february, 2020

202024febAll Day282020 Melbourne ITI Education WeekPRESENTED BY A/Professor Stephen Chen, Professor Ivan Darby, A/Professor Roy Judge, Dr Chris Evans, Dr Philip Tan, Dr Vahed Parzham, Dr Benedicta Wong(All Day) AEDT(GMT+11:00) View in my timeMelbourne Oral Health Training and Education Centre (MOHTEC) Event Organized By: Melbourne Dental School Discipline:ImplantsFormat:Hands-on

Event Details

Registration for this program can be made NOW via the ITI web site link at: www.iti.org/educationweek

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.

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

Limit of 25 Places


Speakers for this event

  • A/Prof. Roy Judge

    A/Prof. Roy Judge

    BDSc, LDS, MDSc, PhD, Associate Professor (Prosthodontics)

    Associate Professor Roy Judge is Director of Continuing Professional Development and Head of Prosthodontics at the Melbourne Dental School. Roy is chief investigator of the Evident Study "Implant Complications in Practice: A Prospective Study". Roy is also in specialist Prosthodontic practice in Essendon.

    URL https://findanexpert.unimelb.edu.au/profile/1948-roy-judge

    BDSc, LDS, MDSc, PhD, Associate Professor (Prosthodontics)

  • A/Professor Stephen Chen

    A/Professor Stephen Chen

    BDS (Malaysia), MDSc (Melb), PhD (Melb), FICD, FPFA, FRACDS

    Stephen Chen is a periodontist in private practice in Melbourne, Australia. He is also a Senior Fellow in the Department of Periodontology at the University of Melbourne. Stephen Chen graduated from Melbourne University with a Master of Dental Science in 1987, and was awarded a PhD from the same university in 2009. He is past president of the Australia and New Zealand Academy of Periodontists, Australasian Osseointegration Society and Australian Society of Periodontology. Dr. Chen is a Fellow of the ITI and serves as Chairman of the Education Core Group.

    BDS (Malaysia), MDSc (Melb), PhD (Melb), FICD, FPFA, FRACDS

  • Dr Benedicta Wong

    Dr Benedicta Wong

    BDS (Otago), DClinDent (Perio)

    Specialist in Oral Implantology Benedicta completed her BDS in New Zealand in 2005 and was the recipient of the Ivoclar Student Research Elective Award, the New Zealand Endodontic Society Prize, as well as the Robert Lewis Cultural Cup. She went on to work in Mackay for Queensland Health and then moved to practice in both the public and private sectors in Malaysia. While there, she was an active member of the Malaysian Dental Association and served on several branch committees. She returned back to Australia in 2011 to complete her training as a periodontist and was then involved as a clinical demonstrator for the dental undergraduate program. In 2013, she completed her Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in the specialty of periodontics. She was awarded the Australia New Zealand Academy of Periodontists’ Medallion prize for her research thesis, which examined the association between haemolytic bacteria and periodontitis. She has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals, and is a member of the Australian New Zealand Academy of Periodontists (ANZAP), Australian Society of Periodontology (ASP), International Team for Implantology (ITI), Australian Osseointegration Society (AOS) and the Australian Dental Association (ADA).

    BDS (Otago), DClinDent (Perio)

  • Dr Chris Evans

    Dr Chris Evans

    Specialist Prosthodontist- DClinDent (Melbourne)

    Dr Chris Evans completed his BDSc (University of Queensland), and his MDSc in prosthodontics (University of Melbourne). He is in full-time specialist prosthodontic practice in Brighton, and has a branch practice in Albury, NSW. Chris has been involved with teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students at The University of Melbourne and has been involved in several international multi-centre clinical research trials. He has presented on implant dentistry and other prosthodontic topics throughout Australasia, Asia, America and Europe.

    Specialist Prosthodontist- DClinDent (Melbourne)

  • Dr Philip Tan

    Dr Philip Tan

    BDSc, Grad.Dip.Clin.Dent, MSD (Iowa), Grad.Cert.Pros (Iowa), FPFA, MRACDS

    A registered specialist prosthodontist from Melbourne, Australia, Dr Tan has published multiple papers and lectured on a variety of scientific and clinical topics including treatment planning decisions, restorative techniques for compromised teeth, use of ceramics with implants, magnification for prosthodontics and the accuracy of CAD/CAM systems. Currently involved in several research projects, Dr Tan’s current interest is the implementation of digital technology to everyday practice.

    URL www.mydentalspecialist.com.au

    BDSc, Grad.Dip.Clin.Dent, MSD (Iowa), Grad.Cert.Pros (Iowa), FPFA, MRACDS

  • Dr Vahed Parzham

    Dr Vahed Parzham

    Specialist Prosthodontist– DDS (SBU), DClinDent (Melb)

    Dr Vahed Parzham obtained his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Shahid Beheshti in Tehran in 2007 and his Australian Dental Council Certificate in Adelaide in 2010, after which he worked as a general dentist in both public and private sectors in Victoria, Australia. Dr Parzham subsequently finished his Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry in Prosthodontics speciality at the University of Melbourne. His research project for this degree was the outcome of implant therapy in private specialist and general practices in Victoria. He presented his project at the Academy of Australian and New Zealand Prosthodontists in Sydney in 2016. His study was submitted and approved for publication in the renowned International Journal of Prosthodontics. Dr Parzham is passionate about providing excellent care in the long-term management of worn, failing or lost teeth using crowns, bridges, onlays, veneers, dental implants, and fixed or removable prosthetic reconstructions. Dr Parzham is a member of the International Team for Implantology, the Australian Prosthodontic Society, and the Academy of Australian and New Zealand Prosthodontists. He is actively involved in lecturing and clinical teaching in the fields of implant dentistry and prosthodontics at the University of Melbourne.

    URL https://www.smilesolutions.com.au/our-team/dr-vahed-parzham/

    Specialist Prosthodontist– DDS (SBU), DClinDent (Melb)

  • Professor Ivan Darby

    Professor Ivan Darby

    BDS PhD Glas, FRACDS (Perio)

    Prof Darby is the current Head of Periodontics and is responsible for the school's specialization program in Periodontics, DClinDent(Perio). In addition, he also has involvement in the Grad Dip Clin Dent (implants), DDS, BDSc and BOH periodontics and implant surgery components. Ivan is also Director of Postgraduate Research and Education and Head of Population Oral Health & Periodontics. He also practices as a Periodontist in Moonee Ponds. Ivan is a past President of the ANZ division, Periodontal Research Group and Asia Pacific Region of the IADR. He is also Editor of the ASP journal, Periodontology.

    BDS PhD Glas, FRACDS (Perio)


Melbourne Dental SchoolThe mission of the Melbourne Dental School is to be a world-class, research-based school, offering education of the highest quality and to play a leading national and international role with particular relevance to the Asia-Pacific region. 720 Swanston Street, Carlton, VIC 3053


february 24 (Monday) - 28 (Friday) AEDT(GMT+10:00) View in my time

CPD Hours

40 hours of scientific CPD


Non-ITI Members $5,665 ITI Fellow/ITI Member $5,100

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