TeethXpress full arch courses in Birmingham, AL


TeethXpress Full Arch Immediate Load Course with Live Surgical & Restorative Demonstration

TeethXpress is a comprehensive full-arch protocol and business program combining advanced dental implant technologies with practice tools to increase patient acceptance for full arch immediate load therapy.

This comprehensive two-day course with live surgical and restorative demonstration will train the team (surgeon, restorative dentist and lab technician) on full arch conversions with a special focus on patient identification, case acceptance and business development strategies. Attendees who become Certified TeethXpress Providers will get added to the exclusive TeethXpress provider network and receive full access to the CaseXpress® armamentarium of practice development tools.

For best results, it is strongly recommended that surgical specialists, referring dental colleagues and a preferred dental laboratory technician attend as a team. Surgeons are expected to have intermediate to advanced experience in dental implant surgery.

About TeethXpress

What to expect from TeethXpress

Observe & Participate

Participants will observe a live surgery with instruction on bone reduction techniques and implant placement, followed by an immediate load conversion of a full-arch provisional prosthesis.

A surgical and restorative hands-on model based workshop will give each team the opportunity to place implants and perform a "chair-side" provisional denture conversion.

Topics & Exercises

  • best practices for full arch clinical and marketing success
  • live surgery & immediate load observation
  • comprehensive hands-on training
  • systems for achieving case acceptance
  • adopting a clinical team approach for the surgical specialist, restorative doctor and laboratory

Meet The Faculty

Dr. Sims

Dr. Kevin Sims

Birmingham, AL

Dr. Kevin M. Sims practiced for several years first as a radiological technologist then as a critical care pharmacist in several hospitals in Nevada, Idaho and Alabama. He then graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Dentistry in 1994, and then completed a three-year residency program in Periodontics at UAB, receiving his Masters of Science in Oral Biology as well. Dr. Sims served as a research fellow during the final year of his residency and completed research in animal modeling for future regenerative procedures and is the first Distinguished Young Alumni Award recipient of UAB School of Dentistry. Dr. Sims is a fellow of the American College of Dentists, fellow of the International College of Dentists, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. Using both guided and non-guided surgical approaches, Dr. Sims has successfully performed hundreds of full arch immediate load procedures since 2007.

Dr. Andrew Ferrier

Dr. Andrew Ferrier

Lafayette, CA

Dr. Andrew Ferrier earned his dental degree from UCLA and completed the three year Prosthodontic Residency Program at UCSF. For the past 8 years, he has treated patients with full arch immediate load treatment concepts in his private practice and for a dental implant center. Dr. Ferrier serves as the staff prosthodontist for the Head and Neck surgery department of Kaiser Hospital in Oakland. He has completed over 1,000 arches and conducted thousands of maintenance visits and patient consultations. Dr. Ferrier has held a position of assistant clinical professor at UCSF. He lectures internationally on a broad variety of topics including implants, CEREC, and dental practice management.

Dr. Row

Dr. William Roe
Tuscaloosa Dental Arts

Tuscaloosa, AL

Dr. William Roe is a 2002 graduate of the University of Alabama School of Dentistry, where he was a member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society and received the Excellence in Research Award, American College of Prosthodontics Award, International College of Dentistry Award and studied abroad in Japan. In 2005, Dr. Roe completed a 3 year post graduate program in Prosthodontics where he was Chief Resident. In 2008, Dr. Roe joined University General Dentistry and started Tuscaloosa Dental Arts, an independent dental lab specializing in implant restorations and hybrid bars. His special interests include restorations with dental implants ranging from single tooth to full mouth reconstruction while focusing on cosmetically beautiful and natural looking teeth to restore function as well as esthetics.


Clinical Training • Marketing Training • Laboratory Training

before TeethXpress

after TeethXpress


Clinical Training

When proven clinical techniques are applied, immediate occlusal loading has a documented success rate of over 95 percent.1 In this course, we will demonstrate:

  • Live implant surgery and the TeethXpressĀ® method of immediate fixed conversion
  • Best practices for applying a team methodology with the surgical specialist, restorative doctor and laboratory
  • Predictable implant placement, including anterior/posterior spread, ridge reduction, torque values, vertical dimension, etc.
  • How to minimize chair time for optimal patient care and efficiency

Marketing Training

While many clinicians are well trained in full arch reconstruction, the greater challenge is often understanding how to attract and influence ideal candidates for this procedure. In this course, we will demonstrate:

  • How to identify and attract a consistent stream of TeethXpress cases in your practice
  • How to achieve higher case acceptance for full arch implant dentistry
  • How edentulous, partially-edentulous and fully-dentate immediate load candidates are motivated differently

Laboratory Training

The TeethXpress treatment planning methodology incorporates the laboratory throughout the process, with special focus on the immediate conversion. Laboratories wishing to become proficient and efficient in full arch immediate load will learn:

  • Effective strategies for treatment planning with the surgical specialist and dentist
  • Laboratory conversion techniques through a hands-on session and observation of a conversion process during a live surgery
  • Systems required for becoming the go-to immediate load laboratory within your local market

16 CE Hours

Clinical Training • Marketing Training • Laboratory Training

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Course Agenda

7:30am - 8:00am
8:00am - 12:00pm
Patient Identification & Treatment Workup
12:00pm - 1:00pm
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Live Surgery & Conversion
Group Dinner

Subject to change

8:00am - 10:30am
Hands-on Implant Placement & Denture Conversion Lab
10:30am - 12:00pm
Team Alignment / Implementation
12:00pm - 1:00pm
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Case Acceptance Strategies & Financing
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Final Restorative Steps

Course Tuition

TeethXpress Destinations

Get in Touch

Contact Info

2300 Riverchase Center
Birmingham, AL 35244
P: 205.986.1237



Oral Reconstruction Foundation

16 CE credit hours

Approved PACE Program Provider FAGD/MAGD Credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. 6/1/2016 to 5/31/2020. Provider ID# 219038.

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