CE Webminar #2 November 17, 2021


Topic: “Morse Taper Connections: A Surgical and Prosthetic Advantage in Everyday Implant Dentistry”
Speaker: Dr. Joshua Shieh
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Fee: Free (Limited to CCDSBC Members only)

Objective: Discuss versatility, ease of use and clinical benefits in various clinical applications of teeth replacement with dental implants. We will have cases discussions covering:

  • Anterior immediate esthetic case
  • Premolar + GBR or soft tissue management case
  • Straight forward single molar / immediate molar
  • Full arch All on 4
  • Multiple implants + Soft Tissue + Sinus Lift

The Speaker: 

Dr. Joshua Shieh is a third generation clinician who’s family holds a tradition of dentistry since 1937.  He graduated from South India’s acclaimed Dr. MGR Medical University in 2006 and was awarded the “Student Plaque Award for the Most Outstanding Student” by the International College of Dentists in Washington DC. He worked at various positions in management, clinical, and academics for 3 years at his alma mater and returned to complete his Master’s degree program in the subject of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry in 2012. Dr. Shieh currently serves as a clinical instructor at the Oral Rehabilitation Centre, Grad Periodontics clinic at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto and volunteers as a committee member at the Ontario Dental Association. A fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantology (ICOI), member to the American Academy of Aesthetic and Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), commits his efforts with special interests in hard and soft tissue regeneration related to implant dentistry.

CE Night #2 December 16, 2020

Topic: “Bone Grafting for Implants in Areas of Significant Bone Loss & Novel Solutions with Implant Dentistry

Speaker: Dr. Jason Choi & Dr. David Yang
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Fee: Free (Limited to CCDSBC Members only)


  • Surgical techniques for bone grafting
  • Apply existing digital dentistry tools to solve unique clinical challenges

The Speaker: 

Dr. Jason Choi is a Certified Specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery who provides the full scope of surgical treatment for the oral-facial complex. Dr. Choi completed his dental education at the University of Southern California and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery training at Montefiore Medical Center in New York.

Dr. David Yang is the Provincial Practice Leader of Oral and Maxillofacial
Surgery for BC Cancer. He has a keen interest in jaw necrosis and implant
reconstruction, topics on which he has presented locally and internationally

CE Night #2 (3 CE credit) November 07, 2012 (Wednesday)

Topic (1): “Using AstraTech & Ankylose dental implants in the esthetically demanding anterior pre-maxilla” (Dr. Kenneth K.S. Lee)
Topic (2): “Setting up the backdrop and taking control of the emergence profile of your anterior restorations” (Dr. Michelle M. Lee)

This lecture is sponsored by Dentsply Implants. 

Speaker: Drs. Kenneth K.S. & Michelle M. Lee

Venue: Radisson President Hotel, 8181 Cambie Road, Richmond, BC
Time: 6:00 p.m. (registration) 6:30 p.m. (dinner) 7:30 p.m. (lecture)
Fees: Free (members) $90 (non-members)


This presentation will cover the use of a bone-level platform switch designed dental implants to achieve beautiful esthetic results in the maxillary anterior region. With a combined clinical experience of more than 56 years, Drs. Kenneth and Michelle Lee will use clinical cases to demonstrate how to manage and treatment plan esthetically demanding situations. The use of a screw-retained temporary crown to mould and shape the “emergence profile” will be illustrated.

The Clinician:

Dr. Kenneth Lee, DDS, FRCD(C), FCDS(BC) is a certified Periodontist as well as Prosthodontist in Vancouver, BC. He did his undergraduate education at University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC, his dental education at McGill University in Montreal, Que, and graduate periodontics training at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA. He is a Fellow of The Royal College of Dentists of Canada in both Periodontics and Prosthodontics, as well as a Fellow of The College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia in both Periodontics and Prosthodontics. In addition, Dr. Lee is a Fellow of The American College of Dentists, and a Fellow of the International Team of Implantology (ITI ) organization of Switzerland. He holds an Adjunct Professor appointment at the Faculty of Dentistry of McGill University in Montreal, as well as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Dentistry at the UBC, and formerly an Affiliate Assistant Professor at the Graduate Periodontics Program at The University of Washington in Seattle. He has lectured extensively in North America and overseas, and has been mentoring several dental study clubs for over 32 years.

Dr. Michelle M. Lee, DMD, MSD, FRCD(C), FCDS(BC), is a certified Periodontist who received her dental degree from McGill University, Montreal, Que., and subsequently completed two years of training in hospital dentistry and general practice at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Following her hospital training, Dr. Lee completed the periodontics specialty program and received her certificate in addition to a Master of Science from the University of Washington. Dr. Lee currently maintains a private periodontics practice with her father, Dr. Kenneth K.S. Lee, in Vancouver, BC, and is also a part-time clinical assistant professor at the University of British Columbia. She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and the College of Dental Surgeons of BC, and is past president of the BC Society of Periodontists.

CE#4 April 4, 2012 (Wednesday)

Topic:“Predictable Anterior Implant Esthetics: Success utilizing the latest research, techniques and technology“

This lecture is sponsored by NOBEL BIOCARE.

Speaker: Dr. Frederick Li


Patient esthetic expectations have never been greater. Despite the high success rate of dental implant restorations it still remains a challenge to mimic the shape and appearance of natural teeth, particularly in the anterior zone. Implants are just not the same as teeth. Learn how the latest research, techniques and technology can help to achieve aesthetic anterior implant restorations.

The Clinician:

Dr. Frederick Ligraduated from the University Of Manitoba College Of Dentistry, and then completed two years of dental residency in hospital facilities associated with Cornell Medical Center and Columbia University in New York. He gained surgical implant experience from some of the top implant surgeons and prosthodontists in the Greater New York Region. Dr. Li is also a graduate of the Misch Implant Institute, a fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and an associate fellow of the Academy of Implant Dentistry. Dr. Li limits his practice to implant dentistry in Vancouver. He mentors a large surgical implant study club locally and also gives various other programs in British Columbia on implant dentistry.