Dr Paul McKay

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Bachelor of Dental Science BDSc. (Hons)

Continuing Education:
Kois Center Graduate
Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists
Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists
Surgical Fellowship of The Misch International Implant Institute
Prosthetic Certificate of The Misch International Implant Institute
Advanced Bone Grafting Certificate of The Misch International Implant Institute
Accredited by Australian Society of Implant Dentistry

Dr Paul McKay is a General Dentist,and a Principal Dentist at Smile Artistry.  Dr Paul McKay concentrates on performing Rehabilitative Dentistry, Dental Implant Surgery and Prosthetics.  Dr Paul McKay graduated from the University of Queensland in 2003 with First Class Honours.  

Dr Paul McKay is a Graduate of the Kois Centre, Seattle USA, completing programs in General and Cosmetic Dental Excellence with Dr John Kois.  Completed programs include Treatment Planning, Occlusion, Perio-Restorative Interface, Implants - Fixed and Removable, Periodontal Surgery.  In 2005 Paul also visited The United States for advanced Digital Photography Courses. 

Dr Paul McKay has completed the Misch International Implant Institute Surgical Program and is a Diplomate of The International Congress of Oral Implantologists.  Dr Paul McKay is a member of The Australian Society of Implant Dentistry and The International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

Dr Paul McKay attends most major international Implant Conferences including The International Congress for Oral Implantology Conference in San Diego in 2012, Vancouver in late 2009, in Taipei in late 2006 and The American Academy of Implant Dentistry Conference in Chicago in October 2006.  Dr Paul McKay is trained to provide the latest in Computer Guided Dental Implant Surgery with most dental implant systems.

Continuing Education Certificates

2016

27 Hours - Kois Centre - Treatment Planning - Interactive Case Management - Seattle, USA

8 Hours - Clear Aligners Workshop - Clear Correct - Dr Derek Mahony - Sydney

4 Hours - Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

2015

27 Hours - Kois Centre - Occlusion - Advanced Restorative Management - Seattle, USA

8 Hours - Australian Society of Implant Dentistry - Alumini Lecture

8 Hours - Dental Axess - Digital Smile Design - Sydney

8 Hours - Dental Axess - 3 Shape Training - Sydney

6 Hours - ADAQ - Effetive Communication and Record Keeping in Dental Practice

50 Hours - Kois Centre - Biomechanics - Seattle, USA - CE Letter

Bite Magazine Article

2014

14 Hours - Biohorizons Asia-Pacific Conference

7 Hours - Teeth Express Course - Biohorizons

2013

3 Hours - E4D Digital Intraoral Scanning

8 Hours - Cone Beam Volumetric Tomography - Uni of Qld

9 Hours - Extraoral Radiography - Uni of Qld

4 Hours - Core3D Digital Technology Day

22.25 Hours - Dr Paul McKay attends - ICOI Spring Symposium - Las Vegas - Dental Implant Education

2012

8 Hours - Dr Paul McKay attends - Modern Endodontics for the General Dentist

21 Hours - Dr Paul McKay attends the Biohorizons Soft Tissue (Gum) Grafting Workshop with Dr Pat Allen in Sydney

21 Hours - Dr Paul McKay attends the Asia-Pacific Biohorizons Symposium in Sydney

20 Hours - Dr Paul McKay attends the Asia-Pacific Endodontic Symposium on The Gold Coast

30 Hours - Dr Paul McKay attends Winter Symposium of ICOI Dental Implants in San Diego

10 Hours - Dr Paul McKay presents poster on "Atraumatic Extraction at ICOI in San Diego

2011

2 Hours - Dr John Kois - Functional Occlusion: The Three P's

12 Hours - Dr Hom-Lay Wong - Soft-tissue and Hard-tissue Augmentation 

7.5 Hours - September - Dr Gordon Christensen - Dental Update - Brisbane

February - Dr Paul McKay becomes Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists

February - Attends Winter Symposium of the Int. Congress of Oral Implantologists in Las Vegas

February - Publishes poster at ICOI in Las Vegas on "The Place of Dental Implants in the Neglected Mouth"

2010

Graduation Ceremony - Surgical Class of 2010 - Misch International Implant Institute

Dr Paul McKay receives his Misch Surgical Dental Implant Surgical Fellowship from Dr Carl Misch and Faculty

Dr Paul McKay receives his Misch Surgical Dental Implant Prosthetic Certificate from Dr Carl Misch

25 Hours - 2010 November - Misch International Implant Institute Advanced Bone Grafting - ABG

This program covers Bone Augmentation Options, including Block Bone Grafting Concepts.  These advanced techniques improve surgical capabilities to achieve success and optimum results.  The Keys to Bone Grafting are presented in a comprehensive manner.  Included is bone anatomy and bone physiology.

25 Hours - 2010 November - Misch International Implant Institute Prosthetic Dental Implant Program P3

Prosthetic Course Three covers the completely Edentulous Implant Treatment Options for Removable and Fixed Prosthetics.  A review of generic terminology of implant components and overdentures.  Cement versus screw-in prosthesis covers indications and complications and ways to make the procedures more predictable.  Bar design and attachment selection types are reviewed in detail to provide knowledge of the best restorative option.  Full Arch Fixed Restorations in a step by step prosthetic concept is presented.

25 Hours - 2010 October - Misch International Implant Institute Surgical Dental Implant Program S5

Concepts for immediate loading, immediate restorations and progressive bone loading.  Four treatment categories are presented: Single tooth implants, multiple adjacent missing teeth, full arch fixed prosthesis and complete overdenture prosthesis.  Indications, contraindications and unique complications are presented for each of the four immediate load/restoration procedures.  In addition, the C-h moderate bone volume patient is addressed relating to the unique surgical procedures and treatment planning.

25 Hours - 2010 September - Misch International Implant Institute Prosthetic Dental Implant Program P2

Prosthetic Course Two covers details of esthetic single-tooth implant restorations and options for fixed prosthesis and short span fixed prosthesis.  Implant design rationale, treatment planning and the principles of cement prostheses are also presented.  Correct Abutment selection based on each case depending on design and prosthetic optioins.  Several comprehensive case studies are demonstrated to display Implant Protective Occlusion, joining of implants to teeth and Crown height Space considerations.

Dr Paul McKay becomes Fellow of International Congress of Oral Implantology (FICOI)

Dr Paul McKay receives the Graduation Certification at The International Misch Institute from Dr Carl Misch

25 Hours - 2010 March- Misch International Implant Institute Surgical Dental Implant Program - S4

Treatment for the Posterior Maxilla.  Sinus Lifts and Sinus Grafting is presented in detail.  The unique aspects of the program Maxillary Sinus Pathology and Pharmacology.  Complications for this region are covered.  

25 Hours - 2010 March - Misch International Implant Institute Surgical Dental Implant Program - S3

Two areas of concern for this session include Maxillary Anterior single tooth implants and barrier membrane particulate grafts.  the volume of bone and related procedures cover Division B bone augmentation.  Atraumatic Extractions and Socket Grafting are presented.  Indications for extractions and immediate implant insertion, aesthetic complication of implant position and angulation are covered in detail.

25 Hours - 2010 January - Misch International Implant Institute Surgical Dental Implant Program - S2

This session focuses on the knowledge of Root Forms and addresses methods to treat various bone densities.  The focus includes surgery, uncovery and short and long term complications of implants.  It addresses partial and completely edentulous Mandibular Overdentures and fixed prostheses for multiple adjacent missing teeth in the posterior mandible.  Altered surgical approaches that are dependent upon bone density are presented in detail.  Bone volume classifications include A and B.

2009

25 Hours - 2009 October - Misch International Implant Institute Surgical Dental Implant Program - S1

20 Hours - 2009 August - International Congress of Oral Implantology - World Congress - Vancouver

6 Hours - 2009 - Advanced Resuscitation

20 Hours - 2009 August - Invisalign Accreditation - Anterior Aesthetic Alignment

20 Hours - 2009 May - Nobel Biocare Symposium - Sydney

2008

6 Hours - 2008 November - UQ PiezoSurgery

2007

25 Hours - 2007 November - Gnathology - Equilibration - Sydney

12 Hours - 2007 - Momentum - Lecture

12 Hours - 2007 - Momentum - Advanced Case Presentation

12 Hours - 2007 - Momentum - Ensuring Ongoing Results

12 Hours - 2007 - Momentum - Improving Patient Systems

10 Hours - 2007 May - Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry - Dr Derry Rogers - Sydney

25 Hours - 2007 May - Gnathology - Diagnosis - Sydney

2006

40 Hours - 2006 October - American Academy of Implant Dentistry - 55th Annual Meeting - Chicago

25 Hours - 2006 November - Gnathology -Waxing

2005

2005 - American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry - Membership

7 Hours - 2005 September - UQ - Rotary Instrumentation in Root Canal

6 Hours - 2005 July - The Struamann Dental Implant System

3 Hours - 2005 July - Tooth in the Esthetic Zone Dental Implants

27 Hours - 2005 June - Kois Center - Restorative-Periodontal Interface

12 Hours - 2005 June - Kois - Esthetic Gingival Surgery

40 Hours - 2005 January - Australian Society of Implant Dentistry - Accreditation Awarded

27 Hours - 2005 January - Kois - Functional Occlusion 1 - Science Driven Management

2004

27 Hours - 2004 December - Kois - Treatment Planning

10 Hours - 2004 July - Australian Society of Implant Dentistry - Basic Accreditation Course

8 Hours - 2004 November - Australian Society of Implant Dentistry - Aesthetics Related to Dental Implants

15 Hours - 2004 October - Biolok - Surgical and Prosthetic Dental Implant Planning

8 Hours - 2004 October - 3i Dental Implant Treatment Planning

14 Hours - 2004 March - Biolok - Surgical and Prosthetic Dental Implant Planning

2003

Graduates from University of Queensland in BDSc. with First Class Honours