A Hands-On Course in Pulp Therapy and Restorative Dentistry in Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Lance Kisby

Dr. Kisby is a graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.  After he completed his Residency in Pediatric Dentistry at Floating Hospital at New England Medical Center in Boston,  Dr. Kisby was Chief of Pediatric Dentistry and Assistant Director of Dentistry at R.I. Hospital in Providence.  He then went on to spend 17 years in private practice in Massachusetts until accepting the position of Chief of Pediatric Dentistry at St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury, CT.  Board Certified in Pediatric Dentistry since 1983, a former Contributing editor to the Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry as well as Master of the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Kisby had previously created two pediatric Dental Residencies, one in Danville, Pa and a second in Wilmington, De, and was Program director of both programs.  Dr. Kisby is a Clinical Instructor in Pediatric Dentistry at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and Associate Clinical Instructor at Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry.  Dr. Kisby brings over 40 years of clinical and teaching experience to bring new and exciting techniques and insights to those who treat children.

Cost: $299.00

Nov 6, 2020

Registration: 7:30 am
Course: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Continental Breakfast and Lunch provided

Location: Ritz Carlton, 801 Key Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21230

CE: 7 Participation CE Credits

Course Synopsis:

This course will cover the latest pulp therapy techniques in primary teeth and the use of new dental restorative materials in Pediatric Dentistry.  The topic of pulp therapy will include Biodentine pulpotomies, Cvek pulpotomies for dental trauma, indirect pulp caps with GIC, and the Hall Technique.  The restorative component will discuss new composites and their use in the Slot Prep, SDF (Silver Diamine Fluoride), and when to use SDF for SMART (Silver Modified Atraumatic Restorative Technique).


  1. List and describe the steps and indications for a Biodentine pulpotomy
  2. Know the indications, contraindications, and the steps for an indirect pulp cap
  3. Describe the steps for a Slot Prep using GIC and new restorative materials
  4. List and describe the steps of the Hall technique
  5. Describe the indications and the steps for Silver Diamine Fluoride and when to use the SMART Technique

Learning Goals:

  1. Attendees will learn the indications and the steps for an MTA/Biodentine pulpotomy
  2. Attendees will learn the indications and the steps for a GIC indirect pulp cap
  3. Attendees will learn the indications for a Slot Prep and use new restorative materials for the open and closed sandwich technique in primary and permanent teeth.
  4. Attendees will learn when to use the Hall technique in primary teeth
  5. Attendees will learn the advantages of SDF and when to use only SDF and when to incorporate the SMART technique

In the Hands-on part of the course:

  1. Attendees will do a Biodentine pulpotomy on dentoform teeth with ‘pulps’
  2. Attendees will do a slot prep on dentoform teeth and restore it with new composites using the Garrison Matrix System

Corporate Sponsors



Dental Seminars, LLC
Dr. Emma Galvan, Executive Director

3904 E. Joppa Rd
Nottingham, MD 21236
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Approved PACE Program

Approved PACE Program

Approved PACE Program FAGD/MAGD Credit Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. 09/01/2018 to 08/31/2022. Provider ID #360416