John H Hardeman DDS, MD is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon and has been practicing for 28 years. After a successful career in private practice, Dr. Hardeman has transitioned into an academic position at the University Of Florida College Of Dentistry. He currently holds a position of clinical assistant professor and is the program director for the OMFS residency at UF/Shands. He graduated from the University of Missouri- Kansas City School of Dentistry and the University of Illinois College of Medicine and completed his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL. His clinical interests include dentoalveolar surgery, trauma and trauma reconstruction, pathology and implants. He has extensive experience in the area of hard- and soft-tissue grafting in preparation of the oral cavity for future implant placement. Further areas of interest include team organization and preparation for office-based emergencies, and he has created several; web-based programs to facilitate the training of dental teams for unexpected emergencies.
Simultaneous bone augmentation and implant placement is now possible using contemporary bone grafting solutions such as the allograft ring. Develop new skills to perform advanced and complex techniques using this innovative, one-step procedure. Receive training from Dr. Bernhard Giesenhagen, the inventor of the allogenic bone technique, while gaining valuable hands-on experience using an allograft ring product. Participants should be trained in complex bone grafting and implant procedures prior to attending. Priority will be given to surgical specialties.