ITI Education Week Melbourne
Current Perspectives in Implant Dentistry
February 24 - 28, 2020


In association with the University of Melbourne, Melbourne Dental School


Course Information


The five-day Melbourne ITI Education Week is aimed at dental practitioners with an interest in dental implantology and who would like to gain insights into the digital implant workflow for planning and placement of implants. The course includes lectures, case discussions, live surgical and restorative procedures as well as hands-on sessions. It is designed to provide a sound basis for the treatment of patients with implants from both restorative and surgical aspects using the digital workflow.


Course Data

Date: February 24 - 28, 2020
Language: English

The University of Melbourne, Melbourne Oral Health Training Education Centre (MOHTECH), 723 Swanston Street, Carlton, Victoria.



Prof Ivan Darby
Head of Periodontics,
Convener Postgraduate Periodontics, 
Director of Graduate Studies, Melbourne Dental School

A/Prof Roy Judge
Head of Prosthodontics,
Convener Postgraduate Prosthodontics, 
Director Continuing Professional Development, Melbourne Dental School



A/Professor Stephen Chen, Professor Ivan Darby, Dr Anthony Dickinson, Dr Christopher Evans, A/Professor Roy Judge, Dr Vahed Parzham, Dr Philip Tan and Dr Benedicta Wong


Learning Objectives

  • Understand both restorative and surgical implant assessment and treatment planning
  • Understand straightforward and advanced implant prosthodontics and surgery
  • Be exposed to complex implant prosthetics and surgery
  • Understand the digital implant workflow


Lecture Topics

  • Current trends in placement and loading
  • Grafting in esthetic sites
  • Using digital workflow to plan surgery and restoration
  • Managing DICOM and STL data
  • Digital implant planning
  • Removable implant prosthodontics
  • Ridge preservation
  • Implant complications
  • Digitial complications
  • Interactive complication case discussion with faculty


Live procedures include:

  • Immediate implant placement
  • Multiple implant placement for fixed bridge work
  • Immediate restoration
  • Simultaneous grafting
  • Impression techniques and provisionalisation for single and multiple implants


Hands-on sessions include:

  • Data Acquisition and merging DICOM and STL files
  • Digital implant planning
  • Impression techniques for dental implants
  • Provisionalisation of dental implants


Case discussions cover:

  • Assessment
  • Common mistakes
  • Tips for improving outcomes
  • Long-term care of implants


Past Course Participant Feedback

"Great content. Interactions during live surgery were extremely helpful. Fabulous week of valued evidence base and practical knowledge and learning".


Course Fee

Non-ITI Member: AUD 5,665*
ITI Fellow/ITI Member: AUD 5,100*

*including coffee breaks, lunches and course dinner


No. of participants

max. 25


CPD Credit

40 hours


Difficulty level

Straightforward, Advanced and Complex


Click here to register
Phone +41 61 270 83 85
Fax +41 61 270 83 84

ITI International Team for Implantology
ITI Headquarters
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4052 Basel

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