Introduction to Implant Surgery--for the general dentist who wants to get involved with implant surgery.
-Covers treatment planning, case selection, bone physiology; scientific protocols, single tooth and multiple implant placement; surgical demonstrations.
Bone Grafting/Augmentation Course
-participants will be able to recognize indications for bone grafting procedures, utilize the proper instrumentation for grafting procedures, and recognize anatomical landmarks pertinent to implant placement and bone grafting procedures. In addition, we cover site development, subantral augmentation, ridge splitting and piezo surgery techniques. A complete discussion of various bone grafting materials will also be covered.
August 22-23, 2008
-Discussion of all prosthetic components and their application
-Restoration of single tooth, overdentures, unilateral fixed bridgework, complete arch fixed bridgework
-Demonstration of uncovery and abutment placement.
-Impression techniques: closed tray and open tray
-Cementation vs Screw Retention
Date: April 11-12, 2008