This introductory module is focused on management of extraction sites including Socket Preservation, and Implant Placement in both optimal and deficient sites. A comprehensive overview will help understand and advance proficiency in regenerating boneafter extractions and placement of implants with either a single stage or staged GBR approach.
This module runs for 4 days with three days dedicated to didactics and the last day dedicated to live surgeries by program participants. Hands-on exercises and live patient demo are included as part of the module. Didactics will cover proper diagnosis & treatment planning protocols, clinical techniques for atraumatic extractions, extraction site grafting & management of complications. In the clinical component, participants will be able to choose from a variety of cases.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Identify and diagnose defect pathology with appropriate treatment methodologies
Perform atraumatic extractions and routine grafting surgeries with proper selection of armamentarium
Accurately document and chart the cases for record keeping
Recognize, manage and prevent associated complications