This unit aims to provide students at the postgraduate level details of clinical decision-making and evidence-based information on implant clinical procedures. The student will be able to surgically place implants in various clinical presentations, perform the appropriate impression procedures and select the appropriate abutments and suprastructure materials. Minor bone augmentation procedures will be integrated into the surgical skill training to enhance implant outcome.
1 x 5 day block (8am - 5pm)
Barrier assessment/ viva voce (90%), log book details (10%)
Recommended resources including texts and publications will be provided in class.
Comprehensive knowledge in all aspects of General Dentistry, particularly in Restorative Dentistry and Oral Rehabilitation
(DENT5020 and DENT5021 and DENT5022) or DENT5357Co-requisites
physical and/or mental impairments jeopardizing performance of safe clinical dentistry and safety/health of patients and staff.