october, 2020

This is a repeating event

202009oct9:00 am5:00 pmOral surgery: Flap designs, suturing flaps, socket preservation9:00 am - 5:00 pm AEST(GMT+11:00) View in my timeRoyal Australian College of Surgeons (RACS) Event Organized By: ADA VB Discipline:Oral SurgeryFormat:Hands-on,In-Person

Event Details

Gain hands-on skills in oral surgery focusing on basic surgical skills.

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

    • Perform different types of suturing on rubber pseudo skin
    • Design and raise a basic flap on pig jaws with teeth
    • Suture in a reduced access area
    • Ensure proper retraction and positioning of the assistant
    • Undertake biopsy incision and excision
    • Undertake socket preservation

Speakers for this event

  • Dr Sophia Richardson

    Dr Sophia Richardson

    Oral Surgeon- FRACDS(OMS) MBBS BDSc(Hons)

    Sophia is a Melbourne-trained Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, with international experience. She obtained her Dental and Medical degrees at the University of Melbourne, before completing advanced training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Following award of her speciality fellowship (FRACDS(OMS)), Sophia chose to undertake further subspecialisation in orthognathic (‘corrective jaw’) surgery and maxillofacial trauma surgery at The Royal Melbourne Hospital (2012), and at The Oxford University Hospitals Trust, United Kingdom, where she was the Senior Clinical Fellow in: orthognathic and maxillofacial trauma surgery, salivary gland pathology, and head and neck oncology (2013-2014).

    ​Since her return, Sophia has commenced private practice in Melbourne, and has appointments as an Oral and Maxillofacial Consultant at Monash Health, the Royal Melbourne Hospital, and the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne. She plays an active role in teaching and examining maxillofacial registrars, medical, and dental students.

    URL http://www.drsophiarichardson.com.au/

    Oral Surgeon- FRACDS(OMS) MBBS BDSc(Hons)


ADA VBThe Australian Dental Association Victorian Branch (ADAVB) is the professional association of Victorian dentists. We aim to improve the dental health of all Victorians, promote the highest standards of professional dental care and enhance the professional lives of our members. We support and advocate on behalf of dentists to build a stronger voice for our profession and to promote the oral health of Victorians. We listen to the concerns of Victorian dentists, monitor the impacts on our profession and focus on the priorities identified by our members.[email protected] Level 3, 10 Yarra St, South Yarra VIC 3141


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


ADA member $880, ADA member – recent graduate $610, Non-ADA member $1440, Non-ADA member – recent graduate $960

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