Future Meeting Dates

  • October 22-24, 2015
  • October 20-22, 2016
  • October 19-21, 2017
  • October 18-20, 2018

Where is the Meeting

The Delta Grand Okanagan Resort and Conference Centre

1310 Water Street Kelowna, British Columbia
Toll-free: 1-800-465-4651
Phone: 250-763-4500

UBC Summer Student Practitioner Program

The Summer Student program provides incoming fourth-year dental students with an opportunity to be part of the day-to-day operation of a dental practice and it is open to students who have successfully completed their third year of DMD studies.

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Thursday-Saturday, October 23-25, 2014 • Delta Grand Okanagan Resort • Kelowna, British Columbia

TODS Workshop – Dr. Tassos Irinakis

WORKSHOP SOLD OUT! Single Socket Bone Grafting & Ridge Augmentation For The General Practitioner

Saturday October 26, 2013 8:3am – 12:30pm

This workshop is for dentists only, is limited attendance, no auditing permitted and you must pre-register.  Attendance of Friday October 25, 2013 lecture presentation is a pre-requisite for the workshop.

Dr. Tassos Irinakis

Dr. Tassos Irinakis





Generously Co-sponsored By Citagenix

This half day program is designed to teach participants surgical procedures that are connected to achieving predictable implant site development and to enhance esthetic restorative success.

- Atraumatic Extraction will be shown and practiced with the appropriate instrumentation & guidelines on pig mandibles

- Socket Preservation/Regeneration techniques and materials will be demonstrated and taught so that they can be applied to your practice.

- Lateral Ridge Augmentation key concepts and decision making factors will be discussed and analyzed throughout the course.

- Avoiding pitfalls and management of complications will also be addressed.

The goal of this course is to provide dentist participants with the opportunity to learn, plan and practice these techniques in order to apply the knowledge to their practice upon completion of the course with confidence. 


Dr. Tassos Irinakis is a Certified Specialist in Periodontics and one of the current leaders in comprehensive Implant Patient Care & Implant Education for Dental Professionals. He serves the community in various positions, such as his private practice specializing in Implant & Periodontal care in Vancouver (BC), Kamloops (BC), Campbell River (BC) and his affiliation with Vancouver General Hospital.

He is the Director of Graduate Periodontics & Implant Surgery at the University of British Columbia (UBC) and serves the Division of Periodontics as a Clinical Associate Professor. He is an International Faculty member of the prestigious “PAADI” Dental Institute in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (Prince AbdulRahman Advance Dental Institute) , where he teaches graduate residents and also treats VIP patients of the Kingdom.

He is the Founder & Director of I.D.E.A.S. Institute for Dental Education & Advanced Surgeries -IDEAS Inc. which is dedicated to teaching dental professionals all aspects of Implant Dentistry, Bone Grafting and Periodontal Surgery as well offers ongoing mentoring through the Vancouver Implant Study Club. He is the Founder & Director of the exclusive multi-disciplinary “Vancouver Study Club”, which is the Vancouver Chapter of the world renowned SEATTLE STUDY CLUB

Dr. Irinakis has been honored twice by the American Academy of Periodontology with the “2005 Educator Award” for Outstanding Mentoring & Teaching in Periodontics and most recently the “2010 Educator Award” for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring in the Field of Periodontics.

He serves the Academy as a Reviewer for the prestigious Journal of Periodontologyand is a Member of the Editorial Advisory Board for the Journal of Implant & Advanced Clinical Dentistry. He is also a Reviewer for the Oral Surgery Journal. In addition, Dr. Irinakis has published several articles in peer reviewed journals on Implants and Bone Grafting.

Dr. Tassos Irinakis lectures actively in study clubs, conferences & hands-on courses for dental professionals nationally and internationally.

Thursday-Saturday, October 23-25, 2014 • Delta Grand Okanagan Resort • Kelowna, British Columbia

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