Master Training in Oral Implantology

202020oct(oct 20)9:00 am23(oct 23)5:00 pmMaster Training in Oral ImplantologyFacilitated by Associate Professor Roy Judge, Professor Andrew Heggie, Dr Christopher Evans, Dr Eric Tan and Dr. William Zhang9:00 am - 5:00 pm (23)(GMT+11:00) View in my time Event Organized ByMelbourne Dental SchoolDisciplineImplants,Oral SurgeryFormatHands-on

Event Details

This Master Training Program in Oral Implantology is designed to assist you with learning and developing a systematic approach to master dental implant techniques as well as improving your surgical outcomes. The program is aimed at providing dental professionals with:

  • advanced knowledge of implant dentistry
  • increased skills to provide an accurate diagnosis
  • evidence based treatment planning
  • current restorative and surgical techniques.

Join our skilled dental specialists presenting in the areas of periodontics, prosthodontics and oral maxillofacial surgery who will guide you through different teaching modalities including lectures, demonstrations, interactive seminars, and hands-on pre-clinical sessions.

Major topics

  • How to select, assess and diagnose implant patients
  • Advanced 3D surgical and restorative treatment planning
  • Timing of implant placement.
  • State of the art implant surgical and restorative techniques and procedures
  • Ideal flap design and soft tissue management
  • Bone augmentation Parts 1, 2 and 3
  • How to increase the success rate of you implant surgery
  • How to choose appropriate prosthetic components and select materials such as angular abutments and CAD/CAM restorations in single and multiple implant cases
  • Implant loading protocols and occlusion design
  • Potential surgical and restorative complications
  • Surgical and restorative planning for advanced cases
  • Advanced surgical technique for atraumatic extraction and socket preservation
  • Aesthetic implant dentistry Parts 1 and 2
  • Connective tissue graft in implantology
  • Sinus lift and augmentation – radiographic assessment, 3D treatment planning and surgical techniques
  • Implant therapy in periodontally compromised patients
  • Secrets for the long-term success of implant therapy
  • A full arch reconstruction case – surgical and restorative treatment planning for fixed and removable prosthesis
  • How to maintain implants and implants-supported fixed or removable prosthesis
  • Hands-on pre-clinical workshops on models and pig jaws
  • Real case review and discussion



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)

  • Dr Christopher Evans

    Dr Christopher Evans

    Specialist prosthodontist - BDSc (Hons) (Qld), MDSc (Pros) (Melb), MRACDS (Pros)

    Dr Christopher 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.

    URL https://www.evansprosthodontics.com/info/

    Specialist prosthodontist - BDSc (Hons) (Qld), MDSc (Pros) (Melb), MRACDS (Pros)

  • Dr Eric Tan

    Dr Eric Tan

    Specialist prosthodontist - BDS (Adel), MDSc (Melb)

    Dr Eric Tan graduated in dentistry from the University of Adelaide and shortly thereafter completed a Masters degree in Prosthodontics from the University of Melbourne. He has lectured in Australia and internationally on topic srelating to implant dentistry, adhesion, aesthetics, occlusion and ceramics. He was formerly involved in the clinical teaching of fixed prosthodontics and implant dentistry at the University of Melbourne at the under graduate and postgraduate level for 13 years. He maintains a Private Specialist Prosthodontic Practice in Brighton, Victoria.

    Specialist prosthodontist - BDS (Adel), MDSc (Melb)

  • Dr. William Zhang

    Dr. William Zhang

    Specialist periodontist

    Dr. William Zhang is a registered specialist as a periodontist at the Periodontics and Dental Implant Specialist Centre in Hawthorn East, Melbourne. He graduated with Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Melbourne, and successfully completed the postgraduate study with high distinction and obtained the Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Periodontics) from the University of Sydney. He was subsequently awarded with the highest qualification in clinical dentistry, the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. Dr Zhang is a vice president of Australian Society of Periodontology (VIC branch), and an active member of the Australian Dental Association, Australian Osseointegration Society, International Team for Implantology and Australia and New Zealand Academy of Periodontics, He is the first periodontist in the world who has studied the magnitude of oral bacteraemia caused by flossing and scaling and root planing in patients withchronic periodontitis. Dr Zhang also maintains a strong interest in training the new generation of dentists. He presents lectures on periodontics and implantology to students and dentists both locally and internationally.

    URL http://www.pdisc.com.au/en/about-us

    Specialist periodontist

  • Professor Andrew Heggie

    Professor Andrew Heggie

    Specialist Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon - MBBS(Melb), BDSc(Melb), MDSc(Melb), LDS(Vic), FRACDS, FFDRCS, FRACDS(OMS), FRCS(Edin), FICD, FADI, FPFA

    Professor Andrew Heggie is currently Senior Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon and Clinical Professor in the Department of Paediatrics, at the Royal Children’s Hospital of Melbourne. He is also in a group private practice, Melbourne Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. His main interests are in the correction of congenital and developmental facial deformity and he also has extensive experience in bone grafting of the maxillofacial skeleton having been involved indental implantology since its introduction to Victoria in 1985.

    URL https://www.melbourneoms.com.au/surgeons/andrew-heggie/

    Specialist Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon - MBBS(Melb), BDSc(Melb), MDSc(Melb), LDS(Vic), FRACDS, FFDRCS, FRACDS(OMS), FRCS(Edin), FICD, FADI, FPFA


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20 (Tuesday) 9:00 am - 23 (Friday) 5:00 pm AEST(GMT+11:00) View in my time

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24 hours of scientific CPD


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