Innovations and Controversies in Esthetic Implant Therapy

Dr. Henry Salama

Dr. Henry Salama completed his undergraduate education at the State University of New York at Binghamton where he received a BS in Biology. He earned his DMD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Salama then pursued post-graduate specialties in Periodontics, Periodontal Prosthetics, and Fixed Prosthodontics as well as Implant Surgical Training and Implant Prosthetic Training.

In addition to joining Goldstein Garber & Salama, he continues to maintain his current position as Director of Implant Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Salama currently holds a Clinical Assistant Professorship at the University of Pennsylvania's Department of Restorative Dentistry.

Dr. Salama is the author of numerous scholarly publications, including several he co-authored in the field of inter-disciplinary treatment and implants. Dr. Henry is a sought-after lecturer and has spoken before dental conferences and seminars in the U.S., Europe and Israel, as well as Central and South America. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology, and the Academy of Osseointegration.

Clinicians today have access to an astounding array of new technology, tools and materials to utilize in their progressive and esthetically oriented practices.  However, none of them can ensure success if the treatment design is inadequate. This presentation will provide a blueprint for synergistically integrating digital diagnostics with new biomaterial technology and surgical protocols to overcome esthetic challenges and predictably achieve successful implant results in the anterior region. In additific guidelines for the utilization of new regenerative products will be outlined as well as new applications for future enhancement.