With the increase of implant dentistry in our daily practice, the popularity of removable prosthodontics has been declining in the recent years. Find out if this set of knowledge is still needed in today’s dental practice and how it has evolved in the recent years.
Audience Take Away:
- Use of the knowledge of removable prosthodontics today
- Discover the suction effective mandibular complete denture ( SEMCD )
- Know how removable prosthodontics have advanced in the recent years
Dr. Kelvin Khng, B.D.S, M.S graduated from the National University of Singapore, Faculty of Dentistry in 2006. In 2009, Dr. Khng continued to pursue advanced specialty training in Prosthodontics at the University of Iowa, USA. After successfully completing his postgraduate training and obtained his Master of Science degree in Oral Sciences he then worked as a clinical fellow at the University of Iowa, College of Dentistry for a year before returning to Singapore. He is the founder and clinical director at Prostho Dental Office and also a part time tutor at the National University of Singapore, Faculty of Dentistry. Dr. Khng is a board certified prosthodontist both in the United States of America and in Singapore. He is past-president of the Prosthodontic Society of Singapore, a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontist, Fellow of the Academy of Medicine of Singapore, member of the Singapore Dental Association and a member of the American Prosthodontic Society. Dr. Khng lectures and conducts implant prosthodontics hands-on course annually. He is also an instructor for the suction effective mandibular complete denture technique.