complications
  • Manage and document your case from diagnosis to delivery
  • Understand and implement Digital Dentistry
  • Learn Waterlase Education Technology


  • Complete Implant Curriculum
  • 4 Classroom Sessions
  • 3 Online Modules
  • Live Surgery Demonstrations
  • Online Education Library
  • 300 Hours CE
  • Hands-On Workshops
  • Case Reviews & Exams
  • Literature Review
  • CT Treatment Planning Software
  • Online Support Forum
  • gIDE Certificate & one day certificate from Loma Linda University




Periodontist & Program Chair, Los Angeles

Dr. Jovanovic is considered one of the founders of guided bone regeneration (GBR). He was formally trained in periodontics at UCLA School of Dentistry in Implant Dentistry at Loma Linda University & in Prosthodontics at University of Aachen, Germany. He lectures extensively worldwide and has published over 60 articles and book chapters. Dr. Jovanovic practices dental implant therapy and bone & soft tissue reconstruction in Los Angeles. He is Founder and Academic Chairman of gIDE Institute, Associate Professor of Loma Linda University, Past-President of the European Association of Osseointegration (EAO) and Past-co-chairman of the UCLA dental implant center.

dr harel simon

Prosthodontist, Beverly Hills

Dr. Simon received his DMD degree from the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel in 1991 and received his specialty certificate in advanced prosthodontics from UCLA School of Dentistry in 2000. He has conducted research, published and lectured nationally and internationally on esthetics and implant prosthodontics. He currently serves on the editorial review board of the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry and Quintessence International. Dr. Simon practices in Beverly Hills, CA.




Prosthodontist, Loma Linda University

Dr. Joseph Kan completed his specialty training in Prosthodontics as well as the Master degree from the Implant Surgery from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry (LLUSD) in 1997. He is currently a Professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry and the research coordinator for the Implant Dentistry Program in LLUSD. He also maintains a private practice limited to Prosthodontics and Implant Surgery.


General Dentist, Milan, Italy

Dr. Euwe obtained his degree at the University of Utrecht (Holland). He studied under Dr. Sascha Jovanovic at UCLA from 1992 to 1996 and conducted clinical research on resorption of newly formed bone at the University of Milan. Dr. Euwe maintains a private practice focusing on periodontics and oral implantology. He lectures extensively in Italy and abroad on advanced implantology.


dr francesco Mintrone

Prosthodontist, Modena, Italy

Dr. Mintrone began his career as a dental technician and in particular, as a ceramist. Following his Degree in Dentistry with a prize at the University of Modena Italy, he began to improve his knowledge in prosthetic dentistry and implant surgery. He is an active member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED) and has his own dental practice, specializing in Prosthodontics and Esthetic Dentistry. Dr. Mintrone is an award-winning published clinician. He is invited to lecture globally due to his recognized expertise.




Join the full 4-Session Master Clinician Program for $18,400 or participate in the upcoming Soft Tissue session for $2,995. 


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