"The Summit on Advanced Dental Implant Studies is where the clinical leaders and future leaders come together and address the greatest challenges and opportunities of the day so as to positively alter the course of care of tomorrow."
"The audience is as important and as engaged as the speakers on the podium."
"The Summit's purpose is not just to educate, it is to inspire."
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It's a matter of choice but is it just a matter of choice?
The cards have been dealt; evaluating the cards involves an infinite number of considerations, calculations and understanding of the predictability of success associated with your next course of action. Your choice along with factors that you can and cannot control will impact the longevity of the game. Your ability to change your hand or play more than one hand at a time impacts the sophistication of the game as well as the opportunity for a greater pay off. Now you understand the cards that you are holding, everyone that can see your hand agrees with your assessment. It is now a matter of choice. How will you choose to play the game?
The sophistication of the diagnosis will vary based on the diagnostic skill sets and tools available to the clinician, but ultimately a consensus can be reached on the diagnosis. The choice of treatment plans will always vary as they should. The appropriate selection should be based primarily on the patient’s desires, but that is not even appropriate if the clinician and the patient is ignorant of options as well as the consequences of choosing a course of treatment. The better the clinician and the patient is aware of the risk, benefits, predictability, morbidity, longevity, cost and future implications of their clinical choice of treatment the more likely chance that treatment success and patient satisfaction.
When it comes to clinical treatment options it is not just a matter of choice. An understanding of the implications of different treatment choices over a period of time, as well as the possibilities offered by new developing treatment trends and technologies on the horizon, make the selection of an appropriate treatment plan extremely sophisticated. The 2017 Summit on Advance Dental Implant Studies will focus on technologies that will enhance differential diagnosis as well as highlight treatment plan options for significant clinical.