2-Day Introduction Mini Implant Certification Course September 22nd-23rd, 2023

Join Todd Shatkin, DDS, alongside other Shatkin F.I.R.S.T. lecturers, for a two-day event featuring hands-on training and live surgery. This course will cover mini dental implant treatment planning, case selection, and placement procedure as well as marketing mini implants for your practice.

Experience hands-on training placing implants utilizing prefabricated surgical stents. Watch at least two live surgeries as Dr. Shatkin demonstrates the F.I.R.S.T. technique. Learn from guest lecturers as they share their experiences with mini dental implants.

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ADA SmileCon 2023 in Orlando, FL – October 5th-7th, 2023

Join Todd Shatkin, DDS for the 2023 Annual Session of the American Dental Association (ADA) SmileCon 2023 in Orlando, Florida on October 5th, 6th and 7th.

Orange County Convention Center
9800 International Dr. Orlando, FL 32819

Dr. Shatkin will be giving two lectures on the main stage educating dentists from around the world on his patented F.I.R.S.T.® Technique (Fabricated Implant Restoration and Surgical Technique). Stop by booth #2217 to register to win a FREE Mini-Dental Implant Course in Buffalo, NY ($995 Value!)


2023 Tennessee Academy of General Dentistry Annual Session – October 12th-14th, 2023

Join Todd Shatkin, DDS for the 2023 Annual Session of the Tennessee Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) held in Gulf Shores, Alabama.

The Lodge at Gulf State Park
21196 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

On Friday, October 13th 2023, Dr. Todd E. Shatkin will be lecturing for the entire day on the benefits of minimally invasive implant procedures. Shatkin F.I.R.S.T. will also be sponsoring the Shrimp Boil on Thursday night, October 12th from 6-8pm.

Come join us for delicious food, engaging conversation, and exceptional education that promises to enrich both your palate and practice!

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2-Day Advanced Mini Implant Certification Course November 16th-17th, 2023

Dr. Todd Shatkin, DDS has placed over 35,000 mini dental implants. He has utilized mini implants for denture stabilization, single and multiple tooth replacements and full arch reconstructions with a success rate exceeding 95%.

Join him and many other field experts in this 2-Day Advanced Mini Dental Implant Course for multiple live surgeries and a hands-on learning experience with F.I.R.S.T. techniques.

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Optional 3rd Day: Botox Training & Certification – November 18th, 2023

Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr. MD, FACS

Learn from an international lecturer and award winning Board Certified Plastic Surgeon about facial aesthetics and the therapeutic benefits of neurotoxin (Botox) on aesthetics as well as functional treatment for bruxism/TMJ and preservation of dental restorations, dental implants, and gummy smile.

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Meet The Shatkin F.I.R.S.T.® Lecturers

We are here to educate, innovate, motivate and empower you to integrate implants into your dental practice with confidence and efficiency. Sign up for an upcoming course today!

Andrea Smith, DDS

Andrea Smith, DDS


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