Week Long Introduction to Implantology Course

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Full Week

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for GDC registered dentists with little or no previous experience of implantology.

What does the course cover?

  • The theory and background of implant surgery
  • Anatomy and bone biology
  • Implant design and practical use of the surgical and restorative kits
  • Digital planning using SMOP software for guided surgery
  • Intra-oral scanning using Medit i500 Scanner
  • Soft tissue management, flap design and suturing techniques
  • Treatment planning, consent to treatment and post-operative care
  • Perfecting placement, grafting and closure techniques on models and pig’s heads
  • Simple implant placement on a live patient

Course aims and outcome

Our interactive course aims to provide participants with the basic knowledge and understanding required to carry out a dental implant procedure. By the end of the course, participants should have a basic knowledge and understanding of dental implantology and will have placed a dental implant in a patient under supervision.

35 Hours Verifiable CPD – Outcome C

Dr Kashif Hafeez – Theory days 1 and 2
Emma Downing – Day 3 Introduction to SMOP, Restorative and Digital Workflow
Dr Judith Stocker – Day 4 Flap design, anatomy to avoid, suturing and hands on with pigs heads
Dr Jonathan Willis – Case reviews and practical supervised implant placement

Taught by hands-on tuition in a clinical environment under the supervision of a team of highly trained professional tutors, Dentale’s courses are run in accordance with the GDC guidelines and The Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh Implant Diploma.

Additional information


Module 1 – 22nd – 23rd November 2021 – Shrewsbury, Module 2 – 24th November 2021 – Shrewsbury, Module 3 – 25th November 2021 – Shrewsbury, Full Week – 9th – 13th May 2022 – Dentale Bristol, Module 1 – 9th – 10th May 2022 – Dentale Bristol, Module 2 – 11th May 2022 – Dentale Bristol, Module 3 – 12th May 2022 – Dentale Bristol, Module 4 – 13th May 2022 – Dentale Bristol