Day 1: Surgical

Lecture (4 hours)

• Understand surgical principles
• Understand the atraumatic extraction technique, the art of bone preservation
• Understand socket classifications and how to treat them accordingly
• Learn various suturing techniques
• Understand material selection (sutures, membrane types, grafts)
• Comprehend graft containment
• Understand bone healing dynamics
• Understand maintaining vs. obtaining soft and hard tissue

Online (4 hours)

• Case for immediate implant placement
• Case selection and immediate planning
• Extraction technique
• Placement protocol and graft containment

Hands-on (4 hours)

• Suturing techniques on chicken breast

Day 2: Immediate placement

Lecture (4 hours)

• Learn how to treatment plan and execute immediate implants using CBCT technology
• Understand free-hand implant placement in immediate extraction sites
• Learn how to preserve bone using an atraumatic extraction technique
• Understand implant placement for denture patients
• Introduction to complex implant treatment planning (full arch)
• Discuss implant placement strategies; learn when to use a surgical guide and free-handed implant placement
• Learn about the different extraction socket types and how to graft around the implant
• Understand principles of graft containment
• Learn about grafting and membrane materials
• Understand Implant selection based on socket anatomy
• Learn how to use ISQ technology to aid in immediate extraction implant placement
• Learn how to use custom tissue formers for tissue management and graft containment

Hands-on (4 hours)

• Hands-on training using pig jaws (extractions, grafting, suturing, and socket preservation)