CDITC is a training centre developed by Dr. William Liang, Director.
It consists of various levels of mentorship within the scope of Implant Dentistry.
Our mission is to promote implant awareness to the dental practitioner through quality continuing education programs. We aim to assist dental practitioners in the safe and effective delivery of dental implant services.
CDITC Programs are AAID approved mentor programs www.aaid-implant.org as well as approved by PACE AGD.
Dr. Liang attended the University of British Columbia and received his Bachelors degree in Microbiology in 1981 and his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 1983. At graduation, he was awarded the Canadian Oral and Maxillo-Facial Prize for highest standing in the area of Oral Surgery.
Dr. Liang is a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, Fellow and Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantology, Fellow of the Misch Implant Institute and Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
His past service to the profession and community includes the following:
•Interviewer for the admissions committee of U.B.C.Faculty of Dentistry
•Executive of the British Columbia Chapter of the Academy of General Dentistry
•Member of the College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia, Practice Guidelines committee
•Chairman of the United Way Campaign, Fraser Valley dental division
•President of the Fraser Valley Cast Gold Study Club
•President of the Academy of R.V. Tucker Study Clubs
•Part time member of the Faculty of Dentistry at U. B.C. , restorative dentistry
•President of the White Rock/Peace Arch Rotary Club
*Dr. William (Bill) Liang B.Sc., D.M.D., F.A.G.D., D.I.C.O.I., F.A.A.I.D., Diplomate, American Board of Oral Implantology
IMPLANT DENTISTRY PROGRAMS
1. AAID Vancouver MaxiCourse
2014/15 program registration open. (click here)
2. Implant Connection
Established since 2005 – a surgical mentorship program – currently full
Now evolved into the Vancouver Implant Continuum (click here)
3. Implant Prosthetics in General Practice
Introductory course to Implant Prosthetics.
4. BITE Club (click here)
Introduction to implants, providing the didactic content
you might be missing from your surgical study club.
A natural stepping stone to the Vancouver MaxiCourse.
Ongoing visiting faculty
Dr. Hilt Tatum