This module is an introduction to Oral Implantology and to the other modules to give an overall information to participants then to focus on each major aspects and further details in the other 9 modules to follow:
Anatomical vital structures
Bone biology and physiology
Patient preparation and treatment plan
Dental and medical history
Medically compromised patients
Physiology and Biology of Aging with reviewing different changes:
Teeth, mouth, jaw, skull, face etc. edentulous mouth, alveolar ridge atrophy, muscular changes, bite records, mucous membranes, old men´s face, “anatomical pitfalls”, Microbiology.
Reviewing different Oral diseases of Aging
Xerostomia, malignancies, caries, etc. dental age-related diseases and orofacial effects, effects on implant success, risk factors, bone diseases (Osteoporosis, Radio necrosis, Osteomyelitis, Bisphosphonates)
Dental implants (designs, Loading modes, placement modes)
Indications/contraindications of Implants.
Treatment plan and design, number of implants and prosthesis
Treatment plan for single tooth implant
Temporary restoration of single tooth implant
Treatment plan for partially edentulous patients
Treatment plan for fully Edentulous patients, mandible and maxilla
Implant prosthetics options
Anchoring and connection elements (attachments)
General principles of operation, Organizational prerequisites for the performance of Dental implants ( Marketing,Clinic, nurses, team, instruments, equipment and all requirements to insert implants,) Quality management: Hygiene, equipment, nurses, operation theater
Patient instruction, medico legal aspects consent forms, risks and risk management.
Preparation and incision
Individual steps of implantation
Introduction to augmentation (membranes and bone grafts)
Introduction and terminology
Membranes and bone substitute materials
Platelets concentrates, different techniques.
To decide when to use each type of membranes and bone grafts
Composite bone grafts what is the best percentage of mixing
bone augmentation after extensive bone loss in the maxilla
bone augmentation after extensive bone loss in the mandible
Edentulous jaw augmentation