Special Offers Available:
Implant Dentistry for Maxillofacial and Dental Core Trainees
This course is directed at Oral and Maxillofacial surgeons/trainees who wish to have specifc training in Implant Dentistry. It will cover the necessary knowledge and skills required for appropriate case selection, treatment planning and safe, predictable implant treatment delivery.
This training programme ensures an evidence-based approach to Implant Dentistry with a sound foundation in basic sciences and surgical anatomy with emphasis on prevention and management of surgical restorative and biological complications.
This course runs over 6 months with 42 contact hours and a final assessment in the form of an OSCE and 3 case presentations.
VSSAcademy will help delegates to secure implant patients during and after the course. They also offer a mentoring service to ensure continued support and learning and safe patient treatment.*
* Mentoring is available at an additional charge
Module 1: Treatment planning and Aesthetic consideration.
Practical workshop: Treatment planning, in vitro implant placement and case discussions.
23rd June 2018
Module 2: Bone defects and their management. Implant and stent design.
Practical workshop: Use of bone substitute and membranes.
14th July 2018
Module 3: Restoring Implants.
Practical workshop: Impression techniques and use of restorative components.
15th September 2018
Module 4: Occlusion.
Practical workshop: Correct use of articulators, centric relation, occlusal prescription.
13th October 2018
Module 5: Posterior Maxilla, grafting procedures.
Practical workshop: Sinus lift technique – lateral and crestal approaches, bone and soft tissue grafting techniques.
9th November 2018
Module 6: Complications: surgical, prosthetic and biological.
Practical workshop: Communication skills, marketing, presentations and exam preparation.
10th November 2018