Credentials | Dr. Aldo Leopardi

Credentials | Dr. Aldo Leopardi 2016-10-18T13:48:30+00:00

 

Aldo Leopardi, BDS, DDS, MS

Curriculum Vitae

OFFICE ADDRESS:

7400 East Crestline Circle, Suite 235

Greenwood Village, CO 80111

Phone:(720) 488-7677

Fax:(720) 488-7717

Email: aldo@aldoleopardi.com

PERSONAL INFORMATION:

Place of Birth:

Adelaide, SA, Australia

POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING:

7/1990 – 6/1993

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry

Master of Science Degree and Certificate: Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics

Clinical training also in Maxillofacial and Implant Prosthodontics

1/1996 – 7/1997

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry, Detroit, Michigan

Doctor of Dental Surgery, awarded: 7/1997

1/1980-12/1984

University of Adelaide, South Australia, AUSTRALIA

School of Dentistry

Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Dental Degree awarded: 5/1985

LICENSURE STATUS:

5/1999 – Present

Colorado Registration

7/1997 – 2002

Michigan Registration

WORK HISTORY:

9/1999 – Present

Private Practice,

Practice Limited to Prosthodontics, Greenwood Village, Colorado

10/1999 – Present

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Colorado School of Dentistry

7/1997 – 8/1999

Assistant Professor

Director: Pre-Clinical Removable Prosthodontics

Preclinical and Clinical Instruction

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dentistry

10/1997 – 6/1999

Private Practice Limited to Prosthodontics, Plymouth, Michigan

1/1996 – 6/1997

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry, Detroit, Michigan

12/1993 – 11/1995

Sole Proprietor/Practitioner

Private Practice Limited to Prosthodontics

Parkway Medical Center

Robina, Queensland, AUSTRALIA

Fixed, Removable and Implant Prosthodontics

7/1990 – 6/1993

Assistant Clinical Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Undergraduate fixed Prosthodontic preclinical and clinical instruction

1/1985 – 5/1990

Private Practice Associateship, General Dentistry

Dr.’s Winwood and Mann, Elizabeth City Center, SA, AUSTRALIA

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

2006 – present

The Academy of Osseointegration

2003 – present

The Denver Implant Study Club: Founder and President

2003 – 2008

The International Congress of Oral Implantologists

1997 – present

The American Dental Association

1990 – present

The American College of Prosthodontists

2000 – 2004

The American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics

1985 – 1996

The Australian Dental Association

PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS ATTENDED:

National:

6/2009

2009 Dentsply North America Summit by the Sea, Tissue Wellness in Implant Dentistry, Key Biscayne, Florida

12/2005

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 2005 Dental Implant Conference, Chicago, Illinois

06/2004

The ICOI World Congress XXII, Las Vegas, Nevada

11/2003

The American Academy of Implant Dentistry 52nd Annual Meeting, Florida

04/2003

Nobel Biocare World Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada

06/2002

07/1996

20th International Symposium on Ceramics, San Diego, CA

15th International Symposium on Ceramics, Orlando, Florida

2000

1997

1996

1991

American College of Prosthodontists, Annual Session, Waikoloa, Hawaii

American College of Prosthodontists, Annual Session, Orlando, Florida

American College of Prosthodontists, Annual Session, Kansas City, Missouri

American College of Prosthodontists, Annual Session, Reno, Nevada

1996 to 1998

The American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, Annual Scientific Session, Chicago, Il

3.2009

3/2008

3/2007

3/2006

3/1999

Academy of Osseointegration 24rd Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA

Academy of Osseointegration 23rd Annual Meeting, Boston, MA

Academy of Osseointegration 22nd Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX

Academy of Osseointegration 21st Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA

Academy of Osseointegration 14 Annual Meeting, Palm Springs, CA

International:

10/1994

Nobel Biocare Team Days Conference, Sydney, Australia

Regional:

06/2008

Occlusion I Program: Dr. John Kois, Seattle, Colorado

01/2005

Functional Driven Occlusion: Speaker: Dr. John Kois, Denver, Colorado

7/2004

Implant Considerations in the Aesthetic Zone: Sponsor, Nobel Biocare.

Advanced Esthetics in the Premier Restorative Practice.  Speaker: Dr. Frank Spear, Prosthodontist, Healsburg, California

6/2004

Smart Steps Program and the Atlantis Abutment System.

Presenter: Dr. Scott D. Ganz, Prosthodontist, New Jersey

Sponsor: Zimmer Dental

4/2004

Implant Assisted Orthodontics and Prosthetic Treatment Planning.

Presenter: Dr. Frank Celenza, Orthodontist/Periodontist, Manhatten, New York

Sponsor: Dr. Ole T. Jensen, Denver, Colorado

9/2002

Dr. David McFadden, Prosthodontist: ITI Implant Prosthetic Overview

Marriot Southeast Denver, CO

6/2002

Restorative and Surgical Considerations in Implant Therapy

Nobel Biocare, Yorba Linda, CA, Presenter: Dr. Peter Wohrle

11/2000

Lifecore Biomedical: Restorative Implant Dentistry, Jeff Carlson, CDT

9/2000

Friadent Implant System: Restorative Considerations, Renzo C. Casellini, MDT

10/2000

Nobel Biocare, Replace Select Implant System, Dr. K. Hebel, Prosthodontist

1/2000

The Denver Midwinter Dental Convention, Denver, CO

9/1999

Dr. Howard Landesman, Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics, Denver, Colorado

1/1998

Aesthetic Dentistry for the 21st Century, Dr. Edward M. Narcisi

5/1996

A Potpourri of Prosthodontics, Michigan Prosthodontics Society, Birmingham, MI

PRECLINICAL TEACHING RESPONSIBILITIES:

6/1997 – 8/1999

Director

DCD 829, Preclinical Removable Prosthodontics

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

6/1997 – 5/1998

Co-Director

DCD-833, Preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics I

DCD-824, Preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics II

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

1/1997 – 5/1997

Instructor

DCD 829, Preclinical Removable Prosthodontics

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

9/1996 – 12/1996

Instructor

DCD-833, Preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics I

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

1/1996 – 5/1996

Instructor

DCD-824, Preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics II

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

9/1991 – 5/1992

Fixed Prosthodontics

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry

CLINICAL TEACHING RESPONSIBILITIES:

6/1997 – 8/1999

Senior Implant Program

Junior and Senior Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

9/1996 – 8/1999

Senior Comprehensive Care Prosthodontics,

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

5/1997 – 7/1997

5/1996 – 8/1996

Junior Complete Denture Clinical Course, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

1/1996 – 8/1999

Junior Prosthodontics, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

1/1993 – 6/1993

Senior fixed Prosthodontics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry

9/1990 – 5/1991

Department of Operative Dentistry,

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry

DIDACTIC TEACHING RESPONSIBILITIES:

6/1997 – 8/1999

Director

DCD 829, Preclinical Removable Prosthodontics

Responsibilities: lecturing, laboratory materials and student evaluation

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

11/1998

Lecture: Nightguard Vital Bleaching, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

9/1997, 10/1998

Lecture: Restoration of Endodontically Treated Teeth

DCD-833, Fixed Prosthodontics Course, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

4/1997

Lecture: Dental Porcelain and Color Theory,

DCD-824, Preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics II,

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

10/1996, 10/1997, 10/1998

Lecture: Fitting of the Restoration, Solder Relations, Occlusion and Cementation

DCD-833, Fixed Prosthodontics Course, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

10/1996, 10/1997

Lecture: Materials: Metals and Porcelain, Color Theory

DCD-833, Fixed Prosthodontics Course, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

10/1996, 9/1997, 10/1998

Lecture: Alginate Impressions and Stone Casts: Material Characteristics and Clinical Technique

DCD-815, Essential of Clinical Practice, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

9/1996

Lecture: Occlusal Vertical Dimension, Definition and Methods

DCD-829, Complete Denture Preclinical Course

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

8/1996

Lecture: Complete Denture Prosthodontics: Case Presentations

DCD-829, Complete Denture Preclinical Course,

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

4/1996

Lecture: Dental Porcelain: Materials, Laboratory Considerations, Case Presentations

DCD-824, Preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics II,

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

3/1996

Lecture: Materials: Provisional Crowns

DH-816, Dental Materials II, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

2/1996

Lecture: Indirect Aesthetic Materials: Dental Porcelain and Laboratory Processed Composite Resin, DH-816, Dental Materials II

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

2/1996

Lecture: Direct Aesthetic Materials: Composite Resin and Glass Ionomer Cement

DH-816, Dental Materials II, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

CONTINUING EDUCATION PRESENTATIONS:

07/2009

The Denver Implant Study Club: Treatmetn Planning Session: Hands on.  Denver, Colorado

06/2009

The Denver Implant Study Club: The Pearls of Implant Dentistry.  Denver, Colorado

03/2009

Implant Dentistry: Clinical and Scientific Update, Part II.  Sponsor, Dr. Aziz Bohra, Periodontist.  Phoenix, Arizona.

02/2009

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Colorado Division.  Topic: Anterior Abutment Selection: history and current concepts. Denver, Colorado.

01/2009

The Cleveland Academy of Advanced Dental Education.  Top-Down Approach to Dental Implant Treatment Planning: Parameters for Success in the Aesthetic Zone.

Implant Dentistry: Clinical and Scientific Update, Part I.  Sponsor, Dr. Aziz Bohra, Periodontist.  Phoenix, Arizona.

12/2008

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 2008 Dental Implant Conference.  Treatment of Failed Teeth 7, 8, 9 and 10 with Associated Significant Gingival Display: The Aesthetics Quagmire.  Chicago, Illinois.

11/2008

Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics.  Annual Meeting.  Topic: Top-Down Approach to Dental Implant Treatment Planning: Parameters for Success in the Aesthetic Zone.  Bonita Springs, Florida.

Seattle Study Club of Atlanta.  Complex Interdisciplinary Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations for the Partially Edentulous Patient.  What Does it Take to be Profitable in Implant Dentistry?  Interactive Group Treatment Planning of a Young Adult with Partial Anodontia: Team Treatment Planning.  Host: Dr. Colin Richman, Periodontist.  Atlanta, Georgia.

Dental Implant Complications.  Sponsor: The Denver Implant Study Club.  Denver, Colorado.

10/2008

Dental Implant Treatment Planning: Top Down Approach.  Sponsors: Allegheny General Hospital – Dr.’s David Dattilo, Jim Hall, Joseph Cillo and Mark Grenadier, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

The Institute of Dental Implant Awareness, 2008 Conference: Strategies for Success in a Convoluted Market.  Lecture topic: Conventional Three-Unit Fixed Partial Denture verses Dental Implant Therapy. Chicago, Illinois.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session three.  Fixed Considerations in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor: Dr. Richard Hoodenpyle, Periodontist, Franklin, NC

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session four.  Removable Considerations in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor: Dr. Michael Perry, Periodontist, Memphis, Tennessee.

Dental Implant Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations in the Aesthetic Zone.  Sponsor: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Group, Minneapolis, MN.

09/2008

What Does It Take To Be Profitable In Implant Dentistry?  Sponsor: The Northern Virginia Implant Study Club.  Dr. Stewart Graves, Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon.  Fairview, Virginia.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session two.  Treatment planning – group case presentations.  Sponsor: Dr. Richard Hoodenpyle, Periodontist, Franklin, NC

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session three.  Fixed Considerations in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor: Dr. Michael Perry, Periodontist, Memphis, Tennessee.

Complex Treatment Considerations in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor: Implant Educators. Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

08/2008

Literature Review Update: Implant Overdenture Therapy.  Sponsor: Dr. Brent Sanders, Periodontist.  Phoenix, Arizona.

07/2008

Overdenture Implant Therapy.  Sponsor: Black Hills District Dental Society

Dental Implant Treatment Considerations for the Completely Edentulous Patient. Sponsor: Dr. Phillip Cary, Oral and Maxillofaical Surgeon.  Canadaigua, New York

06/2008

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One.  Sponsor: Dr. Richard Hoodenpyle, Periodontist, Franklin, NC

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session two.  Treatment planning – group case presentations.  Sponsor: Dr. Michael Perry, Periodontist, Memphis, Tennessee.

05/2008

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, 24th Annual Scientific Session, New Orleans, Louisiana:

Dental Implant Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations – The Aesthetic Zone.

Esthetic Concepts and Techniques in Complete Denture Therapy.

Top Down Approach to Dental Implant Treatment Planning: Parameters for Success.  Sponsors: Dr.’s Robert Schlueter, Scott Schlueter and John Hoppin.  Periodontists.  St. Louis, MI.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One.  Sponsor: Dr. Michael Perry, Periodontist, Memphis, Tennessee.

Advanced Concepts in Implant Dentistry. Sponsor: Keystone Dental, Madison, Wisconsin.

Complex Treatment Considerations in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor: Implant Educators, Philadelphia, Pensylvannia.

04/2008

Treatment Considerations and Restorative Techniques in Fixed and Removable Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor, Dr. William Carroll, Periodontist, Toledo, Ohio.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Four – Overdenture Implant Therapy.  Sponsor: Dr. John Rogers, Periodontist, Medford, Oregon.

03/2008

Treatment Considerations and Restorative Techniques in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor, Dr. Michael Huber, Periodontist, Lonetree, Colorado.

Implant Dentistry: A scientific and Clinical update.  Sponsors: Dr. Michael Dachowski and Michael Shelkon, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Treatment Considerations and Restorative Techniques in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor, Dr. Thomas Schneider, Periodontist, Toms River, New Jersey.

02/2008

The Academy of Osseointegration, 23rd Annual Meeting, Boston, MA:

Implant Abutments, Pre-Contoured Components  (opening symposium)

Treatment of a Young Adult with Partial Anadontia (main forum)

Aesthetic Zone Immediate Provisionalization Techniques (corporate forum, Lifecore Dental)

Overdenture Implant Therapy.  Co-presentation with Dr. David Garber, Periodontist/Prosthodontist.  Sponsor: Lifecore Dental, Team Day Event, Los Angeles, CA.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Three – Fixed Considerations’  in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor: Dr. John Rogers, Periodontist, Medford, Oregon.

Dental Implant Therapy for the Edentulous Patient: Sponsor: Dr. Steve Exler, Periodontist, Los Angeles, CA.

12/2007

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Two – Treatment Planning/Group Case Presentation and Discussions. Sponsor: Dr. John Rogers, Periodontist, Medford, Oregon.

11/2007

Dental Implant Removable Overdenture Therapy: Biomechanical Approach to Treatment Planning and Prosthetic Considerations.  Sponsor: Dr. Joseph Goth, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania.

Dental Implant Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations: The Aesthetic Zone. Sponsor, Dr. Marc Stein, Vineland, New Jersey.

10/2007

The Partially Edentulous Patient: Dental Implant Treatment Planning and Aesthetic Zone Considerations. Sponsors: Dr. Joel Jaspen and Dr. Domenico Zito, Periodontists, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One. Sponsor: Dr. John Rogers, Periodontist, Medford, Oregon.

08/2007

Complex Treatment Considerations in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor: Implant Educators, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

Dental Implant Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations: The Aesthetic Zone. Sponsor: Dr. Chris Babcock, Louisville, Kentucky.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Three, Partially Edentulous Fixed and Overdenture Implant Therapy. Phoenix, Arizona, Sponsors: Dr. Aziz Bohra and Dr. Hudson Johnston, West Valley Periodontics

07/2007

Surgical and Restorative Challenges and Complications in Implant Dentistry. Sponsor: The Denver Implant Study Club, Denver, Colorado.

O5/2007

Dental Implant Therapy: Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations of the Partially Edentulous Patient.  Sponsor: Dr. Joseph Goth, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Two, Treatment Planning. Phoenix, Arizona, Sponsors: Dr. Aziz Bohra and Dr. Hudson Johnston, West Valley Periodontics.

04/2007

Dental Implant Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations: The Aesthetic Zone. Sponsor: Dr. Doug Mahn, Periodontist, Manassas, Virginia.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One. Phoenix, Arizona, Sponsors: Dr. Aziz Bohra and Dr. Hudson Johnston, West Valley Periodontics

03/2007

Provisionalization of Immediately Placed Dental Implants.  Lunch and Learn.  The American Academy of Osseointegration 22nd Annual Meeting.  San Anotonio, Texas.

Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor: Dr. Michael Perry, Memphis, Tennessee.

Dental Implant Therapy: The Aesthetic Zone.  Sponsor: Central Massachusetts Study Croup, Boston, Massachusetts.

Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations in the Partially Edentulous Patient. Sponsor: Central Oregon Dental Implant Study Club, Medford, Oregon.

02/2007

Aesthetic Zone Treatment Planning Considerations in Implant Dentistry. Sponsor: Dr. Philip Cary, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Canandaigua, New York.

SEQ CHAPTER h r 1Dental Implant Removable Overdenture Therapy: Biomechanical Approach to Treatment Planning and Prosthetic Considerations.  Sponsors: Dr. J. Brent Sanders, Periodontist, Peoria, Arizona.

01/2007

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Four, Fixed Considerations in Implant Dentistry. Phoenix, Arizona, Sponsors: Dr. Aziz Bohra and Dr. Hudson Johnston, West Valley Periodontics.

12/2006

Case Acceptance and Treatment Planning Considerations in Implant Dentistry.  Sponsor: Dr. Greg Vance, Periodontist, Lexington, Kentucky.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Three, Overdenture Implant Therapy. Phoenix, Arizona, Sponsors: Dr. Aziz Bohra and Dr. Hudson Johnston, West Valley Periodontics

09/2006

Paulina’s Promise Seminar Series.  Dental Implant Aesthetic Zone Treatment Planning and Clinical Considerations.  Denver, Colorado

American Academy of Periodontology.  Provisionalization Techniques and Considerations for the Prima Implant System: Aesthetic Zone Immediate Provisionalization.  Corporate Sponsor: Lifecore Biomedical.  San Diego, California

The Rocky Mountain Dental Study Club.  Aesthetic Zone Dental Implant Immediate Provisionalization.  Denver, Colorado

08/2006

The South Florida District Dental Association.  Overview of Dental Implant Treatment Planning and Aesthetic Zone Considerations.  Florida Keys, Florida

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Two, Treatment Planning. Phoenix, Arizona, Sponsors: Dr. Aziz Bohra and Dr. Hudson Johnston, West Valley Periodontics.

07/2006

Prosthetic Design for Long-Term Success. The Event, Lifecore 2006. Napa, CA

The Aesthetic Zone: Treatment Planning and Clinical Considerations to Maximize Patient Expectations and Treatment Outcomes. The Denver Implant Study Club, Denver CO

The Denver Implant Study Club.  The Aesthetic Zone: Treatment Planning and Clinical Considerations to Maximize Patient Expectations and Treatment Outcomes.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One. Phoenix, Arizona, Sponsors: Dr. Aziz Bohra and Dr. Hudson Johnston, West Valley Periodontics

06/2006

The Partially Edentulous Patient: Biomechanical and Restorative Considerations. The Denver Implant Study Club.  Denver, CO

The Aesthetic Zone: Treatment Planning, Biomechanical and Restorative Considerations. The Kansas Missouri Periodontal Study Club.  St. Louis, MO

05/2006

The Summit Dental Study Club. Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations in Implant dentistry.  San Diego, CA

The Summit Dental Study Club. Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations in Implant dentistry.  Phoenix, AZ

03/2006

The Consortium Dental Study Club. Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations in Implant Dentistry.  Philadelphia, PA

The Aesthetic Zone: Implications of Adjacent Implants.  Sponsor: Dr.’s Lytle and Tate, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Pasadena, CA

02/2006

Dental Implant Treatment Planning and Biomechanical Considerations: Sponsors: Dr’s Stephen Denbrock and Jay Crossland,  Foothills Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tuscon, AZ

Denver Implant Study Club: Overdenture Implant Therapy

01/2006

The Northern Virginia Dental Society. Treatment panning and restorative considerations in implant dentistry.

The Rocky Mountain Dental Convention. Implant dentistry for the dental team: the basics and beyond.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Four, Implant Overdenture Therapy.  Palm Springs, CA, Sponsors: The Mirage Center, Dr.’s Peter Scheer, Stephen Kreizenbeck and Phillip Seim, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

12/2005

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 2005 Dental Implant Conference, Chicago, Illinois. A Team Approach to Anterior Bone Graft Cases.  Co-presenter: Dr. Ole Jensen, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon.

11/2005

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Two, Treatment Planning

Palm Springs, CA, Sponsors: The Mirage Center, Dr.’s Peter Scheer, Stephen Kreizenbeck and Phillip Seim, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Single Implant System: Predictable Cement-On-Crown Implant Dentistry for the Posterior Zone. The Denver Implant Study Club.  Denver, CO

Dental Implant Treatment Planning and Restorative Considerations in the Anterior Zone.  Sponsor: Dr. Lester Machado, Oral and Maxillofcaial Surgeon.  San Diego, CA.

Dental Implant treatment Planning for the Edentulous and Partially Edentulous Patient.  Sponsor: Dr. Richard Squillaro, Periodontist.  Philadelphia, PA.

10/2005

Simplified Dental Implant Protocol

The Denver Implant Study Club.  Denver, CO

Dentistry by Choice, Speciality BootKamp. Dallas, Texas

09/2005

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One

Palm Springs, CA, Sponsors: The Mirage Center, Dr.’s Peter Scheer, Stephen Kreizenbeck and Phillip Seim, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Dental Implant Occlusion and Biomechanical Principals. Sponsors: Rocky Mountain Specialists Study Club, Dr.’s Haradon and Lackler, Periodontists, Colorado Springs

08/2005

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Four (Removable Implant Therapy).  Sponsor: Dr. Martin Tilley, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Kearney, Nebraska

07/2005

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Three (Removable Implant Therapy).  Sponsor: Dr. Lester Machado, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, San Diego, California

06/2005

Implant Therapy: Treatment Planning Update, Biomechanical, Immediate Placement/Proviisonalization and Complex Restorative Considerations:  Sponsors: Dr’s Koffler and Hollander, Periodontists, Novato Oaks, CA

05/2005

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Three (Fixed Implant Therapy).  Sponsor: Dr. Lester Machado, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, San Diego, California

Treatment Planning Update: Implant Therapy. Sponsors: Rocky Mountain Specialists Study Club, Dr.’s Haradon and Lackler, Periodontists, Colorado Springs

Single Stage Implant Therapy: Treatment Planning and Biomechanical Considerations. Sponsor: North County Oral and Maxillofacial Center, Dr. Gerald Unhold, San Diego, California

04/2005

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Three (Fixed Implant Therapy).  Sponsor: Dr. Martin Tilley, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Kearney, Nebraska

02/2005

Treatment Planning Consideration in Implant Dentistry. Sponsor: The Rocky Mountain Dental Study Club.  Vail, Colorado

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Two (Treatment Planning).  Sponsor: Dr. Lester Machado, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, San Diego, California

01/2005

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Two (Treatment Planning).  Sponsor: Dr. Martin Tilley, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Kearney, Nebraska

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One.  Sponsor: Dr. Lester Machado, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, San Diego, California

12/2004

Advanced Restorative Implant Considerations: Sponsor, Dr. Joel Jaspan, Periodontist, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

11/2004

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Four (Overdenture Implant Therapy).  Scottsdale, AZ, Sponsor: Dr. J. Brent Sanders, Periodontist

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One.  Sponsor: Dr. Martin Tilley, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Kearney, Nebraska

Denver Implant Study Club: Treatment Planning and Prosthetic/Surgical Complications.

10/2004

Overdenture Implant Therapy: Sponsor, Dr. Douglas Mahn, Periodontist, Manassa, Virginia

Advanced Restorative Implant Considerations: Sponsor, Dr. John Ross, Periodontist, Virginia Beach, Virginia

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Four (Overdenture Implant Therapy).  Palm Springs, CA, Sponsors: The Mirage Center, Dr.’s Peter Scheer, Stephen Kreizenbeck and Phillip Seim, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

9/2004

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Three (Fixed Restorations)

Scottsdale, AZ, Sponsor: Dr. J. Brent Sanders, Periodontist

Palm Springs, CA, Sponsors: The Mirage Center, Dr.’s Peter Scheer, Stephen Kreizenbeck and Phillip Seim, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Denver Implant Study Club: Overdenture Implant Therapy.

8/2004

Denver Implant Study Club: Screw Retained Restorations, Fixed and Removable Implant Laboratory Considerations.

Single Stage Implant Considerations: Immediate Placement and Provisionalization Criteria, Provisionalization Techniques, Treatment Planning, Sponsors: Rocky Mountain Specialists Study Club, Dr.’s Haradon and Lackler, Periodontists, Colorado Springs

7/2004

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Two (Treatment Planning)

Scottsdale, AZ, Sponsor: Dr. J. Brent Sanders, Periodontist

Palm Springs, CA, Sponsors: The Mirage Center, Dr.’s Peter Scheer, Stephen Kreizenbeck and Phillip Seim, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

6/2004

Poster/Table Clinic Presentation: Reconstruction of the Atrophic Maxilla: Retrievable Fixed Prosthetic Rehabilitation.  The ICOI World Congress XXII, Las Vegas, Nevada

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One

Palm Springs, CA, Sponsors: The Mirage Center, Dr.’s Peter Scheer, Stephen Kreizenbeck and Phillip Seim, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

5/2004

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One

Scottsdale, AZ, Sponsors: Dr. J. Brent Sanders, Periodontist

A retrospective look at where implant therapy began, the current standard of care, and where we are going…immediate loaded single stage implants

San Diego, CA, Sponsor: Dr. Lester Machado, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

A prosthodontic approach to complex implant restorative considerations

Bend, OR, Sponsor: Dr. Keith Krueger, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

03/2004

Denver Implant Study Club: Single Tooth Implant Therapy, Sponsor Nobel Biocare

02/2004

Removable Implant Prosthodontics: Phoenix, Arizona, Dr. Jason Augustine, Periodontist

Restorative Considerations in Implant Dentistry: The Western Colorado Dental Society, Grand Junction, Colorado

A retrospective look at where implant therapy began, the current standard of care, and where we are going…immediate loaded single stage implants.  The Mirage Center, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Peter Scheer, Palm Springs, California

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Four – Overdenture Therapy

Denver, CO, Sponsors: Dr.’s Curry and Latta, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

01/2004

Denver Implant Study Club: Increasing Implant Case Acceptance, Single Stage Implant Therapy.

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Three – Fixed Implant Therapy

Denver, CO, Sponsors: Dr.’s Curry and Latta, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

12/2003

The 21st Century study Club, Minneapolis, MN, Fixed Implant Prosthodontics.

11/2003

Denver Implant Study Club: Introduction of the BioHorizons Dental Implant System, and O-Ring Style Overdentures

10/2003

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Kearney, Nebraska, Sponsor: Dr. Martin Tilley, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Wilmington, NC, Sponsor: Dr. Bruce Arne, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Denver Implant Study Club: Introduction of the Nobel Perfect Scalloped Implant, and Complex Implant Restorative Considerations

9/2003

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Bend, Oregon, Sponsor: Dr. Keith Krueger, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Two – treatment planning

Denver, CO, Sponsors: Dr.’s Curry and Latta, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

8/2003

Denver Implant Study Club: Implant-Bar Overdenture Therapy

7/2003

Denver Implant Study Club: Screw Retained Restorations

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One – overview of implant therapy

Denver, CO, Sponsors: Dr.’s Curry and Latta, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

6/2003

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Statin Island, NY, CA, Sponsor: Dr.’s Hoffman and Stein, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

5/2003

Restorative Considerations in Implant Dentistry: Tulsa Endo Study Club, Tulsa, Oklahoma

Denver Implant Study Club: Cement Retained Restorations

4/2003

Denver Implant Study Club: Dental Implant Treatment Planning

3/2003

Advanced Implant Restorative Considerations

Novato Oaks, CA, Sponsors: Dr’s Koffler, Wootten and Hollander

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Westminster, MD, Sponsor: Dr. Arnold Sindler, Periodontist

Grass Valley, CA, Sponsor: Dr. Douglas Valentine, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

2/2003

Implant Overdentures

Scottsdale, AZ, Sponsor: Dr. J. Brent Sanders, Periodontist

Denver Implant Study Club: Single Tooth Implant Therapy

10/2002

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Albuquerque, New Mexico, Sponsor: Dr. Petra Mayer, Periodontist

9/2002

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Four

Denver, CO, Sponsors: Dr.’s Cosby, James and Patterson, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Cincinnati, Ohio, Sponsor: Oral and Facial Surgery Associates

8/2002

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Three

Denver, CO, Sponsors: Dr.’s Cosby, James and Patterson, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Baton Rouge, LA, Sponsor: Dr. John Barksdale

7/2002

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session Two

Denver, CO, Sponsors: Dr.’s Cosby, James and Patterson, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

6/2002

Implant Restorative Residency Program: Session One

Denver, CO, Sponsors: Dr.’s Cosby, James and Patterson, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Carson City, Nevada, Sponsor: Dr. Michael Almaraz, Periodontist

5/2002

An Overview of the Restorative Aspects of Implant Dentistry

Sponsor: Dr. Daniel Esposito, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Littleton, CO

Implant Fixed and Removable Treatment Modalities

The Arizona Branch of the Academy of Prosthodontists

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Manassas, Virginia, Sponsor: Dr. Douglas H. Mahn, Periodontist

San Jose, CA, Sponsor: Dr. Mitchell B. Day, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

4/2002

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Ames, Iowa, Sponsor: Dr. Frank Wingrove, Periodontist

3/2002

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Madison, WI, Sponsor: Center for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr.’s  Mark Jackson, Gary Sweeney and Geoffrey Warda

Reno, Nevada, Sponsor: Dr. Kenneth Lang, Periodontist

Implant Restorative Considerations for the Partially Edentulous Patient

Las Vegas, Nevada, Interdent 2002 National Meeting

2/2002

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Fresno Modera Dental Society, Representative: Dr. Ted Nakata

St. Simons Island, GA, Sponsor: Dr. Jeffery Capes, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

1/2002

Treatment Panning for Dental Implants

Sponsor: Dr. George Master, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Scottsdale, Arizona

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Daly City, CA, Sponsor: Dr. Sam Khoury, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Petaluma, CA, Dr.’s Koffler, Wooton, Hollander and Amaya, Periodontists

San Jose, CA, Sponsor: Dr. Donald Boyle, Periodontist

11/2001

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Maryville, TN, Sponsor: Dr. Timothy McConnell, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

10/2001

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Chico, CA, Sponsor: Dr.’s Fleming and Millard, Periodontists

Scottsdale, AZ, Sponsor: Dr. Peter Mellas, Periodontist

Bloomington MN, Sponsor: Dr. Neil Covin, Periodontist

9/2001

Endosseous Dental Implant Restorative Considerations and Aesthetic Considerations in Anterior Fixed Prosthodontics

Folsom, CA, Seattle Study Group

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Folsom, CA, Sponsor: Dr. Gordon Douglas, Periodontist

North Platte, NE, Sponsor: Dr. Steven Hinze, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

6/2001

Endosseous Dental Implant Restorative Considerations

Sponsors: Dr.’s Curry and Latte, Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons

Valley Country Club, Aurora, Colorado

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Scottsdale Marriott, AR, Sponsor: Dr.’s Lewis Robinson and David Barget, Periodontists

Folsom, CA, Lake Natoma Inn, Dr. Tanaka, Periodontist

4/2001

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Egan, Minnesota, Sponsor: Dr.’s Steven Selchow and Scott Rake

3/2001

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Scottsdale Marriott, AR, Sponsor: Dr. George Master

1/2001

Support Plus II Advanced Implant Restorative Program : Lifecore Biomedical

Pueblo Marriott, CO, Sponsor: Dr. Wayne Payne

Oklahoma City, OK, Sponsor: Dr. Stephan

11/2000

Endosseous Dental Implant Restorative Considerations

Sponsor: Dr. Michael Huber, Periodontist, Denver Marriott, Denver, Colorado

11/2000

Transmandibular Implant System Biomechanics

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

5/2000

Biofunctionality of the Transmandibular Implant System

9th International TMI Workshop, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

1/1998

Endodontically Treated Teeth: Restorative Considerations

Plymouth Research Institute, Plymouth, MI

12/1997

Esthetic Advances in Fixed Prosthodontics

Plymouth Research Institute, Plymouth, MI

11/1996

Post and Core Design, Material Selection Criteria and Restorative Considerations

Faculty In-Service, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

6/1995

Nightguard Vital Bleaching

Annual Meeting of the Australian Dental Hygienist Association

Brisbane, Queensland, AUSTRALIA

9/1994

Nightguard Vital Bleaching: Indications and Technique

Northern New South Wales Australian Dental Association

New South Wales, AUSTRALIA

Implant Dentistry: Applications in General Dental Practice

Northern New South Wales Australian Dental Association

New South Wales, AUSTRALIA

6/1994

Advanced Treatment Planning

Gold Coast Dental Study Group, Queensland, AUSTRALIA

IMPLANT SYSTEM CERTIFICATIONS:

Ankylos, 2008

BioLok, 2006

Camlog, 2005

Astra, 2003

BioHorizon, 2003

Friadent, 1999/2000

Straumann ITI, 1999

Lifecore Biomedical, 1999

Zimmer Dental, 1999

Transmandibular Implant System, 1998

3i Implant Systems, 1992

Branemark/Nobel Biocare Implant System, 1991

Interpore IMZ Implant System, 1990

AWARDS:

4/1998

Outstanding Sophomore Didactic Faculty Instructor

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

FACULTY:

2007/08

Implant Educators

2005

Dentistry by Choice, Specialty BootKamp

PUBLICATIONS:

7/2008

Aldo Leopardi.  Fixed Restorative Options for the Edentulous Maxilla.  Functional Esthetics and Restorative Dentistry, 2008 July;2(3):44-56

11/2004

Jensen OT, Leopardi A, Gallegos L.: The case for bone graft reconstruction including sinus grafting and distraction osteogenesis for the atrophic edentulous maxilla.  J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2004 Nov;62(11):1423-8

8/1999

Complete Denture Clinic Manual

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry

6/1993

Thesis: Three Dimensional Finite Element Analysis of the Transmandibular Implant System

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry