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Dealing with implant complications

In association with the University of Central Lancashire, School of Dentistry and supported by VSSAcademy.

Course information

This ITI Education Week, taking place at UCLan (University of Central Lancashire) in Preston, near Manchester, has been designed for clinicians with experience in the field of implant dentistry.

The program focuses on dealing with complications which can arise in implant dentistry, and soft tissue surgery. With a comprehensive and practical curriculum, it will educate in all aspects related to the topic, including

  •     Types of complications and how to avoid them
  •     Sinus lift procedures and techniques
  •     Implant removal techniques
  •     Abutment screw removal technique
  •     Live sinus lift surgery demonstration

This three-day course includes lectures and discussion, hands-on surgical skills practice on complication topics on models, pigs jaws, fresh human cadavers and live surgeries.

Event location

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Difficulty level Advanced/Complex
Language English
Venue UCLan campus and West Midlands Surgical Training Centre, WMSTC, University of Warwickshire & Coventry
Country United Kingdom
City Preston

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Faculty

Course director
Dr Fadi Barrak
BDS (Brist) 1993; FDS RCS (Eng) 1997; MB BS (Lond) 2000; DimImpDent RCSEd; FHEA; MSc.
Currently completing a PhD at Imperial College, London, entitled “Improving the dental implant tissue interface

Course presenters
Dr Colin Burns
Dr Pedja Pavlovic
Dr Flavio Pisani

Learning objectives

Aims:

  • To discuss and demonstrate current techniques available for implant fixture and screw removal.
  • To discuss and demonstrate sinus lift techniques and avoiding complications.
  • To discuss and demonstrate management and augmentation techniques for dealing with soft tissue complications in implant sites. This will include before implant placement, at exposure and with implants already in situ.
  • To discuss prevention of complications

Objectives:

1. By the end of the course the delegates should have the knowledge and understanding of techniques for

  • Implant fixture removal
  • Implant screw removal
  • Safe and predictable sinus lift techniques
  • Soft tissue complication management

2. The delegates to have hands on experience of the techniques for

  • Implant fixture removal
  • Screw removal
  • Sinus lift procedures
  • Soft tissue augmentation

3. Delegates to have a risk assessment system for avoiding complications

Course details

Day 1 - Thursday 20th October 2022 9am - 5p

Morning: Lectures and discussion

  • Types of complications and how to avoid them
  • Sinus lift procedures and techniques
  • Implant removal techniques
  • Abutment screw removal techniques

Afternoon: Hands-on workshops

  • Complications procedures using pigs heads/models and placed implants, e.g. implant removal
  • Sinus lift demo*
    * The live surgery demonstrations will be dependent on patients' consent and attendance. There is always the possibility that they might change their minds at the last minute and despite our contingency plans, there is a risk of no surgery. Therefore although we are planning this element, please be aware it may not be possible to observe it on the course

Implants will be placed in real bone and synthetic models with appropriate numbers for each delegate to try the various techniques.


Day 2 - Friday 21st October 2022. 9am - 5pm

Morning: Lectures and discussion

  • Soft tissue augmentation techniques for dealing with complications e.g. where there is a lack of volume or keratinised mucosa:

        - Pre-implant placement
        - At implant exposure
        - Implant in situ

Afernoon: Hands-on skills practice

  • Pigs heads soft tissue grafting exercises

Grafting techniques for dealing with soft tissue complications in implant sites will be practiced using pigs jaws. This will include the use of xenografts.


Day 3 - Saturday 22nd October 2022 9am - 5pm

All day: Hands-on skills practice

  • Soft tissue grafting exercises, sinus lifts, bone grafting, implant removal using fresh human cadavers

Accomodation

Accommodation Suggestions

As we have 2 course locations that are approx. 2 hours car drive apart, we suggest:

 

October 19-21, 2022 to stay in Preston

Course Location: University of Central Lancashire, School of Dentistry (UCLan)
Adelphi St, Preston PR1, United Kingdom

Hotel Suggestions

Legacy Preston International Hotel
Marsh Ln, Preston PR1 2YF, United Kingdom
12 minute
walk to UCLan

Premier Inn Preston Central Hotel
Fox Street, Preston PR1 2AB, United Kingdom
15
minute walk to UCLan


October 21-22, 2022 to stay in Coventry

Course Location: West Midlands Surgical Training Centre, University of Warwickshire & Coventry
2HJ, Clifford Bridge Rd, Coventry, United Kingdom 

Hotel Suggestions

ibis Coventry Centre
Mile lane, CV1 2LN Coventry, United Kingdom
12 minute car drive to the training centre

Coventry City Centre (Belgrade Plaza) hotel
Belgrade Plaza, Bond Street, CoventryCV1 4AH, United Kingdom
12 minute car drive to the training centre

Education Week Lancashire- Course Fee/General Information

Course fee

ITI Member:GBP   2'800.00
Non ITI Member:   GBP   3'500.00
  

 

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