McGarry Implant Institute Hands-On Cadaver Workshop

Into Thin Air… Sinus Grafting Course

Oklahoma City, OK October 22-23, 2010

Thomas J. McGarry, D.D.S.
Gary Brousell, D.D.S., P.A.
Lars O. Bouma, D.D.S., M.S., F.A.C.P.

Course Overview

This course is designed to provide the clinician with the ability to identify the need for site development for optimum anatomic implant placement.

Lecture material will cover patient examination, treatment planning — both surgical and prosthetic — as well as tissue and bone management.

This course will include in-depth coverage of:

  • Anatomy
  • Radiology and cone-beam imaging
  • Surgical instrumentation
  • Surgical techniques including suturing finesse
  • Bone grafting material selection
  • Debridement and grafting of extraction sites

Restoration of anatomic integrity for implant placement will be practiced on both models and fresh frozen cadaver specimens.

Course Objectives

  • Recognize indications for successful grafting
  • Identify the prosthetic need for site development
  • Become familiar with techinques for immediate sinus grafting and implant placement
  • Differentiate indications for closed (osteotome) vs. open (lateral) access sinus grafting
  • Become familiar with osteotome (closed) grafting techniques


Friday, October 22, 2010

7:30 am Registration/Continental Breakfast
8:00 am Lateral wall sinus augmentation techniques
9:30 am Patient case review
10:30 am Implant placement and internal sinus lift (bump) surgery demo
12:00 pm Lunch (provided)
1:00 pm Lateral wall sinus elevation and graft surgery demo
2:30 pm Immediate implant placement and grafting surgical video
Selection of graft materials and membranes
4:00 pm Site augmentation techniques –case review

Saturday, October 23, 2010

8:00 am Anatomy and physiology of sinus review
9:30 am iCAT workshop
10:30 am Cadaver workshop
1:30 pm Lunch (provided)
2:30 pm Lateral wall augmentation case reviewnes
3:30 pm Closed augmentation case review
4:30 pm Bisphosphonates


“Dr. McGarry is an approachable and talented teacher. I give him my highest recommendation.”

L. Stephen Buchanan, Endodontist
Santa Barbara, CA

“Tom’s vast experience with surgical implant placement and prosthodontics, Gary’s surgical expertise and experience combined with Lars’ imaging techno-expertise make this the ultimate sinus grafting course.”

John A. Sorensen, Prosthodontist
Portland, OR


Thomas McGarry Thomas J. McGarry, D.D.S.
Dr. McGarry received his D.D.S. degree in 1975 from the University of Missouri at Kansas City, his Certificate of Prosthodontics in 1978 from UCSF/VA San Francisco, and became a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics in 1991. He is a fellow in the American College of Prosthodontists and has served as President of the College. He is a member of the ADA, Academy of Osseointegration, American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, Academy of Prosthodontics, Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics and the American College of Dentists.
Dr. McGarry maintains a full-time private practice limited to Prosthodontics.
Gary Brousell, D.D.S., P.A. Gary Brousell, D.D.S., P.A.
Dr. Brousell is a graduate of Temple University School of Dentistry. His graduate training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is from Roosevelt Hospital in New York. He is a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, a Member of The Academy of Osseointegration and a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He has lectured internationally on dental implants and bone grafting techniques.
Dr. Brousell maintains a private practice in New Jersey limited to Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Lars O. Bouma, D.D.S., M.S., F.A.C.P. Lars O. Bouma, D.D.S., M.S., F.A.C.P.
Dr. Bouma completed his D.D.S. (1994) at Baylor and after a GPR at the VA/Little Rock, AR, he served in the USAF as a general dentist. He received his Certificate in Prosthodontics and a Master of Science degree from the University of Texas/San Antonio and became a diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics in 2002.
Dr. Bouma served as Chief of Prosthodontics, Dental Laboratory Flight Commander and Assistant Director for the AEGD Residency while stationed at Offutt Air Force Base in Omaha, NE.
Dr. Bouma maintains a full-time private practice limited to Prosthodontics.

General Information

To Register

Call 405.755.7777
Download the brochure and registration form.


Course participants will receive:

  • Certificate of Completion
  • 16 hours of Continuing Education credit
  • Course manual
  • Continental breakfast, lunch
  • Dinner Friday evening


The workshop will be conducted at our facility
located just west of Mercy Hospital:
McGarry Implant Institute
4517 Memorial Circle,
Oklahoma City, OK 73142

Suggested Accommodations

La Quinta Inn/Quail Springs * $99
3003 West Memorial Road
Hampton Inn Quail Springs
13500 Plaza Terrace
Springhill Suites by Marriott * $99
3201 W. Memorial Road
Holiday Inn Express OKC Northwest * $89
3520 NW 135th
Mariott Courtyard
13511 North Highland Park Blvd
Hilton Garden Inn OKC North Quail Springs
3201 NW 137th Street
Please make your reservations directly with the hotel. * Request the McGarry Implant Institute rate!

This program is sponsored in part by unrestricted educational grants from our corporate sponsors.

Cancellation Policy: Confirmed registrants unable to attend may obtain a refund (less a $100 admin fee) by notifying McGarry Implant Institute no later than 4 weeks prior to the course start date. Cancellations from 2-4 weeks prior will be refunded 50% of the full course fee. Cancellations of less than 2 weeks and “no shows” will be eligible for no refund. The McGarry Implant Institute reserves the right to cancel a course with the full fee refunded.
McGarry Implant Institute will not be responsible for expenses incurred by the registrant.

Accreditation: The McGarry Implant Institute is an ADA CERP recognized provider.
Participants: Continuing education credits issued for participation in the CE activity may not apply toward license renewal in all states. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirements of his/her licensing boards.

The formal continuing education programs of this sponsor are accepted by the AGD for Fellowship/Mastership credit. Sponsors

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