Study Club


Study Club

Dr. Steven Liu discusses and shares his expertise and knowledge in dentistry through various study clubs, helping to broaden the understanding of dental techniques.
Steven Liu DDS - Main Line Dental Implant Specialist

Dr. Steven Liu received his dental degree (DDS) from Kaohsiung Medical University in 1993. After graduation, he earned his DMD from University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Liu pursued two post-doctoral certificates in Periodontics, Periodontal Prosthetics and Fixed Prosthodontics, as well as Implant Surgical and Prosthetic training. He was an assistant professor/clinical educator of Restorative Dentistry in the department of Preventive and Restorative Sciences and the director of the Implant Dentistry Course at University of Pennsylvania and the Chair of instrument committee. Now, he is the Course Director of Aesthetic Restoration and Implant Dentistry in the academic department at the University of Pennsylvania. He is also the founder of Main Line Dental Implant Center.

His papers have been published in Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry, The International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry, Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry, Quintessence International. He is now considered a frequently requested speaker on the local and international scenes. Dr. Liu’s clinical research activities focus on periodontal prosthesis concepts and implant dentistry, including aesthetic and anatomy concerns for implant surgery and prosthesis. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology and the Academy of Osseointegration.



May 4, 2017 – Restorative Dentistry Solutions for Patients Missing Single & Multiple Teeth Download PDF ⇲

April 4, 2017 – Evolution & Advancements: From Implant Design to the Latest in Overdenture Therapy Download PDF ⇲

March 28, 2017 – Implant-Supported Overdentures: Treatment Planning for Success Download PDF ⇲

November 17, 2016 – Predictable & Contemporary Approach to GBR Download PDF ⇲

February 4, 2016 – Practical Implant Treatments for the General Practitioner Download PDF ⇲

November 6, 2014 – Influence of Implant-Abutment Design in Achieving Esthetic Treatment Outcomes Download PDF ⇲

October 17, 2014 – Creating Implant Provisionals to Support Soft-Tissue Management, Dr. Brody Hildebrand Download PDF ⇲

October 13, 2014 – Optimizing Hygiene, Regenerative and Implant Dentistry in the Everyday Clinical Practice, Tracy Anderson Butler, RDH, MFT Download PDF ⇲

May 1, 2014 – Restorative Tissue Level and Bone Level Implants with Simplicity and Confidence, Dr. Kenneth Kurtz Download PDF ⇲

April 3, 2014 – The Interplay Between Periodontics, Restorative Dentistry and Implant Therapy, Dr. Arnold Weisgold Download PDF ⇲

November 14, 2013 – Contemporary Concepts in Total Tooth Replacement,
Dr. Dwayne Karateew Download PDF ⇲

February 21, 2013 – Implant-Supported Overdentures – Treatment Planning for Success, Bridget Marron Download PDF ⇲

September 4, 2012 – Enhanced Implant Treatment – Part II, Bridget Marron Download PDF ⇲

June 21, 2012 – Enhanced Implant Treatment, Bridget Marron Download PDF ⇲

December 8, 2011 – A Simplified and Predictable Method of Treating Edentulism Using the Locator Attachment, Dr. Louis DeSantis Download PDF ⇲

November 10, 2010 – Contemporary Implant Dentistry: The Thommen Medical Implant System, Dr. Steven Liu Download PDF ⇲

October 7, 2010 – Restoring the Edentulous Arch: The Elegance of Simplicity, Dr. David M. Gardner Download PDF ⇲

May 6, 2010 – Harmonizing Dental and Facial Esthetics. Esthetics: The Key is Examination, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, Dr. Joseph Greenberg Download PDF ⇲

March 25, 2010 – A Simplified and Predictable Technique for Treating Edentulism, Dr. Louis F. DeSantis Download PDF ⇲

January 14, 2010 – Contemporary Implant Dentistry: An introduction to the Thommen Medical Dental Implant System, Dr. Allen Schneider Download PDF ⇲

November 14, 2009 – Occlusion Course – Part II, Dr. Arnold Weisgold Download PDF ⇲

June 5, 2009 – Occlusion Course – Part I, Dr. Arnold Weisgold Download PDF ⇲

May 28, 2009 – Lava Chairside Oral Scanner C.O.S.: Precise Digital Impressions to Improve Productivity, Dr. Mark Senkowski Download PDF ⇲

March 26, 2009 – Endo/Perio Lesions and Retreatment of Endodontic Failures, Dr. Sam Kratchman, Dr. Kenneth Lee, Dr. Allen Yang Download PDF ⇲

November 13, 2008 – Dental Materials: Behind the Scene, Dr. Sam Kratchman, Jon Fundingsland | Special Presentation: Treatment Options for the 5mm Pocket, Dr. Maki Ishii Download PDF ⇲

September 11, 2008 – Diagnosis and Sequence of Therapy, Dr. Morton Amsterdam Download PDF ⇲

June 11, 2008 – The Dentition as an Orthotic: What Can Functional Jaw Orthopedics in the Adolescent Teach Us?, Dr. Albert S. Chinappi, Jr Download PDF ⇲

May 1, 2008 – Immediate Implant Temporization, Dr. Andrew Coste Download PDF ⇲

March 13, 2008 – Periodontal Prosthesis – 50 Years in Retrospect, Dr. Morton Amsterdam | The Impact of Osseointegrated Implants as an Adjunct and Alternative to Conventional Periodontal Prosthesis, Dr. Steven Liu Download PDF ⇲

December 5, 2007 – Esthetic and Gingival Considerations for the Anterior Implant Restoration, Dr. Arnold Weisgold | Overview of Periodontal Concerns and Implant Placement in The Esthetic Zone, Dr. Steven Liu Download PDF ⇲

October 10, 2007 – Achieve Predictable Esthetic Success with Innovations in Dentistry, Dr. Steven Liu Download PDF ⇲



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