september, 2022

202209sepAll Day10Surgical Extraction Course Melbourne 2022(All Day)(GMT+10:00) View in my timeMelbourne’s State of the Art Education Facility Event Organized By: ARIA Dental Ed Discipline:Implants,Oral SurgeryFormat:Continuum,Hands-on,In-Person


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4-Module Surgical Extraction Program | Melbourne

Oral Surgical Principles for the General Dentist 35 CPD Hours – Extraction course designed to begin or excel your surgical extraction education.

Didactic material and Hands-on Training



Module 1: Oral Surgery Principles

The initial Module aims at teaching you the necessities of Oral Surgery including: patient assessment, medical history, oral surgery principles, introduction to third molar extraction, consent and anatomy.  Topics covered:

  • Patient and case assessment.
  • Consent: surgical extraction consent protocols and cases that have gone before the board previously and learning from these examples.
  • Anatomy: Back to basics in dental anatomy.
  • Treatment planning: Patient driven treatment planning.
  • Radiography: CBCT (When, why, and how).

Module 2: Clinical Oral Surgery

Module 2 aims to expand the students learning in surgical execution, flap design, sectioning techniques and protocols, clinical prosthetic tips and more. 

Topics Covered:

  • Flap design and planning.
  • Suturing techniques and primary closure.
  • How to improve my denture design with pre-prosthetic surgery.
  • Surgical planning – Principles of sectioning. 
  • Removal of third-molars.
  • Hands-on pigs head and model training.

Module 3: Advanced Oral Surgery

Topics will be heavily clinically based, ensuring students are ready for live surgery. 

  • Atraumatic extraction techniques. 
  • Ridge preservation techniques.
  • Extraction considerations prior to implant placement.
  • Complications, management and prevention. 
  • When to refer? Interdisciplinary approaches.
  • Sterile set-up. 
  • Hands-on pigs head and model training.

Module 4: Live Surgery

Live Surgery goes over two days and enables students to treat their own patients, act as assistants, observe, have mentoring discussions, learn sterilisation protocols and key surgical principles in a clinical environment. 

Each student will be allowed one patient with up to 4 extractions. 

2022: Melbourne Group 3

Module 1: September 9th 

Module 2: September 10th

Module 3: November 18th

Module 4: November 19th and 20th

2022: Melbourne Group 2

July 15th

July 16th

July 17th

October 22nd and 23rd


2022: Melbourne Group 1

February 18th

February 19th

February 20th

April 2nd and 3rd



Speakers for this event

  • Dr Devika Iyer

    Dr Devika Iyer

    Specialist in Surgery and Periodontics

    Dr Iyer has a continued passion for surgery and periodontics. She graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1992 and commenced her practice Grandstand Dental Care in 1998 with a strong periodontal focus. Dr Iyer has been surgically placing and restoring implants for many years after receiving formal training in Implant Dentistry with the Australian Society of Implant Dentistry in 2005, her Masters in Oral Implantology from Frankfurt University and a Masters in Periodontics from the International Medical College Germany. She is also a Diplomate at the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (DICOI, USA).

    Dr Iyer has a real passion for working with patients to achieve the best possible comprehensive outcomes. She offers a range of solutions to help them from full arch dental rehabilitation using 4 to 6 dental implants, sinus lifting procedures, complex cosmetic and periodontal procedures, various non-surgical and surgical procedures including periodontal grafting and the use of Platelet-rich fibrin in the use of periodontal regeneration.

    Specialist in Surgery and Periodontics

  • Dr George C Alexopoulos

    Dr George C Alexopoulos

    BDSc (Melb), MBA (Monash), MSc (Oral Implantology) (Frankfurt), PhD (Melb)

    General Dentist

    BDSc (Melb), MBA (Monash), MSc (Oral Implantology) (Frankfurt), PhD (Melb)

  • Dr Praveen Nathaniel

    Dr Praveen Nathaniel

    Specialist Prosthodontist

    Dr. Nathaniel is a specialist prosthodontist in full time private practice in Glen Waverley, Moonee Ponds and Berwick. He is the principal dentist at the Melbourne Prosthodontic Centre. Dr. Nathaniel graduated as a dentist in 1986 and worked in general practice for 4 years then finished his Masters in 1992 at the University of Melbourne.

    He is well experienced in multiple implant systems, being involved almost at the start of implant dentistry in Melbourne. Praveen has been restoring over 10 systems over the last 27 years and placing 5 systems for the last 13 years. He is passionate about continuing education and has attended many courses with the leading figures in implant dentistry.

    Dr Nathaniel has had a long history of teaching the undergraduates, dental nurses, hygienists and overseas dentists as well as running and presenting continuing education courses for dentists including lectures and courses for numerous implant companies and University of Melbourne. He has lectured extensively locally, interstate and internationally

    Specialist Prosthodontist

  • Dr. David Goubrial

    Dr. David Goubrial

    Dental Surgeon

    Dental Surgeon


ARIA Dental EdOur Philosophy is to provide high level education, from specialists and clinical leaders in our field. We aim to provide: An innovative education front, Hands-on clinical practice to all members, Dynamic mentoring: giving you the opportunity to discuss cases directly with your lecturers Leaders in Prosthodontic and Periodontic principles surrounding implantology, Training for dental staff, including surgical set-up[email protected] 11-21 Gilby Rd, Mount Waverley, Melbourne 3149

CPD Hours



Early-bird $5,995.00 Normal price $7495

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