Current Materials and Restorative Techniques


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About The Presenter

Dr. John O. Burgess is a graduate of Emory University School of Dentistry. He received his M.S. in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, Texas, completed a one year General Practice Residency and a two year General Dentistry Residency.

Currently, Dr. Burgess is Professor and Assistant Dean for Clinical Research at UAB.

Friday, December 7, 2012
9am to 4:30pm – (Lunch on Your Own – Noon to 1:30)(CST)

Location: Franklin Marriott Cool Springs 700 Cool Springs Blvd. | Franklin, TN 37067. Special UT Room Rate at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs. Contact the CE Office at 901.448.5386 for more information

  • Credit: 6 credit hours
  • Tuition: Dentist $200 Auxiliary: $150
    After Dec 1: Dentist $225 Auxiliary $175

This meeting is cosponsored by The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Dentistry and The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry.

Special Offer

Book this course with the Saturday morning courses Identifying Methamphetamine Abuse and Developing a Treatment Protocol and Chemical Dependency: The Dental Professional’s Resources for Recovery for a discounted rate!

All tuition and fees are due in full at the time of registration. Class space is limited; registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration less than 10 business days prior to the course is subject to available space and a $25 late registration fee.


Course Description

This course will provide a strong foundation for the practicing dentist as well as update their knowledge in current materials and successful restorative techniques. The newest universal adhesives, bulk fill composites, ceramic and self-adhesive cements will be covered in detail. Improve your practice of dentistry by understanding which materials work, where they are successful and which predictable techniques can handle many of your everyday clinical problems. This fast paced course will improve your dental practice, your selection of dental materials, and provide information you can use in your office the next day!

The University of Tennessee College of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

The University of Tennessee designates this activity for 6 hours continuing education credits.